SC directs Karnataka to hand over administration of Gokarna Temple to Sri Ramchandrapura Mutt (for now)

Bar & Bench November 6 2018
Gokarna Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has directed that the status quo which existed on September 7, 2018 with respect to the administration of the Mahabaleshwara Gokarna Temple and its assets be maintained.

This would mean that the State of Karnataka has to hand over the administration of Mahabaleshwara Gokarna Temple and its assets back to Sri Ramachandrapura Mutt (Mutt), presently headed by Adiguru Shankaracharya.

The order was passed by a Bench of Justices Kurian Joseph, AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud on . . .

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