The legal and spiritual head of the Kashi Mutt, Sudhindra Theertha breathed his last in the early hours of Sunday in Haridwar. He was 90 years old.
The seer was flown in to Sri Vyas Ashramam in Haridwar on Friday morning by an air ambulance in acquiescence to his last wish. He was undergoing medical treatment at a private hospital in Mumbai.
Manorama reported that his disciples, who learned of the Swami’s deteriorating health, cancelled all his engagements in Kerala and returned to Mumbai.
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