In memoriam Sib Narayan Ray

  • post Type / Humanists International News
  • Date / 5 March 2008

Sib Narayan Ray died on 26 February 2008 in Santiniketan, India at the age of 85. He served on the executive committee of IHEU from 1952 to 1962.

He edited Jignasa, a Bengali literary quarterly; was former editor of Radical Humanist weekly; taught Indian studies at Melbourne University, Australia; taught at South Indian Education Society (SIES) college, Bombay; and was president of the Raja Ram Mohan Roy foundation library.

His works include:

Gandhi, India, and the World An International Symposium (1970)

Selected Works of M. N. Roy, in three volumes (1991 -2000, with M. N. Roy)

Selected Writings of M N Roy (1988, 2000)

The Universality of Man: The Message of Romain Rolland : addresses and papers of international seminar organised jointly by the Sahitya Akademi and Festival of France in India, 15-17 January 1990

In Freedom’s Quest: Life of M. N. Roy (1998)

(Reported on Philosopedia.org).

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