19 March 2023 | 09:00 pm IST | 03:30 pm UK | 11:30 am EST (USA) | 10:30 am CST | 08:30 am PST



Durgesh Oza

Author, Singer, Stage and TV artist, Short Story Writer, Blogger

Author,Singer, Stage-T.V.Artist. More than 175 short stories,laghukatha,articles etc.have been published in Gujarati magazines,newspapers, Aakashwani, blogs etc.in India and abroad.

His Laghukatha VARSAGAT has been included in Gujarati Textbook of Eng.Medium 9th Standard by Guarat Rajya shala Pathypustak Mandal, Gandhinagar.

  • • Performed in TV Serial MERI KAHANI of DOORDARSHAN Channel DD-1.
  • • Literature: - From 1991 'Kumar, Navchetan, Akhand Anand, Gujarat, Chitralekha, Abhiyaan, Shabdsrishti, Parab, Balasrishti, Samana, Abhishek, Shabdsar, Sadhana, etc. various magazines, Phulchhab, Divyabhaskar, Gujarat Samachar, V. More than 230 works have been published in newspapers, Akashvani, blogs, etc. For two and a half years, the 'Laghukatha' column became famous in Ravipurti of 'Phoulchaab'.
  • • Inclusion of 'Varasagat' short story in English medium Gujarati textbook of class 9 by Gujarat State School Textbook Board, Gandhinagar since 2016.
  • • Published Books : 'Akshat', 'Butterfly's Password' (two short story collections), 'Khel', 'Mara Sapna no Akash'- (two story collections)
  • • Short story- 'Varsagat' in the book "Laghukathasanchaya" edited by Mr. Mohanlal Patel and Mr. Prafullabhai Rawal published by Gujarati Sahitya Parishad and comic strip- 'Kharkharano Uthmana' published in the book "Gujarati Gaikal-Gaikal and Aaj" edited by Mr. Rajendra Joshi in Gurjar Prakashan.
  • • The life-saving story 'Navajeevan', which takes people away from the suicidal mentality, has been distributed as prasad by more than 10000 brochure during board exams in 2011 with the help of Leo Club, Porbandar and this work is still on.
  • • Invited as an expert speaker in the short story session at Sahitya-Acting-Music camps, Saurashtra Literature Festival.
  • • D.D. Story related interview telecast in 'Sahitya Sarvani' program from Girnar and Rajkot.
  • • Acting : - Acting in TV Serial 'Meri Kahani' based on Shri Gandhiji's Autobiography 'Satyana Prayayo' (DD-1-National Channel), Youth Festivals, Drama Competitions etc.
  • • Music :- D D- Provided vocals on Gujarati in 'Soorili Sargam' as well as stage and other events etc.