Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetadhipathi Jagathguru Pujyasri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Sankaracharya Swamigal will observe Sri Subakrith Samvathasara Chathurmasya Vratham from July 13, 2022 to Sep. 10, 2022 at Smt Akundi Lakshmi Smaraka Goshala, D.No: 7/138, Ananda Nagar, Near Achampeta Junction, Thimmapuram, Kakinada – 533005.
During chaturmasyam, sanyasis do not travel and stay in one place performing special vratams, anushtanams and vyasa pooja. It is a tradition for shishyas to offer bhikshavandanam during chaturmasya kalam to sanyasis.
NRI devotees can choose to participate in the KKSF Bhikshavandnam on any of these dates
Jul. 14 – Uthrashada
Jul. 16 – Avittam, Dakshinayana Punyakalam
Jul. 25 – Dhwadasi, Soma Mrugaseersha Punyakalam
Aug. 7 – Anusham
Aug. 9 – Dhwadasi, Pradosha Puja
Aug. 10 – Uthrashada
Aug. 12 – Pujyasri Jayendra Sarasathi Swmigal Jayanthi
Aug. 23 – Dhwadasi
Sep. 03 – Anusham
Sep. 07 – Uthrashada, Dhwadasi
Sep. 09 – Avittam, Pournami Puja
NRI devotees who want to donate through KKSF can follow process outlined below in three steps
or through Kanchi Mutt Seva.
Step 1: Donate securely through PayPal through this link
Step 2: After donating , note down the transaction id from the PayPal page or the PayPal receipt email.
Step 3: Fill out the details of gothram, nakshatram etc through this google form link
Important Please Note
All steps are mandatory to offer Bikshaavandanam.
Always provide a USA phone number for any clarifications.
If you fill India address, you will receive prasadams with a picture to your India address.
USA address will receive Vibuthi, Kumkum and mangala akshadai due to customs clearance formalities.
One PayPal Payment per family Sankalpam. Please do not combine payments for relatives as tracking is different.
Paypal Email and transaction numbers are critical to validate PayPal with this form. Please provide accurate information.
For generic information about Bikshavandanam, please click here.
Questions/Concerns please email
contact AT kksfusa.org