Bipin Patsani

Freshman - 505 Points (February 16,1951 / Badatota(Khurda) , Odisha, India)

Biography of Bipin Patsani

Bipin Patsani (b.1951) is an Indian English Poet from Odisha. His poems have been published in many prestigious literary journals and poetry anthologies including Indian Literature (Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi) , Indian Scholar (Raipur) , The Journal of Indian Writing in English (Gulbarga) , Chandrabhaga (Cuttack) , Kavya Bharati (Madurai) , The Brown Critique (New Delhi) , Poet (Chennai) , Poets International (Bangalore) , Metverse Muse (Visakhapatnam) , Poetcrit (Maranda) , Kafla (Chandigarh) , Bridge-in-Making (Kolkata) , Fantasy (Allahabad) , Skylark (Aligarh) , Rock Pebbles (Jajpur) , Sabd (Guwahati) , Replica (Cuttack) , Poesie India(Bhubaneswar) , Green Lotus (HOLI, BBSR) , Poetry Time, Voices (Berhampur) , Cyber Literature (Patna) , The Quest (Ranchi) , The Eternity (Jamshedpur) , The Heart Of The Millennium (Sussex, U.K.) , International Poetry (Bluffton, U.S.A) , Prophetic Voices (California, U.S.A.) , Ballads Of Our lives (ILP, U.S.A.) , Extasis Poeticos (Spain) , Perigramma (Greece) , Indo-Asian Literature (Delhi) , Indian Book Chronicle (Jaipur) , New Global Voice (Bangalore) and Explorers (Allahabad) .
His first poetry collection VOICE OF THE VALLEY was published in 1993 by Writers Workshop, Calcutta. His second collection “ANOTHER VOYAGE” and third collection HOMECOMING have been published by Wordsmith Publishers, Guwahati. He is a recipient of Michael Madhusudan Award/1996. Some of his poems have been translated into Spanish and Portuguese by Dr.Teresinka Pereira (President, IWA, U.S.A.) and Juan Torres (New York) . He has manuscripts ready for three other collections.

Bipin Patsani was born at Baratota(Badatota) , a village near Khurda in Odisha, India. He has been writing poems in English since his school days when he was a student of K.C.Vidyapith, Janla near Bhubaneswar. He studied English literature at P.N. Mahavidyalaya, Khurda and later at Ravenshaw College, Cuttack. He had been working as a teacher in Arunachal Pradesh from 1978 to 2012 and worked at Bomdila, Rupa, Kalaktang And Doimukh where he lived with his wife Manjula, two daughters Monalisa and Manisha, and son Amaresh who is hearing impaired. Now he lives with his family at his native place in Odisha, India. Contact: bpatsani@gmail.com

Bipin Patsani's Works:

1.Voice of The Valley, Writers Workshop, Kolkata /1993
ISBN; 81-7189-532-8(HB) , ISBN: 81-7189-533-6 (FB)
2.Another Voyage, Wordsmith Publishers, Guwahati/2010
ISBN: 978-81-906393-5-4
3.Homecoming, Wordsmith Publishers, Guwahati/2010
ISBN: 978-81-906393-6-1

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