Hulkuntemath Shivamurthy Sastri Shiva Prakash (H S Shiva
Prakash) is an eminent poet, playwright and translator from Karnataka, India. Most of his works are in his native language Kannada, which have also been translated into English and many Indian regional languages. Apart from being a writer, Shivaprakash also devotes his time researching Indian devotional traditions. He has widely traveled across the world sharing his thoughts on literature, theatre, poetry literature, arts and many mystic and
devotional traditions practiced in India. Read his full biographyhere.