From the Parisara Ratna to Padma Bhushan, Sri Balagangadharanatha Swami was awarded numerous prestigious awards for his philanthropy, vision, and kind-heartedness. The Swami took over the Adichunchanagiri Mahasamsthana Math as the 71st Seer of the ancient Natha Center of Worship on 24 September 1974 at the age of 30, till his demise in 2013. Under […]
DV Gundappa – Renowned Kannada Author and Philosopher
Best known for a collection of poems entitled Mankuthimmana Kagga Started a number of Kannada newspapers Awarded the Padmabhushan in 1974 Best known for his collection of poems entitled, Mankuthimmana Kagga, Devanahalli Venkataramanaiah Gundappa (1887-1975) or DV Gundappa or DVG as he was also known as a renowned Kannada philosopher and author. Along with being […]
Prakash Padukone – The Badminton Genius
Prakash Padukone is India’s badminton genius. Know more about Prakash Padukone’s career, achievements, and trivia and after retirement life.
Raksha Changappa, Nutritionist
Raksha Changappa of Bangalore is a reputed dietician-cum-nutritionist of India. She is a nutrition activist who has won many awards. Read on to know more.
N. Ponnappa – A Cartoonist Par Excellence
N. Ponnappa is a well-known cartoonist of Bangalore. He began his career as an architect. Later he turned into a freelance cartoonist. Read on to know more.
Professor Kattesh Katti: A Man with a Vision to Eradicate Cancer
Professor Kattesh Katti is the man who almost found a cure for cancer. According to Prof. Katti key to treat prostate cancer can be found in green tea and gold.
The Best of Both Worlds – Jayant Kaikini
Jayant Kaikini is one of the most popular writers in Kannada literature. Apart from being a renowned poet and short story writer, he also serves as a scriptwriter for Kannada movies.
The Man Booker Winner – Aravind Adiga
Aravind Adiga is a well-known personality who has written popular novels. Starting his career as a financial journalist, he has managed to top the bestseller list in countries like the US and UK.
The Key Figure in Structural Chemistry – CNR Rao
Prof CN Rao got his BSc degree from Mysore University, M.Sc from Purdue. He worked at IISc and later at IIT Kanpur.
G.S. Shivarudurappa – The Visionary who Shaped Modern Kannada Literature
G.S. Shivarudrappa has been conferred the title of Rashtrakavi by the Karnataka Government. He had made many contributions that changed the face of modern Kannada literature.