Some activities of Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

  • Mani Mantapas, Sthupis, Sri Adi Shankara Paduka Pradishta, all over India including Allahabad, Gaya, Badrinath, Rishikesh & Rameswaram.
  • Narmada Banks at Omkareshwar - Rennovation & Maintenance of Cave of Govindabhagavadpada
  • Kedarnath: Spatika Lingam & Padigam of Tirugnanasambandar installation
  • Established Shankara Muatams in many parts of the Country
  • Magazines & Journals: Hindu Message, Aryadharma & Kamakoti Pradeepam
  • Books publishing through Kamakoti Koshasthanam
  • Mudhardhikari Scheme
  • Pidi Arisi Scheme
  • Purtha Dharma
  • Thirukkovil Vazhipattukkuzhu: Support, Maintenance & Rennovation of Countless village Temples
  • Aaranga Maanadu for Tiruppavai & Tiruvempavai
  • Purana Patanam (Purana reading) on Ekadashi
  • Encouragement for Rural & Folk arts
  • Vyasabharata Kaladi Vidwat Sadas
  • Distribution of Sloka books & Prasada for Inmates in Hospitals
  • Jana Kalyan movement for welfare of society
  • Establishing and Maintaining numerous Veda Patashalas
  • Agama Patashala at Tirugnanasambandar’s Birth Place Sirkazhi
  • Veda Agama Patashala at Allur
  • Veda, Agama & Shilpa Shastra Patashalas at Kanchipuram
  • Veda Agama Patashala along with School Education at Mayavaram
  • Kacchi Mudur Trust: Monthly Financial Support for Archakas in Villages
  • Pancharatra Agama Patashalas
  • Vaikhanasa Agama Patashala along with School Education
  • Nadaswara Patashalas for both Men & Women
  • Arranging Oil & Ghee for Lamps for many Temples
  • Goshalas including at Vanchiyur for protecting Indigenous Cattle & to prepare Viboothi (Tiruneeru) in the traditional way
  • Blessing the establishment of Sankara Dev Netralaya, Hindu Mission Hospital, Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Child Trust Hospital, and many more such Health Care Institutions
  • Shankara Vidyalaya Schools, College, and University
  • Shri Adi Sankara Advaita Research Institution
  • Vriddhashramams (Old age homes)
  • Daily Annadanam and prasadam at Kanchipuram, and other places
  • Donation of Material to support Self Employment for Specially abled & Women every year
  • Camps to provide Free Eye Test, Surgery & Donation of Prosthetic Limbs
  • Providing support with Food, Clothes, Medicines, Treatment & Finance during all major natural disasters throughout the Country
  • Yearly Annabhishekam for Gangai Konda Choleshwarar
  • Hindu Tamils Poet Assembly
  • Publishing inscriptions of Sivapadasekhara at Tanjavur and Books & Commentries of Vidyaranya
  • Gruhini & Shri Kamakshi Shri Vidhya Samithi: Classes for Girls & Women to bring Awareness about our Culture & Religion
  • Renovation & Maintenance of Houses where Carnatic Music Trinity were born at Tiruvarur and conducting Annual Music Festivals
  • Encouraging Artists from various fields with Awards and Asthana Vidwan Titles
  • International cultural outreach through Bharatkambuja Maitri Samiti, NRI parents association and other fora.
  • Anatha Pretha Samskara
  • and many more....
  • For more details about Shrimatam and its activites, visit www.kamakoti.org
    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.