Annadanam

Sri Poorna Maha Meru Trust provides food to anyone (annadhanam) who walks in hungry to our premises in addition to the elders in the home on all 365 days of the year.

We also have the following annadanam programmes:

  1. Distribution of groceries to cancer affected and terminally ill patients every month in association with Soul Palliative care
  2. Distribution of food packets in the economically backward areas of Chrompet, Keelkattalai,Pallavaram and Tambaram
  3. Monthly mass annadanam at our premises
  4. Mass feeding/annadanam on special occasions like Deepavali,Navaratri, Chitra Pournami (Budha Poornima) and during various other occasions, natural calamities etc.

We welcome donations in kind for the old age home and daily annadanam. We have listed below some of our monthly requirements. If the number or size of items is very large, we can come and collect it from your location in our vehicle, provided its at a reasonable distance. You can also donate in kind through Online groceries stores( Humane, Big basket, Spencers etc.) 

  Items here are listed on priority basis:

  • Vegetables on weekly basis (Tomato, Potato, Brinjal, Onion, Drumstick, Ladiesfinger, Carrot, Beans, Beetroot, Pumkin, Snake gourd, etc..)
  • Water cans, bottles
  • Banana Leaves
  • Echo friendly Plates (பாக்குமட்டை தட்டு/தையல்இலை), Paper cups
  • Split/Whole Black gram(Uluntham paruppu) –  45 Kgs
  • Cooking Oil – 75 Kgs
  • Sugar – 75 Kgs
  • Jaggery(Vellam) – 50 Kgs
  • Turmeric – 5 Kgs
  • Split Bengal gram(Kadalai paruppu) – 25 Kgs
  • Split gram/Yellow lentil/Toor dhal(Thuvaram paruppu) – 60 Kgs
  • Green gram(Payatham Paruppu) – 40 Kgs
  • Cumin Seeds( Jeeragham) – 2 Kgs
  • Mustard(Kadugu) – 7 Kgs
  • Fenugreek(Vendhayam) – 2 Kgs
  • Cashew nuts – 2kgs
  • Red Chillies – 25 Kgs
  • Rice – 600 Kgs
  • Utensil cleaning powder
  • Vermicelli (Semiya)
  • Ghee – 5 kgs
  • Fruits
  • Appalam (Pappad)
  • Pickles
  • Any other cooking items/ Groceries

Items of general use such as

  • Bathing soap
  • Detergent soap
  • Coconut oil
  • Tooth Paste
  • Talcum Powder
  • Utensils
  • New dresses
  • Cleansing material