Folklore museum is part of great Indian culture: Dr Nanjaiah Honganuru

Mysuru, February 21:- “Folklore museum is part of a multifaceted great Indian culture,” said assistant professor of Kuvempu Institute of Kannada Studies (KIKS), Dr Nanjaiah Honganuru.

He was delivering a special lecture organised by Dr P R Thippeswamy Study Centre at Manasagangothri here on Wednesday.

“Early 70s was a decade of cultural transition. Thippeswamy dreamt of starting a folklore museum. He made it a reality and made people understand it. He wanted it to be a study centre for the generations to come. He did a field survey in Shivamogga, Chitradurga, Chikkamagaluru, Nagamangala and other places. We can study folklore at this museum,” he added.

Prof Mysuru Krishnamurthy and team presented folklore music.

Prof Ravindra, Dr P K Rajashekhar and others were present. (MR/GK).

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