Siddaganga mutt is in tumkurr district. it was established by Gosala Siddaswara Swamy in 15th century. it is a kind of Gurukul. it is attached to education institution, In the name of siddaganga there were many collages. There were more than 8000 students and 100 blind students. they give food and shelter to them. The prayers are held on both morning and evening during which time the swamy is there and guide them. There are two temples called siddalingama and siddalingashwer are located. Its aim is to provide the serviceto the needy and ti the poor.
Near siddaganga mutt has a hill called siddaganga hill. There has responsible for swamy. For students they have all the fecilities and sports. In that ashram they had farm.
For shiva kumar swamy karnataka gives Bharat Ratna award. He was died after 112 years. In that ashram they eat fresh fruits and vegetables.
Hemanth.S, 9th Standared, Maruthi Vidya Kendra, Tumakuru.