Haipou Jadonang Memorial Lecture on the 86th anniversary of his martyrdom will be organized at the Delhi School of Economics in association with Rongmei Phwam Delhi on 29th August 2017 at the Vivekananda Hall.
The Department of Sociology, DSE started the North East India Studies Program in 2015 with Dr .Kamei Aphun as the convener to address important issues and events of the North East region.
Dr. Aphun who is also a recipient of many International Awards stated that this time, DSE will collaborate with Rongmei Phwam Delhi (RPD) to pay the most befitting tribute to Haipou Jadonang and to bring the Martyr at the global academic platform which will be a historic one.
Prof. Pami Dua (Director, DSE), Prof. Roma Chatterji (HOD, Sociology, DSE) and Prof. Hira Paul Gangnegi (Former HOD,Dept.
of Buddhist Studies) will also be speaking on the historic occasion.
The Memorial Lecture of the day will be delivered by Dr. Kamei Aphun who is also one of the advisors to RPD.
The participants will include eminent scholars and distinguished guests/invitees from various universities like JNU,Jamia Millia Islamia, Ambedkar University, Amity University etc. besides many renowned Professors and Academic Deans from Delhi University.
Haipou Jadonang was a mystic rebel who galvanized a movement against British imperialism and cultural invasion of the west and started a ‘Heraka religion’ to fight against cultural and religious encroachment.