Watch Dr. Jayant Narlikar talk about the story of Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), the prestigious research institute based in Pune. Dr. Narlikar was the founder director of IUCAA. Under his direction IUCAA has acquired a world-wide reputation as a centre for excellence in teaching and research in astronomy and astrophysics. He retired from this position in 2003. He is now Emeritus Professor at IUCAA.