Membership

Learn why becoming a VSNA member is important and who our current life members are

Why become a member

The VSNA is a tight-knit community of Veerashaivas from across the country. It provides a community in which we can learn about our rich culture together. We want you to be part of our community and officially join our oganization. Some concrete benefits are listed below

  • Create awareness of Basava philosophy in our families
  • Eligibility to vote and contest for the VSNA elections
  • Eligibility for VSNA yearly scholarship
  • Eligibility for annual VSNA award
  • Tax deduction on contributions to VSNA and other charitable organizations via VSNA
  • Availability of religious material (books / CDS etc) in both English and Kannada
  • Networking amongst brilliant professionals
  • Assistance to new immigrants and visitors (like parents/relatives)
  • Assistance to new entrepreneurs
  • Religious ceremonies during special family occasions (birth / marriages / deaths etc)
  • Matrimonial services

Take a look at the list of current life members below!

Life Members

Member Name

Chapter

Sudhasagar Bennuri
Alabama
Nagaraj Shivakumar
Alabama
Bindu Bennuri
Alabama
Parvathi M. Puttanna Shivakumar
Alabama
Usha Shivashankara
Alabama
Harish Gorli
California - Central
Siddanna Anur
California - Central
Chan Desaigowdar
California - Central
Ravindra Kumar
California - Central
Vasanth Vishwanath
California - Central
Vanita Gorli
California - Central
Nagarathna Anur
California - Central
Aarathi Desaigowdar
California - Central
Triveni Hiremath
California - Central
Nirmala Kumar
California - Central
Sudarshini Malakkla
California - Central
Poornima Vishwanath
California - Central
Laxmi Hiremath
California - North
Chetan Burji
California - North
Eswarappa Channabasappa
California - North
Premalatha Kothavale
California - North
Kiran B. Kundargi
California - North
Vinaykumar Patil
California - North
Siddaling Shettar
California - North
Mahesh Siddappa
California - North
R.G. Swamy
California - North
Basavaraj Ullagaddi
California - North
Umesh Vaidyamath
California - North
Anuradha Burji
California - North
Shailamma Channabasappa
California - North
Annasaheb Kothavale
California - North
Hema Kundargi
California - North
Rupa Maganahalli
California - North
Shobha Patil
California - North
Vijayalakshmi Shettar
California - North
Vasanthakumari Siddappa
California - North
Bharathi Swamy
California - North
Nagaratna Ullagaddi
California - North
Shivanand Bellad
California - South
YMS Busan
California - South
Vijay Chikamagalur
California - South
Shivakumar Dandappanavar
California - South
Nagana A. Goud
California - South
Prakash Gowda
California - South
Anand Hiremath
California - South
Vinay Hiremath
California - South
Jayakumar Honnappa
California - South
Basavaraj Hukkeri
California - South
Prabhashankar Keni
California - South
Megan Kotrappa
California - South
Neel Kotrappa
California - South
Mruthyunjaya Madhure
California - South
Shiv Shankar Madhure
California - South
Dadasaheb Patil
California - South
Shankar B. Ugalat
California - South
Mallappa Yarasi
California - South
Vishali Bellad
California - South
Anne Busan
California - South
Dinamani Chikamagalur
California - South
