Wanderlust Diaries #03
Amitabh Pandey, born in 1957, completed his B.Sc. in 1975 and B.F.A. from Faculty of Fine Arts Baroda in 1986. He also dabbled in theatre at IPTA. Presently Amitabh Pandey is working with tribal and rural literacy project with a Delhi based organization SRUTI (Society for Rural Urban and Tribal Initiative). Since year 2012 he has been advisor to Bihar state government for searching and examining ancient observatories of Aryabhatt. He regularly delivers public lectures in colleges and institutes, and also writes for Jansatta, Nai Duniya and BBC as a science and astronomy expert. In 2009, he founded the Noida Cyclist Club with other cyclists who commute through cities and promote cycling as healthy, environment friendly mode of transport.