Lakshmivara Teertha Wiki/Biography
Lakshmivara Teertha was 55 years old as of 2018 (maybe born on 1963). He belongs to a Hindu family. Lakshmivara Teertha Swami was one of the most revered Hindu saints of Karnataka. He was the 30th pontiff of the mutt. He was initiated at the age of 8 years in June 1971.
Lakshmivara Teertha Physical Appearance
He was 5 ft 7 inches tall and weighs around 70 Kg. He had black eyes with black hair.
Lakshmivara Teertha Career
He joined Shiroor Mutt in 1971 at the age of 8. Because of this, he couldn’t get any formal education. However, he was highly educated (maybe in graduation level) and fluent in many languages including Kannada, Hindi, English and Marathi, among others.
Lakshmivara was also interested in politics. Before last Assembly Election, he had announced that he will fight on BJP ticket, and supported the BJP. It is believed that someone from opposition might be behind this mysterious death.
Lakshmivara Teertha Death Cause
He died on 19th July under mysterious circumstances. The said reason behind untimely demise of such a deeply spiritual saint is food poisoning. But, how this episode of food poisoning happened is being investigated.
There is a big possibility that Lakshmivara has been killed. He was Chief of Shiroor Mutt, Udupi. The mutt has been in controversy since last few months.