DR. BANNAÑJE : WORKS

Works/Achievements    [In brief here; details provided towards the end]:

Traveled to various Oriental Research Institutes, Philosophical Centers & Mathas for studying rare manuscripts and collected personally more than 200 manuscripts, across the country.

  • Research on rare palm-leaf Manuscripts, Editing and Publishing, Works on Vedas, Vedanta, Sahitya, Nyaya etc. Studied and published one of the oldest set of manuscripts which were nearly 800 years old, written by a direct disciple of Shri Madwacharya, Shri Hrishikesh-Teertha.
  • Propagating and popularizing Sanskrit and our cultural heritage among the masses through discourses.
  • Has lots of Sanskrit commentaries on Vedic scriptures, Madhva-Shastra, Tarka-Shastra, to his credit.
  • Two more works Of Madhvācārya, so far unknown to the scholars, viz., Tithinirṇaya and Nyāsa Paddhati was discovered.
  • Has a done few noteworthy translations of Sanskrit works into Kannada.
  • Composed hundreds of poems in Kannada
  • Has authored over 50 spiritual books in Kannada.
  • Has more than 1000 Articles on current affairs and literature published in Journals and Magazines.
  • Nearly 25,000 hours of audio recordings on various spiritual topics/works like Rāmāyaṇam, Mahābhāratam, Upaniṣads, Purāṇas etc.
  • Participated In World Conference On Religion & Peace Held In Princeton USA In 1979.
  • Given lectures in different parts of USA, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, and different parts of United Arab Emirates.

 Propagating and Popularizing Sanskrit :

Undertaken extensive works on translation, with critical notes, on the major literary works of Sanskrit literature. The following works have been translated and published.

  • Bāṇabhaṭṭana Kadambarī 
  • Kālidāsa’s Śākuntalā 
  • Śūdraka’s Mṛcchakaṭikā 
  • Bhavabhūti’s Uttara-Rāmacarite 
  • Mahāśveta : Sanskrit Stories in Kannada 
  • Several Sanskrit poems.

Short Commentaries In Sanskrit for: 

  • Ānaṇdamālā of Śrī-Vāmana-Paṇḍita
  • Vāyu-Stuti Of Śrī-Trivikrama-Paṇḍita 
  • Viṣṇu-Stuti Of Śrī-Trivikrama-Paṇḍita 
  • Caturdaśa-Stotrāṇi – Different Stotras In Sanskrit 
  • Rāghavendra-Stotra 
  • Jayatīrtha-Stuti 
  • Vāda Ratnāvalī Of Śrī Viṣṇudāsācārya (A Philosophical Dialectic in Sanskrit) 
  • Catvāri-sūktāni
  • Caturdaśa-sūktāni 
  • Prāṇagnisūktabhāṣyaṁ

Detailed Commentaries in Sanskrit for:

  • Ṭīkā on Mahābhārata-tātparyam (Yamaka-Bhārata) by Śrī-Madhvācārya 
  • Ṭīkā on Mahābhārata-tātparya-nirṇaya of Śrī-Madhvācārya 
  • Ṭīkā on Śrī-Madhvavijaya of Śrī-Nārāyaṇa-Paṇḍita 
  • Ṭippaṇi on Bhagavata Tatparya By Śrī-Madhvācārya 
  • Commentaries for Six Upaniṣads with the commentaries of Śrī-Vāmana-Paṇḍita 
  • Nāma-candrikā commentary for Śrī-Viṣṇu-sahasranāma-stotram 
  • Commentary on Tatva-pradīpa of Śrī- Trivikrama-Paṇḍita 
  • Śatarudriyam commentary

Honors and Awards :

Padmaṣrī by Govt. of India.

Paṇḍita-ratna : By Dwarakanath Swamiji Of Partagali Gokarna Matha, Goa

Vidyāvācaspati : By Shri Admaru Matha Swamiji, Upudi

Vidyāratnākara : By Shri Palimaru Matha Swamiji

Fellowship : Conferred by Academy Of General Education, Manipal For The Meritorious Service And Scholarship In Indian Religion And Philosophy.

Samśodhana-vicakṣaṇa : By Shri Admaru & Shri Palimaru Matha

STATE AWARD : Conferred by The Govt Of Karnataka for the Meritorious Service And Scholarship In Vedic Literature And Philosophy.

