Centre for the Study of Marginalised Communities (Tala Samudaya)

Founded in 2015 with the support of the Government of Karnataka, Tala Samudaya provides a vibrant institutional space to engage with the study of the marginalised communities with a view to understanding their active role and participation in the social, political, economic, and cultural life of the India in general and Karnataka in particular. The Centre has undertaken research, teaching, continuing education, and training in these areas and works closely working with key state and civil society actors and initiatives to further the empowerment of marginalised communities.

For more details, please contact Dr. Chandrashekhar.

Centre Co-Directors: Dr. Sudheesh R C & Dr. Karthikeyan Damodaran


Dr. Sudheesh R C

Dr. Karthikeyan Damodaran