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Dr S. Srikanta Sastri  (Courtesy - K. G. Somashekhar) Press Reportage on the Book Launch of 'SRIKANTHAYANA' H. Y. Sharada Prasad - A Brief Biography

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Biography

Dr S.Srikanta Sastri had in all produced nearly 300 works in Kannada, Telugu and English in a period spanning 40 years.  His research works totaled 12-five in English and seven in Kannada. He contributed nearly

30 odd articles to the Kannada Daily ‘Prajavani” between 1955-1966.

His monograph of “Origins of Gandaberunda” attracted considerable attention from German scholars.

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List of Articles - Dr S.Srikanta Sastri

Still many works of Dr S.Srikanta Sastri remain in manuscript form.

Notable of these are his Kannada translation of Charles Dickens’s

"A Tale of Two Cities", English translations of "Yajurveda Taithiriya Brahmana and taithiriya Aranyaka" and “Kannada Nighantu”.

He had to his credit the work of deciphering and contextualising several stone inscription tablets. This was testament to his profound knowledge

of Indology and Epigraphy.

 

Prominent of this were

 

1.  Basaveshwara Shasana

2.  Yadavakrishna Arjunavada Shasana

3.  Ponnerinolambana Goravur Dhanashasana

4.  Guhana Uttarakshi Shasana

5.  Duvarnita Gangana Hebbata Shasana

6.  Kanteerava Narasajirajana ( 2 ) Shasana

7.  Belaguthi Shasana

Dr S.Srikanta Sastri

5 November, 1904

Nanjanagud, Mysore

British India

 

10 May 1974

Bangalore

Independent India

 

 

University of Mysore

 

 

B.A., M.A., D.Litt

 

 

Bharathiya Samskruthi

 

Purathatva Shodhane

 

Sources of Karnataka History, Vol I

 

Geopolitics of India and Greater India

 

Early Gangas of Talakad

 

 

 

 

Mysore, India

 

 

 

Srikanthika-Felicitation Volume

 

Kannada Sahitya Parishta Award, 1970

 

Mythic Society Diamond Jubilee Honour

 

Honour by Governor of Karnataka Mohanlal Sukadia

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