Narendranath’s first passion is to roam freely in nature. He was born on 19th July 1937. After securing art master’s degree from J. J School of Arts he started teaching. He likes trekking the Sahyadris and its various forts, exploring for tunnels, rock paintings & sculptures, looking for medicinal plants and studying social life patterns; He knows a lot about all these, too. He is a good photographer, artist, calligrapher and writer, too.