Born in 1935 in Vellore, North Arcot Dt.,Tamilnadu.
Acquired Certificates and Diplomas in Freehand Outline, Model Drawing, Fresco Painting and Painting. He has participated in more than 50 exhibitions in India and abroad. He has received innumerable awards from Akademis from all over India.
He has had many Honours conferred on him, notable being Veteran Artist,and Kalai Chemmal Award. He has also taken part in many Camps.
His works are in the collections of many galleries, corporates and individuals in India and abroad.