Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna is an Indian painter. She is known for being the wife of the late Indian singer Krishnakumar Kunnath.
Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna was born on Thursday, 2 November 1967 (age 54 years; as of 2021) in Delhi India. Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna holds a Bachelor of Science (Home Science) degree. She also holds a diploma in Fashion Designing.
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Light Brown
Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna belongs to a Malayali family.
Parents & Siblings
Her mother’s name is Vimala. Once she shared a sketch of her father on social media.
Husband & Children
Her husband, Krishnakumar Kunnath (KK), was a popular Indian singer and composer who died of cardiac arrest on 31 may 2022 after giving a performance at Nazrul Mancha auditorium in Kolkata.
Her son’s name is Nakul Krishna Kunnath, a singer.
Her daughter’s name is Taamara Kunnath, a singer and composer.
Before getting married to Krishnakumar Kunnath, Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna was in a relationship with him. Reportedly, since childhood, they had been dating each other.
Reportedly, Jyothy’s parents were sceptical about their marriage as KK was not employed at that time. To marry Jyothy, KK took a job as a salesman in Delhi. He worked as a salesman for three months before shifting to Mumbai.
Before shifting to Mumbai in 1991, Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna had no intentions of becoming a painter. After reaching Mumbai, Jyothy was persuaded by her friends and family to take up painting as a profession. According to Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna, she never had formal training in painting, and she learned the art through a few online certification courses. Jyothy owns an online art gallery, where she exhibits her drawings and paintings for visitors, where the visitors can also buy her artworks. Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna’s paintings are a blend of realism and abstract. Through her paintings, she depicts various moods, emotions, and thoughts.
- Before going to Mumbai, Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna considered painting a hobby.
- Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna travelled to different places with her husband, Krishnakumar Kunnath, during his live singing concerts.
- Other than being a gifted painter, Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna is also a very talented sketch artist.