Vamanashram - Death


Swamiji went to visit his devotees in Mangalore in 1839. It was during this visit that he became seriously ill. His health was rapidly deteriorating.

On the 9th day of the month of Kārtik in 1839, Swami Vāmanāshram died. The devotees of Swamiji, constructed his samādhi(shrine) and poured tender coconut water as Abhisheka. His samādhi is now the matha at Mangalore. Devotees offer seva(service) as Shiyala Abhisheka. Tender coconut("Shiyala" in konkani) water is poured on the shrine as abhisheka.

Preceded by
Swami Keshavāshram
Guru of Sāraswats
1823 – 1839
Succeeded by
Swami Krishnāshram

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