RSS Sarsanghachalak Shri Mohan Bhagwat released the revised version of Kriti Roop Sangh Darshan, a Kannada book on formation, principles, growth and reach of the RSS, at Sangh Nikethan in Mangalore on February 4. RSS Sarkaryavah Shri Bhaiyaji Joshi and Karnataka Prant Sanghachalak Shri M Venkataram were also present on the occasion. The book was released ahead of beginning of the RSS State level office bearers meet, Prant Baitak, at Sangh Nikethan. The first edition of Kriti Roop Sangh Darshan was released in 1989 during the birth centenary celebrations of the RSS founder Dr Keshav Baliram Hedgewar. The book was penned by the late HV Seshadri and senior RSS Pracharak Chandrashekar Bhandari.