Mysuru, 12th September 2022: The 107th Jayanthi Mahotsav of the esteemed spiritual leader, His Holiness Jagadguru Dr. Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji, was celebrated with great fervor at JSS Ayurveda Hospital in Mysuru. The event, held on 12th September 2022, highlighted the notable contributions made by Mahaswamiji in the form of Akshara Dasoha, Anna Dasoha, and Arogya Dasoha.
Dr. B Suresh, Pro-Chancellor of JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research (JSS AHER) and Director of TED, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. He paid tribute to the extraordinary vision of Mahaswamiji, who transformed numerous noble ideas into reality in the fields of education, spirituality, and social service, leaving behind a remarkable legacy.
Speaking at the event, Dr. B Gurubasavaraja, Senior Consultant and Professor, shared his personal experiences and close association with Mahaswamiji. He praised the spiritual leader’s exceptional compassion for the underprivileged, mentioning how Mahaswamiji supported the poor and needy while providing food and shelter to thousands.
Dr. Sarbeswar Kar, Principal and Medical Superintendent of JSS Ayurveda Medical College and Hospital, Mysuru, highlighted Mahaswamiji’s instrumental role in establishing educational institutions, hostels, and hospitals under the banner of JSS Mahavidyapeetha. These initiatives, known as Jnana Dasoha (Education), Anna Dasoha (Boarding and Lodging), and Aroghya Dasoha (Health Services), have led to comprehensive social development.
During the Jayanthi celebrations, a book titled “Text Book of Swastavritta” was released. Authored by Dr. P Sudhakar Reddy, Head of the Department and Professor of PG Studies in Swastavritta, and Dr. Beena, Department of PG Studies in Kayachikitsa, the book is a valuable addition to the field of Ayurveda.
The grand event witnessed the enthusiastic participation of teaching faculties, consultants, administrative staff, interns, and undergraduate and postgraduate students of JSS Ayurveda Medical College and Hospital. Following the festivities, a Maha Mangalarathi (auspicious ritual) was performed, and Prasada (sacred food) was distributed among the attendees.
The 107th Jayanthi Celebration of His Holiness Jagadguru Dr. Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji served as a reminder of his profound impact in various domains and his tireless dedication to serving society.