Series 10 - Audio and visual material

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UTA 1933-10

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Audio and visual material

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  • 1976-2006 (Creation)

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45 VHS cassettes
60 cassette tapes

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(1924-2015)

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Series consists of audio and video material that documents Prof. Venkatacharya’s community activity, teaching, and family life. Video recordings capture Venkatacharya’s presentations, many of these given at community centres and individuals’ homes. The topics of these talks generally focus on spiritual texts and understanding, though also include some academic presentations, including an event at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library. Other videos document the community involvement of both Prof. Venkatacharya and his wife, Vijaya. These include an event recognizing the contributions of Venkatacharya to the Hindu Institute of Learning, the organization’s fundraising initiatives, as well as Diwali celebrations at the AWIC Community and Social Services. Home recordings of family gatherings are also included in the material.

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Open

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B2017-0035/001M, /002M and B2017-0035/001S

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