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Dr. Shreehari V. G.

Asst. Professor, Spiritual Studies, Chennai

Qualification: MPhil, Ph.D
Research Interest: Ancient Indian Sciences, Chandaśśāstra, Education and their real life applications, Nāṭyaśāstra, Vyākaraṇaśāstra


Dr. Shreehari V. G. currently serves as Assistant Professor at Amrita Darshanam – International Centre for Spiritual Studies at Chennai campus. He holds a doctoral degree in Chandaśśāstra from Deccan College. His doctoral thesis “A Comprehensive Study of Few Metres from the View of Poetic” was completed under the supervision of Dr. Vinaya Kshirasagar. Prior to that, he completed his M. Phil. in Chandaśśāstra at Y.C.M.O.U. through K. J. Somaiya Bharatiya Sanskriti Peetham, Mumbai. He completed his Masters from Kavi Kulguru Kalidas Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya and from the University of Mumbai specialized in Vyākaraṇaśāstra.

Before joining Amrita, he has worked as a Visiting Faculty at Bharat College of Fine Arts and Culture, Mumbai, for fourteen years. He has also worked with the renowned Bharatnatyam exponent Dr. Sandhya Purecha on manuscript translation at Sarfojiraje Bhosale Bharatnatyam Training and Research Centre during the same period.

He has been delivering a number of lectures on Vyākaraṇaśāstra and Chandaśśāstra at various institutes, colleges and universities since 2002. He enjoys composing songs, stotras and poems in Sanskrit, Marathi and Hindi, and his poems and articles are often published in several Sanskrit periodicals and magazines such as Gunjarava, Girvanasudha and Saparpanam, etc. His Sanskrit poem on monsoon season entitled “Varshakalah” is published in Maharashtra State Board Textbook of std. VIII. Many of his translated songs and compositions are available on Youtube channel “SANSKRITSHREE”. He is also a member of the Board of Studies (BOS) in the Maharashtra State Board Committee for framing the textbooks of std. VIII, IX and X.



Year : 2017

Bharatamuniviracita Nāṭyaśāstra – Padaccheda

Cite this Research Publication : S. Purecha and Shreehari, V. G., Bharatamuniviracita Nāṭyaśāstra – Padaccheda, vol. 1. Mumbai: Sahitya Aani Sanskriti Mandal, 2017.

Publisher : Anvaya, Marathi anuvādāsahita

Year : 2013


Cite this Research Publication : V. G. Shreehari, Chandaḥprakāśaḥ. Sarfojiraje Bhosale Centre, 2013.

Publisher : Sarfojiraje Bhosale Centre

Year : 2010

Kalāsa Karaṇa and Sthānaka Maṇḍala Bheda from Kumbharāja’s Nṛtyaratnakoṣa

Cite this Research Publication : S. Purecha and Shreehari, V. G., Kalāsa Karaṇa and Sthānaka Maṇḍala Bheda from Kumbharāja’s Nṛtyaratnakoṣa. Mumbai: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, 2010.

Publisher : Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan

Paper Presentations
Title of Presented Paper Organizer Date
A Study of Various Methods Adopted by Prosodians Research student seminar organized by the Department of Sanskrit and Lexicography, Deccan College, Pune July 2017
Śāstrartha on the topic “Chandaḥsāstre Yamātārājabhānasalagam uta Mayarasatajabhanalagam” Vākyarthasabhā organized by Pāṇinipratiśthānam and Ānandāśramasaṁsthā August 4, 2016
Structural Analysis of Gaṇa System by Piṅgala VIII National Conference of Ancient Sciences and Archaeology organized by Birla College, Kalya March 10, 2015
8 more papers have been presented in various seminars, conferences and academic events.
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