Ananthalakshmamma, mother of Bharati Tirtha Swamiji of Sharada Peetha in his poorvashrama , passed away in Sringeri on Thursday morning. She was 88 and is survived by her son Tangirala Dakshinamurthy and daughter Devasena.

Ananthalakshmamma, born in Andhra Pradesh, was married to Veda Brahmasri Tangirala Venkateshwara Avadhani.

Her husband passed away in 2006.