Grand welcome to Siddaganga seer’s shobhayatra ratha at Suttur


Suttur, Mar. 14, 2017: The Shobhayatra ratha (chariot) of Karnataka Ratna awardee, Tumakuru Siddaganga Math seer, Centenerian Paramapujya Dr. Sri Shivakumar Mahaswamiji, reached Suttur on March 14.

The Siddaganga Srikshetra has organized the shobhayatra as part of the 110th Birthday celebrations of Dr. Shivakumar Swamiji. The chariot reached Suttur via Mysuru and T. Narasipur, which was received in Suttur amidst much devotion.

Vatalu Sri Siddalinga Shivacharya Swami, Haraguru Charamurthy, Vidwan Sri S. Shivaswamy, JSS Mahavidyapeeta Secretary Sri S. Shivakumarswamy, Suttur JSS Institution Administrative Officer Sri S. P. Udayashankar, all department heads, villagers and leaders of various surrounding villages were present on the occasion.

The chariot comprising the idol of Siddaganga seer was taken in a procession on the main thoroughfares of Suttur along with various cultural troupes. Special pooja was offered in the Srimath premises, before seeing off.