K. Shivaram Karanth

Mookajjiya Kanasugalu (“Dreams of
a Silent Granny”) ( Jnanpith award
winning novel) By K. Shivaram Karanth.(Kota Shivaram Karanth.)

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(October 10, 1902 – December 9, 1997) was a major Kannada writer, social activist, environmentalist, Yakshagana artist, film maker and thinker. He was described as
the “Rabindranath Tagore of Modern India who has been one of the finest novelists-activists since
independence”