Adharxila is a Literary Trust founded by Dr Rita Chowdhury in 2011 to guide and inspire the young talented writers of Assam. As its Managing Trustee, Dr Chowdhury had taken up a programme to reward young writers and assist them in writing. Adharxila has awarded six young writers of Assam with a laptop each and assigned them with specific subject to write six novels each for which it assured of Dr Rita Chowdhury’s guidance and assitance in publishing of those books.
As its first initiative, Adharxila has helped in publishing Anurag Mahanta’s new novel ‘Kongliyangor Maat’ by The Pangea House, Guwahati.
Of Late, another two novels of the same project got published- one is Gitali Borah’s Budhajaya (published by Ank-Bank) and another is Pankaj Govinda Medhi’s Shreehara (Published by Jyoti Prakashan).
Adharxila also organized one unique felicitation programme in Guwahati to felicitate three prominent writers for their literary contribution to the Assamese literature. These three writers are novelist Hiranya Bhattacharyya, Bhadra Borah and poet Rabindra Borah and Sananta Tanti.
ADHARXILA’S BOOK LAUNCH PROGRAMMES:
The Book release function of Geetali Borah’s “Budhajaya” and Pankaj Gobinda Medhi’s “Srihara” was held at the Gauhati Town Club in a glittering programme which was attended by Dr Rita Chowdhury, and a host of prominent personalities.