Kannada is one of the oldest languages in the world with nearly
2000 years of rich history. Be amazed to find how the script has
developed and changed over the years and their resemblance to
present day letters.
Karnataka is home to innumerable Veeragallu, Mastikallu which showcase the valour of the people of this region. Learn to identity them, the various types, anatomy and enable yourself to reconstruct the story of these heroes.
More than 30,000 inscriptions are found in Karnataka and many more are still being discovered. Get to know about their types, scripts and how they defined history of Kannada Region.
Access all research papers published by the Academy which contain wealth of historical information.
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Evolution of Kannada
through the ages
Kannada is one of the oldest languages in the world with nearly 2000 years of rich history. Be amazed to find how the script has developed and changed over the years and their resemblance to present day letters.
Karnataka is home to innumerable Veeragallu, Mastikallu which showcase the valour(?) of people of this region. Learn to identity them, the various types, anatomy and enable yourself to reconstruct the story of these heroes.
Karnataka Itihasa Academy has organized its 34th Annual conference as a webinar from 24th December 2020 to 28th December 2020. Please look at the below document for details and session plans. Please also note the change in timings for All-hands meet. All-hands meet is scheduled to be held on 23rd December 2020 at 4.00pm. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1NvXSPHC-PGekBBZDKuLD33KYAghEsmAY/view?usp=sharing
34th Annual Conference of the Academy is being held from 24th to 28th, December 2020. The conference will be a webinar hosted by the Academy on Zoom application. Please check the attached circular for details.
Karnataka history as we know today is the collective work of many eminent researchers and historians who have contributed immensely to our understanding of it. It is our duty to remember their relentless work. In this regard Karnataka Itihasa Academy is hosting series of online lectures from scholars across the state who will throw light […]
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Karnataka Itihasa Academy 33rd Annual Conference Awardees Dr T. V. Venkatachala Shastry will be presiding as the President of the 33rd annual conference to be held at Humcha, Hosanagara Taluk, Shivamogga, on 18th, 19th and 20th of October 2019. Endowments Awardees Dr. Vasundhara Filliozat, Mysuru is being conferred with ‘Itihasa Samskruthi Shree’ award established by […]