Dr. S. Srikanta Sastri





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'INTRODUCTION' by S. Srikanta Sastri to The Varalakshmi Academies of Fine Arts - Publication Bulletin No 1 (1954)


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Mysore Akashavani, Yadavagiri Mysore RadioMic

Mysore Akashavani office Yadavagiri, Mysore

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Dr S.Srikanta Sastri being interviewed by

Prof Ananthanarayan at the All India Radio (AIR) station at Mysore Akashavani in 1972. This is probably the only audio recording of

Dr S.Srikanta Sastri available today.

  Dr S.Srikanta Sastri speaks about his early years, his mother, his love for carnatic music and of course history. This interview done in 1972 at All India Radio's office at Mysore Akashavani (shown in the photo) has been made available here in digital format. The poor quality of the original recording is regretted.

All India Radio recordings on Dr S.Srikanta Sastri

To download the transcript of the complete interview,

click here.

Dr S.Srikanta Sastri remembered on this Live "On-Site" radio broadcast from his former residence on Diwan's Road, Mysore by Veteran Journalist Echanur Kumar on FM 100.6 Mysore Akashvani All India Radio Station on 26.05.2016.

Dr S.Srikanta Sastri remembered on Live Regional TV DD 9 Chandana Quiz program - 'That Antha Heli' on 28 March 2018 .

Dr S.Srikanta Sastri remembered  by his student Prof G. Venkatasubbiah (aged 105 years) during the book release function where Dr S. Srikanta Sastri's Collection of English Articles "Srikanthayana" Vol I & II were released.

Dr. H. S. Gopala Rao discusses the life and times of eminent Indian historian Dr. S. Srikanta Sastri - his tenure as a teacher and professor at Maharaja College (Mysore), his writings (nearly ten books and over two hundred articles), his fluency in over fifteen languages and his position against the Aryan Invasion Theory as early as the 1940s! This was recorded as a live streaming lecture, courtesy of the Karnataka Itihasa Academy on their Facebook page on 16 August 2021.