Tikkavarapu Pattabhirama Reddy – Poet, Film maker of international fame from Nellore

Tikkavarapu Pattabhirama Reddy was born into a rich family in Nellore on 19-jan-1919.  He studied in Shantiniketan under Rabindranath Tagore. He went on to study English Literature and History of Cinema at Columbia University, New York. His first literary work was the Fidelu Ragala Dozen, a collection of 12 poems. This was a revolution in Telugu poetry. Pattabhi, as he was popularly known , received wide … Continue reading Tikkavarapu Pattabhirama Reddy – Poet, Film maker of international fame from Nellore