Her body will be buried at Kanteerava Studios at 6.30 pm near Rajkumar's grave.
Parvathamma's body has been taken to son Raghavendra Rajkumar's house and will be kept at Poornaprajna school grounds in Sadashivanagar, Bengaluru for public to pay homage. She also had received the prestigious awards such as Rajyotsava Award, and Dadasaheb Phalke Award.
She was married to Rajkumar at the age of 14 in 1953. Parvathamma's direct involvement with films started in 1975 with the production of the film Thrimurthy starring Rajkumar. The film changed the course of the film industry and the banner, which went on to become Sri Vajreshwari Combines, produced over 80 films, a rare feat for a woman in the Indian film industry. She was immensely proud of all her children and many times, when she spoke about Puneeth, she beamed with pride.
Parvathamma receiving her doctorate. A number of young actors and actresses, as we well as writers, technicians and directors were brought to Sandalwood at her behest.
Parvathamma is also credited with launching a number of other actors in the industry including Sudha Rani, Anu Prabhakar, Ramya and Rakshita.
Elder son Shivarajkumar told to Times of India in an interview, "She is probably the only female producer in the country who has produced 90 films, because of which she has gained so much love and respect in the Kannada film industry". May#smt.Parvathamma's soul be at peace. condolences to the entire family. Doctors from Narayana Netralaya took Parvathamma's eyes.
Dr Rajkumar with Parvathamma. Her youngest son Puneeth starred in Appu, Abhi and Hudugaru. "Dr Rajkumar always acknowledged her contribution towards his success".
Parvathamma Rajkumar who passed away this morning was a strong willed woman who was responsible for most of the... Theatres in Mysuru also cancelled shows as a mark of mourning. "She managed Rajkumar's image amazingly well", he said. "She was declared dead at 4.40 am", the statement further read. She devoted her life to her husband, his work and her family and his industry.