Puthige Swamiji is Global Devotional Ambassador – Pejawar Swamiji
Puthige Swamiji Is Global Devotional Ambassador – Pejawar Swamiji
Puthige Shri Sugunendra Teertha Swamiji is the devotional ambassador who has introduced Sri Krishna to the world by erecting the idol of Shri Krishna in America”, said Pejawar Shri Vishwesha Teertha Swamiji. He was speaking after felicitating Puthige Shri Sugunendra Teertha Swamiji for the construction of Krishna Temple in New Jersey, USA in a public felicitation programme at Rajangana, Shri Krishna Math Udupi here on July 22.
Sun rises from the East and then moves to the West and likewise, Sri Krishna’s message has reached the West. Puthige Shri Sugunendra Teertha Swamiji is credited with introducing Sri Krishna to the globe. Puthige Swamiji is an arrow of Shri Krishna which is moving over the globe, he added.
Puthige Shri Sugunendra Teertha Swamiji said,”The peace should prevail over the world, and India is the only country which can spread peace. India has not waged war against any country, India has that eligibility and responsibility of spreading peace worldwide. I have understood the relevance of Hindu religion and respect for the saffron cloth in the world. I had visited America 20 years ago on July 22 and on the same day the felicitation ceremony is organised”.
Shivarudra Swamiji of Belimatha Bengaluru said that according to Gods wish Shri Krishna has been erected in America, Puthige Shri Sugunendra Teertha Swamiji has lived up to the expectations of the Indian sages and devotees. He also said that the Shri Krishna idol should also be erected in London.
Dharmadikari of Shri Kshetra Dharamastala Dr Veerendra Heggade said, “India was known as a poor country but the devotional spirit of Indians has led the world to understand the relevance of India. Puthige Shri Sugunendra Teertha Swamiji’s work in foreign countries has led the world to respect Hindu religion and understand its importance”.
Vishwa Prasanna Teertha Swamiji of Pejawar Math, Minister in-charge District Pramod Madhwaraj, Kaup MLA Vinay Kumar Sorake, Dr Mohan Alva, CMC President Meenakshi Madhava Bannanje, Former MLA Raghupati Bhat, Suresh Shetty Gurme, Dr P V Ashok Kumar, Halekote Vishwamithra, Krishna Rao Kodancha and others were present.
Belapu Deviprasad Shetty welcomed the gathering, Baikadi Suprasad Shetty delivered the vote of thanks.