Rajeswari Padmanabhan (1939-2008)

Rajeswari PadmanabhanWAY OF LIFE

Vainika vidushi Rajeswari Padmanabhan was born in Kollur in 1939. She was the daughter of Lakshmi Ammal and the granddaughter of Karaikudi Subbarama Iyer (the elder of the Karaikudi Veena Brothers). From the age of five, she was under the tutelage of her grandfather Karaikudi Sambasiva Iyer (the younger of the Karaikudi Brothers) and remained under his guidance until his demise in 1958 …read more