IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to unavoidable circumstances, Shri Shrinivasa Kalyana scheduled for 3rd February, 2011 (UttararAdhana day) is preponed to the evening of 2nd February, 2011 (MadhyarAdhana Day) between 4 p.m. & 6 p.m. Shri Appannacharyaru, vamshikaru of Shri Guru Jagannatha Vittala Dasaru (Kosigi) & Ex-Spl. Officer, Dasa Sahitya Project, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams will be spreaheading the Shri Shrinivasa Kalyana Mahotsava Karyakrama. Devotees are requested to kindly note the change in the program and accordingly attend & seek the blessings of Shri Hari-Vayu-Gurugalu
www.sripurandaraashrama.org) from 31st January, 2011 to 3rd February, 2011.
Akhila Bharata Haridasa Sammelana Trust, Bangalore & Shri Purandara Vittala Seva Trust, OM Nagar, Adoni are happy to announce the celebrations of “34th Akhila Bharata Haridasa Sammelana & ArAdhana of Shri Purandara Dasaru” at Shri Purandara Ashrama (website:
Keerti Sesha Shri Guru Govinda Vittala Dasaru of Mysore, with an aim to propagate the message of Haridasaru, initiated “Akhila Bharata Haridasa Sammelana” coinciding with the ArAdhana of Shri Purandara Dasaru during the year 1978. Since then, ABHS Trust has been conducting the Haridasa Sammelana at different pilgrimage & other centers in different parts of South India & Maharashtra. In the past many years, this event has attracted tens of thousands of people across the country and has paved way for their spiritual upliftment. As part of this event, many dharmic activities like Homas-Havans, lectures of eminent scholars, Bhajans by eminent artists, Shri Shrinivasa Kalyanotsava Karyakrama, etc. are arranged with the sole motive of pleasing Sajjantargata Shreesha.
Sammelana of 2011 is truly special: The Sammelana in 2011 is being conducted at Shri Purandara Ashrama, an institution founded by Shri Harinarayana Vittala Dasaru, an ardent disciple of Shri Guru Govinda Vittala Dasaru. There is no better way to offer Guru-dakshina to Guru Bimba than to conduct ArAdhana celebrations - focused primarily on Jnana Karya - at a place meant for propagating Haridasa Sahitya. This definitely is bound to please Guru Bimba.
Inauguration & visit of Swamiji’s: Shri Shri 1008 Shri Suyateendra Teertha Swamiji of Shri Raghavendra Swamy MaTa, Mantralayam has kindly consented to inaugurate the Sammelana on 31st January, 2011 (Monday) and perform Shri Moola Rama Devara Pooja on 1st February, 2011 (Tuesday). Shri Shri 1008 Shri Vishwesha Teertha Swamiji of Shri Pejavara Adhokshaja MaTa, Udupi has kindly consented to participate in ArAdhana Celebrations and perform Acharya Madhwa Kararchita Shri Vittala Devara Pooja on 2nd February, 2011 (Wednesday).
Spiritual Souvenir: To commemorate this occasion, a beautiful Souvenir is being published with well researched articles in Kannada, English & Telugu covering various aspects of Madhwa Siddhanta in general and Shri Haridasa Sahitya in particular. Apart from the articles, the Souvenir will also contain the anugraha sandesha's from Swamiji's aand Dasokti's.
ArAdhana Dates: 31-01-2011 to 03-02-2011
Pushya Bahula Trayodashi to Magha Shuddha Pratipada
Monday to Thursday
Venue: Shri Purandara Ashrama
OM Nagar Post, Adoni Tq, Kurnool Dist., Andhra Pradesh – 518349
(Adjoining Adoni-Mantralayam State Highway Via Madhavaram)
Phone No: 91-8512-201073 (Landline), 93940-17134 ©, 93922-27850 ©
Please click here for English Invitation from Sri Purandara Vittala Seva Trust
Please click here for English Invitation from ABHS Trust
Please click here for Kannada Invitation from ABHS Trust
Please click here for Souvenir Appeal for Advertisements
Please click here for Permanent Seva Details at Shri Purandara Ashrama (English)
Please click here for Permanent Seva Details at Shri Purandara Ashrama (Kannada)
With Best Regards
ABHS Trust & Shri Purandara Vittala Seva Trust.
1. Bank account details are provided hereunder for those who wish to offer their generous contribution.
Cheques/DD’s/MO’s should be made in favour of
Shri Purandara Vittala Seva Trust
A/c No. 0601201001713, Canara Bank, Adoni Branch, Adoni, Kurnool Dist, AP, India
IFSC Code: 0000601CNRB
2. Devotees visiting from Bangalore, Mysore, Chennai by Train can alight at Adoni and take bus, shared auto, van going towards Mantralayam or Raichur via Madhavaram. Shri Purandara Ashrama is about 25 kms from Adoni and 1 k.m. after 1 small village Chinna Tumbulam.
3. Devotees visiting from Mysore/Bangalore by bus should board bus going to Mantralayam via Madhavaram and alight at Shri Purandara Ashrama.
4. As many of you know, ABHS Trust has constructed “Anugraha Vittala Devasthana” at Haridasa Nagara, Rajarajeshwari Nagara, Bangalore having the sannidhana of Shri Hari-Vayu-Gurugalu few years back. ABHS Trust since then has been conducting Shri Purandara Dasara ArAdhana at “Anugraha Vittala Devasthana” every year. In 2011 too, the Trust will be conducting Shri Purandara Dasara ArAdhana. Please visit www.haridasa.info for more details.