Temple Priset
"Satyojadha Sivachaaryar"
  Sri Kamalanathan Visvanatha Kurukkal
  Religious Superior
"Agama Kiriya Thurantharar"
Sri Waran (Kamaleswaran) Kurukkal
   
   Sri Kamalanathan Visvanatha Kurukkal  joined as a Resident Priest at the Maha Ganapathy Temple on August 21, 2011. He is the eldest son of well-known and  famous Chief  Priest Shiva Sri Visvanatha  Kurukkal. He was attached to Old  Kathirvelayutha Swami Temple in Chetty Street, Colomb and Old  Kathirvelayutha Swami Vinayagar Temple (Vajira Pillaiyar Temple) in Bambalapitiya, Sri Lanka. He performed all special rituals necessary to complete his  priesthood under the guidance of Shiva Sri Karakugavaratha Kurukkal on December 3, 2008. He is a fully fledged priest and has performed all special poojas, including the famous “Aadi Vel” festival in Colombo.    Sri Waran Kurukkal joined as the Resident Religiuos Superior at the Maha Ganapathy Temple on June 24, 2019. He is a grandson of the well-known priest Sri Kailasanatha Kurukkal of Nainativu, Sri Lanka. He completed his priesthood training and received his Acharya  Abishekam in July 2010 to become a Kurukkal. After becoming a Kurukkal, he has served as the Chief Priest at the Ahilandeswari  Sametha Ahilandeswarar Temple in Vavuniya, Sri Lanka for over 8 years. During his tenure, he has participated in Kumbabishekams and  Mahotsavams at many temples in Sri Lanka.
                                       

Board of Trustees (2018-2019)
Name Position
Dr. S. Suthaker President
Mr. A. Sinnadurai Vice President
Mrs. G. Shanmuganathan Secretary
Mr. S. Sriskandan Treasurer
Mrs. L. Senthilselvan Assistant Treasurer
Mr. S. Yogasunderam Trustee
Mr. P. Sivaloganathan Trustee


Last updated:  06/08/2019 11:42:12 PM