Prabuddha Biswas (b. 1962) is a Research Writer and Freelance Journalist.
He has written more than 100 articles on the history and heritage related
issues of Patna and Bihar; which got published in national dailies and other
magazines. Mr. Biswas has penned a book, “THE MAKING OF THE FIRST
CANTONMENT OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT IN PATNA, 1757-1768”.
He was the editorial team member of two government publications: - (i)
PATNA – A MONUMENTAL HISTORY (2008) (ii) MONUMENTS OF BIHAR
(2011). Both books were published, by the Department of Art, Culture and
Youth, Government of Bihar.
Presently, Mr. Biswas is keenly involved in the research work of military
warfare and war strategies. He is also working in exploring communication
routes, passing through Bihar during various historical periods. He has
delivered several lectures on related issues on the invitation of various
revered institutions of the state, which include Patna Museum, K. P.
Jayaswal Research Institute, Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Public Library, and
Virasat among others.
He did his Master’s degree in Geology from Patna University and did his
post-graduate Diploma in Marketing (Advanced Program for Marketing
Professionals – APMP-4) from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.
He had developed great passion for the history of Bihar, while contributing in
Journalism and in the course of crisscrossing the state of Bihar as ‘marketing
Mr. Biswas earns his living by working in the ‘Development Sector’.
Presently, he is working as Marketing Expert in the Project, “Development
of Handicrafts in Bihar”, under the aegis of Upendra Maharathi Shilp
Anusandhan Sansthan (UMSAS), Department of Industries, Government of