Shri. T.K. Pattabhiraman was born on 19th July 1917, and graduated from St. Joseph’s College, Trichy in 1940. He is an Industrialist cum Educationalist in Coimbatore. “KALVICHEMMAL” Award was presented by the Educational Minister Mr. M.Thambi Durai, Government of Tamilnadu. He is the recipient of Indira Gandhi Priyadharshini Award presented in 1995 for the outstanding services achievement and contributions in Social, Educational and Spiritual Services to Society.
He was the President of Coimbatore Cloth Merchants Association for about 20 years. He was the President and Secretary of Sri Ayyappan Pooja Sangham, one of the reputed social and Religious Institution in Coimbatore from 1966 to 1981. He was the Chairman Board of Trustees of Arulmighu Sri Baladhandayuthapani Temple, Sukrawarpet, and Coimbatore for the past 10 years. During his period Sri Murugan Temple was completely renovated by conducting Three Sorpozhivu by late Thirumuruga Kribananda Variar.
He was the Founder Managing Trustee of Sri Kamakshi Amman Temple at Thiruvenkitaswamy Road, R.S.Puram, Coimbatore. With the blessings of Centenarian Mahaswamigal of Kanchi Kamakodi Peedom, the Kamakshi Amman Temple was consecrated and Kumbabhishekam was performed in the year 1976. He is the Correspondent and Managing Trustee of Sankara Educational Institutions.