Only by consecration does even a traditionally sculpted idol become an altar of worship. This procedure of consecration is a series of steps of highly meaningful rituals and prayers. After the consecration, the daily worship keeps an altar alive with the presence of the Devata. Human omissions call for re-consecration every twelve years, the period that Jupiter (Guru) takes to complete a full round of the zodiac.” – Swami Dayananda Saraswati

Temples in Gurukulam


Mahakumbhabhishekam of Sri Medha Dakshinamurti & Sri Kalyana Subrahmanya Swami temples


There are two temples at the Gurukulam, one for Lord Dakshinamurti and the other for Lord Kalyana Subramanya. All traditional pujas are done with shraddha and bhakti in our temples. They include pujas on Pradosha, New Year, Shivaratri, Guru Purnima, Guru Peyarchi, Sankatahara Chaturthi, Shasthi, Krittika, Pongal, Arudra Darshanam, Skanda Shasthi, Panguni, Uttaram, Ugadi, Tamil New Year, Shankara Jayanti, Ganesa Chaturthi, Navaratri, Annabhishekham, Deepavali, Thai Poosam and Annamalai Deepam.

The Medha Dakshinamurti temple was last consecrated in July 1991 and the Kalyana Subrahmanya Swami temple was last consecrated in January 2002. With the blessings of Isvara and Pujya Swamiji, the much needed renovation and re-consecration of both the temples are being undertaken under the guidance of Sri Swami Omkarananda.

As a preparatory step in the Mahakumbhabhishekam process, it is the tradition to establish a Balalayam.  With the setting up of Balalayam on 30th November, 2017,  the renovation (Thiruppani) of Kumbhabhishekham began. Kumbhabhishekham scripturally known as Prana-Prathistha which is done according to Agamic tradition involves significant rituals like Anujna, Ankurarpanam, Kala-Akarshanam, Yagashala rituals, Ashtabandanam and Kumbhabhishekham. The Mahakumbhabhishekam is scheduled for 17th June, 2018. The estimated cost of renovation and Kumbhabishekam is about 1.7 crores.

We request you to participate in this auspicious activity and earn the grace of Sri Medha Dakshinamurti and Sri Kalyana Subrahmanya Swami and their parivara-devatas.

An Appeal

We welcome your contributions towards the renovation and the re-consecration activities.

Renovation Cost Estimates

Title Estimate
Sri Jnana Ganapati Sannidhi 8,80,000
Sri Medha Dakshinamurti Sannidhi – Vimanam and Sanctum 17,00,000
Sri Medha Dakshinamurti Mandapam 16,50,000
Sri Narmadeshvara Sannidhi 7,30,000
Sri Jnaneshvari Sannidhi – Vimanam and Sanctum 5,30,000
Sri Jnaneshvari Mandapam (Yagashala) 2,50,000
Sri Kalyana Subrahmanya Sannidhi 10,08,300
Temple Amenities 3,50,000
Homa-dravya Storage Area 1,00,000


Kumbhahishekham Cost Estimates

Title Estimate
Balalayam 8,00,000
Ashtabandanam (Silver) 6,00,000
Ashtakaalapuja at 15 homa-kundas (Rs. 25000/- per kunda per kaalaa 30,00,000
Shamiana (Pandal) 2,00,000
Audio and Video Coverage 2,50,000
Mangalavadyam 50,000
Pushpalankaram 1,25,000
Annadanam 10,00,000
Athithi Satkara 2,00,000
Prasadam for Donors & Devotees 12,00,000
Brochures, Invitations and Mailing 1,00,000
Mandalabhishekham [@Rs. 18000/- per day] for 45 days 8,10,000


Kumbhahishekha Prasadam

The holy water in these kalasas which has been blessed with chants and homas will offered to the deities during Kumbhabhishekam. One of these kalasas will be given to you after the function so that a part of this ceremony remains with you forever. Please contribute generously and earn the grace of Isvara.

Donation Prasadam
Rs. 5,00,000 Silver Kalasam, Gold Coin, Rudraksha mala, Kumbhabhisheka Prasada Bag
Rs. 1,00,000 Silver Kalasam, Silver Coin, Rudraksha Mala, Kumbhabhisheka Prasada Bag
Rs. 50,000 Silver coated Copper Kalasam, Silver Coin, Rudraksha Mala, Kumbhabhisheka Prasada Bag
Rs. 25,000 Copper Kalasam, Silver coin, Rudraksha mala, Kumbhabhisheka Prasada Bag
Rs. 10,000 Brass Kalasam, Silver Coin, Rudraksha mala, Kumbhabhisheka Prasada Bag
Rs. 5,000 Brass Kalasam & Kumbabhisheka Prasada Bag

Please contribute generously and earn the grace of Isvara. Contributions of any other sums are also welcome. We will render receipt and appropriate Kumbhabhisheka Prasadam. In case of requirement of 80-G exemption for your donation please contact us.

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SrutiSeva Trust,
Anaikatti, Coimbatore – 641 108
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