Dr. Subhashree Lenka is an eminent Odia poet and writerwho has to her credit four collections of poems. Her research work was on the Freedom Movement in Odia Novels. Shehas been a lecturer in Odia Literature and has written columnsin Odia newspapers and articles in journals. A social activist,she has been involved in child welfare activities and is atpresent a Member of the Juvenile Justice Board, Balasore.She is also the State Coordinator of Sahitya Ghar, a forum of the Sambad Newspaper, which organises literary programmes
The poems in this volume have been translated by some of the leading Odia poets, writers and translators: Jayanta Mahapatra,Ramakanta Rath, J.P.Das, Sumanyu Satpathy, Jatindra Nayak,Mamata Dash, Yashodhara Mishra, Aurobindo Behera, SangramJena and Snehaprava Das.