Kesavananda Bharati Sripadagalvaru
Kesavananda Bharati Sripadagalvaru

Breaking: His Holiness Kesavananda Bharati Sripadagalvaru is no more

His Holiness Kesavananda Bharati Sripadagalvaru, petitioner in Kesavananda Bharati vs State of Kerala passed away this early morning at Edaneer Mutt

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His Holiness Kesavananda Bharati Sripadagalvaru, the petitioner Kesavananda Bharati Sripadagalvaru vs State of Kerala is no more.

He passed away at his residence at the Mutt in Kasargod District, Edaneer Mutt.

Edaneer Mutt
Edaneer Mutt

Bar & Bench did a detailed interview with his holiness Kesavananda Bharati in 2012. You can read that interview here.

In 2018, Kesavananda Bharati conferred with Justice VR Krishna Iyer Award.

The case of Kesavanand Bharati v. State of Kerala continues to hold the top spot for the longest hearing ever to have taken place in Supreme Court. It was heard for 68 days. Hearing in the Kesavananda Bharati case commenced on October 31, 1972, and concluded on March 23, 1973. This case was followed by the Ayodhya dispute, in terms of the number of days argued before the Supreme Court.

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