OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF DR S. SRIKANTA SASTRI, M.A., D. Litt (1904-1974)

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Featured: M. H. Krishna                                                                                                        Page 5 of 5

41)Krishna, M. H.: ‘The Vidyashankara Temple, Sringeri’

42)Krishna, M. H.: ‘Burials in Mysore State’

43)Krishna, M. H.: ‘The Brahmagiri Site’

44)Krishna, M. H.: ‘The Mahamastabisheka of Gommateshwara at Shravanabelagola’

45)Krishna, M. H.: ‘The History of Sri Vijayanarayana temple at Belur

 

Personal Life

He married in early 1924, Rajamma, who sadly passed away after giving birth to a boy and a girl. Krishna remarried in 1933 - Smt. Jayamma. The couple had four children. He was a devout follower of the Ramakrishna Mission. He shared a keen interest in and was adept at the art of Wrestling. In fact, he was coordinator of Maharaja College Gym for nearly a decade. A strict vegetarian, he was known for his simplicity and humility. He was remembered by his peers and students as “Panche-Professor”! He would 14 – 16 hours a day, literally burning the midnight oil.

 

Dr M. H. Krishna had been suffering from elevated blood pressure and diabetes for quite some time. He finally succumbed to a heart attack on 23 of December, 1947 at Mysore.

 

 

Mysore Hatti Krishna (Iyengar)

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19 August, 1892

Mysore,

Karnataka,

India

 

23 December, 1947

 

University of Mysore

 

 

History, Archaeology, Indology, Numismatics, Epigraphy

 

Maharaja College, Mysore

 

Dept. of Archaeology, Mysore State.

 

 

'Epigraphia Carnatica' (ed.)

 

Discovery of Halmidi Inscription

 

Discovery of city of Isila

 

Several Travel Guides

 

Discovery of Shivaji's father's tomb

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