1 - 5 February 2024 | Hotel Clarks Amer, Jaipur

Makarand R. Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is a long-standing Professor at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He also served as the Director of the Indian Institute of Advanced Study. A poet, critic, novelist, and columnist, he is the author of several books, including JNU: Nationalism and India’s Uncivil War (2022), Identity’s Last Secret (2022), and Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity (2020). The 150th-anniversary edition of The Penguin Sri Aurobindo Reader, edited by him, is scheduled for release in 2023.


22 Jan | 04:00 PM - 04:50 PM | Venue - DURBAR HALL

187. Sing, Dance and Pray

Hindol Sengupta in conversation with Makarand R Paranjape

23 Jan | 02:00 PM - 02:50 PM | Venue - Hawthornden Foundation MUGHAL TENT

225. Sri Aurobindo and Philosophy

Pariksith Singh in conversation with Makarand R Paranjape

20 Jan | 05:30 PM - 06:20 PM | Venue - Fondation Jan Michalski BAITHAK

91. Poetry Hour

Mani Rao, Abhay K, Nand Bhardwaj and Makarand R Paranjape, moderated by Anamika

23 Jan | 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM | Venue - FRONT LAWN

241. Closing Debate: The Right and Left Divide Can Never be Bridged

Jawhar Sircar, Purushottam Agarwal, Vandana Shiva, Makarand R Paranjape, Pavan K Varma and Priyanka Chaturvedi, moderated by Vir Sanghvi

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