KOLKATA. JAN.23: Dr. S. P. Dey, one of
the pillars of Homoeopathy who took Bengal’s
Homoeopathy to new height and gave its pride and
identity passed away on 23.01.2014. Surya Pada
Dey known as Dr. S.P.Dey was born on 23rd June
1931 at Kapilmuni village under Kulna district
in Bangladesh. In his childhood he had to face
a lot of economic crisis and compelled to do more
physical labour than study.
In childhood he badly suffered from Typhoid not
responded to allopathic treatment and cured by
an HMB Doctor at his village, with Homoeopathic
Medicine, that kindled him to be Homoeopath in
future and the Homoeopathic fraternity got the
great Dr. S.P Dey. He left his village having
consent from his mother and took his foot step
in Kolkata without any certain shelter but to
have education in the year 1950. He lived in Kolkata
in exchange of his knowledge by means of teaching.
Meanwhile he got admission in DMS course in D.N
De homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital
Kolkata. In the year 1957, he passed final DMS
and stood first and received gold medal. Then
he got the opportunity to be direct disciple of
Dr. M.C Laha, converted Allopathic physician.
Immediately after passing he joined as teacher
in his own college.
In 1958, he got married to Sabita Rani. He was
also admitted in Royal London Homoeopathic College
to obtain the degree D.F Hom. He got the privilege
to be a direct student of D.M Foubister and Jhon
Weir. In this course also testimonials was offered
him for his exceptional brilliant performances
in Clinical medicine. Received D.F Hom(London)
After returning from abroad he joined as a fulltime
teacher at D.N De homoeopathic Medical College
& Hospital,Kolkata, then in Metropolitan Homoeopathic
Medical College & Hospital and National Institute
of Homoeopathy, Kolkata. He was blessed by Dr.
B.K Bose and Dr. J.N Majumder during his practice
and teaching life. His lectures were mind-blowing.
He is no more now, but his voice will be eternal
among our community.