Kolar Iyers

History of the people from Ashtagrama

Famous Personalities



Sri Shillangere Jaya Srinivasan  -Advocate.

Sri K.Ramakrisniah, -Advocate

Sri M.R. Subrahmanyam -Advocate

Sri G.V.Shamanna -Advocate

Sri K.S. Srinivasa Iyer. (Son of Dr Meccai-Advocate.

Sri K.V.Subramanayam (Venkatasubbu-Advocate at Kolar.

Sri K. Ramakrishna Iyer, Haralakunte.


Sri D.R, Venkatesha Iyer (Kutti Venkatesh) of Pattabhi family of Devarayasamudram went to Madras and was a District judge and retired as a member of the Andhra Pradesh Judiciary.


Sri Y.M. C. Sharma, a leading personality in legal profession and social work, retired as a District and Sessions judge and was President of Ashtagrama Association for a very long term.  He is still actively involved in spreading the knowledge about our Ashtagrama people and has written a number of books about our villages.


Sri Venkatshaiyya of Bowringpet.