Namagiripettai Krishnan

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Namagiripettai K Krishnan is a Carnatic musician who plays the Nadaswaram. He was born in Sendamangalam village in Namakkal district, Tamil Nadu, India. He gave many performances across the country. In 1981, Krishnan was awarded the Padma Shri by the Indian government for his contributions to Carnatic music.[1] He was also the Asthana Sangeetha Vidwan for the Tirumala Venkateswara Temple.



  1. ^ "List of Padmashri awardees". Government of India. Retrieved 18 November 2010.