Lalita Lajmi: Unknown Facts About The Famous Indian Artist!


Abirath EV

Lalita Lajmi is a famous painter from India and the sibling of the late Guru Dutt, a well-known actor and director in Hindi cinema.

She passed away on February 13th, 2023, from a number of age-related illnesses in a hospital in Andheri, Mumbai.

Kolkata-born Lalita Lajmi Her parents, Shivashanker Rao Padukone, a headmaster, banker, and poet, and Vasanthi, a polyglot, teacher, and writer.

Lalita's siblings include Atma Ram, Devi, and Vijay. After living in Karwar, her parents moved to Bangalore.

Lalita Lajmi married Merchant Navy sailor Captain Gopi. The couple has two children: Devdas and Kalpana Lajmi, a Bollywood director.

when we talk about Lalita's Education qualification Lalita completed her art master’s at Sir J. J. School of Art, Mumbai.

Lalita Lajmi loved classical dancing as a child. Her middle-class family could not afford dance classes. She took up art later.

Lalita's net worth is believed to be $ USD 4 million, with her main source of income coming from her work as a printer, painter, and artist.

More than 20 years of her professional life were spent teaching students at Campion School and Convent of Jesus and Mary.

Lalita's first picture was purchased by a German art collector by the name of Dr. Heinzmode for the low sum of Rs. 100.