His father Late. Shri. Thirukkural P.Ramaiah was a freedom fighter. Freedom Fighter Pension Holder both state and central. During the freedom struggle his eyes were affected and he became blind. After that incident he studied Thirukkural and practised as a Dhasavathani - Artist of ten memories. Later he was honoured as one of the Government Artists by the Tamilnadu government by the effort of "Illakiya Veedhi" a unique literary forum of Chennai.
Shri. Thirukkural P.Ramaiah was passed on 18th of May 1986.
His father Late. Shri. P.Ramaiah Freedom Fighter - Dhasavathani Artist of 10 Memories