SRI ADICHUNCHANAGIRI MAHASAMSTHANA MATH

Sri Adichunchanagiri Mahasamsthana Math, with its roots firmly embedded in the folds of time (1500 Years), Sri Math is situated on Sri Adichunchanagiri Hills (Space on Rocky hill), NagamangalaTaluk of Mandya District, Karnataka State. It is located at 105 km West of Bangalore on National Highway 48. Sri Math has been working towards the betterment of human life and society. The Sri Math’s objective envisages the spreading of essence of spiritualism to establish universal brotherhood and global peace.

In the holy lineage of ‘Guruparampara’, His Holiness Byravaikya Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Balagangadharanatha Mahaswamiji who took charge as the 71st Spiritual Head of the Sri Math in 1974, at the age of 30. From that day onwards, Sri Math began its upward journey with rapid strides. The benevolent activities of social service gained an accelerated momentum since then. His Holiness always focused on the basic necessities like Anna (Food), Akshara (Education) and Arogya (Health). Sri Math is feeding free food for more than twenty thousand people a day. It is because devotees are fed incessantly, Sri Math is also called ‘Annadani Math’. Swamiji contributed for the progress, peace, happiness and harmony of the mankind.

The 72nd pontiff Sri Sri Sri Dr. Nirmalanandanatha Mahaswamiji is sacredly walking and working round the clock on the foot prints of Sri Sri Sri Dr. Balagangadharanatha Swamiji.

Sri Sri Sri Dr.Nirmalanandanatha Mahaswamiji is the perfect personification of wisdom, benthamism, eclecticisms, universalism. All BGS Educational Institutions, temples and shrines have been reaching new horizon in this beautiful universe.

International Foundations: Sri Adichunchanagiri Mahasamsthana, at present has two foundations abroad i.e., one at Flint, Michigan, USA and another in Berlin, Germany.

In the holy lineage of ‘Guruparampara’, His Holiness Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Dr. Balagangadharanatha Mahaswamiji took charge as the 71st Spiritual Head of Sri Adichunchanagiri Mahasamsthana Math in 1974, at the age of 30.

Some of the previous heads were Sri Sri Sri Ramananda Swamy, Sri Sri Sri Chandrasekharanath Swamy and Sri Sri Sri Bhaktanatha Swamy.