Rohini Chowdhury

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Rohini Chowdhury is an established literary translator. Her primary languages are pre-modern and modern Hindi, and English. Her translations include the Ramcharitmanas, a sixteenth-century retelling of the story of Ram by Tulsidas, universally regarded as the greatest achievement of Hindi literature. She also writes for children, and has more than thirty books and several short stories to her credit. Her published writing covers a wide spectrum of literary genres including novels, short fiction, and nonfiction. She runs a story website at




Literary translation, children's writing
History, folklore, mythology, mathematics