About Me

 Barun Roy

Name: Barun Roy

Date of Birth: 4th of November 1977

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Born to: N. Roy & Parbati Roy

Religion: Student of all religions

Educational Qualification:

B. Tech (computer engineering) Madras University

Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Aided Designing

Hindustan Institute of Engineering

Technology, Chennai

Diploma in Journalism – Management Studies Promotion Institute, N. Delhi

 Associated as:

1. Editor – BEACON (1998 – 2000)

2. Editor – THIS WEEK (weekly English newsmagazine) (2001 – 2003)

3. Editor – THE HIMALAYAN TRAVELLER (monthly English travel magazine)

Published Works:

1. Portraits of Life – A collection of short stories, Beacon Publications, 1998

2. Beginners Guide to Journalism – Pustak Mahal Publishers, 1999 (3rd ed.)

3. Slim and Smart Body – Pustak Mahal Publishers, 2000 (3rd ed.)

4. Words, just words – A collection of couplets, Beacon Publications, 2001

5. Sunset Dreams – A Novel, Beacon Publications, 2004

6. Fallen Cicada – Unwritten History of Darjeeling Hills, 2003

7. Divine Comedy – A Play in One Act, Beacon Publications, 2001

8. Modern Student Journalism, Pointer Publishers, 2003

His Holiness The Dalai Lama

One of the greatest moments of my life was when I offered ‘Sunset Dreams’ to His Holiness The Dalai Lama at a press conference in Governor’s Palace in Darjeeling. His Holiness opened the book and going through the pages stopped somewhere and read for almost ten minutes having the press wait silently as he read. Suddenly, noticing us, he closed the book, looked at me and smiled, “will finish it off tonight.” 

As a journalist I had gone there to cover the conference. 


10 Responses to “About Me”

  1. Hi Barun! Very interesting profile and a good site. Wish you success. Perhaps we can do something together.

  2. Thanks Mr. Satish It would be absolutely fantastic doing something together. I have decided to send you some of my stories and poems.


  3. God bless you and your family Barun! Very interesting profile and a good side. Please send an e-mail message to me.

  4. Dear Barun
    I am really happy to your activities . I can still remeber your direction on the Divine cony that was staged at St. Joseph’s College.


  5. Hi,

    Barun Bhaiya Am so happy and feel lucky to read a interesting personality’s profile like you and i appreciate the help that you are doing through giving sujestions to who are in need of them and here is my ID : Santosheluru@gmail.com hope u will reply me and i want to be in touch with u and you can also find me on orkut just type Santoshe mp3 in search box.

    ALL THE BEST Bhaiyaaa.. Waiting for your reply

  6. Himanshu Pathak Says:

    An interesting blog Barun….. I appreciate your thoughts……

  7. Its really pleasure to read your posts for me. thank you very much for such interesting posts. one thing iam interested to read about pitcher plant.
    and want to keep in my garden so please tell me where i could buy? in nepal in which places pitcher plant found.

  8. Hi Barun,

    I consider myself fortunate to reach your blog. The pictures and the information are captivating.

    Wish you good luck . Would love to visit often.

    Best regards,


  9. Prakash Rai Says:

    I would like to get in touch with you with regards to reporting and updating about our activities at ALL INDIA NEPALI BHASHA PARISHAD. Please give your contact details so we can send in you a hard copy of the report.

    Prakash Rai
    General Secretary

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