De­cem­ber 6, 1861, Karajhgaon, in the Ratnagiri District of the Bombay Presidency, India.

1919, Bombay State, India.

Tilak’s father was a government registrar; his mother died when he was 11 years old. He studied Sanskrit and English and became a teacher. He came to Christ in 1894, was baptized in 1895, and worked with the American Marathi Mission in Ahmednagar, producing many hymns for the Marathi Christian Church. His works in­clude:

  1. Heart and Mind, Possessions, Lord
  2. One Who Is All Unfit to Count