The founder of the Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Siddar Peedam passed away at the age of 82. The government of Karnataka granted him a farewell with a 21-gun salute. Several political leaders and his followers paid their homage to Adigalar.
On October 19, 2023, Adigalar passed away at Melmaruvathur from a heart attack. The Adigalar’s life, which blended compassion and spirituality, would continue to inspire millions, according to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Through his unceasing commitment to humanity and his emphasis on the value of education, he planted the seeds of knowledge and confidence in the lives of many, he added.
The body of Bangaru Adigalar has been buried in a sitting position on a pedestal, on the west side of the meditation hall located behind the sanctum sanctorum of the temple.
About Bangaru Adigalar
Bangaru Adigalar was a spiritual leader and he was born on March 3, 1941, in Melmaruvathur, Madras Province, British India. Adigalar was believed by his followers to be the Poorna Avatar (holding all 16 qualities of an Avatar) as well as the incarnation of the supreme power Adhiparasakthi. He was one of the most respected leaders of Hinduism.
The barriers of caste, creed, and most importantly, gender, vanished as his temple doors were thrown open to everyone. Women found that Adigalar was an advocate unlike any other, especially those from the lower middle class. It was he who introduced women to the priesthood—a vocation traditionally thought to be reserved for men.
Bengaru Adigalar’s Wife & Children
Adigalar got married to Selvi Lakshmi, the ninth child of Sri Venkatachala Naicker and Srimathi Vishalakshi of Uthiramerur on September 4, 1968. The couple together have two sons and like their parents, they are also active members of the spiritual community.
Bengaru Adigalar Net Worth 2023
Bengaru Adigalar was a spiritual leader, and if reports are to be believed, his net worth is close to $5 million. Although the exact amount of wealth and income is not shared online, the Adigalar family runs several charitable hospitals and institutions.
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A. Adigalar died on October 19, 2023.