In a commendable effort by Gauhati University, a digital archive of the lyrics of Dr Bhupen Hazarika stored in Unicode format along with the songs was launched by the Dept of Information Technology, Gauhat iUniversity. It was formally inaugurated by Meghalaya Governor RS Mooshahary on Nov 4, 2012.
This website is a sincere effort for digitally preserving the lyrics of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika’s songs in UNICODE format. 356 (Three hundred and fifty six) Lyrics have been collected and digitally formatted in UNICODE format. The works have been carried out by the Language Technology Research and Development Group at Department of Information Technology, Gauhati University.
This website includes Dr Hazarika’s Assamese, Bengali, English, Hindi, Karbi, Manipuri and Nagamese Songs. The lyrics have been collected from different sources including Books, Magazines, Write-ups, Newspapers, and Internet etc.
The archive has the lyrics and songs in alphabetical order, and one can access those at the website www.Bhupenhazarikadigitalarchive.org. People can search through Hazarika’s work alphabetically or start a search based on the title of any of his songs with this website.