Full form of KP is ” Krishnamurthi Padhathi”. K S krishnamurthi is a renowned astrologer born on Nov 1st 1908 in Shiruvaiyuru in Tamil nadu. He was awarded as SOTHIDA MANAN for his great scholar work in astrology. He invented the theory called Sub lord theory (KP Astrology).In this theory Zodiac is divided into 249 sub divisions.
One sign (Rasi) is divided into 9 padas. One star is divided into 4 padas. In sub lord theory a star is divided into 9 unequal divisions according to vimshottari dasa system.