Activities

Veda Parayanam

Nitya parayanam at Shrimatam - Close to 40 Veda Pandits perform Nitya Veda Parayanam (Daily evening) at Shrimatam in the Adhistanam hall. A sambhavana of Rs 100 is given per Veda pandit per day.

GO Samrakshanam

It is our sacred duty to preserve and protect the cattle. Contributions will be accepted for maintenance of cattle in the goshalas.

Annadaanam

Annadaanam is considered among the foremost Dharmas.

Annadaanam for pilgrims and devotees

Vriddhashramam

Homes for the elderly run at Kalavai, Poonamallee & Kalahasthi.

Kanikkai

General Contribution

Some quotes from Adi Sankara’s Prasnottara Ratna Malika (Question – Answer-Gem Necklace) in Sanskrit, which is meant to elevate the seeker, by providing answers to doubts that may arise in the mind of the devotees:
Adi Shankaracharya - Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

What is the most desirable for human beings?   Life dedicated to one’s and others’ welfare.
What is Charity? Expecting no return.  
What do those who have destroyed dark ignorance specially urge repeatedly?   Charity along with sweet words, knowledge with humility, courage with patience, wealth with renunciation. These four auspicious things are hard to attain.