Late Shri. K. R. Paranjape, affectionately known as 'Anna,' served a long career as a teacher producing a crop of students who grew up to be outstanding contributors in their respective fields. Apart from his career as a school teacher and a college lecturer, Anna put in significant efforts in extensive research and study of the Devnagari script.
A paper based on his study of Indian traditional deities and Govindagrajanchi Goodhgeete a research oriented book about the work of legendary Indian poet Govindagraj, are among his well known published works. He was a poet and an artist himself.
Along with his career and research, Anna enjoyed his interests in painting, Indian classical music and cricket as well! His personality made a deep and lasting impact on his students as well as his three children who cherish the heirloom of talent, principles and philosophy that Anna passed on. Govindagrajanchi Goodhgeete is available at all leading Marathi book stores.