DR. MANORAMA BISWAL MOHAPATRA
Born on 27th November 1948. Dr. Manorama Biswal Mohapatra has proved her talent as an established poet. Some of her books have been translated in English, Hindi, Bengali and Aasames languages. She is a recipient of ‘JANKAR’ award and in the year 1999, Orissa Sahitya Academy has adorned her with the award for her poetry book FALGUNI TITHIRA JHIA, JANHARATIRA MUNHA, SMRUTI SRABANA, PRATIBIMBA, SABADARA PRATIMA, PHALGUNI TITHIRA JHAI, SWATILAGNA, BISWASARA PADMABANA, PHULA PHUTA MUHURTA. Her lyrics include SAJALA MEGHARA CHHAI, MITHUNA CHAMPU, RAGA MALHAR.
Her essays include BHABANARA BHASKARJYA, MANSINGHANKA KAVYA KIRTI, SMRUTITA KADAPI NUHEN PHINGIBARA.
Her children’s literatures include KETEKATHA KETEGEETA, AAJI KUNMUNIRA JANMADINA, TIKI BAGICHARA TIKI CHADHEI, AME SABU TIKI PHULA AND AARE MEGHA AA.
Her translations works include – ‘The will come back as clouds again only a poet can dream (in English) and SWATILAGNA, SABDA PRATIMA, KABHI JEEVAN KABHI MRUTYU (In Hindi).