Dr. Nirmala Mani Adhikary is a prominent communication theorist from Nepal, Who is acclaimed for the Sadharanikaran Model of Communication and the theory of Sancharyoga. Dr. Adhikary is one of the most cited communication theorists in the very recent year. He is prolific writer-author/editor of 41 books published from Nepal and abroad including India. As many as 60 research article written by Dr. Adhikary has been published on journals, anthologies, encyclopedia etc. from across the world. Also more than 2500 articles, comments, literary pieces and reviews written by him has been published in newspapers, magazines and web-portals. Dr. has a instrumental for mainstreaming Hindu/ Bharatavarshiya communication perspective to global academia. He has recipient of the Bharatmuni Chair Research Fellowship of Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication, India. Since 2007,He has been teaching in the Department of Languages and Mass Communication, School of Arts, Kathmandu University, Nepal.