Ramesh Joshi, resident of Vijayapur, Karnataka, India, is an Indian English Poet and literateur. Born on 25th December 1948 in the family of five generations of teachers at Savalagi, now Bagalkot district.He completed his primary and secondary education at the birth place Savalagi.He then joined S.B. Arts and Science college in Vijaypur and completed B.A. With English as major subject in the year 1970. With a year gap in studies, worked as the teacher of English at Sakri High School, Bagalkot in 1970-71. In the year 1971, he rejoined for further studies at the Department of English, Karnataka University Dharwad and completed M.A. With English and Sanskrit in the year 1973. In the same year, he joined R.J.Arts Degree College at Akkalkot, Solapur district in Maharashtra. He also worked as a faculty at the P.G. centres at Solapur from 1986 to 2007. After taking voluntary retirement, he joined
B.L.D.E.'s S.B. Arts college Post Graduate centre as a faculty from 2008 till date. He published more than 35 literary articles in reputed journals in Maharashtra. For the aesthetic satisfaction and not for fame, he translated from Marathi to English and Kannada and made a good headway for his own satisfaction.He is an Indian English Poet, one amongst the aesthetic poets who write to please the Lord and establish his relation with the Lord and derive aesthetic satisfaction and not fame and money. Presently, he is contributing regularly, articles and poems on varied subjects under his name RAMESH JOSHI OR JOSHI RAMESH. He is the author of 'Fragrance of Contemplation' 'Academic Mirror' and Stooping Towards The Absolute. The books are available at online retailers Notionpress, Educreation, Google, Amazon and others.