The book entitled "Kubera : Origin and Development" traces the origin of the concept of Kubera and in its different chapters the development of the idea of Kubera as the god of wealth, lord of the yaksas and the guardian og the northern direction is indicated on textual ecidence. The book studies the deity in his different aspects and exposes the personality of Kubera in all the spheres of his activity or in his contribution to the well being of the people.|
About the Author:
Dr.Chaturbhuja Satapathy received his M.A. Degree in Sanskrit securing First Class from Utkal University in 1973, M.Phil Degree in 1983 and he was awarded the Ph.D.Degree for his research work 'Kubera : Origin and Development' in 1990 by the Utkal University. He is now engaged in further research and is contributing valuable articles to various journals. Many Scholars are working under his guidence for their Ph.D. Degree.