Close to Sanskrit day and Teacher’s day this year, the Indic Academy, Chennai, honoured the director of The Kuppuswami Sastri Research Institute, Dr. V. Kameswari, for her services to Indology. N. Gopalaswami, former chief election commissioner, was the chief guest at the event which was held at Tattvakola, Alwarpet on Sep 7.
Kameswari has been in this field for more than three decades. As a research guide, she has inspired several students to venture into the fields of research. About 50 research scholars have been awarded M. Phil and Ph.D degrees under her guidance.
She has also organised several national and internationa conferences and has brought out many important publications . The institute is at 84, Thiru Vi Ka Road, Mylapore. Ph: 24985320.