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language educator , researcher

Kode Rajagopala Achar, Indian language educator, researcher. Recipient Dasara Sports award Karnataka State Sports Council, 1986, Vidyavacaspati Parakalamuth, 1992.

Background

Achar, Kode Rajagopala was born on June 23, 1931 in Melkote, Karnataka, India. Son of Kode Modaliyandan Iyengar and Ranganayakamma Achar.

Education

Bachelor, Maharja's College, Mysore-Karnataka, India, 1951. Bachelor with honors, Maharja's College, Mysore-Karnataka, India, 1953. Master of Arts, Maharja's College, Mysore-Karnataka, India, 1954.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Mysore, 1979.

Career

Lecturer, Maharaja's College, Mysore, Karnataka., India, 1954-1956; lecturer, Vijaya College, Bangalore, Karnataka., India, 1957-1973; reader, Vijaya College, Bangalore, Karnataka., India, 1973-1982; professor Sanskrit, Vijaya College, Bangalore, Karnataka., India, 1982-1988; principal, 1983-1988; professor Sanskrit, U. Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka., India, 1988-1991; principal, B.H.S. First Grade College, Bangalore, Karnataka., India, 1991-1993; director, Oriental Research Institute, Mysore, 1989-1991; director studies, Sri Lakshminarasimha Institutions, Bangalore, since 1996. Principal Vijaya Evening College, Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 1973-1982. Academic associate Bangalore Center Project Encyclopedia Hinduism.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Meghaduta, Mahasveta, Vrttanta, Campu Ramayana, Vajramakutviasa Campu Vijayavijayabhidha Campu. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Life member Kannad Sahitya Parishad Bangalore, since 1960, Samskrita SahityaParishad Bangalore, since 1983, Jayanagar Cultural and Civic Association, Bangalore, since 1978. Lieutenant National Cadet Corps. Infantry, 1963-1967. Member Kohinoor Sports Club (founder, vice president 1961-1982), J.P. Nagar Club (captain Kho-Kho team 1960).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: playing Carnatic music on flute.

Connections

Married Rajalakshmi Achar, January 30, 1967. Children: Radhika Vasu, Ranjani Sridhar, Yogish Kode, Vasumathi Kode.

father:
Kode Modaliyandan Iyengar

mother:
Ranganayakamma Achar

spouse:
Rajalakshmi Achar

children:
Ranjani Sridhar Achar

Yogish Kode Achar

Radhika Vasu Achar

Vasumathi Kode Achar