Science Communication in Hindi

Science Communication in Hindi is one of the mandates of NISCAIR. With continuous increase in the wealth of information and revolution of Information Technology with relevance to dissemination of science in Hindi, the role of NISCAIR has become all the more significant. Under this programme NISCAIR brings out wide range of Hindi publications ranging from research journals to popular science books and magazines.

Bharat Ki Sampada     CSIR Samachar     Popular Science Books (Hindi)     Research Journal (Hindi)

 Bharat ki Sampada - An Encyclopaedia  









Bharati Ki Sampada - Prakritik Padarth is an encyclopaedia on Indian raw materials based on flora, fauna and minerals, in which the entries appear in Devnagari alphabetical order. A series publication of 12 volumes and 2 supplements Bharat Ki Sampada is the Hindi version of The Wealth of India - Raw Materials  series with a difference in subject matter, volume-wise.  

Prepared by the experts, the articles in Bharat Ki Sampada series cover those plants, animals and minerals which render medicines, food products, beverages, fruits, nuts, spices & condiments, fats & oils, essential oils, masticatory, fumigatory, fibre, pulp, wood, and forest products, etc.  

Each entry in the series of Bharat Ki Sampada provides correct identification of plants and their scientific and vernacular names, in addition to relevant references, and index on the names in Indian languages. Articles on crop plants cover the aspects pertaining to cultivation, harvesting, storage, diseases and pests and their control, etc. For raw materials, the series covers information on the occurrence in the country, data about their production and yield and import and export.

So far 10 volumes and two supplements, i.e.,

  1.        Pashudhan aur Kukkut Palan (Livestock including Poultry) and

  2.         Matsya aur Matsyiki (Fish & Fisheries) of Bharat ki Sampada-Prakritik Padarth have been brought out. The work pertaining to the XI volume is in progress.

Bharat Ki Sampada -  Prakritik Padarth would be equally useful for industrialists, students, academic and research institutions, libraries, development officers and for the common man.  

Contact Person : Dr. Balak Ram, email:

CSIR Samachar

Monthly, Vol. 20

This house-bulletin of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research in Hindi covers various activities of different laboratories of CSIR, such as R&D Programmes/achievements, new facilities, Foundation Day Celebrations, Symposia, Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Lectures, Exhibitions, Demonstrations, Training Programmes, Honours & Awards, Visits, Appointments, New Publications, and very especially Dr Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Awards, etc.

Contact Person : Dr. Balak Ram, email:



Popular Science Books (Hindi)

The Hindi versions of the books already published in English under different series are also being taken up for publication with a view to disseminating science in Hindi.

Golden Jubilee Series:

Jeevan: Koshika se Koshika Tak   

Bal Phondke   

Rs 35/-  US$ 2/-    

 ISBN : 81-7236-002-9

Shareer Ek Samar Bhumi   

Bal Phondke   

Rs 20/-  US$ 2/-   

 ISBN : 81-7236-119-x

Sitaron ka Sansar   

Biman Basu   

Rs 20/-  US$ 2/-   

 ISBN : 81-7236-043-6

Sagar se Sampada   

T. K. S. Murti   

Rs 12/-  US$ 2/-   

 ISBN : 81-7236-016-9

Hukum ka Gulam   

Tapan Bhattacharya   

Rs 35/-  US$ 2/-    

 ISBN : 81-7236-020-7

Plastic hee Plastic   

Subodh Jawadekar   

Rs 12/-  US$ 2/-   

 ISBN : 81-7236-054-1

Krutrim Buddhi   

K. D. Pavate   

Rs 20/-  US$ 2/-   

 ISBN : 81-7236-061-5

Ek se Bhaley Do   

N. S. K. Prasad   

 ISBN : 81-7236-070-3

Antriksh mein Manav   

P. Radha Krishnan


 ISBN : 81-7236-120-3  

Mitti Ek Roop Anek B.C. Sharma ISBN : 81-7236-069-X  

Sci-Fun Series

Manoram Registan   

Vineeta Singhal  


ISBN : 81-7236-188-2

Vistas in Biotechnology Series

Gene Shakti   

Asis Datta & Sudha Bhattacharya   

Rs.30/-  US$3/-


Parakhnali Van   

A. F. Mascarenhas & Rajni Nadgauda   

Rs.20/- US$ 2/-   


Atiuttam Nayee Peeri   

Tarala D. Nandekar & Medha Rajadhyaksha   

Rs.20/- US$ 3/-    


Operation Gene   

Sukanya Datta   

Rs 20/- US$ 2/-   


Gene aur Jeevan   

D. Balasubramaniam   

Rs 35/-  US$ 2/-    

ISBN : 81-7236-158-0

Harmone ki Hulchul   

P. D. Gupta   

Rs 20/-  US$ 2/-   

ISBN : 81-7236-200-6

Krushya Gene   

Shakuntala Bhattacharya   

Rs 20/-  US$ 2/-   

ISBN : 81-7236-197-1  


Anmol Ratan Heera   

  A. R. Varma   

Rs 20/-  US$ 2/-  

ISBN : 81-7236-077-0

Suraj ke Aangan Mein   

  Devendra Mewari   

    Rs 42/-

ISBN : 81-7236-088-6

Bharatiya Vaigyanic evam Audyogic Anusandhan Patrika

This peer-reviewed journal publishes research articles, reviews, book reviews, conference reports etc. in Hindi.  

Contact Person : Dr. Balak Ram