Hombuja (Shimoga District, Karnataka), March 13, 2015: As a part of the annual Rathayatra Mahotsava 2015 celebrations at Hombuja His Holiness Jagadguru Swasti Sri Deevendrakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji of Hombuja inaugurated the religious gathering. ‘Siddantha Keerthi’ award was presented to Dr.S.P.Padmaprasad on this occasion for his contribution to Jainism & Jain folklore. His Holiness Swamiji presented award and delivered the religious discourse. A couple of religious books published by Hombuja Jain Mutt were released on this occasion.

– Sri Kshetra Hombuja