Milestones

Important events in Veda Nidhi Activities of Avadhoota Datta Peetham

Initiated by Sri Ganapati Sachchidananda Swamiji

1966 onwards Honouring Veda & Sastra Pundits, Teaching Mantras to Students Conduct of Rituals
1985 Sri Ganapati Sachchidananda Veda Pathasala established (Krishna Yajurveda)
1986 Instituting ‘Asthana Vidwan’ awards to the illustrious persons, rendering meritorious service in Veda, Sastra, Sangeeta & Sahitya fields
1987 Samskruta Pathasala was established
1992 Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam recognises and sanctioned Financial Support to the Veda Pathasala
1993 Instituting annual ‘VEDA NIDHI’ award to pre-eminent Veda Scholars
1994 Commencement of Annual Veda Examinations
1996 Instituting annual ‘SASTRA NIDHI’ award to great Sastra Scholars
1997 Sastra Pathasala established Inauguration of Sankara Siva Vaidya Hari Veda Bhavanam (30 May) A magnificent School building of Veda Pathasala was inaugurated by Dr.Shankar Dayal Sharma, Honourable President of India
1998 Smarta Prayoga Pathasala established Datta Peetham Veda Examinations recognised by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam
1999 Sri Datta Venkateswara Agama Vidya Kendram established
2000 Examinations extended to all the important Veda Sakhas, studied in India
2001 Saama Veda Pathasala Inaugurated by His Holiness Bharati Teertha Swamy, Sringeri Sarada Peetham (2nd June)
2002 Yajurveda Pathasala established in our Pithapuram Branch
2003 Annual Conduct of Veda Havanam – Offering Aahuti with Mantras of Each Veda commenced
2004 Rigveda Pathasala Started
2007 Akhila Bharata Veda Sammelanam – (18- 20 December) Jointly organised by “Sri Ganapati Sachchidananda Veda Sastra Parishat” Maharshi Sandeepani Rashtreeya Veda Vidya Pratishthan, Ujjain, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India Sri Venkateswara Institute of Higher Vedic Studies, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Annual Sastra Vakartha Sabha started
2008 Veda Nidhi Symposium (To deliberate upon digital standards for Vedic Characters) was conducted
Annual Veda Sadas Veda Vidwat Pravardhaka Sabha started Conduct of Srouta Ishti restarted