English Books by S K R

Here is a list of his English books and articles (monographs). Some of the old manuscripts that were not published are now being published by the S. K. Ramachandra Rao Memorial Trust. Most of the articles published in journals are being brought out in the form of  books.

Books marked by an asterisk * are available at major book sellers.

Monographs and Articles:

01. A Note on the Hindu Approach to Death, Religion and Society – 1971
02. A Tantrik Poem on Sri Sarada of Sringeri, Tattvaloka
03. An Essay in Psychological Axiomatics, JAIIMH – 1959
04. Buddhism in Burma, Quarterly Journal of the Mythic Society – 1959; Surama Prakashana-2013.
05. Chos: the Unique Dharma of Tibet, Journal of Dharma
06. Conception of Stress in Indian Thought, NIMHANS Journal – 1983
07. Crime And Punishment, Dr. V Parameshwara Charitable Trust,
08. Human Situation, IIWC transaction
09. Indian Cultural Heritage, 48p, Vi. Si. Sampada – 2003
10. Introducing Sanskrit (Grammar), College of Oriental Studies, – 1968
11. Introduction to Mathematical Psychology, AIIMH – 1959
12. Lam Rim Chen Mo, A Tibetan classic, IIWC – 1987
13. Mahavir Jayanti Speech, The Aryan Path – 1963
14. Mind in Bhela Samhita, Callison College Study Centre
15. Psychological Speculations of Sankara, Scientia – 1953; Surama Prakashana-2013.
16. Psychology of Laya, Percussive Arts Centre
17. Religion and Fine Arts,
18. Rgveda: First Hymn.
19. Specimens of Panini’s Poetry, Quarterly Journal of the Mythic Society – 1959
20. The Conception of Nadi, Its Examination, Ancient Science of Life – 1984
21. The Conception of Saraswati, Quarterly Journal of the Mythic Society – 1959
22. The Essentials of Indian Culture, 18p, BVB – 2001.
23. The Essentials of Indian Culture, 27p, Vi. Si. Sampada – 2003
24. The Human Situation, IIWC-Transaction 64 – 1984
25. The Iconography Of Saraswati
26. The Indian Background of Tibetan Religion, Brahmavadin – 1976
27. Thoughts on Medical Ethics, Dr. V. Parameshvara Charitable Trust – 1994
28. Tibetan Medicine, Ancient Science of Life – 1982
29. Tibetan Outlook on Monastic Life, Journal of Dharma – 1978
30. Tyagaraja, Bharata Bharati – 1988
31. Professor M. Hiriyanna and Jivanmukti, Oriental Research Institute, Mysore.

Books:

01. Adhyatma Rasa Ranjani*, 26p, Surama Prakashana, – 2010
02. Agama Kosha in 12 volumes*, KRA – 1989-94, IBC – 2005, Rs 250 each.

Vol 01 – Introduction
Vol 02 – Saiva and Sakta Agamas
Vol 03 – Vaikhanasa Agamas
Vol 04 – Pancharatragama
Vol 05 – Devyagama
Vol 06 – Alaya and Aradhana
Vol 07 – Preparations for Puja
Vol 08 – Mudras in Puja
Vol 09 – Consecrations
Vol 10 – Nityarchana
Vol 11 – Utsavas
Vol 12 – Source Book

