"Sometimes it is impossible to know where you are headed without reflecting on where you came from. Understanding your heritage, your roots and your ancestry is an important part of carving out your future."
It is said inscriptions are a valuable source of information to know the past. They are usually contemporaneous to the events they speak of and their facts and figures can be connected to a time and place. Numerous epigraphs mirror the history of language and literature of our bygone era. Heritage Society brings in an exceptional talk on the subject matter "Understanding Prakrit and Sanskrit as pan Indian Inscriptional Languages" for its world wide audience.
Esteemed Speaker of the day Dr T S Ravisankara, Memeber, Advisory board, Heritage Society: Former Director (Epigraphy), Archaeological Survey of India, delivered a highly informative session enriched with vital facts and crucial details about Prakrit and Sanskrit languages. He spoke about numerous inscriptions all over India, giving comprehensive information on many of them. Sir presented a complete picture about the importance of both the Languages for all our viewers. Through his vast expertise in the field of study of inscriptions, sir conveyed to our all listeners the significance of Epigraphy in understanding the great legacy of our country.
The programme was chaired by our honourable Organising Secretary Dr. Anantashutosh Dwivedi (Director General, Heritage Society, Patna). This event was moderated by Ms. Sonal Dhikle (Heritage Society, Maharashtra Circle) and Ms. Vishnupriya C (Research Investigator, Heritage Society, Kerala circle) delivered the Vote of Thanks.
Together let's get to know about eminence of Prakrit and Sanskrit as pan Indian Inscriptional Languages.
Video Link of the Talk: https://www.youtube.com/embed/hLNrhCkFke4