About Parupalli Sri Ranganath


Sri Parupalli Ranganath's every performance of his turns out to be a soulful experience for the audience.

A Singer who constantly strives for perfection of his richer repertoire can alone receive such an accolade.

Since Ranganath made his debut in Music concerts thirty years ago, he has repeatedly enthralled music lovers in all the major as well as the matropolitan cities in India.

All his Music programmes have been broadcast on All India Radio and Television.

Family of Musicians:

Sri Ranganath was born in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India, where almost everybody is wedded to music.

He hails from a family of musicians and artistes.

He is son of famous State & Cine artiste "Gana Saraswathi" Parupalli

Satyanarayana. "Gayaka Sarvabhouma" Parupalli Rama Krishnaiah Pantul, a famous 'Classical Music Guru' is his paternal uncle.

Clasical & Devotional Music:

After completing basic Course in Carnatic Music, Sriranganath came to study at Sri Venkateswara Kalpeetham, an organisation of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, Tirupati.

He learnt hundreds of "Annamayya Sankeertanams' and other "Vaggeyakara Kritees" under the guidance of Great Music Scholars, which are an asset to him.

Earlier, he was a Senior Vocal Artiste with Annamacharya Project., Tirumala Tirpati Devasthanms, Andhra Pradesh, India and

Presently he is with Hindu Dharma Prachara Parishad, TTD.                                                                                                                                                

Titles & Felicitations:

  • "Visishta Seva Medal" in 2006 from Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams. Tirupati

  • "Visishta Ratna Ugadai Puraskaram" in 2011 by Kalamanjari Cultural Organisation, Vijayawada.

  • "Gaana Kala Ratna" in 1983 by Karveti Nagara Samsthanam, Karveti Nagaram, Chittur District, Andhra Pradesh.

  • Sankeertana Tapasvi in 2010 by Sankeertana Cultural Organisation at Ravindra Bharathi, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.

  • Sankeertana Gana Payonidhi in 2011 by R.J.Media, Hyderabad at Ravindhra Bharthi, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.

  • Felicitated by Dr.Ramanaidu at Tyagarya Gana Sabha, Hyderabad on the eve of realeasing CD "Tirumalesuniki Svaranjali" music composed by Smt. Sridevi in 2011.

  • Received Felicitations continuously for the years 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989 from Honorable Prime Minister Sri P.V.Narasimha Rao, Former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Sri N.T.Rama Rao, and Governor of Andhra Pradesh Dr.Rangarajan at New Delhi, India.

  • Received felicitation from Late Pendekanti Venkata Subbayya, Former Governor of Bihar at Patna

  • Felicitated by Rama Krishna Mission, Hyderabad in 1986.

  • Felicitated by Sri Mandali Buddha Prasad at K.L.University, Vijayawada during Music Festival in 2008.

  • Felicitated by Dr.C.Narayana Reddy on the eve of Annamayya Sankeertanotsav at Hyderabad Ravindra Bharathi by APSO, Hyderabad.