Nearly two years ago, Rishipati Mylavaganam Kanagaratnam made his transition to Siva’s feet. He and Sivalosani had been married for 51 years and of that time they ran the the Sri Subramuniya Kottam for the past 30 years.
At the age of 77, Rishimata Sivalosani Kanagaratnam continues her service with vigor and dedication.
Having served her husband and the community for many decades she is still doing remarkably well.
Her life has become centered around service and the Kottam children. She is keeping a busy schedule with the Sri Subramuniya Kottam activities and with other organizations, with which she is involved.
In turn, the Jaffna community recognizes her
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"Stand strong for Saivism." The nature of life for Saivites is to turn work into worship, to turn the secular into the sacred. Each day give a little extra warmth, humanness and upliftment to others. Every day is a holy day, all day long. We want to follow our religion even in our dreams. If we help someone, we're worshiping. Wherever we are, that's a place of worship. "To the Saivite Hindu all of life is sacred. All of life is religion."