Sarvajña (Kannada: ಸರ್ವಜ್ಞ) was a Kannada poet, pragmatist and philosopher of the 16th century

The word “Sarvajna” in Sanskrit literally means “the all knowing”

His father name is Kumbara Malla and his mother name is MallalaDevi

His birth anniversary is celebrated on February 20th every year

He belongs to the cast of Kumbara

He is famous for his pithy three-lined poems called tripadi (written in the native three-line verse metre, “with three padas, a form of Vachana”)

He is also referred as Sarvagna in modern translation