DD Chandana will telecast special programme on Gokarna on 31st August 2008 at 8 am to 9 am. Shree Raghaveshwar Bharathi Mahaswamiji will participate in this Live Telecast programme.
Shree Raghaveshwara Bharathi Mahaswamiji of Shree Ramachandrapura Matha has said that Shree Mahabaleshwara Temple of Gokarna has been handed over to Ramachandrapura Matha as per the laws of land without any violations.
Gokarna Temple had the links with Ramachandrapura Matha since the time of Shree Adi Shankaracharya who established Raghootthama Matha in Gokarna.
Ramachandrapura Matha has been established later by Shree Ramachandra Bharthi Swamiji of the same Raghootthama Matha at Hosanagara and Upadhivantas appointed by Matha to lookafter Temple affairs.
Direct links of Temple and Matha was cutoff due to mistake of Governement some years back. And the process of rehandover of temple to Matha was begun during the President’s rule in Karnataka on the appeal by local authorities and people and it was handed over again to the Matha after performing all legal obligations.
Anyway you may have some more questions about it. If you want to clarify yourself switch on your TV on 31st August Sunday 8 am to 9 am. DD Chandana will telecast special programme on Gokarna.
Shree Raghaveshwara Bharathi Mahaswamiji will participate in this Live Telecast Programme. This programme runs around handover of Gokarna Shree Mahabaleshwara Temple and its future development.
Note: The picture here is the photoshop work by Anup Krishna Bhat Nethrakere. Swamiji is in Chaturmasya at Bangalore now.