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From: Malolan Cadambi (mcadambi_at_yahoo.com)
Date: Thu Aug 16 2001 - 08:31:22 PDT

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From: Anand K Karalapakkam [mailto:kgk@md2.vsnl.net.in]
Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2001 2:54 AM
To: Malolan Net
Subject: SrIvatsA~nkAchArya swAmi awarded

SrI:
SrImatE rAmAnujAya namaH

 namO nArAyaNa!

 Dear devotees,

 aDiyEn would like to share a good news with you
 all :

 SrI SrIvatsA~nkAchArya, a top-grade scholar of our sampradAyam
 and an ardent disciple of SrI UtthamUr SwAmi, has been
 awarded certificate of honour, this Independence Day
 (Aug 15) for his contribution to Sanskrit. SwAmi is one
 among the 16 scholars selected from various parts of India
 to receive this - Reported from New-Delhi in "The Hindu".
 SwAmi is a esp a great authority in vyAkaraNa (Sanskrit Grammar).

 Earlier this year, SwAmi was awarded the coveted title
 "MahAmahOpAdhyAya" by Rashtriya Samskrita Vidyapeeth {govt}.
 This title was not awarded for many years, and it has again
 been started to be awarded for the past few years. 

 In 1996, SrI NAvalpAkkam S RAmAnuja-TAtAchArya swami, recognized
 as the foremost scholar of our sampradAyam, and a top-notch
 authority in NyAya-SAstra with all-India fame, was also honoured
 with that title. SrI NSR swAmi, as he is popularly known,
 was the first recipient of the "Ram Krishna Dalmia Shrivani
 Alankaran" (1994), comprising Rs.2 Lakhs {200,000 Rs), for
 enriching the Sanskrit Language and literature through his
 studies,teachings and literary writings. SwAmi is also a
 holder of the prestigious President-Award for Proficiency in
 Sanskrit, the first holder of this award being none other
 than SrI abhinava dESika UtthamUr SwAmi. Incidentally,
 SrI NSR swAmi learnt many granthas of NyAya SAstra under
 Sri UtthamUr SwAmi.
 
 aDiyEn rAmAnuja dAsan,
 anantapadmanAbhan alias anand.

Srimate Sri Laksminrisimha Divya Paduka Sevaka
Srivan Satakopa Sri Narayana Yatindra Mahadesikaya Nama:

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