University Of Mysore

Discover the notable alumni of University Of Mysore. The list includes people like Jaggi Vasudev, Shakuntala Devi, N. R. Narayana Murthy, R. K. Laxman & Akhilesh Yadav. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, engineers, business people, leaders and intellectuals & academics etc.
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Shakuntala Devi
(Human Computer)
Shakuntala Devi
142
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 4, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangalore
Died: April 21, 2013

A child prodigy who was never formally educated, Shakuntala Devi became a mathematical genius earning the title of Human Computer for her exceptional calculating abilities. The Indian genius was also an astrologer and a gifted writer who authored books on maths, astrology, homosexuality in India and a crime thriller novel.

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R. K. Laxman
(Cartoonist & Creator of 'The Common Man")
R. K. Laxman
36
Birthdate: October 24, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mysore
Died: January 26, 2015
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A. K. Ramanujan
(Poet)
A. K. Ramanujan
1
Birthdate: March 16, 1929
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mysore, British India
Died: July 13, 1993
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Jaggi Vasudev
(Yoga Guru)
Jaggi Vasudev
17
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 3, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mysore, Karnataka, India

The recipient of Padma Vibhushan, the second-highest civilian award of India, Jaggi Vasudev is a mystic, yogi, and author.  His spiritual program called inner engineering is famous all over the world, particularly in the Western world. Popularly known as Sadhguru, Jaggi Vasudev's yoga programs, environmental initiatives, and educational and social initiatives have earned him celebrity status in India.

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Raimon Panikkar
(Spanish Roman Catholic Priest)
Raimon Panikkar
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1918
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
Died: August 26, 2010

Born to a Spanish Catholic mother and an Indian Hindu father in Barcelona, Raimon Panikkar grew up to be a Catholic priest and a philosophy professor. An expert in comparative religion, he compared the tenets of Catholicism and Hinduism in his doctoral thesis. He also penned several spiritual texts.

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G. S. Shivarudrappa
(Poet)
G. S. Shivarudrappa
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 7, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Shikaripur, Karnataka, India
Died: December 23, 2013