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Founder – Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth
Shri Sarada Prasan Das
Assistant Professor (Hindustani Violin)
Chinmaya Naada Bindu Gurukula
Gurukula for Performing Arts
Born into a musical family, Sarada Prasan Das started his violin lessons from his father Shri Ramesh Chandra Das, a renowned violinist of Odisha. He began his violin lessons early from his father and as well as his father’s Guru Ustad Md. Hameed Ahad.
He later on became a disciple of Dr. Swarna Khuntia (disciple of Smt. N Rajam), Assistant Professor in violin, Faculty of Performing Arts, BHU, Varanasi), from whom he is currently taking the Gayaki Ang training in violin. His music journey has spanned in India and other countries as a solo artist and as a team player in Classical, Semi Classical and Fusion music.
• Pursuing Ph.D. in Banaras Hindu University
• UGC NET/ Junior Research Fellowship 
• Master in Music, Banaras Hindu University 
• Sangeet Visharad, Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Mumbai 
• Conducted music workshops in India and abroad
• Delivered violin lectures in IIT, BHU and Department of Instrumental Music, Faculty of Performing Arts, BHU
• Has conducted summer workshop and free music classes for tribal and poor children in various parts of Odisha and Varanasi
• Conducted a workshop on ‘Indian Music and New Approaches’ in Sikkim University
• Malhar Festival, Pune
• Saptarang Sangeet Mahotsav, Jaipur
• NCPA, Mumbai
• Bhubaneswar Music Circle Festival, Bhubaneswar
• Subha-E-Banaras, Varanasi
• Purvacharya Smriti Sangeet Samaroh, BHU, Varanasi
• Natya Samagam Festival in New Delhi, Agartala, Guwahati organized by Sangeet Natak Academy, New Delhi
• Performed in International Sanskrit Conference, Silpakorn University, Bangkok organized by Sangeet Natak Academy, New Delhi.
Awards & Recognition
• UGC Junior Research Fellowship 
• 1st prize winner in All India Radio National Music Competition 
• ITC- Sangeet Research Academy Award 
• Scholarship for Young Artist, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India 
• 1st prize winner in Akhil Bharatiya Sanskritik Sangh Music Competition, Pune
• 1st prize in Uttar Pradesh Sangeet Natak Academy Music Competition, Lucknow