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Acharya Athreya (1921–1989)

Acharya Athreya was born on May 7, 1921 in Sullurupeta, Andhra Pradesh, India as Venkata Narasimha Charyulu Kilambi. He is known for his work on Vagdanam (1961), Sri Venkateswara Mahathyam (1960) and Jayabheri (1959). He died on September 9, 1989 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. See full bio »

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Known For

Vagdanam Writer
Jayabheri Writer
Ardhangi Writer


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 1989 Prema (dialogue)
 1988 Bharyabhartala Bandam (dialogue)
 1986 Captain Nagarjuna (dialogues)
 1983 Muddula Mogudu (writer)
 1983 SP Bhayankar (Short) (dialogue)
 1979 Guppedu Manasu (dialogue)
 1978 Pottelu Punnamma (dialogue script)
 1977 Sati Savitri (screenplay, dialogue)
 1974 Kode Naagu (dialogue)
 1973 Jeevana Tarangalu (screenplay and dialogue)
 1973 Bangaru Babu (dialogue)
 1971 Praptham (story)
 1966 Kanne Manasulu (screen adaptation)
 1964 Dr. Chakravarthy (dialogue and screen adaptation)
 1964 Murali Krishna (dialogue)
 1964 Mooga Manasulu (writer)
 1963 Punarjanma (dialogue)
 1961 Ellam Unnakkaga (story)
 1961 Vagdanam (screenplay and dialogue)
 1960 Pelli Kaanuka (dialogue)
 1960 Sri Venkateswara Mahathyam (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1959 Jayabheri (story and dialogue)
 1958 Bommalapelli (screenplay)
 1958 Mangalya Balam (dialogue)
 1957 Todi Kodallu (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1955 Ardhangi
 1953/II Gumasta (dialogue) / (story)
 1953 Kanna Talli (writer)
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Other Works:

His other literary works include dramas: Gautama Budha, Ashok Samrat, N.G.O.(Non-gazetted Officer), Eenadu, Bhayam, Viswasanthi.

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Worked as clerk in District Court and Settlememt Office.

Was arrested for participating in Quit India Movement by the British.


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