Shanta Dandappanavar
California - South
Rajeshwari Goud
California - South
Roopa Gowda
California - South
Nirmala Honnappa
California - South
Uma Hukkeri
California - South
Vanaja Keni
California - South
Kavitha Kotrappa
California - South
Mani Madhure
California - South
Rathi Madhure
California - South
Aparna Paramane
California - South
Sarvamangala Patil
California - South
Shantha Ugalat
California - South
Daxayani Yarasi
California - South
Ravi Amblee
Chicago
Sachidanand Murthy Bangalore
Chicago
Thunga Bilgi
Chicago
Arun Bommannavar
Chicago
S. Chandramouli
Chicago
Sunil Desai
Chicago
Nandish Murthy Dhananjaya
Chicago
Umesh Dyamenahalli
Chicago
Prasanna Gowder
Chicago
H.S. Jayaswamy
Chicago
Channabasavanna Kambalyal
Chicago
Manju S. Moodabagil
Chicago
Mahendragouda Patil
Chicago
Jaya Prakash Reddy
Chicago
Abhinav Reddy
Chicago
Prashanth Shekar
Chicago
Annapura G. Shivakumar
Chicago
Korada Umashankar
Chicago
Rudrappa Gangadhar
Chicago
Nagaraj Nandi
Chicago
Sateesh Kavi
Chicago
Srishailkumar Hadimani
Chicago
Sadanand G. Manoli
Chicago
Ambika Amblee
Chicago
Rajini Chandramouli
Chicago
Anitha Channabasaviah
Chicago
Shashi Dyamenahalli
Chicago
Kusuma Gowder
Chicago
Umadevi Jayaswamy
Chicago
Tanuja Kambalyal
Chicago
Kiran Kumar Kumar
Chicago
Bhavani Moodabagil
Chicago
Ratna Nalawadi
Chicago
Jyothi Patil
Chicago
Swarnalata Patil
Chicago
Indira Reddy
Chicago
Shoba Shekar
Chicago
Anusuya Shivakumar
Chicago
Prabha Umashankar
Chicago
Meera Gangadhar
Chicago
Pavithra Nandi
Chicago
Mamtha Kavi
Chicago
Shilpa Hadimani
Chicago
Rajashri Manoli
Chicago
Omshankar Doddamane
Connecticut
Prema Doddamane
Connecticut
Kiran Babaladi
Florida
Nagabhushan Begur
Florida
Basappa G. Byakod
Florida
Prashant Desai
Florida
Nanda Jagadish
Florida
Basavarajappa Jagadish
Florida
M.S. Mahadevappa
Florida
Basavaraj Muthnal
Florida
Channaveeraiah Naganna
Florida
Harish Patil
Florida
Shashidhar Shettar
Florida
Shivappa Swamy
Florida
Sanjay Yathiraj
Florida
Manjula Babaladi
Florida
Komala Begur
Florida
Latha Budibetta
Florida
Sudha Byakod
Florida
Kavita Desai
Florida
Nayantara Dr. Mallikarjuna
Florida
Udaya Jagadish
Florida
Vijayamba Mahadevappa
Florida
Lalitha Muthnal
Florida
Sushma Naganna
Florida
Geetha Pallegar
Florida
Shambhavi Chandriah Shettar
Florida
Manjula Swamy
Florida
Sharmila Yathiraj
Florida
Rudresh Bihalli
Georgia
Indira L. Channa
Georgia
G.H. Channa
Georgia
Lokesh B. Chikkanayak
Georgia
Salil S. Gulve
Georgia
Shashi Kothavale
Georgia
Vrishabhendra Madappa
Georgia
Manohar Malipatil
Georgia
Deepak S. Mandi
Georgia
Dharmraj Halligoud Patil
Georgia
Ranjan Raj
Georgia
Totada R. Shantha
Georgia
D.S. Siddappa
Georgia
Dilipkumar Sivanna
Georgia
Lokesh Totada
Georgia
Shakunthala Bihalli
Georgia
Purnima Chikkanayak
Georgia
Nanda S. Gulve
Georgia
Jayashree Kothavale
Georgia
Kumuda Madappa
Georgia
Manjula Malipatil
Georgia
Snehalata Mandi
Georgia
Sangeetha Patil
Georgia
Pamela Raj
Georgia
Vinutha Rajaghatta
Georgia
Victoria Shantha
Georgia
Jalaja Siddappa
Georgia
Mamatha Sivanna
Georgia
Shiva B. Anand
Maryland
Mruthyunjaya Gonchigar
Maryland
G. Jagadeesh
Maryland
Madan Kittur
Maryland
Payasada Kotrappa
Maryland
Subhaschandra G. Malghan
Maryland
Nadish Mattikalli
Maryland
Umesh Murthy
Maryland
Rajiv Paul
Maryland
Prateek Paul
