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Mamata Dash
Born Mamata Mohapatra
4 October 1947 (1947-10-04) (age 73)
Jagatsinghpur
Nationality Indian
Education B.A.
Alma mater Utkal University
Notable awards Odisha Sahitya Academy Award, Bharatiya bhasa Parishad awards, bishuba award bhanuji rao award
Children 2 daughters

Mamata Dash (nee Mohapatra ; born 4 October 1947) is an Odia poet, writer and translator from Odisha, India. A moment beyond time She was awarded the Odisha Sahitya Academy Award for her poetry collection Ekatra Chandrasurya.

Biography

Mamata was born on 4 October 1947 at Jagatsinghpur. Her father Ramachandra Mohapatra was a doctor. Her Mother's name was Pankajmala. She had 4 sisters and 3 brothers. She had her early education at Jagatsinghpur before moving to Ravenshaw Girls School, Cuttack. She started writing at age of nine. Few of her poems were published in Meenabazar, a children's monthly. Spouse name is Dr.Raghunath Dash

Works

Mayandhakara Atikraman Aama sahityare shriradha bilasa A moment beyond time

Recognition

  • Odisha Sahitya Academy Award, 1987
  • Bhanuji Rao Award from Gangadhara Rath foundation
  • Bharata Naik Smriti Sammana from Sambalpur University, Odisha
  • Fellowship from Government of India (Department of culture)

Bharatiya Bhasa Parishad award Sachi Rautray sammana Kalindi panigrahi smruti sammana

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