Siddaramaiah and Uma Bhrati to visit Pejawar seer at Manipal Kasturba hospital today

Monday, December 23rd, 2019

Manipal : Former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Bharatiya Janata Party leader, Uma Bharti are likely to visit Vishvesha Teertha Swamiji on Monday. Vishwesha Theertha Swami, the head of the Pejawar mutt in Karnataka was admitted to Kasturba Hospital in Manipal on Friday, December 20 morning. He was admitted to the hospital after he complained of […]

Lakshmivara Theertha death : Police comparing FSL reports with preliminary reports

Friday, August 24th, 2018
Lakshmivara Theertha Swami

Mangaluru  : The Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) report has reportedly concluded the 55-year-old  Lakshmivara Theertha Swami died due to cirrhosis, and not due to poisoning. Sources in the Udupi district police quoting the Mangaluru FSL report said the cause of the pontiff ’s death was cirrhosis. The FSL report has been sent to Kasturba Hospital […]

World Breast Feeding Week Celebration-2018

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Manipal: College of Nursing (MCON) Manipal, MAHE celebrated ‘World Breastfeeding Week’ from August 1 to 7, 2018 at the premises here. With “Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life and Nourishment for Life” as the theme, Department of Child Health Nursing, Obstetrics and Gynaecological (OBG) Nursing and Community Health Nursing planned and conducted several programmes. In India, three […]

Manipal Kasturba Hospital: Improved Incisive CT scanner inaugurated

Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Udupi: The new generation 128 slice Philipps Incisive CT scan machine which helps in accurate detection in the process of identifying disease was inaugurated at Manipal Radio diagnosis division which is near Manipal Kasturba Hospital’s Accident and Emergency Care by Dr Sudarshan Balla, President of Manipal Health Enterprises, Bengaluru, on Wednesday. Dr Sudarshan addressing the […]

37 students treated under advanced paediatric surgical programme

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Manipal: Kasturba Hospital, Manipal organized an advanced paediatric surgical programme Bal Shalya Kriya Mission – Manipal for children aged up to 16-years in collaboration with Peedh Parai Foundation, Houston, USA and Bantwal Ananth Mallya Charitable Trust from February 5 to 10. In all, 37 children were provided free advanced surgical treatment. One child will be […]

Cancer survivors’ meet organised in Manipal

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

Manipal: “Cancer is not a death sentence any more. Developments in treatment modalities and technology offer hope today,” said H.S. Ballal, Pro-Chancellor of Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) at the Cancer Survivors’ Meet – 2018 organized by the Shirdi Sai Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, a constituent of the Kasturba Hospital, here on Friday. About […]

Kasturba Hospital pioneers stereotactic radiosurgery in coastal Karnataka

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Manipal: Department of radiotherapy and oncology, Shirdi Sai Baba Cancer Hospital, Kasturba Medical College and Hospital, Manipal commenced stereotactic radiosurgery. This is the first time this therapy has been administered in coastal Karnataka. Dr Krishna Sharan, head of department of radiotherapy and oncology, Kasturba Hospital, Manipal said, “Stereotactic radiosurgery is a technique wherein very high […]

Pejawar seer discharged from hospital, returns to mutt

Saturday, October 28th, 2017
Pejavar shree

Udupi: Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Paryaya Pejawar Mutt, who had undergone a surgical procedure for hernia on Wednesday, was discharged from the Kasturba Hospital here on Friday. The 86-year-old seer who arrived on the Sri Krishna Mutt premises in a vehicle was later shifted to a wheelchair and then taken in a lift located at […]

G Shankar Trust Donates Rs 81 Lakh for Cancer, Kidney Patients of Kasturba Hospital, Manipal

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Udupi: Well-known philanthropist, Dr G. Shankar on the occasion of his 63rd birthday on October 5, 2017 donated Rs 81 lakhs for cancer and dialysis patients of Kasturba Hospital in Manipal here recently.Through the G. Shankar Family Trust’ established in 2002, he has been engaged in realizing his dream of ushering in a better society […]

Pejawar seer discharged from Hospital

Thursday, August 24th, 2017
Pejavar seer

Udupi : Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Paryaya Pejawar Mutt was discharged from the Kasturba Hospital in Manipal and returned to the Vadiraja Mandira, located next to the Sri Krishna Mutt complex, here on Tuesday. The 87-year-old seer underwent surgical procedure for hernia at the Kasturba Hospital on Sunday. Though the seer has been discharged, the […]