NATIONAL BOOK TRUST

The Trust publishes general reading material for all segments of society and for all agegroups, including books for children, post-literacy reading material for neo-literates, and Braille books for the visually challenged. Moderately priced books including fiction, nonfiction, supplementary reading material, informative books on a variety of subjects are published in English, Hindi and all major Indian languages.

During the Golden Jubilee year of the Trust, a special project, Golden Jubilee Anthology series was initiated for the first time in the country. In this unique series, special language anthologies of post-independence writings—poetry, short story and drama are being published. So far, 23 anthologies have been brought out in various Indian languages.

The Trust organizes book fairs and exhibitions throughout the country at rural, regional, state and national levels. The New Delhi World Book Fair, the largest book fair in Asia and Africa, was organized from 2 to 10 February 2008. Spread over an area of 45,500 square metres in Pragati Maidan, it covered thirteen halls with 2,500 stalls and stands, had more than 1,343 participants, including 41 foreign countries. Besides, international bodies such as ILO, WHO, UNICEF, European Union, among others also participated.

A special feature of the book fair this time was Rights Exhibition of books on and by Mahatma Gandhi titled ‘In Words and In Deeds’. The exhibit also included rare audiovisual material and documentaries. A Rights Catalogue was also brought out for the benefit of general readers. Other book fairs organized during the year 2007-08 include two National Book Fairs at Varanasi and Nagpur and ten Regional Book Fairs including three in the North-East Region. About 1796 Pustak Parikramas were also organized throughout the country.



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Sri Ramakrishna and Spiritual Renaissance
by Swami Nirvedanan...
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Pubisher: Rama Krishna Mission
Sri Krishna Yoga
by Swami Sarvagatan...
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Pubisher: Rama Krishna Mission
The Upanishads
by Swami Prabhavana...
$4.99
Pubisher: Rama Krishna Mission
Iron Artifacts History, Metallurgy,Corrosion and Conservation
by Jyotish, Shyam N...
$46.99
Pubisher: Agam Kala Prakashan