Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Commemorative Stamp on Shri Hangal Kumara Swamiji – 19th May 2017.
Shri Hangal Kumara Swamiji was religious head and Guru of many of the heads of various Lingayat matts in Karnataka. Swamiji founded Shivayoga Mandir and Akhila Bharata Veerashaiva Mahasabha. He motivated the establishment of educational societies and conservation of Vachanas besides promoting Yoga.
As a part of 150th birth anniversary celebration of Shri Hangal Kumara Swamiji a commemorative stamp was released by Union Minister of State for Communications Manoj Sinha on 19th May 2017 at HDMC Samskritika Bhavana, New Cotton Market in Hubballi.