Kiran Batni writes about philosophical issues related to Kannada-Kannadiga-Karnataka and their relationship with the rest of the world.
Kiran is a seeker of both worldly and spiritual truths, always trying to strike a balance between the two pursuits in his own life. He has a wide set of interests including (in alphabetical order) Anthropology, Economics, Education, History, Indian and Western Philosophies, Kannada Language, Linguistics, Literature, Music, Poetry, Politics, Psychology, Sanskrit Language, Sociology and Spirituality.
Kiran was born in 1976 in Mysuru, lives in Bengaluru Mysuru, holds an M.Tech. from IIT Delhi, is happily married, has two children, and has lived and traveled extensively in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa - in about 23 countries in total.