Maryland
Viraj Paul
Maryland
Shiva Prakash
Maryland
Kumar Rajasekhara
Maryland
Koosappa Rajasekhara
Maryland
Raj Shekar
Maryland
Honnappa Siddalingaiah
Maryland
Simran Siddalingaiah
Maryland
Kempanna Sudhakar
Maryland
Manasa G Anand
Maryland
Hema Gonchigar
Maryland
Tara Kittur
Maryland
Chandra Kotrappa
Maryland
Kasha Malghan
Maryland
Kavitha Mattikalli
Maryland
Uma Murthy
Maryland
Suman Prakash
Maryland
Sheela Rajasekhara
Maryland
Saroja Rajasekhara
Maryland
Renuka Shekar
Maryland
Savitha Shivananda Siddalingaiah
Maryland
Vimala Siddalingaiah
Maryland
Ganga Sudhakar
Maryland
Trishul Nagenalli
Maryland
Rajendra Bhadri
Michigan
Manohar Bulgannavar
Michigan
Manisha Dayananda
Michigan
Arjun Dhake
Michigan
Bhimashankar Dhake
Michigan
Sadanand Goud
Michigan
Indudhar S. Hiremath
Michigan
Nagappa Hosali
Michigan
K.P. Jagadish
Michigan
Shashidhara Jayadeva
Michigan
Thej Kartal
Michigan
Lalathaksha Kumbar
Michigan
Basappa Lohithaswa
Michigan
Mahi Mahesh
Michigan
Vishwanath Mali
Michigan
Kallanaguud Nandihalli
Michigan
BN Nandish
Michigan
Ganesh Orekunde
Michigan
Mahesh Patil
Michigan
Anil Sastry
Michigan
Prabhu Setru
Michigan
Samarth Setru
Michigan
Ravi Shankar
Michigan
Naganand Sulabelle
Michigan
Bilugali M. Sundara
Michigan
Chandrashekar Virupannanavar
Michigan
Jayanth Yale
Michigan
Shanthi Bhadri
Michigan
Shobha Bulgannavar
Michigan
Priyanka Dhake
Michigan
Sapna Dhake
Michigan
Prabha Doddamani
Michigan
Shobha Goud
Michigan
Yashoda Hiremath
Michigan
Champa Hosali
Michigan
Sharada Hulbanni
Michigan
Madhu Jagadish
Michigan
Kavitha Jayadeva
Michigan
Nandini Kartal
Michigan
Ashwini Shadakshari Kumbar
Michigan
Pushpa Lohithaswa
Michigan
Dhanalakshmi Mahesh
Michigan
Shakunthala Mali
Michigan
Sunitha Mungarwadi
Michigan
Chitra Nandihalli
Michigan
Nina Nandish
Michigan
Sheela Neral
Michigan
Dakshayani Orekunde
Michigan
Sharanamma Patil
Michigan
Deepa Setru
Michigan
Shyla Shankar
Michigan
Veeramma Shankar
Michigan
Bharathi Sulabelle
Michigan
Swarna M. Sundara
Michigan
Jyothi Shankar Tumkur
Michigan
Sushila Virupannanavar
Michigan
Neha Yale
Michigan
Seema Byahatti
New England
Prabhakara Chappidi
New England
Vijay Hosahalli
New England
Basavaraj Mudenur
New England
Gangadhar Patil
New England
Jayakumar Patil
New England
Parvati Arabhavi
New England
Samir A. Shah Byahatti
New England
Suma Vijayshankar Hosahalli
New England
Madhu S Kumar
New England
Mamatha Mudenur
New England
Chanchala Patil
New England
Purnima Patil
New England
Gurunanjappa Bale
New York
Shivaraj Bhujange
New York
Veerappa G. - Late Byahatti
New York
Veerendra V. Durgam
New York
Dilip J. Gole
New York
Vijay Hiremath
New York
Basavaraj Hiremath
New York
Basavaraj Karajgi
New York
Babu C. Metgud
New York
Asha S. Murthy
New York
Ashwini K. Neelgund
New York
Kiran Parvatrao
New York
Mahesh Seeri
New York
Bangalore N. Shivakumar
New York
Sundaresh Siddiah
New York
Channabasappa Angadi
New York
Chandrappa Balikai
New York
Ravishankar Bhooplapur
New York
Subodh Davessar
New York
Gowdara Divakaramurthy
New York
Sangappa Haranath
New York
Dayanand Huded
New York
Nataraj Jajoor
New York
Vasanth Kumar
New York
Mahadev Kumbar
New York
Appasaheb N. Madiwale
New York
Shivaprasad Marulendra
New York
Gangadhara Mathad
New York
Putta V Mohan
New York