03. Art And Architecture Of Indian Temples, 3 Volumes, KRA – 1995
04. Ayurveda Parichaya, KRA – 2005
05. Belur, IBH – 1983
06. Bharateeya Pranama Paddhathi, KRA
07. Bhavanopanishad, KRA-2002; Divine Books, Delhi-2012; Rs. 600
08. Buddha’s First Discourse, Mythic Society – 1962; Surama Prakashana-2013;
09. Chitra Ramayana*, Masti Adhyayana Pitha – 2003, Rs. 300
10. Consciousness in Advaita, IBH, 1979; Surama Prakashana-2012
11. Darshanodaya or Early Indian Thought, KRA – 1999
12. Devalaya Vastu, KRA – 1997
13. Devalukonda Vadiraj, Directorate of Archeology – 1994
14. Devata Dhyana Malika, KRA
15. Devata Rupa Mala, 3 Volumes, KRA – 2003; Vasu Publications, Delhi-2013, Rs. 3000 (for set)
16. Development Of Psychological Thought In India, Kavyalaya – 1962; Surama Prakashana-2012.
17. Dhyanashataka, KRA – 2002
18. Dhyana and Zen, KRA – 2006
19. Durga Kosha*, 327p, KRA – 1997, IBC – 2008, Rs.600
20. Early Hoysala Art, A Pictorial Volume*, KRA – 2005
21. Elements of Early Buddhist Psychology, (self) 1957; Surama Prakashana-2012;
22. Encyclopaedia Of Indian Iconography*, 3 Vol, IBC – 2003, Rs. 5000
23. Encyclopedia of Indian Medicine*, 3 Volumes, Popular Prakashan – 1985-88
24. Enlightenment Of Asthavakra, KRA – 2003
25. Essential Values Of Indian Culture for Management*, 150p, BVB – 1998, Rs. 25
26. Folk Origins Of Indian Temples, IBH-1980
27. Ganapathi, Chitrakala Parishath – 1989
28. Ganesha Kosha, KRA – 1992
29. Gatha Sataka, KRA; Surama Prakashana-2013.
30. Geetha Kosha – trisati, KRA-2001; Surama Prakashana-2013; Rs. 350
31. Geethartha Sutrani, KRA-2004; Surama Prakashana-2013; Rs. 350
32. Hanumath Kosha*, 2 Vol, KRA – 2001-06; IBC – 2009; Rs. 600, Rs. 400
33. Human Values In Tibetan Tradition*, BVB – 1998; 158p; Rs. 25
34. Icons And Images of Indian Temples, IBH – 1981
35. Indian Iconography, IBH – 1981
36. Indian Temple Traditions, KRA – 1997
37. Internal Yajna*, SAKSI – 2002; 50p; Rs.20
38. Jainism in South India*, ORT-1970; Surama Prakashana – 2009; 115p; Rs.85
39. Jeevamukti in Advaita, IBH
40. Jinabhadra’s Manual of Meditation - Oriental Research Trust – 1971
41. Lalita archana Chandrika, KRA – 2004; Divine Books, Delhi-2012;Rs. 300
42. Lalita-kosha*, KRA – 1991; IBC – 2008, 392pp, Rs.500
43. Mandalas in Temple Worship, 2 Vol, KRA – 1990
44. Meditations on Lalita Sahasranama, KRA – 1990
45. Mirror Of Self Realisation, KRA – 2005
46. Mysore Chitramala, Chitrakala Parishad – 2004; 186p.
47. Navagraha Kosha*, 2 Vol, KRA – 1995; IBC – 2005, 334p, 375p, Rs. 400 each
48. Om – The Ultimate Word*, SAKSI – 2005
49. Origins of Indian Thought, B’lore University – 1972; 131p.
50. Prathima Kosha*, 6 Vol, KRA – 1988-92, 3 Vol, IBC
51. Principles Of Yagnavidhi, KRA – 1991
52. Purushasukta*, Sakshi
53. Rgveda Darshana*, 16 Vol, KRA – 1998 – 2005

Vol 01 – Introductory
Vol 02 – Interpretations
Vol 03 – Gayatri Mantra
Vol 04 – Purusha sukta
Vol 05 – Vishnu-suktani, Part 1
Vol 06 – Vishnu-suktani, Part 2
Vol 07 – Development of Vedic thought, Part 1
Vol 08 – Development of Vedic Thought, Part 2
Vol 09 – Vishnu-suktani, Part 3
Vol 10 – Sri Sukta
Vol 11 – Rg-arthasara, Part 1
Vol 12 – Rg-arthasara, Part 2
Vol 13 – The First Hymn to Agni
Vol 14 – Sayana’s Rg-Bhasyabhumika
Vol 15 – Sri Rudra Bhasya of Abhinava sankara
Vol 16 – Yaska’s Nirukta

