Chennai: Appayya Dikshita Foundation, Kottivakkam, said it has been distributing new dresses every year to the elderly people liviing in free old age homes homes, Vedapatasala students and labourers working in Ghoshalas, in a phased manner.
According to a press note, the Deepavali gift hamper contains, dhotis, T-shirts,sarees, blouse bits and towels.
Another gift pouch contains holy river waters collected from Ganga,Yamuna, Godavari, Narmadha and Cauvery, gingely oil packet, shihakkai powder, ghomaya vibuthi and Rudraksham. This year, the first event of distribution commenced today at the Bharadwaj Sadan, Srikalahasti.
For more details, contact Srinivasan at 95000 43938.