K.P.K.Pisharody

Former editor of the ‘Malayala Manorama’ daily and the chief editor of the women’s magazine ‘Vanitha’.

Born in 1914 to Kannanur Pisharath Ittichiri Pisharasiar and Edamana Parameswaran Namboodiri, he done his Sanskrit eduction under the tutelage of Punnasseri Neelakandhan Sharma and joined Malayala Manorama as sub editor in 1933 under Mamman Mappila. He was instrumental in formation of Kerala Pisharody Samajam and was the first President.

Wife: Vaikkom Mevellur Nandavanath Pisharath Late Ponnamma Pisharasiar.

Children: Late Haridas, Nirmala Ramachandran, Ashokan, Narayanan, Sujatha Ramachandran, Lathika, Geetha.

He expired on 1985 April 25.

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