Independent Translator, Editor and Localization Professional – More than 12 years of translation, editing, and transcription and proofreading experience – Versatile experiences of dealing with all type of texts: worked as a reporter/copy-editor/assistant editor with main stream Indian Hindi media; translated and edited millions of words; edited around 50 books and transcribed hundreds of audio files – Life Member of prestigious Linguistic Society of India – Member of Unicode – Prestigious professional degree of journalism Post Graduate Diploma in Hindi journalism from IIMC, New Delhi – I believe that during translation we should try to recreate the source into the target aesthetically.
I have translated approximately three million words, edited three million words, transcription of around one million words till date. I never missed any deadline in my 12 years career.
I am working with some more than fifty LSPs and translation agencies. I have translated some Microsoft’s and Google’s softwares in Hindi. Last year I got one prestigious Sarai FLOSS fellowship for translation.
Apart from these, I am working for Osho International Foundation for Editing Hindi books of Shri Rajnish. I have edited 20 books. I am having extensive journalistic experience with several National Hindi Daily and portal of India. I worked with Dainik Bhaskar, Literate World, Hans, Aajtak, and also worked with some publishers of Hindi. This helps me in great way to translate all type of text.
IT (Information Technology), Internet, Computers, Telecoms, Games, Software, Media Multimedia, General, Conversation, Greetings, Letters, Brochure, Advertisement, History, Political Science, Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, Law (general), Tourism & Travel, Medical are domains where I have worked extensively.
It makes my life easy that language is not only my profession, it is my passion and hobby as well. I run an website www.literatureindia.com, a comprehensive cultural portal of India and it aims to have all information and news related to Indian cultural panorama. Along with this portal, I have started www.bhashaghar.in that aims to create an space for languages that can enable even a small language to be digitally advanced.
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