Y. C Mruthyunjaya
New York
Hemanth Parvatharaj
New York
Allamaprabhu S. Patil
New York
Veeresh M. Patil
New York
Nagaraj Patil
New York
M.D. Patil
New York
Shivaram Puttanniah
New York
Linga Raju
New York
Udayashankar Setru
New York
H.M. Thippeswamy
New York
Rathna Bale
New York
Geetha Bhujange
New York
Pramila Byahatti
New York
Poornima Durgam
New York
Suvarna Gole
New York
Sujatha Hiremath
New York
Kalpana Hiremath
New York
Mangala V. Patil Kumar
New York
Shubhada Metgud
New York
Satish Murthy
New York
Vijayalakshmi Neelgund
New York
Shaila Parvatrao
New York
Geeta Patil
New York
Jyothi Shivakumar
New York
Sabitha Siddiah
New York
Madhu Angadi
New York
Jaya Bhooplapur
New York
Mythili Divakaramurthy
New York
Manjula Haranath
New York
Sudha Jajoor
New York
Mamtha Kumar
New York
Gangadevi Kumbar
New York
Nalini Madiwale
New York
Girija Mathad
New York
Suvarna Mohan
New York
Manjula Mruthyunjaya
New York
Sheena Patil
New York
Prabha Patil
New York
Shantha Patil
New York
Kavita Patil
New York
Uma Raju
New York
Kalpana A. Uday Setru
New York
Sumitra Thippeswamy
New York
Shankarappa Bale
North Carolina
Yadi S. Bale
North Carolina
Prakash Basavappa
North Carolina
Raj Desai
North Carolina
Jagadish Ganji
North Carolina
Kiran P. Hawaldar
North Carolina
Vinod Korategere
North Carolina
Santhe Nagaraj
North Carolina
Chandrashekar Shastry
North Carolina
Ashok Uppin
North Carolina
Sujata Desai
North Carolina
Rani Bale
North Carolina
Renuka Bale
North Carolina
Nandini Basavappa
North Carolina
Sujatha Ganji
North Carolina
Girija Hawaldar
North Carolina
Ashwini Nagaraj Korategere
North Carolina
Rajalakshmi Nagaraj
North Carolina
Uma Palled
North Carolina
Kusuma Shastry
North Carolina
Basavaraj Adapur
Ohio
Prakash Bhupali
Ohio
Khodandpur Guruprasad
Ohio
Shivanand Hiremath
Ohio
Harish Kothegal
Ohio
Halesh M. Patel
Ohio
Somashekar Patil
Ohio
Shankar K.P Sankarappa
Ohio
Raja Shekar
Ohio
Hurikadale Sundaresh
Ohio
Sharoff Suresh
Ohio
S. V. Udayashankar
Ohio
Suresh S. Vagarali
Ohio
Dummi P. Yathiraj
Ohio
Seema Adapur
Ohio
Veena Bhupali
Ohio
Asha Guruprasad
Ohio
Leena Hiremath
Ohio
Susan Kothegal
Ohio
Kathyayini Patel
Ohio
Saraswathi Patil
Ohio
Manjula Sankarappa
Ohio
Vimala Shekar
Ohio
Shila Sundaresh
Ohio
Aruna Suresh
Ohio
Vidya Vagarali
Ohio
Prema Yathiraj
Ohio
Vijay S. Athani
Pittsburgh
Arjun Bangalore
Pittsburgh
Suresh Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
Satish Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
K.R. Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
Nagendra Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
Vishwanath Khajuri
Pittsburgh
Mahesh Mallikarjun
Pittsburgh
Annappa B. Metgud
Pittsburgh
Sadananada Murthy/Sajjan
Pittsburgh
Chandrashekar Nadiga
Pittsburgh
H.C. Nanjunda Swamy
Pittsburgh
B.S. Nanjundappa
Pittsburgh
Mahadevappa M. Prasad
Pittsburgh
Arunkumar Sonth
Pittsburgh
Shiva Swamynathan
Pittsburgh
Mallikarjuna Udoshi
Pittsburgh
M.H. Vamadevamurthy
Pittsburgh
Shiva Veera
Pittsburgh
Mangal Athani
Pittsburgh
Latha Bangalore
Pittsburgh
Mayura Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
Anupama Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
Gowramma Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
Hema Latha N Channarasappa
Pittsburgh
