Name : Harendrakumar Pravinkant Bhatt
Education : M.A. (English), M.Phil. (Popular literature)
Ph. D. (Conti.,Folklore).
Pen-Name : Hari Balark
Birth date : 20 th April , 1953
Birth Place : Pij. Ta. Nadiad Dis. Kheda
Native Place : Mahemdabad. Dist : Kheda
Wife (Late) : Poornima (B.Sc.,M.Ed., Principal)
Son : Maulik (M.E.)
Daughter : Twisha (M.E. Student)
Daughter in law : Urvi (M.E., Director)
Academician Director :
  • President :   Co-learners' Education & Research Foundation, Vallabh Vidyanagar.
  • Concept Creator  :
    • Co-learners' Publications, Vallabh Vidyanagar.
    • Co-learners' Institute of Training, Nr. Pansora Chokdi. Juni Ardi., Ta. Umreth. Dist. Anand.
    • Paramguru Pathshala Complex , SARSA (Founded by H.H. Shitaldasji Maharajshri), 1991 to 2008
  • Secretary               :
    • Anand Peoples' Medicare Society, Anand
  • Advisor                  :
    • Kapadwanj Kelavani Mandal P.T.C. College, Kapadwanj
 Governing:
  • Council Member  :  
    • Junagadh Junior Chamber, Junagadh sanchalit N.R.Vekaria College of Pahrmacy, Junagadh
    • Sarvoday Seva Sangh, Pandva (Dist.Kheda) sanchalit College of Pharmacy, Ambav Ta- Thasra Dist: Kheda
  •  Member               :
    • Fee committee for self financed P.T.C. Colleges (Norminated by Primary Education Dept., Govt. of Gujarat)
    • Admission Committee for P.T.C. (Norminated by Primary Education Dept., Govt. of Gujarat)
    • Programme Advisory Committee for District Institute of Education and Training, Anand district
  • General Secretary         :
    • Gujarat State self-finance P.T.C. College Management Association. (2001 to 2008)
  • Business Concern:
    • Loksahityalaya , Publisher - Bookseller, Asha Chambers , Baliakaka Road, Anand.
  • Vedvani na Bhagirath Vishnudev Pandit (Introduction of a Sanskrit Scholar)
  • Maranchitthi (Story).
  • Atmagnani Sant Mahatamramji ( An introduction of life & work of the founder of Sat Rameti Ram Sampradaya : Sant Mahatamramji, 1996)
  • Paramguru Karunasagar Maharajshri (a life-sketch of the founder of Sat Kaival Sampradaya, in Gujarati, 2008)
  • Dungari Bhili 'Sadhu' ane 'Sansodhak' Dr. Bhagvandas Patel (a study of tribal folklorist in Gujarati, 2008)
  • Gnan Sampradaya (a photo-sketch of the Sat Kaival Sampradaya in English, 2006)
  • Veerado ( Magazine of Gujarati folklore)
  • Oorja ( Magazine of Yog & Religion, published by Kayavarchan Teerth Seva Samaj, Kayavahoran)
  • Vanvasi Lokjeevan Visheshank of Chandani ( A special issue of fortnightly magazine Chandani, 34th Year , issue 1)
  • Sat Kaival Visheshank ( a special issue on the occasion of centenary celebration of Sat Kaival temple,SARSA.,1991)
Novel
  1. Count Monte Cristo ( Gujarati )
  2. Chopaganu Raj ( Gujarati )
  3. Malgaudi na tabarian ( Gujarati )
  •  Gurjarati Lokkatha Vaibhav 1, 2, 3. Vols. (Collection of edited Gujarati Folktales , Sadbhav Prakashan,- A'bad.)
  • Adivasi Loknatya ( Collection of articles introducing Traditional tribal folk dramas)
  • Rajkalakar Bahooroopi. (a book on Bahooroopi art & the artist)
  • Charani Sahitya (Study of Charani literature)
  • Folk tales of Charotar
  • Folklore of Charotar
  • Khasadano Mar ( a collection of folktales for children)
  • Charoterni Shorya Kathao ( A collection of Folktales)
  • Sangrahit Lokgeet ( Collection of Folksongs )
  •  Gurjarati Lokkatha Vaibhav 1, 2, 3. Vols. (Collection of edited Gujarati Folktales , Sadbhav Prakashan,- A'bad.)
  • Adivasi Loknatya ( Collection of articles introducing Traditional tribal folk dramas)
  • Rajkalakar Bahooroopi. (a book on Bahooroopi art & the artist)
  • Charani Sahitya (Study of Charani literature)
  • Folk tales of Charotar
  • Folklore of Charotar
  • Khasadano Mar ( a collection of folktales for children)
  • Charoterni Shorya Kathao ( A collection of Folktales)
  • Sangrahit Lokgeet ( Collection of Folksongs )