You are here: Sri Vaishnava Home Page : Bhakti List : Archives : September 1998

An Appeal from SDDS
Date: Sun Sep 27 1998 - 06:17:59 PDT

An Appeal from Swami Desika Darsana Satsangam, for donations for the 600th
Anniversary Celebrations of  Ahobila Matam, India.

Dear Bhagavatas,

You know that the 600th Anniversary of Sri Ahobila Matam founded by Sri Adhi
Vann Satakopar is to be celebrated on a grand scale at Ahobilam from 21st to
25th October 1998. The Prakritam Azhagiya Singhar has issued an appeal for
funds from us. We request you to contribute liberally for this once in a
lifetime mega event and receive the blessings of Sri Malolan and

Donations in USA and outside India may draw their checks in favor of  "Sri
Ahobila Mutt" and send to "Sri P.Dileepan, Treasurer, Ahobila Mutt, 1908,
Preswood Drive, Hixson, TN-37343." These arre subject to Tax exemption in USA.

Donations within India entitled to 80G exemption under the Income Tax Act may
be drawn in favor of "Sri Ahobila Mutt Seva Samithi" and sent direct to their
address at 66, Dr. Rangachari Road, Alwarpet, Chennai-600 018"

Necessary certificates will be issued by the Mutt for claiming exemptions.

Please do not forget to mention in the memo portion of the check and in the
covering letter that-
"(i) the donation is for 600 th Anniversary of Ahobila Mutt, India and
(ii) the donation is sent as per the request of Swami Desika Darsana

Anbil Ramaswamy
President, Swami Desika Darsana Satsangam