December 04, 2023

Bannanje Govindacharya Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : December 14, 2020

Short Biography

Bannanje Govindacharya was born on 03-08-1936 in Udupi in the state of Karnataka, India. He was an Indian Scholar, Religious Leader, Spiritualist, Writer & Author.

Bannanje Govindacharya Complete Bio & Career

Bannanje was a legend of the Sanskrit and Kannada language. He was a religious leader who proficient in Upanishad Bhashya, Veda Bhashya, Ramayana, Mahabharata, and Puranas. Mr. Govindacharya was a public speaker who wrote Bhashyas or explanation about Veda Suktas, ShataRudriya, Gita Bhashya, Upanishads, and BrahmaSutra Bhashya. Apart from this, he analyzed all philosophical notes to check whether it was written by Vedavyasa or not.
Furthermore, he was one of the best language translators who translated the Bhagavata Chintana or other religious Puranas to make people understand the power of God. He was the owner of 4000 pages which he wrote in Sanskrit Vykhaayana. He holder to 50 odd and 150 books. The motive of these books is to make aware people of their objective. He belongs to "Madhva Philosophy" and "Madhvas Tattvavada. He was especially popular for his preaching among "Kannadigas" & Tuluvas" people of all religions of the world.
Moreover, Bannanje created a script for Sanskrit movies "Shankaracharya" and "Bhagavad-Gita". 


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Honours & Awards

Padma Shri Civilian Award 2009 Literature and Education

In 2009, he was awarded the "Padam Shri Award" for his outstanding performance in Sanskrit and Kannada formations.

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

He died on 13-12-2020 in Ambalpadi, Udupi in the state of Karnataka, India at the age of 84.

DEATHDAY 13 December,2020 (Wednesday)
DEATH PLACE Ambalpadi, Udupi, Karnataka

Bannanje Govindacharya Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born into a Hindu Brahmin family to Tarkakesari S. Narayanacharya Padamannuru.

Life's Important Dates Of Bannanje Govindacharya

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Brown
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Udupi, Karnataka, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Udupi, Karnataka, India
School Dvaita Vedanta
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Reading Books, Novels
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website


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Favorite Politician A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Favorite Actress Parveen Babi
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Film Director Yash Chopra
Favorite Movie Kannada, Hindi, Sanskrit
Favorite Singer Asha Bhosle
Favorite Place Dubai
Favorite Dress Dhoti Kurta
Favorite Food Vegetarian

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Bannanje Govindacharya

  • Bannanje Govindacharya was died yesterday on 13 December 2020 at the age of 84 years with a heart attack in Ambalpadi, Udupi.
  • He is an Indian Sanskrit language scholar who versed in Upanishad Bhashya, Ramayana, Veda Bhashya, Puranas, and Mahabharata.
  • In 2009, he was awarded Padma Shri Award for his best formations in Sanskrit.
  • Mr. Govindacharya wrote a lot of books such as Nenapaadalu Shakunthale, Acharya Madhwa (Life Work), Sangraha Bhaagavantha, and so forth. These books are available on and to buy at reasonable prices.

Bannanje Govindacharya Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Bannanje Govindacharya was 84 years 4 months & 10 days old age.