Glimpses of Sri Adichunchanagiri Shikshana Trust (R)
Sri Adichunchanagiri Mahasamstana Mutt, with its roots embedded in the folds of time (About 1500 yrs.), is situated on a rocky hill 100 Kms west of Bangalore. The Mutt has been working towards the upliftment of human life and society. Following the Guru-Shishya tradition, the Mutt has been striving hard to elevate mankind slowly but steadily. The Mutt galvanized its activities of social service through educating the people spread throughout the state and nation through Sri Adichunchanagiri Shikshana Trust (R), Mandya.
The Mutt’s charitable activities are under the stewardship of present pontiff Jagadguru Sri SriSri Nirmalanandnatha Swamiji, 72nd in the lineage who ascended the revered seat in 2013.
The trust is one of the finest centres for learning in India, which includes institutions such as Medical & Engineering Sciences, Pharmacy, Polytechnic, Nursing and Education offering UG and PG programmes. It also hosts a number of Secondary and Senior Secondary School (State Board, CBSE and ICSE).