Dr Rati Saxena - is an eminent Hindi poet,
translator and Sanskrit scholar. She has
authored three collections of poems in Hindi
(Maya mahathagini, ajanmi kavita ki kokh
se, sapane dekhata samudra) and one each
in English and Malayalam (in translation).
Besides, she has written several research
articles on Vedic literature and Indology
and published critical studies. Her poems
are translated in different languages like
Malayalam, Punjabi, KonkaNi and Tamil etc.
Rati Saxena poetry represented in
various journals of other part of world
like Verasal ( Amsterdam, Netherlands
and printed in Prague), Edgar literary Magazine
(Texas) and gumball poetry etc. Thus establishing
a sound reputation as an academic critic.
Rati Saxena has translated 9 books from
Malayalam to Hindi. Translations of some
of the most well known Malayalam poems and
novels have earned her nation-wide respect
and recognition. She has written a book
on famous poet of Malayalam -Balamaniyamma.
Among the several awards she has received,
the most coveted is the Kendra Sahitya Akademi
Award for Translation in 2000. She is also
a recipient of the prestigious Indira Gandhi
National Culture and Arts Fellowship, which
helped her complete this path-breaking work
A seed of mind-a fresh approach to
I, in Udaipur
Girls from Good