Paṇḍita-ratna: By Palimaru Matha Swamiji

Doctorate : from Mangalore University

 

Conferences / Poetic symposiums / debates attended:

Participated in World Sanskrit Conference In Delhi In 1980’s.

Was the President of Sanskrit Parishath Of South Canara.

Was the President Of All India Madhwa Sammelanna In Chennai 1995.

Was the President In Sahitya Sammelanna In Udupi 2001.

Complete works of Śrī Bannañje Govindācārya

 SANSKRIT WORKS (Can be downloaded from Download Page)

  1. Sarvamūlagraṁthāḥ
  2. Śrīmadhvavijayaḥ
  3. Upaniṣatcandrikā
  4. Mahābhāratatātparyaṁ (Yamakabhārataṁ)
  5. Mahābhāratatātparyanirṇayaḥ
  6. Tatvavādasya Prameyanavamālikā
  7. Ānandamālā
  8. Viṣṇusahasranāmāni (Vidhyādhirāja vyākhyāna sahita)
  9. Prāṇagnisūktabhāṣyaṁ (palimāru maṭha)
  10. Vāyustutiḥ (vedātmatīrtha vyākhyāna sahita)
  11. Asyavāmīyasūktaṁ
  12. Prāṇagnisūktaṁ
  13. Vādaratnāvalī (viṣṇudāsācārya)
  14. Mahāshvetā (saṁskṛtakathā)
  15. Saṁgraharāmāyaṇaṁ
  16. Śatarudriyam
  17. Sūktamālā
  18. Manyusūktaṁ ambhriṇīsūktaṁ
  19. Narasimhastutiḥ (Bāḷagāru)
  20. Śākuntala-samīkṣā
  21. Prameyanavamālikā
  22. Śrī viṣṇusahasranāmastotraṁ – Nāmacandrikā

Mahābhāratatātparyanirṇaya pariśiṣṭāḥ:

  1. Ekākṣara nāmamālā
  2. Mātrāchaṇdomīmāṁsā
  3. Śabdālañkāramīmāṁsā
  4. Śleṣamīmāṁsa

Upaniṣachañdrikā pariśiṣṭāḥ

  1. Vadikachaṇdomīmāṁsā
  2. Tāratamyamīmāṁsa

Śrīmadhvavijaya parishiṣṭāḥ

  1. Chandomīmāṁsā
  2. Bandhamīmāṁsā
  3. Kāvyamīmāṁsā
  4. Alaṁkāramīmāṁsā
  5. Śāsanamīmāṁsā
  6. Nāmamīmāṁsā
  7. Pratanaprayogamīmāṁsā
  8. Avatāramīmāṁsā
  9. Nāmamīmāṁsā
  10. Bhāratīya manaḥśāstrasya mūlatatvāni
  11. Tatvapradīpaḥ
  12. Kaṇḍhārthanirṇayaḥ
  13. Mahānārāyaṇopaniṣat
  14. Mahānāmnī – 3 mantrāḥ
  15. Gharmasūktaṁ
  16. Puruṣasūktaṁ
  17. Aṇunārāyaṇopaniṣat-bhāṣyaṁ
  18. Śrīsūktabhāṣyaṁ
  19. Mantrikopaniṣatbhāṣyaṁ
  20. Bṛhatīsahasrāmasamanvyaṁ

