Sonia praises to Siddaganga Swami on his 105th birthday

Saturday, April 28th, 2012
Sonia Gandhi

Tumkur: When Rajiv Gandhi removed Lingayat leader Veerendra Patil as CM chosen by all other parties and leaders unanimously, about 30 years ago, Siddaganga Mutt seer Shivakumara Swamiji kept-his distance from Congress studiosly, as it was so sudden. To make up for such a mishap, Rajiv’s wife Sonia Gandhi attended on Saturday at 11 o’Clock […]

Tumkur Siddaganga Swami celebrates 105th birthday

Monday, April 2nd, 2012
Siddaganga Swamiji

Tumkur: The Siddaganga Math (Lingayat) Swamiji Shivakumar celebrated his 105th birthday, in the Company of heir Siddalinga, and several other monks from monasteries in the state, such as Beli Math Swami, were present to greet the elderly seer. The doyen among the Lingayat monks got up at dawn and offered worship at the tomb of […]