Dayananda Anugraha Bhavan, Haridwar
Some of Pujya Swami Dayananda’s ordained disciples are now struggling with old age or illness and lack the means to care for themselves properly. In response to this need, the Dayananda Anugraha Bhavan has been built in Haridwar to to provide them with comfortable rooms, healthy food, personal needs, and medical care. The modern, four-storey building has 21 private rooms with attached bathrooms, kitchen, dining room, satsang hall, office, 4-person lift, and worker’s quarters. This important project is the joint effort of the Sri Gangadhareshwar Trust in Rishikesh and the Dayananda Anugraha Fund.
Resident Sponsorship Program
You are kindly invited to sponsor an elderly or ill sannyasi or sannyasini residing at the Dayananda Anugraha Bhavan, providing them with a comfortable room, healthy food, personal needs, and medical care, with your generous donation of:
- Rs. 3 lakh or US $4,200 for two years
- Rs. 1.5 lakh or US $2,100 for one year
- Rs. 7.5 lakh or US $10,500 for five years
Excess sponsorship funds will be set aside in an Emergency Medical Expenses account to provide care for residents when they need it most. Please help support these deserving disciples of Pujya Swamiji.
Invitation for Applications to Reside in the Dayananda Anugraha Bhavan
The Dayananda Anugraha Bhavan is intended to provide comfortable rooms, healthy food, personal needs, and medical care to elderly and ill sannyasis and sannyasinis in our Arsha Vidya sampradaya. Requirements for admission include:
- No means of financial support.
- Manageable state of health.
- 65 or more years old (under 65 if unable to care for self physically).
- Approval by Dayananda Anugraha Fund committee members
The Dayananda Anugraha Bhavan is managed by the Sri Gangadhareshwar Trust in Rishikesh with overseeing by Dayananda Anugraha Fund committee members who are the heads of our Rishikesh, Coimbatore, Nagpur, and Saylorsburg ashrams.
Click here for an application form that can be filled out on your computer or be printed out.
Email completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Dayananda Anugraha Fund, 84 Cortelyous Lane, Somerset, New Jersey, USA 08873
Paper application forms are also available from the above address or from the Swami Dayananda Ashram in Rishikesh.