 KANNADA WORKS 

  1. Bhagavantana nalnuḍi
  2. Viṣnusahasranāma (kannaḍa)
  3. Mahābhārata tātparyanirṇaya (kannaḍa mūla)
  4. Shrīmadhvavijaya (kannaḍa mūla)
  5. Shrīmadhvavijaya (kannaḍa transalation)
  6. Saṅgraha bhāgavata
  7. Saṅgraha rāmāyaṇa
  8. Madhvarāmāyaṇa
  9. Vālmīkikanḍa rāmāyaṇa
  10. Bhīmasena vyāsaru kanḍante
  11. Arjuna
  12. Pañcasūkatagaḷu
  13. Puruṣasūka shrīsūkta
  14. Viṣṇustuti
  15. Nakhastuti – vāyustuti
  16. Shivastuti-narasimhastuti
  17. Kṛṣṇanemba sodeya kaḍalu
  18. Taṁtrasārasangraha
  19. Nāku hāḍugaḷu
  20. Hadinālku hāḍugaḷu
  21. Ānandatīrthara bhaktigītegaḷu
  22. Kṛṣṇamāla-dhyānamāla
  23. Mangaḷāṣtaka
  24. Añkeyalli adhyātma
  25. Ānandatīrtha – ondu rūpaka
  26. Ācārya madhva (baduku baraha)
  27. Ācārya madhva jīvana sandesha (ādarsha gurukula)
  28. Ācārya madhva jīvana sandesha (pejāvara maṭha)
  29. Talavakāropaniṣattu
  30. Yājñīyamantropaniṣattu
  31. Parāshara kanḍa paratatva
  32. Kanakopaniṣattu
  33. Purandaropaniṣattu
  34. Prācīnabhāratadalli kāmashāstra
  35. Mugila mātu
  36. Āveya maṇṇina āṭadabanḍi
  37. Kādambari
  38. Matte rāmana kathe
  39. Shakuntaḷā – matte nenepādaū shakuntale
  40. Sangraha nityānuṣṭhāna (munjāneyimda sanjeya tanaka)
  41. Sangraha nityānuṣṭhāna (pejāvara maṭha)
  42. Kṛṣṇana uḍupi
  43. Uḍupi kṛṣṇa dāsaru kanḍante
  44. Saṁpradāya paddhati
  45. Aṇumadhvacaritā
  46. Kaṁkaṇākāra suḷādi
  47. Aravattu
  48. Bannañje barahagaḷu – 1
  49. Bannañje barahagaḷu – 2
  50. Bannañje barahagaḷu – 3
  51. Nāku tanti (MGM College and S.I)
  52. Bendre pustakada lekhana (MGM College)
  53. Vārṣika visheṣagaḷu
  54. Jayatṛthastuti
  55. Dāsasantasāhitya sameḷanādhyakṣabhāṣaṇa (Pandarpura)
  56. Akhila bhārata mādhvasammeḷanādhyakṣabhāṣaṇa (Chennai)
  57. Kannada sāhitya sammeḷanādhyakṣabhāṣaṇa (Uḍupi)
  58. Caturdashastotra
  59. Caturvimshati mūrtigaḷu
  60. Vāñmyada bījākṣara omkāra
  61. Gāyatrīmantrārtha
  62. Aṁganyāsa
  63. ṣoḍashasamskāragaḷu
  64. prāṇasūtragaḷu
  65. prāṇasūkta kannaḍānuvāda
  66. vedagaḷa sūkta kannaḍānuvāda
  67. mantragaḷa chandassu
  68. āsanagaḷu
  69. mudregaḷu
  70. cakrābjamanḍala bhadrakamanḍala
  71. ankurārpaṇa
  72. nāḍīcakra
  73. talavakāropaniṣat – padyānuvāda (talavakāraru kaṇda guṭṭu)
  74. svatagaḷu
  75. kattaleyinda beḷakineḍege
  76. beḷakāgi banni
  77. padya sangraha
  78. uḍupiya kanḍirā
  79. mukkaṇṇa darshana
  80. heḷde uḷidaddu
  81. aidukālina manca
  82. O pājakada giṇiye
  83. Dāsānjali
  84. Kāvyānjali
  85. Granthānjali
  86. Prameyanavamālikā (aṇumadhvavijaya)
  87. Yugādi varṣādi
  88. Kaḍiyāḷiya mahiṣamardhiṇi (lekhana)
  89. ṛtusamhāra (tuṣārā)
  90. kiṣkindākānḍa (udayavāṇi)
  91. gītāsandesha (suguṇamālā)
  92. vedagaḷa sandesha (suguṇamālā)
  93. bodhivṛkṣa (viajaya Karnataka)
  94. akṣarada munnuḍi
  95. maitradallina 6 lekhanagaḷu
  96. purāṇa prapancada munnuḍi
  97. padārtha cintāmaṇita munnuḍi
  98. mantrarāmāyaṇada lekhana – saṇṇa pātragaḷa doḍḍa koḍuge
  99. ghaṭikotsavada adhyakṣabhāṣaṇada lekhana
  100. mahābhārata tātparyanirṇaya (2 upanyāsagaḷu)
  101. madhvanavami nimitta visheṣa lekhana
  102. ondu eraḍallu eraḍu ondalla (saṇṇa lekhana)
  103. madhvācāryaru (bhārata bhārati pustakada sampada)
  104. nityajīvanakke bhagavadgīte (tarangada lekhana)
  105. pejāvara muṭhada parampare (udayavāṇi lekhana)paryāyada kuritāda lekhanagaḷu.