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A Blind Sage's Vision: A Varsity For The Disabled At Chitrakoot

The acharya lost his eyesight in infancy, but had a keen sense for the oral rhythms epics. He aims to shape his varsity round this kernel.

A Blind Sage's Vision: A Varsity For The Disabled At Chitrakoot
A Blind Sage's Vision: A Varsity For The Disabled At Chitrakoot
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Those hurdles in Giridhar Mishra's education have long been overcome. Today, the acharya is master of six languages and is an authority on several religious epics. The Tulsipeeth ashram, which he established in 1987 and which today houses 200-odd handicapped students, is an oasis of serenity and discipline.

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