About the book
Kavi Namana - Ondu Aparoopada Pravasa is an unique gift to the
lovers of Kannada literature and its culture. It is an one of its kind tour book that describes
the birth places and culture in which great poets and literates of Kannada language once lived.
It also gives a comparison of present day life of those places with respect to the time these great
people lived. The places visited and the people covered include of B.M.Srikanthaiah's Bellur,
Kavi Lakshmisha's Devanur, Kuvempu's Kuppalli, Adikavi Pampa's Banavasi, Kanakadasa's Kaginele,
Kumaravyasa's Kolivada, Da.Ra.Bendre's Dharwad, Basavanna's Koodalasangama, Badami, Ihole,
Pattadakall and Banashankari.