Padya Pujan

Under the Vidya Chetna scheme, the Matha has started the tradition of Padya Pujan in the nearby villages, in which the instructors of the Matha instruct the children in the tradition of touching feet of elders and parents. It is done with ceremony and in traditional way prostrating oneself face downwards and paying proper respect to the elders.

Touching the feet of elders is a mark of respect in Indian culture. And at the Matha, it is taught with zeal. The instructors teach children the importance of touching feet of elders and parents. It is done in a traditional manner by prostrating ones face downwards and paying the due respect to the senior person.