Books

This book, on the traditional performing arts of Uttar Pradesh, compiled by D.P. Sinha and published by U.P. Hindi Sansthan (1990) is one of the books of its kind that deeply explores the various folk dances emerging from Uttar Pradesh, all the way from its mountains in the Himalayan foothills of Kumao and Gadhwal to the plains of Avadh and Bhojhpur. The foreword is written by the Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Satyanarayana Reddy and the introduction by the then Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Mulayan Singh Yadav. The dance index includes folk dances, tribal dances, folk theatre, as well as folk songs. This book will remain an important archive of the performing arts of Uttar Pradesh that are slowly becoming lost with the march of time. Available for purchase at U.P. Hindi Bhavan, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Lucknow, U.P. 

This book, the Ramayana Tradition and National Cultures in Asia, co-edited by D.P. Sinha and Satchidanand Sahai, is a compilation of the papers delivered by Indic scholars from India and 14 other countries. The papers make a serious attempt to explore the impact of Ramayana traditions in performing arts, folklore, architecture, social customs, and languages of the various countries in which the Ramayana tradition traveled in ancient times. The foreword of this book has been written by the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Narayan Datt Tiwari and the introduction by D.P. Sinha. This book has become a treasure in world libraries and is frequently quoted in academic papers tracing the impact of Ramayana on emerging world cultures. This book has been published by the Department of Cultural Affairs, Government of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow. 

Sahityakaar Niredeshika, edited by D.P. Sinha, is a directory of Hindi Littérateur from the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. This directory was ​the first of its kind and published by Hindi Sansthan, Lucknow. This directory is available with the publishers. ​