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Towards reconciliation of Eastern and Western philosophy: A special reference to communication theory

Presented at the International Seminar on Critical Issues in Eastern and Western Philosophy organized by the University of Malta and the Nepal Academy in Kathmandu on 19 December 2016. Towards reconciliation of Eastern and Western philosophy: A special reference to communication theory Nirmala Mani Adhikary, Ph.D. nma@ku.edu.np Kathmandu University, Nepal […]


Sadharanikaran Model of Communication, Sahridayata and Sancharyoga: Selected Bibliography

Selected Bibliography on Sadharanikaran Model of Communication, Sahridayata and Sancharyoga (to be updated) Acharya, A. (2012). The sadharanikaran model and the ritual model of communication: A comparative study. A paper presented at the Young Researchers’ Conference organized by Martin Chautari, 2012 January 2-3, Kathmandu. Adhikari, N.M., & Shukla, A.K. (2013). […]


Discoursing Communication from the Perspective of Mainstream Hindu Philosophy

Originally published as: Adhikari, N.M., & Shukla, A.K. (2013). Discoursing communication from the perspective of mainstream hindu philosophy. Dev Sanskriti: Interdisciplinary International Journal, 2, 51-56. Abstract This article presents an appraisal of the discourses on communication from the perspective of maninstream Hindu philosophy. Communication theory has been witnessing a paradigm […]


Indigenous Theorization of Communication: The Sadharanikaran Model of Communication

Originally published as: Adhikary, Nirmala Mani. (2012). Indigenous theorization of communication. Rural Aurora, 1, 172-181. Abstract The paper presents an account of the sadharanikaran model of communication as an example of indigenous theorization. It also observes the advancement of communication towards multicultural, multidisciplinary, multi-paradigmatic discipline. In addition, it presents brief […]


Fundamentals of sadharanikaran model of communication

Sadharanikaran model of communication (SMC) is constructed and developed by Dr. Nirmala Mani Adhikary. Sadharanikaran model of communication (SMC) is a representation of communication process from Hindu perspective. It is systematic description in diagrammatic form of a process of attaining mutual understanding, commonness or oneness among people. It illustrates how […]