Varsha Doijad
Pittsburgh
Shobha Khajuri
Pittsburgh
Siddeshwari Mallikarjun
Pittsburgh
Hema Metgud
Pittsburgh
Uma Sajjan Murthy/Sajjan
Pittsburgh
Shobha Nadiga
Pittsburgh
Tara Nanjunda Swamy
Pittsburgh
Shoba Nanjundappa
Pittsburgh
Shoba Prasad
Pittsburgh
Shailaja Sonth
Pittsburgh
Sudha Swamynathan
Pittsburgh
Geetha Udoshi
Pittsburgh
Jayasheela Vamadevamurthy
Pittsburgh
Jyothi Veera
Pittsburgh
K.P. Channabasappa
Tennessee
H.R. Malla Gowda
Tennessee
Sudhir Kumar
Tennessee
Shivputrappa B. Patil
Tennessee
Sajjan G. Shiva
Tennessee
Mangala Channabasappa
Tennessee
Leela Gowda
Tennessee
Jyothsna Kumar
Tennessee
Jayashree Patil
Tennessee
Kalpana Shiva
Tennessee
Prakash Basavaraj
Texas - South
Shankar Goudar
Texas - South
Nagesh G. Kavi
Texas - South
Shiramagond Mallikarjun
Texas - South
Guru V. Motgi
Texas - South
Riya Patil
Texas - South
G.S. Ramesh
Texas - South
Mallikarjuna Shintri
Texas - South
Amruthesh Shivachar
Texas - South
Prabhakar Shringeri
Texas - South
Bina Basavaraj
Texas - South
Kavya Hiremath
Texas - South
Suvarna Kavi
Texas - South
Beena Mallikarjun
Texas - South
Shashi Motgi
Texas - South
Ashwini Patil
Texas - South
Geetha Patil
Texas - South
Rekha Ramesh
Texas - South
Kusum Shintri
Texas - South
Jayanthi Shivachar
Texas - South
Akkamahadevi Shringeri
Texas - South
Kogalur G. Basavarajappa
Toronto
Chinnamma Belgaumkar
Toronto
Jaya Islur
Toronto
Rajeev Mensinkai
Toronto
Mothihalli R. Nanjappa
Toronto
Sundaresh Yajaman
Toronto
Ratna Basavarajappa
Toronto
Purnima Islur
Toronto
Rohini Mensinkai
Toronto
Swarna Yajaman
Toronto
Rajendra Galagali
Washington DC & Virginia
Gangadhar Kori - Late
Washington DC & Virginia
Sada R. Anand
Washington DC & Virginia
Maki A Angadi
Washington DC & Virginia
Guruswamy Ayya
Washington DC & Virginia
Shruti Basavaraj
Washington DC & Virginia
D.V. Basavaraj
Washington DC & Virginia
Vimala Channabasappa - Late
Washington DC & Virginia
Prakash G. Ettigi
Washington DC & Virginia
Halappa G. Hakkal
Washington DC & Virginia
C.B. Hiremath
Washington DC & Virginia
G.S. Murthy
Washington DC & Virginia
Anapur K. Shriharsha
Washington DC & Virginia
C.B. Ullagaddi
Washington DC & Virginia
Prashant Uppin
Washington DC & Virginia
Ramesh Uppin
Washington DC & Virginia
Urmila Anand
Washington DC & Virginia
Girija M Angadi
Washington DC & Virginia
Kusuma Aralere
Washington DC & Virginia
Sulochana Ayya
Washington DC & Virginia
Uma Basavaraj
Washington DC & Virginia
Uma Ettigi
Washington DC & Virginia
Rajeshwari Galagali
Washington DC & Virginia
Usha Hakkal
Washington DC & Virginia
Saraswathi Hiremath
Washington DC & Virginia
Bina Kololgi
Washington DC & Virginia
Kantha Kori - Late
Washington DC & Virginia
Rathna Murthy
Washington DC & Virginia
Vedavati Shriharsha
Washington DC & Virginia
Saroja Ullagaddi
Washington DC & Virginia
Shailaja Uppin
Washington DC & Virginia
Satish V. Kumar
Hanumappa Visweshwaraiah
Shivakumar Bhavikatte
Doddachallor M. Shivakumar
Hiremath Jayanandaiah
Sampat S. Shivangi
Gangadhar Pujari
Chandra Akkihal
Davangere Jayaram
Shiva P. Kumar
Mysore C. Nagaraj
Swathi C. Solsi
Shashi Kumar
Nirmala Visweshwaraiah
Uma Bhavikatte
Sunanda Shivakumar
Nirmaladevi Jayanandaiah
Geetha Pujari
Malati Munavalli
Aparna Akkihal
Geeta Jayaram
Vijayalakshmi Basavaiah Kumar