Gyanavapi Vaikundam

As per the instructions of Sri Maha Periyava , Gyanavapi Vaikundam ,a place for performing the rituals after the cremation of a person for the next 12 days , is being run for the past 10 years.Our objective is to ensure that even a poor person who cannot afford to do the rituals can do it here and get the benefits and satisfaction of completing the rituals. All facilities will be provided as needed which includes priests as per your tradition and food for a specified number of people.

People who can afford to pay for these rituals can also utilize the services and donate accordingly. We expect people utilizing our facilities to be honest about their financial condition so that we can help them accordingly. There are 12 rooms available and can be booked in advance. We also have facilities for performing Srardham ( yearly Thithi).


People can utilize the place and services subject to the following conditions:

  •  Karta (person who will be performing the rites) must come in person to apply.
  • There are no middle men or brokers involved.
  • Receipt will be provided for the donations given by you. No other amount needs to be provided anywhere unless you volunteer.
  • Bookings cannot be done over phone or other means. Please come in person.

For more details on the location,process –                             Please contact N. Nandakumar 9843207383 / 044-22474508

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Contributions for the Gyanavapi (Vaikundam)

Sri Poorna Mahameru Trust
Bank Ac no: 1650172000008092
Karur Vysya Bank Ltd
Pallavaram branch, Chennai
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