Dr. Ayachit Shantanu Ambadasrao

Assistant Professor
Department of Sanskrit and Philosophy
IH- 317,  Prajna Bhavan
School of Indian Heritage
Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
Belur Math- 711202, West Bengal, India.
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Academic Qualification:

  • Vidyavaridhi (Ph.D.) (2018): Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha,Tirupati. 
  • M.Phil (2016): Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha,Tirupati. 
  • Qualified the UGC-NET for eligibility for Lectureship (December, 2013): Sanskrit (Code 25).
  • Acharya in Advaita Vedanta  (2015): Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha,Tirupati.  
  • PG Diploma in Yoga (2014): Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha,Tirupati. 
  • Shastri (2013):Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha,Tirupati. 

Thesis and Dissertations:

  • Vidyavaridhi (Ph.D.) Thesis (2014):
    “चतुस्सूत्र्याः अद्वैतविशिष्टाद्वैतशुद्धाद्वैतभाष्याणां समीक्षात्भकमध्ययनम्।” under the guidance of Prof. K. Ganapathi Bhat, Professor, Dept. of Advaita Vedanta, Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupati.
  • M.Phil. Dissertation (2009):
    “अद्वैतसिद्धावुपाध्यन्तभागे आक्षिप्तदोषनिरासः – एकं विशिष्टमध्ययनम्।” under the guidance of Prof. K. Ganapathi Bhat, Professor, Dept. of Advaita Vedanta, Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupati.

Seminars, Workshops, Invited Lectures:

  • Presented a paper on ““Rajayogahatayogayoh thulanavaisishtyam”  in National seminar on Yogadarsana and Yogic Practices organized by Sri Venkateswara Vedic University, Tirupati on June, 2015.
  • Participated in state level seminar on “Upanishadvishayak Vividha drushtikon” organized by Pune University held on Sept, 2015.
  • Presented a paper on “Yogashastre Chikitsavidhihi.” in the Inter-national yoga conference on “Science and Art of Yoga:Theory And Practices” organized by Pune University, Pune on 2016. 
  • Participated in national seminar on “Advaitavedante Appayyadixitendranam Yogadanam” organized by Advaita Vedanta Department, R. S. Vidyapeetham, Tirupati on 2016.
  • Presented Paper on “Aayurved Yogashastrayoho Anusndhan Vaishithyam.” in the Seminar organized by KKSU Ramtekam on Jan, 2017. 
  • presented a paper on “Shree Satawalekar Mahodayanam vaidika vyakhyane Rashtrabhaktehe Rashtrasya Cha swaroopam Akatmamanavadarshanam cha.” in the Seminar organized by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune on 2016. 
  • Presented a paper on “Sharirakabhashye jeeveshwarswaroopvimarshaha” in the Seminar organized by Rashtriya Sanskrit Samsthanam, Guruvayur Campus on 17th to 21st Feb, 2017.
  • Presented a paper on “Brahmalakshansamanvayaha” in the seminar organized by the Department of Sanskrit studies, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational & Research Institution on 29th Jan, 2018. 
  • Presented paper on topic “Vedanteshu Manahswaroopam”.   in a national seminar on “Unpublished Scientific Manuscripts in Sanskrit” organized by R. S. Vidyapeetham, Tirupati and National Mission for Manuscripts, New Delhi on 2018.
  • Participated in Rashtriya Kirtan Charchasatram as Subject Expert organized by Kavikulaguru kalidas sanskrit university and Rasal Sampraday Charitable Trust on 12th Nov, 2018.  
  • Presented Paper on topic “Brahamasutra Shivasutrayoho Aatmabandhaswaroopam” in a National seminar on “Influence of kashmir Shaivism on Indian Intellectual Traditions” organized by Pune University, Puneon 15th Mar, 2019.
  • Took part in the Workshop on “Manuscriptology”, organized by the department of sanskrit studies, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University from 21st November to 6th December, 2016.

Publication (Books/ Articles/ Journals and Magazines): 

