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Pejawar Math head Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji passes away

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolences in a tweet.

December 29, 2019 / 10:42 AM IST

Sri Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji of Pejawar Math in Udupi in Karnataka died on December 29 after a brief illness, math sources said.

One of prominent religious leaders of South India, the 88-year old swamiji was admitted to a hospital at Manipal a few days ago for breathing difficulty and his end came on Sunday morning, they said.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolences in a tweet.

Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa condoled the death of the seer, who was the 33rd swamiji in the lineage of the Pejawar Math heads.
PTI
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first published: Dec 29, 2019 10:41 am

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