54. Saligrama Kosha*, 2 Vol, KRA – 1996; IBC – 2009; Rs.600 each
55. Shankara a psychological study, Kavyalaya – 1960; Surama Prakashana-2012;
56. Shankara and Adhyasa Bhashya*, Abhijnana – 2002
57. Shiva Kosha*, 2 Vol, KRA – 1998; IBC – 2008; Rs.600 each
58. Shri Tatva Nidhi, Vol. I on Ragamala Paintings, Kannada University, Hampi – 1993
59. Social Institutions Among the Hindus, Rao & Raghavan – 1969, 85p; Surama Prakashana-2012; Rs. 200
60. Sri Chakra – Its Yantra, Tantra and Mantra*, KRA – 1982; IBC – 2008; 122p, Rs. 250; Vasu Publications, Delhi-2013, Rs. 300.
61. Sri Chakra*, KRA – 1982, IBC – 1989, 96p, Rs. 50
62. Sri Sukta, KRA – 1985; Divine Books, Delhi-2012; Rs. 200
63. Sri Vidya Kosha*, KRA-2000, IBC – 2005, 399p, Rs.600; Vasu Publications-2013, Rs. 750.
64. Studies in Indian Psychology, All India Institute of Mental Health – 1958, 54p
65. Tantra of Sri Chakra*, Sharada – 1983, IBC – 2008, 189 pp, Rs.300; Vasu Publications, Delhi-2013; Rs. 400;
66. Tantra, Mantra, Yantra*, Arnold Heinemann – 1979, IBC – 2008, 99pp, Rs.250; Vasu Publications, Delhi-2013, Rs. 300.
67. Tantrik Practices In Srividya*, KRA – 1990, IBC – 2005, 221p, Rs. 300; Vasu Publications, Delhi-2013; Rs. 450; Vasu Publications, 2013, Rs. 450.
68. Tantrik Traditions In Tibet*, IBC – 2002, 360p, Rs. 400
69. Telakataha Gatha, 1957; Surama Prakashana-2013;
70. Temple Rituals, IBH-1985
71. Temples: Icons and Rituals*, Surama Prakashana – 2008, 156p, Rs. 100
72. The Buddha’s First Discourse, Mythic Society, 1962; Surama Prakashana-2013;
73. The Compendium On Ganesha*, IBC – 2005, 275p, Rs. 500
74. The Gommata Colossus, IBH – 1981
75. The Hill Shrine Of Vengadam, KRA – 1993; Sri Vikhanasa Trust-2010; Rs. 250
76. The Hill Shrine Of Tirupati*, Surama Prakashana – 2011, 256p, Rs.200
77. The Idea of Sarvodaya, 1948
78. The Teachings of the Buddha*, Surama Prakashana – 2008, 116p, Rs.85
79. The Three Acharyas*, Surama Prakashana – 2008, 2011, 61p, Rs. 40
80. The Vital Force in Health and Disease*, IBC – 2002, 105p, Rs. 150
81. The Vital Force, Modern Homeopaths, Hubli – 1984
82. Tibetan Meditation, Arnold Heinemann – 1979
83. Tibetan Tantric Tradition, Arnold Heinemann – 1977, 134p.
84. Vastu Shilpa Kosha, 3 Vol, KRA – 2001-03; IBC-2012; Rs. 2000 (set)
85. Venkatappa, K, Directorate of Kannada and Culture – 1988
86. Vishnu Kosha*, KRA – 1998, IBC – 2009, 388pp, Rs.600; Vasu publications, Delhi-2013, Rs. 750.
87. Vrukshayurveda, KRA – 1993, 77p
88. Yantras*, IBC – 1988, Rs. 50
89. Yoga and Tantra and Tantra in India and Tibet, 2 Vol, KRA – 2000
90. Zen and Dhyana, KRA – 2005

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