The head of Tumkur Math, Sri Shivakumar Swamiji paid tribute to the prospective statue of Basaveshwara on 22nd of April 2014. This three feet bronze statue would be installed along the bank of river Thames in London opposite the British Parliament.
In the photograph Left to right: Sri Shiva Kumar Swamiji, Mr. Vishwanath, Muth Officer, Mr B.S. Paramashiviah. Former Mayor of London borough of Lambeth Cllr Dr. Neeraj Patil, Mr Neelkant Kalki and Junior Swamiji Sri Siddlinga Swamiji.