Dr.C.R.Chandrashekhar, a Famous Psychiatrist from Kanataka has turned 60 on Friday . To mark this day "Kannada Vaidya Saahitya Parishat "has conducted a function yesterday in Bangalore.
I got an opportunity to attend this useful Felicitation programme yesterday evening.
Lot of Doctors from all over Karnataka had come to attend this function along with lot of fans, writers and people from all walks.
Dr.C.R.C as he known to readers is born on December 12,1948, in small town of Channapattana in a middle class family.
He is known as the first person to write about psychiatry in Kannada.Till now he has written 159 books.! Out of which 107 books are related to Psychiatry.
I was surprised to know that his books have been translated to few languages like Urdu,English & Gujrathi also.
He is not only a Doctor,Psychiatrist,also a good Speaker who has given a lot of programmes in Radio & Television. He is very simple living and high thinking person.
Today we can see people suffering from depression,tension & other diseases related to mind.
Psychiatrists are playing a major role in curing these diseases through medicines & counselling.
It was a memorable function as lot of books related to health,sex,Ayurveda,Homoeopathy were on display and sale.And there was a discussion & lecture by eminent personalites.
Today(On 6th February 2011) to my Suprprise I got an opportunity to meet and speak to DR.CRC in 77th Kannada Sahitya Sammelana,which held in Bangalore ..I could spend couple of minutes with him..He is so great ,yet so simple..He is Simple living high thinking person.