Palam kalyanasundaram, has spent over 50 years in social service, donating every single penny of his earning to the needy. A will to serve combined with a sense of social justice has been his guiding principle.He owns nothing but a heart of unconditional love, that makes him the richest man on Earth.
A gold medalist in library science, he is also an MA in literature and history. During his 35-year-career as a librarian, he gave away all his salary for charity and to meet his daily needs,he served at a hotel. An American organization honoured him with the ‘Man of the Millennium’ award and a prize grant of Rs.30 crores which he distributed entirely for the needy as usual. Moved by his passion to help others, Super Star RajniKanth adopted him as his father. An autobiography on him is being released this year by our PM.
“We cannot sustain ourselves, unless we contribute to the society in someway or the other. I strongly feel if even one person does his bit towards social good, there will be some change.” – – P. kalyanasundaram