Sahityam lo hasyam
Dr. Garikipati Narasimha Rao “Maha Sahasraavadhani” is a well-known Telugu Avadhani in Andhra Pradesh today. He has so far conducted more than 150 avadhanams including the latest “Dvigunita Avadhanam” at Dallas for ATA 2002. Notable among the several avadhanams, Dr. Garikipati are the “Dvi-Satavadhanams” and “Sahasravadhanam”. Dr. Garikipati is known for his “Dharana” which is a key requirement for performing “Avadhanams”. Dr. Garikipati has been facilitated with numerous titles such as “Satavadhhana Geeshpati”, “ Avadhana Sarada”, “Dharanaa Brahma Raakshasa” etc.

He was awarded Gold Medal by the former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N.T.Rama Rao for standing University first in M. Phil and also has received “Pratibhaa Puraskaaram” both from Telugu University.

I had a wonderful experience with him in my intermediate. He is just awesome, he is a voracious reader and orator as well. He can drag the attention of anyone literally anyone.. da audience can be of any cultured… for sure he can make u hang on his words .. \_o/\