ANDHRA PRADESH

‘Pudukottai’ Seshadri Iyyengar passes away

J. Seshadri Iyyengar

J. Seshadri Iyyengar  

TIRUPATI: Prof. J. Seshadri Iyyengar (75), noted Sanskrit and Vedic scholar, formerly ‘Asthana Vidwan’ of Sri Ahobila Mutt passed away on Saturday at his residence in Korlagunta, due to renal failure.

A retired faculty of the TTD’s Sri Venkateswara Oriental College, Prof. Iyyengar was conferred the title of ‘Nyaya Vedanta Vichakshana’ by the head pontiff of Sri Ahobila Mutt, while Srimad Andavan, seer of Andavan Ashramam honoured him with the title ‘Vedanta Kovida’.

–Special Correspondent

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