Authored by Dr Meera Rajaram Pranesh
The Book Harikeshanallur Dr L Mutthaih Bhagavatar -A Biography, was released on 11th January 2014 at Indian Institute of World Culture, Basavanagudi, Bangalore. It was released by the internationally renowned Violinist and Composer Padmabhushan Dr L Subramaniam. Also present as Guests on the dais were Ganakalabhushana Prof. Rajalakshmi Tirunarayanan and Gaana Tapasvi Vidushi Sudha V Murthy.
Select few compositions of Mutthaih Bhagavatar were rendered by disciples of Dr Meera- Sandhya Ram, Dr Archana Bhat, Madhuvanthi Mandyam, Shivashankari, Charumathi, Bhagavathi, Soumya Anil, Ananya Bhagath and Pavithra accompanied by Vid. Manjula Surendra on Veena, Mathur Srinidhi on Violin, Vid. Renuka Prasad on Mridangam and Vid. A S N Swamy on Khanjara.
Many were the dignitaries, artists, connoisseurs, researchers and students who attended the release function and made it a grand success.