Supreme Court upholds prison sentence against K. Somanath Nayak in Veerendra Heggade case

Tuesday, October 25th, 2022

Mangaluru : The Supreme Court has upheld a lower court order sentencing Nagarika Seva Trust president Guruvayankere K. Somanath Nayak to three months of imprisonment and imposing a fine of Rs.4.5 lakh on finding him guilty of disobeying an order of temporary injunction against publishing any statement impacting the reputation of D. Veerendra Heggade, pattadhikari […]

More studies needed on Tulu language and culture: Dr. D Veerendra Heggade

Monday, September 19th, 2022
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Mangaluru : Efforts are being put to add Tulu to the eighth schedule of the Constitution. However, we should not be limited to that and objective should be the preservation of our language and culture, opined Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr. D Veerendra Heggade. He inaugurated the hundredth episode of Tulu webinar series being organised by Sri […]

Devotees requested to postpone visit the religious centers : Heggade

Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Dharmasthala: The historical Shree Kshetra Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr Veerendra Heggade has requested devotees and tourists to postpone their plans to visit the religious centre. “All over India, water is becoming scare day by day in the scorching heat of summer. Even in our Dakshina Kannada district, people are struggling for water. Due to rationing, people […]

Centre will promote knowledge-based economy: Anant Kumar Hegde

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Mangaluru: Union Minister of State for Skill Development Anant Kumar Hegde on Tuesday said that the Centre is committed to exploiting knowledge-based human resources than labour-based ones that can make the country a superpower in a decade. He was speaking at the annual meeting of the directors of Rural Development and Self Employment Training (India) […]

Shree Kshetra Dharmasthala Lakshdeepotsava

Sunday, November 12th, 2017
Dharmasthala Lakshdeepotsava

Veerendra Heggade directs SKDRDP workers for’Swachhata Hi Seva’

Thursday, September 28th, 2017
Veerendra Heggade directs SKDRDP workers for'Swachhata Hi Seva'

Dharmasthala: D Veerendra Heggade, dharmadhikari, Sri Kshetra Dharmasthala has directed all workers of Sri Kshetra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project (SKDRDP) and all SHG members to launch cleanliness drive at homes and surrounding areas during Navarathri. In his letter, PM had lauded his efforts and the Kshetra in creating awareness among on cleanliness and hygiene. The […]

Nagarika Seva Trust Chairman sent to jail for false allegations against Veerendra Heggade

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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Belthangady: Belthangady Court on Monday sentenced Somanath Nayak, Chairman of Guruvayanakere based NGO Nagarika Seva Trust for making false allegations against Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr D Veerendra Heggade, violating Court orders over the last two years. The court in the past had ordered Somanath Nayak not to make any allegations against Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr Veerendra Heggade […]

Veerendra Heggade’s cleanliness drive draws huge response says temple officials 

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Belthangady: The cleanliness drive mooted by Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr Veerendra Heggade, the hereditary administrator of the Dharmasthala temple, to clean religious centres in the state had received tremendous response, a top temple official said. Dharmasthala rural development programme executive director H L Manjunath said Dr Heggade’s call had encouraged more than 7,19,000 volunteers who participated […]

Shri Kshetra Dharmasthala to conduct cleaning program at 10,000 religious places by Jan 31

Friday, December 16th, 2016
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Belthangady: In an attempt to protect the purity, divinity and cleanliness in the temples religious places in the sate Shri Kshetra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project (Shri Dharmasthala Grama Abhivrudhi Yojane) in association with various organisations, self help groups and others will organise a state wide cleaning program at 10,000 religious places including temples, churches, mosques […]

Writers owe allegiance to society: Baligar

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
Lakshadeepotsava celebrations

Mangaluru: Kannada Sahitya Parishat president Manu Baligar urged writers to display sensitivity while penning their thoughts as they are socially bound and owe allegiance to society. He asked them to have no distinction between their lives and their writings as only then can there be relevance in their art form. After inaugurating the 84th literary […]