5 doctors have responded so far to my request to do voluntary checkups of Veda Patashala teachers and some students: ( https://vandeguruparamparaam.wordpress.com/2020/01/07/doctors-for-veda-patashalas/) I am thrilled to say that the below is the schedule of these 5 noble doctors for the next 2 to 3 weeks: Dr Usha - Kaniyur Veda Patashala (near Coimbatore) Dr Ravi … Continue reading Need doctors in Hyderabad/Thanjavur areas!
We were all shocked when the erudite Shri Nannilam Rajagopala Ganapatigal passed away recently due to a sudden cardiac arrest. What a loss, especially of precious knowledge that could have been transferred to more people, it is to us. Shankara. Also, Salem Ravi Mama's son passed away just in his 20s due to heart attack, … Continue reading Doctors for Veda Patashalas!
Shri KV Krishnamurthy, advocate in Coimbatore, has shared the below with us: Namaskarams, Vedas are believed to be the Divine revelations from the Cosmic Space recognized by Ancient Rishis. In order to nourish and cherish the Vedas, Kaniyur Brahma Vidhya Trust was founded with the prime object to impart Vedic education in Krishna Yajur Veda. … Continue reading Help Kaniyur Veda Patashala and Goshala!
The noble volunteers of Brahmana Sabha organization prepared and distributed Deepavali bakshanams (sweets and savouries) for Veda Patashalas, Old Age homes and Temples last week in October 2019. The below update is from the team. The bakshanams were made and packed at Sankaralayam, Madras on 17th, 18th and 19th of October. The deepawali lehiyam (also … Continue reading Deepavali Treat for Veda Patashalas, Goshalas and Old Age Homes!
I spoke to Shri Chandra Ghanapatigal on Oct 5th. He said after the birth of his son, His father Shri Gopala Ghanapatigal is the one who has taken up on him to start and run the Veda Patashala in Mylapore. His grandson, that is, Shri Chandra Ghanapatigal's son's Upanayanam was held at Kanchi Mahaswamigal's adhistanam … Continue reading A Veda Patashala born with Bala Periyava’s anugraham!
WOW! Vinodh Ganapathy reached out to me with the following request: For this Deepavali, as part of Veda Rakshanam Sustenance of Vedas and with blessings of Kanchi Mahaperiyava, Sri Veda Moorthy Chandrashekarendra Saraswathi Charitable Trust wishes to extend their support to 50 Veda Patashalas across Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh. Apart from offering … Continue reading Deepavali Service planned for 50 Veda Patashalas!
Two to three weeks back I spoke to Smt Padmini Prasad, who is the Secretary of Melukote Veda Patashala. This Veda Patashala is located in Melukote, in Mandya district in Karnataka and is run by them for the rural poor kids. They provide free education, boarding and lodging, clothing, food etc,. They teach them Vedas … Continue reading Let us help Melukote Veda Patashala!
Here below are some endearing pictures of Sivasthanam Veda Patshala children celebrating Pillaiyar Chaturthi on September 2nd, 2019. Sivasthanam, also called as Thenambakkam, is approximately 9 kms from Kanchi. I did not know which to enjoy more, the beautiful faces of these children of God or God Vinayaka Himself. Shankara. Today Sep 5th being Guruvaram … Continue reading Veda Patashala kids celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi!
Hello Everyone, I spoke to Shri Sylesh of Thenambakkam Veda Patshala today and they have two important requirements as stated below: 1) They are doing a pooja for a Mandala ie for a period of 48 days. They will be chanting Krishna Yajur Veda Sampoorna Gana Parayanam and Kanchi Atthi Varadar Mandala Parayanam from July … Continue reading Thenambakkam Veda Patashala needs our help!
There are just a handful of noble people who go all the way to help Temples, Veda Patashalas and Goshalas that are in need. Today I wanted to share my thoughts about two of them, Uma Vijai and Halasya Sundaram Iyer (Sundar to me). They both are from simple backgrounds. Uma lives in Melbourne, Australia. … Continue reading Sundar and Uma: Two people I admire a lot!