Ravinder Reddy, MD, is a retired psychiatrist, author, teacher, and collector.
He has been deeply interested in many aspects of Indian art, with particular interest in iconography. Over the course of four decades, his collecting focus has included Kushan numismatics, medieval sculpture focusing on Shiva iconography, and early maps depicting the Indian subcontinent, and arms and armour of the region, with an emphasis on South India. In 2018 he published Arms & Armour of India, Nepal and Sri Lanka: Types, Decoration & Symbolism.
He is also docent at the San Diego Museum of Art, where he has taught about South Asian art.