About the Author - DR. GUNVANT B. SHAH
DR. GUNVANT B. SHAH
Born in Rander (Surat) on March 12, 1937; was educated in Surat and Baroda.
Worked as Lecturer and Reader in the M. S. University of Baroda, Baroda (1961-72); Visiting Professor to the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (U.S.A.) in the year 1967-68; Professor and Head, Department of Education, Technical Teachers’ Training Institute, Madras (1972-73); Professor of Education S.N.D.T. Women’s University, Bombay (1973-74)
Visited many countries:
Writes lyrical essays, poetry, novels in Gujarati. Published many books literary and educational.
Was a consultant to Asian Development Bank (Manila) for education in Bangladsh(1984-85)
Visiting Professor in Arizona State University, Tempe (U.S.A) in 1985
Was awarded Ranjitram Chandrak, The highest honour in Gujarati literature (1997).
Founder of a youth movement Panchasheel in Gujarat.
Spends his time in reading, writing, reflecting and self-actualizing.