Changampuzha Krishna Pillai (11th October 1911-17th June 1948) was a writer of Malayalam poetry.His Most famous work is Ramanan ,which sold over 100,000 copies.He is famous for his pensive musical compositions.Changampuzha Krishna Pillai has become immortal because his works live in the minds of people now also.
His famous poetries include Ramanan,Vaazhakkula,Divyageetham,Devageetha,Bashpanjali,Spandikkunna Asthimaadam,Rekthapushpangal,Madirolsavam and Padunna Pisachu.Famous prose include Kalithozhi and Katharathnamalika.
“Changampuzha Smaraka Granthasala” and the Changampuzha Park, are two institutions established as memorial for the great poet at his birth place Edappally near cochin.
The Birth Centenary Celebrations of Changampuzha Krishna Pillai was celebrated in Various parts of Kerala.Famous malayalam poets O.N.V. Kurup and Sugathakumari attended the function organised at Trivadrum.The Celebrations were mainly organised by the “Changanpuzha Birth Centenary Celebration Committe, Changampuzha Smaraka Grandhansala, Edappally.