2,Native of Chelakkara, Trichur District, Kerala.Son of Sri P.R.Rama Iyer known in the village as Kunju Rama Iyer,Originally from Puducode and belongs to Jyotsyar Vagai.
3.Belongs to Kerala Iyer sect.
4. Highest qualification: M.A.(Mathematics) & post doctoral diploma in agricultural statistics.
5,.Profession; Head of department of Statistics in several ICAR Institutes.Retired in the year 2000 after 36 years service. Published 150 papers and 4 books .Was recognized by an institution in England as one of the top scientists of the millennium.
6. Hobbies : Astrology, matching of horoscopes over internet, Historical studies, Writing English poems, Translating Sthothrams in to english.
7.Languages known: Read, Write and speak :English, Tamil , Malayalam, Hindi
Read only :Sanskrit
Speak Only : Telugu and Kannada
8.Family: Married to Jayalakshmi. Son Ramesh chander lives in Delray Beach, Florida and daughter Meera Priya lives in Bangalore. Two grand daughters Maithri and Yamini and Grand Son,Rohan Chander. Elder brother of DR.P.R.Kasiviswanathan.
Sri PR Ramachander is a Kerala Brahmin born in Chelakkara, Trichur District, Kerala. Now settled in Bangalore, Ramachander Sir is a retired Scientist, and was recognized by an institution in England as one of the Top Scientists of the millennium.
Ramachander Sirís website Stothra Rathnas features more than 340 Sanskrit stotras with their English transliteration and translation. Mr Ramachander Sir is the first person (according to me) who have made such a great job by posting all of these great stotras in Internet and helped other people who are excitedly searching for lyrics of Sanskrit stotras.