Who We Are

The Veerashaiva Samaja of North America is a non-profit religious organization. It was founded in 1978 in Washington D.C. by the immigrants of first generation Veerashaivas settled in the USA. As of today, it has twenty chapters in North America. The VSNA Silver Anniversary was celebrated in July 2002 in Columbus Ohio.

The VSNA operates in the framework of its constitution. It is a democratic religious organization. The members, unlike Swamijis mission, math or foundation, elect its officials. VSNA administration has two major branches – Board of Directors and Board of Regents. There are about 1000 families in VSNA.