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Basaveshwara Jayanthi -



Guest :
  • Dr. M. R. Patil (Principal, COCSIT, Latur)
  • Mr. Kevdkar sir
  • Dr. B. L. Gaikwad (Vice Principal, COCSIT, Latur)
  • Mr. T. S. Gaikwad (Vice Principal, SJC, Latur)

"Basava Jayanti" (Basaveshwara Jayanthi) is the birth anniversary of Basavanna, the founding saint of the Lingayat. In 2015, Basava Jayanti date is April 21. It falls on Akshaya Tritiya, Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Vaishakha Masam.

Basaveshwara was 12th century’s philosopher and social reformer from Karnataka. He was the founder of Lingayat sect and is also referred to as “Bhakti Bhandari” (Champion of Devotion).