Dushyanth Sridhar

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Dushyanth Sridhar is a public speaker and writer in English and Tamil on ancient Indian Hindu religious texts like Ramayana, Mahabharata, Purana, Vishnu Sahasranama, Bhagavad Gita, Divya Prabandha. He has learnt scriptures like Sri Bhashyam, Gita Bhashyam, Rahasya-traya Saram and Bhagavad Vishayam under revered preceptors. He has delivered over 2500 live discourses in 12 countries (Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Nepal, China, UAE, Kenya, New Zealand, Australia, Canada and United States). He is well-known in most households through his discourses in Star Vijay, Jaya TV, DD Podhigai, Polimer TV, Sri Sankara TV, Puthuyugam TV and SVBC TV television channels. He has a wide spectrum of audience following on Youtube with over three million views and content that runs for 1000 hours. He organizes religious tours to ancient Vishnu temples in association with a leading travel agent who together have taken 600 people to 170 temples spanning 10 states and three countries in a three-year period covering a distance of 10,000 miles.'Ramayana in Lanka', 'Muktinath & Badrinath', 'Nava Dwaraka' have become their hallmark tours.

He conceptualizes dance ballets with leading classical dancers on Vaishnavism like ''Aranganin Pathaiyil' (on Srirangam),'Srinivasam Prapadye' (on Tirupati), 'Bhavam' (on devotion) , 'Malyada' (on Andal) which have received rave reviews in the art world. He renders thematic Katha-Kutcheris with leading Carnatic vocalists. He penned the story, screenplay and dialogue for the movie 'Vedanta Desika' besides donning the role of the protagonist under the Muktha Films. He was also the director along with Muktha Sundar. He carries out restoration of ancient Vedanta Desika shrines and contributes to the society through a charitable trust called Desika Daya that he runs with a small group of volunteers. He teaches the works of Desika to over 5000 students worldwide through WhatsApp. He is currently writing a mammoth book titled Ramayana Sudha to bring forth the views of philosophers, commentators and poets on this grand epic. He is also authoring a coffee table book on Vedanta Desika to commemorate his 750th birth celebrations . He has released a memory chip with 220 hours of his discourses that is available for buying across certain stores and online portals. He has received awards like Young Achiever, 30-under-30, Best Parliamentarian, Best Outgoing Student, Best School Pupil leader and has received coveted titled like Harikatha Bharathi, Sollin Selvan, Bhagawata Bhaswan from various institutions of excellence. He is an alumnus of BITS, Pilani with over 10 years of corporate and teaching experience in big brands. Currently, he lives with his wife and parents in Bengaluru