Moorkoth Kumaran was a teacher and a prominent short story writer in Malayalam. He halied from respected ezhava family from Kannur. He was one of the intellectual disciples of Sree Narayana Guru from Malabar area. He believed that the philosophy of Sree Narayana Guru was the best suited for social benefit and World peace. He devoted his literary abilities to spreading the messages of Narayana Guru.
He wrote the first completed biography of Narayana Guru while Guru was alive. This biography contains the essence of Guru's message. This is relevant now, especially when there is an attempt to distort Guru's ideas and give new opportunistic interpretations. he has initiated to install first statue of Narayana Guru in kerala when he was alive.