Now Available

This list is being updated regularly. If you don’t find books on the other two pages, they will be here.

English Books:

  • The Three Acharyas: Shankara, Ramanuja and Madhwa, Rs. 40
  • Teachings of the Buddha, Rs. 85 ISBN 978-81-906740-2-7
  • Temples: Icons and Rituals, Rs. 100 ISBN 978-81-906740-5-8
  • Jainism in South India, Rs. 85 ISBN 978-81-906740-7-2
  • The Hill Shrine of Tirupati, Rs. 200 ISBN 978-81-906740-9-6
  • Adhyatma-rasa-ranjani (English translation) Rs.20.
  • Saint of Sringeri (English translation of ಶಾರದಾ ಪೀಠದ ಮಾಣಿಕ್ಯ), Rs. 200
  • Writings on Samkara’s Advaita, Rs. 400. ISBN 978-81-906740-1-0
  • Development of Psychological Thought in India and Elements of Early Buddhist Psychology (Hard Bound), Rs.400
  • Social Institutions Among the Hindus and some Related Writings, Rs. 200
  • The Essence of the Bhagavadgita (Gitartha Sutrani), Rs. 350
  • Writings on Buddhism (A compilation of his articles and booklets), Rs. 200
  • The Message of the Bhagavad-gita (Gita Kosha or Gita Trishati), Hard Bound, Rs. 350
  • The Origins of Indian Thought and Other Related Writings, Hard bound, Rs. 350
  • The Enlightenment of Ashtavakra Soft Cover, Rs. 200
  • The Indian Temple: Its Meaning Hard Bound, Rs. 250
  • Rgveda Darshana*, 13 Vol Price: Rs. 6000(per set)
    Vol 01 – Introductory, pages 414
    Vol 02 – Interpretations, pages 328
    Vol 03 – Gayatri Mantra, pages 180
    Vol 04 – Purusha sukta, pages 170
    Vol 05 – Vishnu-suktani, Part 1, pages 356
    Vol 06 – Vishnu-suktani, Part 2, pages 340
    Vol 07 – Vishnu-suktani, Part 3, pages 304
    Vol 08 – Rg-arthasara, Part 1, pages 264
    Vol 09 – Rg-arthasara, Part 2, pages 262
    Vol 10 – The First Hymn to Agni, pages 274
    Vol 11 – Sayana’s Rg-Bhasyabhumika, pages 276
    Vol 12 – Sri Rudra Bhasya of Abhinava sankara, pages 236
    Vol 13 – Yaska’s Nirukta, pages 230.
  • Art and Architecture of Indian Temples, Three Volumes (Hard Bound), Rs. 1800 (per set)

Kannada Books:

  • ಶ್ರೀ ರಾಘವೇಂದ್ರ ಸ್ವಾಮಿಗಳು Rs. 40
  • ದಂಡಿಯ ‘ಅವಂತಿ ಸುಂದರೀ’ – ಒಂದು ಸಂಕ್ಶಿಪ್ತ ಕಥನ Rs. 70
  • ಶ್ರೀ ಪುರಂದರದಾಸರು Rs. 70
  • ಬೋಧಿಯ ಬೆಳಕಿನಲ್ಲಿ Rs. 100
  • ವೇದದಲ್ಲಿನ ಕಥೆಗಳು Rs. 60
  • ಭಾರತದ ದೇವಾಲಯ – ನೆಲೆ ಹಿನ್ನೆಲೆ Rs. 75
  • ಶಾರದಾ  ಪೀಠದ ಮಾಣಿಕ್ಯ Rs. 120
  • ಪೂರ್ಣಪ್ರಜ್ಞ ಪ್ರಶಸ್ತಿ Rs. 80
  • ಶ್ರೀ ರಾಮಾನುಜ ದರ್ಶನ Rs. 40
  • ಮೂರ್ತಿ ಶಿಲ್ಪ, ನೆಲೆ-ಹಿನ್ನೆಲೆ Rs. 500
  • ಶಾಂತಳೆ, ನೃತ್ಯ ರೂಪಕ Rs. 40
  • ಈಶಾವಾಸ್ಯ ಉಪನಿಷತ್ತು, Rs. 250
  • ನಮ್ಮ ಸಂಗೀತ ಮತ್ತು ವಾಗ್ಗೇಯಕಾರರು, Rs. 400
  • ಭರತ ಮುನಿಯ ನಾಟ್ಯಶಾಸ್ತ್ರ ಮತ್ತು ನಟರ‍ಾಜನ ಕಲ್ಪನೆ,
    Rs. 150
  • ವೇದ ವಾಙ್ಮಯ ಮತ್ತು ಉಪನಿಷತ್ತುಗಳು Rs. 100
  • ಅವಧೂತ Rs. 130

