Mysuru, February 1:- “Social development can only be achieved if one cultivates a religious and spiritual mindset,” said Dr Nirmalanandanatha seer of Adichunchanagiri Mutt here on Friday.
He was speaking after inaugurating Suttur Fair being held from February 1 to 6 at Suttur Mutt.
“I am privileged to take part in the inauguration of Suttur Fair. Suttur mutt has been giving importance to agriculture even in the modern days. Around 60% of India is a rural area and we should not give up agriculture,” he added.
He also inaugurated Krishi Mela and watched the plants. Seer Shivarathri Deshikendra Swamiji of Suttur Mutt, Superintendent of Police Amit Singh, former Chamaraja Constituency MLA Vasu and others were present.
The event will be held at the mutt premises for 6 days. (MR/KS)