Chempazhanthy Gurukulam

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CET TBI Sreekariyam

This place has an international reputation as it is the birth place of the Guru. The ancient Vayalvaram House, where the Guru was born is situated beside the Manackkal Temple. This house and land was later purchased by the Sivagiri Mutt. This house is known as Vayalvaram House because the house was situated on the banks of Vayal (paddy field). In order to protect this house properly, a roof has been erected recently. The Guru, during his youth hood conducted classes for children. Later there started a primary school which was handed over to the Government. People from all over the world visit this holy place to study the teachings of the Guru. The Birthday celebrations of the Guru has become a festival of the local people. Besides, Chempazhanthy Gurukula Convention (Seminars on the Guru’s philosophy) is being conducted in the month of April every year. Monthly camps, Vinayaka Chathurthy (a ritual connected to Lord Ganapathy), Navarathry Pooja, initiation in to learning, study classes etc., are also conducted.