Three Day Vedanta Camp at Manjakkudi

Arsha Bodhini Group, Chennai recently conducted a three day programme on Vedanta at Jnanapravaha (Swami Dayananda Study Centre), Manjakkudi, Tamil Nadu. Acarya Ranganji spoke on Manisha Pancakam while Smt. Suryapriya’s talk focused on Tripod of Vedanta – Guru-sastra-Ishvara. These sessions were interspersed by Bhagavad Gita verses chanting and Nirvana shatkam chanting. The programmes started with a welcome address […]

News Round- Up from Manjakkudi

In this section, we present short highlights with respect to some of our projects located in Manjakkudi, Tamil Nadu,  in two parts.  Goshala and Sustainable Living Initiatives On the eve of Karthigai Deepam, we are happy to share that the Swami Dayananda Goshala is blessed to have a new member in its midst. The new born […]

Educational Institution Round-Up from Manjakkudi

Fit India Run Students from the Swami Dayananda College of Arts & Science, Manjakkudi, Tamil Nadu, took part in Fit India Run as part of Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav—India@75 on 2nd October 2021. This was organised by Nehru Yuvakendra (under the administrative control of the Ministry of Youth affairs and Sports, Government of India), Tiruvarur, Tamil Nadu. The run […]

Getting Ready for the Civil Services Examination

A training session for UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) aspirants was conducted at the Swami Dayananda College premises on 23rd and 24th December 2021. This training seminar was conducted by Sri.T.K. Srinath, a prominent trainer from Inficap Consulting, Bangalore. The programme was inaugurated by the college correspondent, Sri. M.G. Srinivasan. Present on the occasion were  Sri. G. Dharmarajan, […]

2021-2022: Ongoing Campus Placement Drive

A total of 155 students have been placed with various reputed organisations till 30th June 2022. Lucas TVS conducted campus placements for female students on 18th and 19th April 2022 at the college campus. Sri. Vishwanathan, assistant manager—human resources and his team came for the recruitment process. One hundred and thirty students were selected of which 106 of them […]

Felicitation Ceremony for Smt. Bombay Jayashri Ramnath

World renowned musician and Padma Shri awardee, Smt. Bombay Jayashri Ramnath was felicitated on behalf of the Swami Dayananda Educational Trust (SDET) in Manjakkudi on 25th March 2022. Smt. Bombay Jayashri Ramnath has been training the students affiliated to the three institutions run by the Swami Dayananda Educational Trust (SDET) in Manjakkudi and Sembangudi for over eight […]

Mother Earth: Making It Richer and Greener

An interesting and informative session the ‘Role of Micro Forests in Eco Landscaping and Boosting Biodiversity’ was held at GR Auditorium, Manjakkudi on 30th April 2022. Dr. N. Ganesh Babu, Head, Centre for Herbal Gardens, University of Trans-disciplinary Health Sciences and Technology (FRLHT) Bengaluru was the Chief Guest on this occasion. His talk focused on the […]


SASTRA has committed itself to establish a Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) lab facility in 10 schools at a cost of Rs. 5 lakh each. Swami Dayananda Matric Higher Secondary School is one such institution where this facility has been set up.  As part of the upgradation process,  the school recently received a virtual reality […]

Annual Convocation Ceremony

At the 17th graduation day ceremony of the Swami Dayananda College of Arts & Science, Manjakkudi, Tamil Nadu, held on 29th May 2022, 534 students were awarded degrees. In addition, 17 under graduate students and one post graduate student got a university rank. Special mention must be made of Ms. Kaviya from B.Sc., Mathematics who got a […]

Five Day Heritage Camp

Twenty five students from the Swami Dayananda College of Arts & Science, Manjakkudi, Tamil Nadu, recently participated in a five day Vedic heritage camp at the Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, Anaikatii, Tamil Nadu. At the inaugural session, Swami Sadatmananda Saraswati ji gave the introductory lecture. The camp was conducted under the guidance of Swamini Satya Varadananda […]