Spiritual Ashram in Sri Lanka
Annai Abirami Ashram is a worldwide spiritual Ashram in Sri Lanka based on the Vedic System of Aadhi Shankaracharya’s tradition. Our Ashram was founded on 1988 by Her Holiness “Aanmeega Guru” (spiritual guru) Arulmihu Aadhiparasakthi Amma fondly called as Amma. Amma is the founder, president and the Holy guru of our worldwide spiritual organization, under whose auspicious guidance we continue to serve Humanity, irrespective of religion, creed, caste or any kind of discrimination.
At our Ashram, we help people find peace of mind and solace by enlightening them with spiritual knowledge. Thus uplifting Human values, so that everyone can live together in Harmony and peace. We share with everyone, the universal spiritual love with all who come seeking for it. Although we follow the Vedic system of Sanathana Dharma, our Ashram is a Place for multi faiths. We already are a whole community of devotees, spiritual seekers and volunteers of multi-faiths sharing spirituality.
OUR SERVICES SPIRITUAL ASHRAM IN SRI LANKA
1. Day to day activities
We help our devotees by helping them with their day to day activities by counselling and providing solutions for their problems. Many devotees come in search of their solutions to their problems daily, after a complete and careful analysis of their remedies or solutions or counselling is given to them in order solve their problems.
2. Healing Diseases
Healing diseases with the divine power of Goddess Aadhiparasakthi. As our Guru is gifted with the power of trance she meditates upon Goddess Adhiparasakthi and prescribes medicines which mainly consists of herbs and viboothy or pasmam(holy ash). Devotees who receive the medicine must strictly abide by the rules and regulations to acquire 100% results. Thus a lot of devotees have followed our Guru’s medical advice and miraculously have got rid of their diseases.
We have been rehabilitating mislead youth who had got into bad habits and got themselves into a confused mental state. Some who were trying to commit suicide, some trying to flee their homes for unusual reasons, some addicted to drugs and smoking.
4. Homas and Yagnas
Homas and yajnas are one of the most powerful means of communion with the Deities. Conducting homas and yajnas fulfils the Devas so that in return they bless us with prosperity, peace of mind, good health, vigour and eternal knowledge. We at our Ashram perform Homas and Yagnas for both personal and public benefit.
5. Sunday school/Araneri paadasalai
Sunday school or Araneri Paadasaalai is where we teach young children about the dharma and moral values of our life. At our ashram, Sunday School was inaugurated by our holy guru on 06.08.2000. At present, a lot of young children study at our Sunday school. We not only educate children with religious and cultural knowledge but also conduct practical spiritual workshops in order to guide them to the highest level of humanity, educating young children with moral values and Dharma.
6. Educational activities
As always everyone knows proper education provides a stable and steady pathway to achieve success in life. Education provides discipline, good communication skills, good conduct and much more. The importance of education is essential in this fast-moving technological world. According to the guidance of our Holy Guru, we have organized a committee which would work under direct supervision of our Guru to help the poor students in their educational activities. Many good students are unable to continue their studies to attain a good educational qualification due to poverty and also other family circumstances. In order to help them our youth wing of ashram has come forward to help these students.
For the time being, we are teaching our students
- Spoken English, spoken Sinhala, and Spoken Tamil.
- We have been providing educational tools to students.
- Basic computer education.
- Religious education.
- Hatha yoga.
We also provide educational counseling and all for free. During this process, we came to know that lot of Eligible students in schools after their completion of the high school are not following on to their higher studies due to financial problems. So we are trying to help these students to study further. Some generous people are supporting us.
In future, we have planned to extend our educational services so that we can build a well-educated community.
7. Astrological services
Jothisham or Astrology is a Shastra (a branch of Veda) which is depicted as the eye of the Veda Purusha. Meaning, if Veda is considered as a man then jothisham is his eyes.This divine knowledge is said to be passed on to the Vedic rishis by the Aadhi guru God Dakshinamaoorthi himself. Then the knowledge was passed on to deserving disciples and so on till now. Astrology reveals a person’s past, present and future thus facilitating one to make correct decisions in important moments of his life. We, in our ashram with the guidance of our Holy Guru, help our devotees by providing astrological predictions and solutions.
8. Conducting poojas
Daily poojas are held two times a day in our Ashram’s temple. Besides daily poojas, Special poojas, and Archana is also held on special occasions.