The Veteran&Guru of the Pride of Kerala "KATHAKALI" shri Kalamandalam Ramankutty Nair
has passed away Monday evening at his residence in Vellinezhi Njalakurishi in
The great celebrity of Kerala was 87 years years.
Guru for many famous artist including Kalamandalam Gopi a resident of Peramangalam
was the veteran's student.
Shri Ramankutty Nair was bestowed upon by many a awaeds the foremost of which is
Sri Ramankutty Nair had received many more famous awards a few of which are
Central Sangeet Natak Academy Award,State Kathakali awaed,Kerala Sangeet Natak
Academy Award,Mumbai Natak Chakravarthy Award,D-lit from CUSAT,Kerala Kalamandalam
Silver Jubilee Medal,SreeGuruvayurappan Award,Kaalidas Samman from MadhyaPradesh
Government &many many more Merit awaerds from various organizations.
The Sad demise of the Kathakali Acharys is the biggest loss for Kathakali and
Kathakali Lpvers all over Kerala,India&Abroad.
May the Soul of Shri Ramankutty Nair rest in Peace