About This Website
Karnataka has rich historical and cultural heritage. History is well preserved here compared to many other regions in India. The magnificence of its heritage can be seen in innumerable inscriptions, hero stones, copper plates and other historical artifacts and literature. The varieties of memorial stones, especially Hero stones and Masti stones, can be seen no where else in India. This website attempts to draw the attention of the world to the rich heritage of Karnataka. The content of this website is provided by eminent scholars who are members of the Academy. The Academy consists of historians and professors in the field of history, epigraphy, who have dedicated their life in bringing to light, the glorious past of the Karnataka state. Hence the information and facts presented in this website are credible and authentic.
Request to Students, Scholars, Authors and Columnists
The intention of the Academy is to create awareness among people about the rich history and culture of Karnataka. In this regard, we have digitized and shared research papers on this website. The authors, scholars have put great effort in bringing to light the hidden facts about our rich history and heritage through these papers. We would like to bring to your notice that all research papers are copyrighted by respective authors. If you wish to use any information, photos in this website or research papers in your work, we request you to inform the Academy by sending mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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