R. T. Marg, pp. M. G. M. College
Udupi – 576 102, Karnataka, India
Phone: 91 820 2523492
Mobile: 98452 43229
Education: Graduate in English Literature
Joined “UDAYAVANI” as Magazine Editor in 1972
Founder Editor of TUSHARA monthly
Presently serving as SENIOR EDITOR in UDAYAVANI
Papers and Publications:
PRAMANA short story collection
AVASANA Short Story Collection
SARASA Collection of Essays
Presented paper in the seminar conducted by Karnataka Sangeetha Nritya Academy at Mysore, Udupi, Moodabdri.
Resource person in the workshop conducted by Karnataka Patrika Academy at Hassan, Udupi, Mangalore, Shimoga and Karwar.
Reviewing classical dance performance since 1973.
Interviewed eminent dancers and musicians like Ms Mallika Sarabhai, Chittibabu etc. for All India Radio.
Fields of Interest:
Classical Music, Dance, Yakshagana and Photography.
Honours and Awards:
Presided over Sangeeta Sammelana held at Mangalore and Kasargod.
Chaired the Yakshagana Sammelana held at Mumbai
Honoured by Shastreeya Sangeeta Sabha, Karkala,
Sangeeta Parishat, Mangalore,
Creative Camera Club, Mangalore
Karnataka Patrika Academy award for 2000
Sandesh Journalism Award 2001
Karnataka Sangeeta Nritya Academy Award 2001.