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Pujyashri Acharyas to bless programmes in Chennai tomorrow - 22 April 2017 (Saturday)

HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal will bless the Akhanda Tirupugazh programme by Tirupugazh Anbargal at Hemamalini Kalyana Mandapam at 4 pm .

HH Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal and HH Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal will bless the Sangeeta Mummoortigal Tiruvizha at Vani Mahal, TNagar, at 6 pm.

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Sri Sankara Matam, West Mambalam, Chennai

West Mambalam  is one of the oldest localities in Chennai and is situated in the middle of the city. Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam's branch is located in Easwaran Koil Street. The Sankara Matam acts as a hub of spiritual and dharmic activities.

A few years back, with the Blessings of Their Holinesses Jagadguru Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswati Shankaracharya Swamiji and Pujyasri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamiji, the deity of Devi Kamakshi was installed in Srimatam. Regular pujas are offered to Devi Kamakshi. During auspicious occasions like Navaratri, special pujas are performed.

West Mambalam Sankara Matam

A monthly Vidwat sadas (a seminar of scholars involving in discussions/presenting papers on the purport of different Saastraas in chaste Sanskrit language) is conducted by the Kamakshi Mandali at the Matam. Special Vidwat Sadas is conducted during Sankara Jayanthi celebrations every year. (Click here for more details on the Sadas). A go-shala in the backyard of the Sankara Matam provides shelter to cows. A Telugu Mahasabha functions from the Matam. Jataka Parivartana is also done. Musical concerts, bhajans, pravachans and several such programmes are conducted regularly with active participation of devotees.

West Mambalam Sankara Matam
Young brahmacharis performing daily Samitadan samskar

West Mambalam Sankara Matam
Vidwat Sadas
West Mambalam Sankara Matam
Veda Parayanam
West Mambalam Sankara Matam
Go-shala entrance
West Mambalam Sankara Matam
West Mambalam Sankara Matam
Telugu Mahasabha inside the Matam
West Mambalam Sankara Matam
Jataka Parivartana

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