September 1888, Komalathammal returned to Kumbakonam and joined
her husband. The pet name she used for Ramanujan was Chinnaswamy,
meaning Little Lord. By then the father had his son’s horoscope
cast by experts, who reckoned that Ramanujan was destined for
Ramanujan’s mother, herself well versed in casting horoscopes,
had come to a similar conclusion.