Annadanam and food donation in Hindu worship - Gokarna Puja

Annadanam and food donation in Hindu worship

Why Annadanam Sarva Shrestha Daan?

Annadanam is part of all Indian festivals and rituals. In Indian culture, the value of sharing food can not be measurable and is a holy duty and humanity.
Temples and Ashrams offer Annadanam to devotees, volunteers, and others. Schools also make food donations to students who live in poverty. Annadanam is the highest selfless service, irrespective of position, caste, and religion.

Annadanam Mahadanam at Gokarna

Why do people offer Annadanam or food donations?

1 Food offered for those who are hungry
2 Food is offered for those who can not buy food due to poverty.
3 Annadanam is part of all Hindu festivals and rituals and also in other religions
4 Food donation has got its own importance in Hindu sculptures.
5 Annadanam offered to overcome birth doshas found in the horoscope.
6 To resolve the karmic debt.

Karmic debt can be in the form of financial loss, illegal financial gain, physical and mental instability, anger, revenge, deliberate actions taken to harm innocent people and others, deceiving, conspiracy, damaging human relationships, bad acts through human and machine interface, etc.

Why Food donation at Gokarna Karnataka?

1 Gokarna is Mukti, siddhi, yazna and yaga kendra in India.
2 Presence of Lord Mahabaleshwar temple and Atma linga. Popularly known as Bhu Kailsha and Shiva Jagrathi place.
3 Presence of Holy pond Koti tirtha, Tamara Gowari, Rudra pada, Nageshwara, Brahma, and Vishnu temples.
4 Gokarna is one of the three places in the country to perform Pitra dosh nirvana/ Pitra Kalyan puja.
5 Annadanam/food donation at our place is offered to devotees who visit our ashram to perform various pujas and Homams at Gokarna, people who are deprived of daily meals, and priests.

How to Donate

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Select Annadanam in the dropdown list.
If you would like to donate for Ashram construction purposes, click building materials, and for other purposes like anniversary, birthday, fulfillment, etc., click others.
If you are making donations under others, write a mail to and give all details like name, date, purpose, etc.

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