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Personalities
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O.M.NARAYANAN NAMBOODIRI PAD


He was known as Scholar of Scholars in Rig Veda and was accepted by both Thrissur and Thirunvaya Brahmaswam Madhams( Vedic Institutions)

1838 - 1902



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O.M.NEELAKANDHAN NAMBOODIRI PAD

He was a Vedic Scholar and for certain period he was elected as Vadhyan (Chancellor) by all Vedic scholars of Thrissur Yogam (University like Institution). (Brother of O.M.Narayanan Namboodiri Pad)

1863 - 1935



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O.M.VASUDEVAN NAMBOODIRI PAD

He was a good administrator, who introduced internal check system( remember that there was no such banking system as now), internal auditing for Olappamanna Mana accounts. He was a literary person and has written "Dhruva Charitham" Kathakali Story-Screen Play. (Son of O.M.Narayanan Namboodiri Pad)

1881 - 1926


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RAOBAHADUR O.M.NARAYANAN NAMBOODIRI PAD

He was given with the title Raobahadur by the British Government . He was M.L.C (Member of Legislative Council) of Madras State and was well known for his patronage of all art forms. (Brother of O.M.Vasudevan Namboodiri Pad)

1890 - 1944


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O.M.PARAMESWARAN NAMBOODIRI PAD

Basically he was a literary person and has published a magazine namely " Sahithi" exclusively for Malayalam poems, when no body was bold to venture like this. (Brother of O.M.Vasudevan Namboodiri Pad).

1899 - 1942



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O.M.C.NARAYANAN NAMBOODIRI PAD

He was a social reformist. a true Gadhian Congress man and a freedom fighter, a literary person. But his great contribution is the translation of Rig Veda ( Sanskrit Classic having more than 7000 printed pages) into Malayalam and published it during his late 70s. He has received Kerala Literary Academy award for his works. He has written a Christian Kathakali story namely "Snapaka Yohannan"
(Son of O.M.Vasudevan Namboodiri Pad)

1910-1989

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O.M.SUBRAMANIAN NAMBOODIRI PAD


He was a great poet in Malayalam, having pen name "Olappamanna", who has received a lot of awards, private and Government. Truly speaking the house name "Olappamanna" known to 90 % of Keralites is now only due to him.
(Son of Vedic Scholar O.M.Neelakandhan Namboodiri Pad)

1923-2000

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Dr.O. M. Anujan


Born in 1928, he is a retired person from Delhi University. He has contributed to Malayalam literature by his books of poems and articles. He is recognized also as a well versed Kathakali Scholar. He is the last son of O.M.Neelakandhan Namboodiri Pad.

1928


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Sumangala

Born in 1934, she has retired from Kerala kalamandalam. There are very few Children’s book writers in Malayalam and she is one among them, well recognized in the literary field. She has also written a Malayalam Dictionary. “History of Kerala Kalamandalam” was written by her.

1934


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Dr.O.N.Vasudevan


He was a renowned Psychiatrist of Kerala and passed MBBS from Manipal and DPM in First rank from NIMHANS, Bangalore in the year 1967. His eminence was well accepted among other psychiatrists and also among patients.(Son of O.M.C.Narayanan Namboodiri Pad)

1940-2002