[Photos from L to R: Raghavendra, Krishna Prasad, Ganesh, Sudarshan, Manu; Deepashree, Padmashree, Rathna, Jayashree, Shailashree.]
Mine is a large family that hails from Dharmasthala. My mother is a great homemaker and we are 5 brothers and 4 sisters.
My eldest brother Ganesh is running our family business. My elder brother Sudarshan is assisting him in business, as well as is looking after our farmland. He is also active in social work. My younger sister (Shaila) is studying M.Com. Deepa is studying BA in Home Science. They all live together with my mother in Kannyadi, near Dharmasthala.
My elder sister Jayashree is married with two kids, Bhagyashree (10) and Avaneesh (3) and they live in Mangalore. She is a teacher, currently on a break. My brother-in-law, Uday Kumar, is working in Dubai as accountant in a private firm. Krishna Prasad is studying LLB in Mangalore.
Raghavendra (BA LLB) is a freelance legal & financial consultant in Bangalore. Manohar is working in IBM, Bangalore as team lead.