Bengaluru: Multitalented ‘Nadavaibhavam’ Udupi Vasudev Bhat passes away

Daijiworld Media Network – Bengaluru (HB/EP)

Bengaluru, Jan 13: Multitalented ‘Nadavaibhavam’ Udupi Vasudev Bhat, passed away at the age of 84 at his daughter’s residence here due to old age related ailments on Thursday January 13.

Baht had directed the film titled ‘Bhuvana Jyothi’ based on the life of Jesus Christ in five languages including Kannada in 1994. He had also composed music for the film. He had identified even small talents for the film and made them shine on the silver screen.

He has left behind his wife, four daughters and students. He had taught playing violin and harmonium to popular singers S P Balasubrahmanyam and K J Yesudas and also used to compose tunes.

He had started a musical organization titled Nadavaibhavam at Udupi which created music, dances, skits and films. He used to direct films and also act in them.





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  • Abdul saleem, Mangalore

    Fri, Jan 14 2022

    RIP . He was our music teacher during my students days( primary level) at medaline high school mulki. Alumini staff of that school. Very soft spoken and was highly respected .

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  • jesse, Mangalore/Poland

    Fri, Jan 14 2022

    Truly educated Hindu man.if he is not educated and not studied Hindu scriptures he would not have directed film about Jesus. RIP bhat. He knew god is one with different avatars

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Raheja Waterfront

    Fri, Jan 14 2022

    Rest in Peace ...

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  • Damodar, Thonse

    Fri, Jan 14 2022

    Om Shanthi

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