Belthangadi:On Monday 27th, Swamiji was crowned as the new Bhattarak of the Jain Mutt in Sravanabelagola with the name of Abhinava Charukeerthi Bhattarak Swamiji.
Deacon of Dharmasthala d. He created a piece of art by Virendra Heggade and dedicated it to Heggade two years ago. Heggade congratulated him by appreciating his artistry. This artwork is preserved and exhibited in the library at Dharamsthala.
Named Agama Indra at Purvashram, he did his undergraduate education (PUC) at SDM in Ujire. Completed in commerce department in undergraduate college. He was staying in Siddhav’s gurukula then.
His mother was originally a resident of Ujire.