Sri.Kumbakonam Ananthanarayana Bhagavathar, is a renowned singer of Namasankeerthanam in Pracheena Bhajana Sampradayam. He is the grandson of Bhagavatha Padampamsu, late Sri. T.V. Narayana Sastri of Kumbakonam who was responsible for spreading Abhangs in Tamil Nadu in early 60s and founder of M/s. Panduranga Bhajan Mandali, Chennai. He learned and attained expertise of Marathi Abhangs from his father Sri T.N. Vaidyanathan (Chellibagawathar), a renowned singer of Namasankeerthanam & founder of MIS. Bhakwaswara Bhajan Mandali, Chennai. Performed widely across many sabhas and TV channels in India. Since 2016, he has started performing in many venues across U.s.A and Dubai.