"Vachaspati”, “Samskrita Mitra”, "Sanskrit Sevavrati"

Dr. Remella Avadhanulu

M.Sc.(Nuclear Physics),M.A.,Ph.D.(Sanskrit),M.A.,Ph.D.(Jyotisha) D.Litt(Hon),
Deputy Director(Retd) (Computers), Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad

Born On:   25th September, 1948

Native Place:  Podagatlapalli, East Godavari Dist., Andhra Pradesh, 533236

Parents:   Sri RV Suryanarayana &
Smt. R Lakshmi Narasamma

Address:  H.No.H Block-34,
Sri Sagi Rama Krishnam Raju Community Hall Road, Besides Prathiba High School,
HYDERABAD-500 038,
Telangana, India
Mobile: 98494 59316

Dr.RVSS Avadhanulu did his M.Sc.(Nuclear Physics) from Andhra University(1969,First class), M.A. (Sanskrit) from Osmania University (1999, Distinction), M.A(Jyotisha). from PS Telugu University (2002, First class), Ph.D. in Sanskrit from Osmania University (2005), and Ph.D. in Jyotisha from PS Telugu University(2009). He was awarded D.Litt(Hon) by Rashtriya Samskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupati (2015). He got his special training in Computers in 1969, studied classical Sanskrit, Krishna Yajurveda, Mimamsa Sastra, Vedanta Sastra and Vidyaranya Bhashya (part) in a traditional way(from 1957 onwards) from eminent Vedic scholars.


Dr. RVSS Avadhanulu started his career as Lecturer in Physics at Govt.Degree College, Razole, during 1970-71. Subsequently he served as Senior Technical Officer at Electronics Corporation of India Ltd(1971-79), as a Faculty member in the cadre of Professor at Administrative Staff College of India(1979-83) and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, and as Senior Consultant to several organizations of Central and State Governments(1983-88) . Dr.Avadhanulu served as Head of Computer Division in the cadre of Professor and retired as Deputy Director (Computers) at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad(1988-2006) . Presently he is serving as Chief Executive of Shri Veda Bharathi, a Public Charitable Trust.

The design of Vedic Database by Dr. Avadhanulu attracted the attention of several scientists and scholars including the then President of India, Dr.Shankar Dayal Sharma in 1995,who recorded his appreciation as ‘Excellent Work’ and ‘first of its kind in the world’. Dr. Avadhanulu further received appreciation from the then Prime Minister, Shri Atal Behari Vajpayee, ‘ A dream has come to be true’ for contribution towards preservation and propagation of Indian sciences recorded in Sanskrit. Dr.Avadhanulu was honoured by Government of India in 2003 with the coveted award of “Samskrit Mitra”.

Dr.Avadhanulu was instrumental in introducing Indian languages to computers for the first time, with Telugu and Devanagari script, in particular, way back in 1976. It was appreciated by the Official language Committee of Parliament of India. Among several other works, his contributions in the fields of Numerical Techniques, Ground water flow simulation studies, Predictability of Earth quakes, installation of Tele Medicine system and SunDial systems etc., got world wide acclaim.

Propagation of “Vedic Sciences” in general, and ‘Veda Vijnanam’, ‘Veda Ganitam’ and ‘Viswa Vijnanam in particular, to the extent of about 700 episodes and 500 lectures, through TV channels are appreciated as highly educative.

He has to his credit about 50 books, which include “Vedas and Computers”, “Science and Technology in Vedas and Sastras”. Bharatiya GanitaSastra Charitra (2 volumeas with a total of about 2100 pages).Vedic Maths(a series of 5 books with work sheets) etc.Under the banner of Shri Veda Bharathi about 1500 hours of Vedic chantings are recorded, .

Dr. RVSS Avadhanulu is awarded the Patent / Intellectual property rights for his “DESIGN OF COMPUTERISED MULTILINGUAL MULTIMEDIA VEDIC DATABASE”, with effect from March, 2000. ‘Golden NANDI’ by the Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, for the year 2008, “Samskrita Mitra” by Govt. of India (2003), “Vachaspati” by Rashtriya Samskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupati (2005).