E-Books:

The following E books are available:

PRACHINA GRANTHA MALA – REPRINTS OF OLD BOOKS

Apart from the books by Professor S. K. Ramachandra Rao, we have initiated a project of reprinting old and valuable books about Indian culture. These books are rare and hard to find, and were out of print for a long time. The books have been scanned and printed exactly as they first appeared. We hope that interest in these gems are rekindled through these reprints.

The following books are now available:

  • Mrchchakatika of Sudraka, with the commentary by Prthwidhara (originally published by Nirnaya Sagar Press in 1926) – Rs. 300
  • ಸಂಸ್ಕೃತ ದ್ವಿತೀಯ ಪುಸ್ತಕಂ Samskrita dviteeya pustakam, (ಶ್ರೀ ಮಹಿಶೂರುಪುರ ಮಹಾರಾಜ್ಞೀ ಬಾಲಿಕಾ ಪಾಠಶಾಲೋಪಯೋಗಾಯ ಮಹಾರಾಜಶ್ರೀ ಅಂಬಲೆ ನೃಸಿಂಹಯ್ಯಂಗಾರ್   ವರ್ಯಸ್ಯ ಆಜ್ಞಯಾ ಪುಟ್ಟಪರ್ತೀ ಶೇಷಾಚಾರ್ಯೇಣ ವಿರಚಿತಂ) Mysore, 1886 – Rs. 150
  • ಶಬ್ದೌಘ ಕಲ್ಪದ್ರುಮ Sabdougha Kalpadruma – A Sanscrit-Kanarese Dictionary, by Sri T. Soobraya Sastri, Bangalore 1885. (2-volume hard-bound set) Rs. 1500
  • Mudrarakshasa of Vishakadutta, with the commentary of Dhundhiraja. edited with critical and explanatory notes, by Kashinath Trimbak Telang. (originally published by Nirnaya Sagar Press in 1918) (hard-bound) – Rs. 500
  • ಪರಾಶರ ಮಾಧವೀಯ Parashara Madhaveeya – the dharmasastra translated into Kannada by Chincholi Venkannachar (originally published in Bangalore in 1890) (2-volume hard-bound set, 1200 pages) – Rs. 2000
  • Buddhacharita of Asvaghosa, with a sanskrit commentary by Sri Appashastri Rashivadekar, (and English translation and notes by Sri V. V. Sovani, A. C. Bhat & Co.) (originally published in Poona in 1911) – 280 pages, Rs. 350
  • Meghasandesha of Kalidasa, with word to word meaning, analysis of all compound words, declension, etc by Doddabele Gopalacharya, (in Kannada), (First Published in 1899), Hard bound, 280 pages, Rs. 400
  • Isa-Kena-Katha Upanishads with the commentary of Sri Madhvacharya, Translated into English by Sri Sris Chandra Vasu, Vidyarnava, Panini Office, 1911; Hard bound, 160 pages, Rs. 250
  • Prasha-Mundaka-Mandukya Upanishads with the commentary of Sri Madhvacharya, Translated into English by Sri Sris Chandra Vasu, Vidyarnava, Panini Office, 1911, Hard bound, 180 pages, Rs. 300.