Meaning of Narayan, R. K. in English:

Narayan, R. K.

Pronunciation /nəˈrɑːjən/ /nʌˈrʌɪʌn/

proper noun

  • (1906–2001), Indian novelist and short-story writer; full name Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Narayan. His best-known novels are set in an imaginary small Indian town, and portray its inhabitants in an affectionate yet ironic manner; they include Swami and Friends (1935) and The Man-Eater of Malgudi (1961).