Sri K. Syama Raju, President and Members of South India Hotels and Restaurants Association extend their deep condolences and reverence to the great Divine soul of Sri Sri Sri Dr. Shivakumara Swamiji, rightly eulogized as “Nadedaduva Devaru” (Walking God). He was a great spiritual leader, humanitarian and a renowned educationist, who worked tirelessly to eradicate inequalities in the society. He was the Head of Sri Siddaganga Mutt, Tumakuru, Karnataka State and founder of Sri Siddaganga Education Society, which is running numerous educational institutions of repute right from Kindergarten to Engineering and offering free food, clothing, shelter to thousands of poor and downtrodden student community.
Sri Swamiji was an inspiration to thousands of admirers and was highly respected for his philanthropic work; his mission to eradicate inequalities in education is inspiring. He devoted his life to the poor and vulnerable and was revered by all. His demise has caused a great loss to his lakhs of followers, devotees and the whole world.
K. Syama Raju