Mumbai, Feb 3, 2017: Sri Vidyadhiraja Theertha Swamiji, the revered pontiff of the Shree Samsthan Gokarna Partagali Jeevottam Mutt, Goa, has decided to anoint Uday Bhat, the second son of Vedamurthi Lakshminarayan Bhat of Belagavi as his disciple. The Shishya Sweekar Samarambh to be held at Parthagali Jeevottam Mutt premises at Goa Kanakona will be marked by various rituals on February 8 and 9.
The formal Shishya Sweekar Samarambh will be held on February 9 at 9.22 am, informed N N Pal, Deputy Working President of Shree Samsthana Gokarna Parthagali Jeevottam Mutt, Wadala, Mumbai, at a press meet held here on February 3, Friday.
Religious heads from various Mutts and devotees from across the nation are expected to grace the event.
The Parthagali Mutt at Goa has a history of over 360 years. The Mutt has a total of 33 branches at various places including Badrinath, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kerala and Goa.