  • Articles:
    1. Article titled “Aayurved yogashastrayoh samatwavicharaha”  was published in the International journal of Multidisclipinaty Educational research, vol 7 with ISSN 2277-7881. 
    2. Article titled “Brahmalakshansamanvayaha” was published in the National journal of hindi and sanskrit research with ISSN-2454-9177.  
    3. Article titled “Darshaneshu Kyativadnirupanam” was published in the Sanskrit Bhavitavyam with ISBN- 978-1-890041-04-5.  
    4. Article titled “Jagadupādānaṃ sarvajña sarvaśakti brahma ” was Published from RSS campus of Guruvayur, in Advaita Ratnamala Vol 2 published with ISBN 978-93-83102-34-1 
  • Editing (Books/ Journals/ Magazines):
    • Sub-Editor of Prajñāloka (ISSN – 2320-5911) – bilingual, peer reviewed, annual research journal, published by the Registrar, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (Formerly known as Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University), Belur Math, Howrah, West Bengal.
  • Awards  Achievements:
    1.  Gold Medal for the University topper in Acharya Level in Advaita Vedanta. (2016)  
    2. Gold Medal for Best & Dynamic student for the year 2014-2015  Gold Medal – Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma Medal for the year 2014-15.  
    3. Gold Medal Sree Vanamali Ramanuj Jeer Swamy Medal For First Rank in Advaita Vedanta for the year 2014-2015.  
    4. Gold Medal Smt. Seshartnam and Prof. K. Dakshinamurthy Medal For First Rank in Advaita Vedanta for the year 2014-2015.  
    5. Gold Medal Smt. S.B.Vijayalakshmi and Sri. S.B. Raghunathacharya Medal For First Rank in Advaita Vedanta for the year 2014-2015.  
    6. Gold Medal Mahamahopadhyaya Maddulapalli Manikya Sastri Medal For First Rank in Advaita Vedanta for the year 2014-2015. 
    7. Participated in The Annual All India Essay Writing Event of 2009 Orginised by Shri Ramchandra Mission in collaboration with United Nations Information Center for India and Bhutan and got First prize in Zonal level in category 3 level. (college UG/PG)  
    8. Second prize(Silver Medal) in amakosa kantapatha spartha conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit santhan in Jaypur, in November 2009.  
    9. First prize(Gold medal) in Vedanta bhashana spardha in 7th, 8th and 9th All India Sanskrit students Talent festival conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit Vidyapeetham in Tirupati, in January 2013,2014, and 2015  
    10. First prize(Gold medal) in One act play competition in and 8th All India Sanskrit students Talent festival conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit Vidyapeetham in Tirupati, in January 2013 and 2014  
    11. First prize(Gold medal) in Rasaprasna spardha in 8th All India Sanskrit students Talent festival conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit Vidyapeetham in Tirupati, in January , 2014  
    12. Second prize(Silver Medal) in Jyothisha bhashana spardha in 7th All India Sanskrit students Talent festival conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit Vidyapeetham in Tirupati, in January 2013  
    13. Second Prize in Vedanta bhashan in 53rd All India Sanskrit sathric Contest conducted by Rashtirya Sanskrit Sansthan, in NewDelhi, in 2015  
    14. Third prize(Bronze medal) in Rasaprasna spardha in 9th All India Sanskrit students Talent festival conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit Vidyapeetham in Tirupati, in January 2015   
    15. Consolation prize in Jyothisha bhashana spardha in 8th All India Sanskrit students Talent festival conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit Vidyapeetham in Tirupati, in January 2014  
    16. Consolation prize in Mimamsa bhashana spardha and Samasyapurthi Spardha in 9th All India Sanskrit students Talent festival conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit Vidyapeetham in Tirupati, in January 2015.  
    17. Second prize(Silver medal) in Sahitya bhashana in Akhila Bharathiya Kalidas Mahotsav , Ujjain in 2012. 
    18.  First prize in state level amakosa kantapatha spartha conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit santhan in Hyderabad, in November 2009.  
    19. First prize in state level Vedanta Paribhasha Salakaspardha conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit santhan in Chennai, in November 2012.  
    20. First prize in state level Vedanta Paribhasha Bhashanaspardha conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit santhan in Chennai, in November 2013.  
    21. First prize in state level Brahmasuthrachathusuthribhashya bhashana spardha conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit santhan in Tirupati, in November 2014.  
    22. Third prize in state level Samasyapoorthy spardha conducted by Rashtriya sanskrit santhan in Tirupati, in November 2013. 

Experience:

  • Teaching: 
    • Working as a full-time faculty in the Dept. of Sanskrit Studies, School of Indian Heritage, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (Formerly known as Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University), Belur Math, Howrah since the year 2019.
    • Working as a part-time faculty in the Dept. of Sanskrit Studies, School of Indian Heritage, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (Formerly known as Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University), Belur Math, Howrah from the year 2016.

Research Supervision

  • M.Phil:
    • Santanu Nayek is preparing  a dissertation on “कालिदासकृतौ मत्वर्थसमीक्षणम्” to be submitted to the Department of Sanskrit and Philosophy, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (Formerly known as Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University), Belur Math, Howrah for the completion of his M.Phil  Degree as a part of Integrated Ph.D.
  • Ph.D:
    • Arupam Sanyal is preparing thesis on “श्रीमद्भगवद्गीतायाः प्रथमषट्कस्य सर्वतोभद्रटीकायाः विमर्शः” to be submitted to the Department of Sanskrit and Philosophy, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (Formerly known as Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University), Belur Math, Howrah for the completion of his Ph.D Degree.