Editor & Editorial Board
Professor Kumar - Editor of Nidan

Editor-in-Chief: P. Kumar
(University of KwaZulu-Natal)

  • Nidān is an international journal which publishes contributions in the field of Indian Studies
  • Articles published in Nidān have abstracts reflected in the Index to South African Periodicals
  • Nidān is now distributed only through electronic media as a freely accessed journal from its main website: []
  • Articles published in Nidān are also available on Sabinet []


P. Pratap Kumar
Editor-in-Chief Emeritus Professor University of KwaZulu-Natal
Ajaya K Sahoo Associate Editor Associate Professor University of Hyderabad, India

Board Members

Member Institution Email
Anand Singh (Professor) University of KwaZulu-Natal
Michel Clasquin (Professor) University of South Africa
Goolam Vahed (Professor) University of KwaZulu-Natal
T.S. Rukmani, (Emeritus Professor) Concordia University, Canada
William Harman (Emeritus Professor) University of Tennessee, USA
Knut A. Jacobsen (Professor) University of Bergen, Norway
Martin Bauman (Professor) Universität Luzern, Switzerland
Purushottama Bilimoria Melbourne University, Australia
Yoshitsugu Sawai (Professor) Tenri University, Japan
Ramdas Lamb (Professor) University of Hawaii, USA
Kim Knott (Professor) University of Lancaster, UK
Corinne Dempsey Nazereth College, USA
Hanna Kim Adelphi University, USA
Antoinette DeNapoli University of Wyoming, USA
Anup Kumar 
Cleveland State University, USA
Brij Maharaj 
University of KwaZulu-Natal, SA
Mathieu Claveyrolas 
Centre for South Asian Studies, Paris

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