Dr. K. Amitabhan came to Amrita in the year 2011 with more than 20 years of teaching experience at M.A. College Kotamangalam affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala. He obtained his M.A. in Hindi Language and Literature in 1987, M.Phil. in 1989 and Ph.D. in 1997 from Cochin University for Analysis of Ramacharitamanas on the basis of Bhakti Sastra. He has given spiritual talks in many temples in Kerala and in many centres of M.A. Math. He has been an Associate Professor in the Department of Cultural Education of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham in the Amritapuri Campus.