The dream child of a young and dynamic Journalist was born in the year 1995. With a celestial vision at an age of 23Yrs Mr. Anil H. T. ventured into forming his own landmark for others.- “VARTHA COMMUNICATION”. At the age of tapping doors for jobs, he believed in aiming at Stars and at least reaching near to it. Mr.Anil H.T, Director of Vartha Communications never quenches the thirst for success, and having dreamt of turning around the field of Journalism through his creative writing, innovative ideas and photography has lead him a long way. There is no looking back since then. A Degree from Marimallapa Education Institute Mysore and Post Graduation in Mass Communication from Manasa Gangothri, Mysore has nurtured this bundle of enthusiasm to convert every footstep into a success.

Commanding the position of being the Grand Grand Son of Late D. N. Krishnaiah who had penned the famous “KODAGINA ITTHIHASA” (History of Kodagu) was born in Suntikoppa , an up-class Village – Town in Kodagu on the 27 th of April,1972. It would be inappropriate, if we donot mention the driving force behind this successful man. Mr. H. S. Thimmapaiah and Mrs. Asha Thimmaiah being the proud parents of Mr. Anil are residing at their property in Chettalli. Mr. Anil is married to a very dynamic wife, Mrs Reena Anil, and is blessed with a son, Master Nihar. His younger sibling Mr. Kiran who is a software engineer, is based in Chicago in a Company of repute and global standards. To mention herewith, Mrs Reena Anil, an efficient and effective homemaker has also contributed to the field of Journalism with her short stories, Poems, reviews.

The interest of becoming a noted Journalist blossomed in Anil during his young and playful days in College. He traveled to various places to quench his thirst for knowledge and Journalistic material on which he came up with rich experience and exposure. His prominent article, which is the outcome of his travel, is published in the noted dailies regularly. He had created History in the field of Journalism by his investigation reports on the Most Wanted infamous Veerapan and also The Chikkili Hole episode.

Just not a writer but a wizard in Journalism & Photography has delighted thousands of avid readers with his unique writing and enticing photographs. Based on his dedication and zeal towards the field he is being entrusted the responsibility as the district correspondence by a leading TV Channel “UDAYA” in the year 1999. Opportunities tapped his back one after the other and he has left none-to go unattended. He left no stones unturned in order to make the difference in the responsibilities he has accepted. Leading daily Kannada Prabha and a noted Photo Journalism Organisation named Karnataka Photo News (KPN) recognized his involvement in the area of Journalism and nominated him as an exclusive Correspondent for the district of Kodagu. There are no prominent Magazines and Dailies in Karnataka, who had not carried her articles and photographs.

It says success never goes un-noticed. Five (5) State working Journalists award, which includes the Republic Day award in the Year 2005, has proved metal in this bunch of bubbling spirits. Budding Journalists and Photographers look-up to him as a role model in and around the District of Kodagu. He organizes a series of interaction secession on the area of Forth estate.

“FOCUS 2000” a national level photo exhibition conducted at Madikeri, where in Photographers of fame had participated and showered him with appreciation for Organising such a colorful event. The recognition of the Organising skills is an added feather to his Cap.

Rolling stone seldom gather Moss – Mr. Anil is the founder Trustee of the “Kodagu Patrika Bhavan Trust. He is nominated as the Conveyor of the Kannada Development Authority for Madikeri Taluk, Member of the renowned Madikeri Dasara Committee for Cultural Program, Editor fro various Souvenirs published by various Institutions in and around the District of Kodagu.

Always highly motivated and innovative in approach and eager to accept new challenges has pushed him to venture into offering something unheard off – Home away from Home on traveling to Kodagu. The launch of a new website conceptualized and designed by Mr. Anil will expose Kodagu to the various corners of the nation and abroad. This would help the local community to revisit into their existing life style and garnish the same with tourism, which has tremendous potential and immense business opportunity. Improved life style and Universe beyond the World of Coffee and Orange is not a myth any more. Lush green tropical forest, smell of wet soil, and rainbows on the hillocks, unpolluted gentle rivers, undisturbed wild life, Patient and accommodating local community – all this would turn Kodagu into a tourist’s paradise. BUT this would not be possible if the subject is not well informed to the outside world. Kodagu once called the Switzerland of India would regain its popularity. The information offered on this website fulfills every aspect in specific to the home stay accommodation and local food. Tourists would never think twice to dash to their dream destination. Gratifying Tourism – Gratifying Kodagu. An illustration for Community Service indeed.