Professor and Director - Archives, CEPT University, Ahmedabad
Tridip works on the life and thought of Mahatma Gandhi and the social and cultural history of modern Gujarat.
At present he is working on a multi-volume project of translating and editing the Diaries of Manu Gandhi in association with the National Archives of India and a twenty-volume archival project "Letters to Gandhi" at the archives of Sabarmati Ashram.
Some of his recent works include Beloved Bapu: the Mirabehn-Gandhi correspondence (with Thomas Weber), Gandhiji Ni Rojnishi (with notes and introduction), Hind Swaraj ek Anushilan (in Hindi, 2014), Kavi Ni Choki, (Gujarati, 2012) a bilingual edition of M K Gandhi's Hind Swaraj (with Suresh Sharma).
He has translated literary and social science texts between Gujarati and English. He was given the Katha Award (1999) and Sahitya Akademi Award (2010) for his translation work. He has also translated the four volume Gujarati Novel Saraswatichandra by Govardhanram Tripathi .
He is a member of the Gandhi Heritage Sites Mission of the Government of India.