Sorat Ashwath

Sorat Ashwath

Sorat Ashwath (1915-1998) is a Kannada Writer, Actor known for the movies Naandi(1964), Veera Kesari(1963), Bhakta Kanakadasa(1960)

Other Namesಅಶ್ವಥ್ ನಾರಾಯಣ ಶಾಸ್ತ್ರಿ, Ashwath Narayana Shastri
Date Of Birth15 February 1915
Age(Age at Death: 82 years 11 months 21 days)
Place Of BirthNanjanagudu, Mysore, Karnataka
Date Of Death5 February 1998
Place Of DeathBangalore, Karnataka
FatherAgnihotri LakshmiNarasimha Shastri
Education (High School)Wesley Missionary School, Mysore
Sorat Ashwath worked as an actor, writer, director among other things. He was a multi-dimensional talent, and became famous for writing lyrics for songs.

Hw wrote dialogues for over 60 movies and wrote lyrics for over 160 movies.

He appeared in Nagathihalli chandrashekhar's Homale for the last time on screen

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. He started Jyothi Kala Sangha in 1949
  2. In 1963 he received state award for the movie NandaaDeepa
  3. He was introduced to stage by Gangadhara Rao
  4. A park in Bangalore (Banashankari 3rd stage) is named after him

Sorat Ashwath: Filmography (34)

(All Sorat Ashwath Movies)
List By:
1998 Hoomale[Actor]
1987 Sri Chamundeshwari Pooja Mahime[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1983 Ananda Bhairavi[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1981 Bhagyada Belaku[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1979 Dharma Sere[Writer (Dialogue)]
1978 Paduvaaralli Pandavaru[Writer (Lyrics)]
1977 Shani Prabhava[Writer (story),Writer (Screenplay),Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1974 Anna Attige[Writer (Screenplay),Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1973 Seetheyalla Savithri[Writer (Dialogue)]
1973 Swayamvara[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1972 Bandhavya[Writer (story),Writer (Screenplay),Producer,Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1971 Anugraha[Writer (Lyrics)]
1970 Rangamahal Rahasya[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1969 Bhale Raja[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1969 Mukunda Chandra[Writer (Dialogue)]
1968 Bhagya Devathe[Writer (Screenplay),Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1967 Sathi Sukanya[Writer (Dialogue)]
1966 Katari Veera[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1965 Vaatsalya[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1964 Naandi[Actor(Ramayya)]
1964 Nava jeevana[Writer (Screenplay),Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1964 Shivagange Mahatme[Writer (story),Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1963 Jenu Goodu[Actor,Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1963 Nanda Deepa[Actor,Writer (Screenplay),Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1963 Sathi Shakthi[Actor]
1963 Veera Kesari[Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1962 RathnaManjari[Actor]
1962 Shri Dharmasthala Mahatme[Actor]
1962 Swarna Gowri[Actor]
1960 Ranadheera Kanteerava[Actor]
1960 Bhakta Kanakadasa[Actor]
1959 Dharma Vijaya[Actor,Writer (story),Writer (Lyrics),Writer (Dialogue)]
1955 Vichitra Prapancha[Actor]
1947 Mahananda[Assistant Director]