About His Holiness
Jagadguru Jayendra Saraswati Shankaracharya Swamiji
The venerated Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam is a historic institution, established by Jagadguru Adi Shankaracharya more than 2520 years ago. The 69th Acharya in this Guru Parampara Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal blessed us with His Benign presence for several eventful decades. With the benign blessings of Pujyashri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswati Shankaracharya Swamigal, this website is being setup under kamakoti.org to collect, catalog and present the various events, activities and messages of Blessings of HH Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswati Shankaracharya Swamigal.
वृत्तवृत्तिप्रवृत्तीनां कारणं करणं प्रभुम् । गुरुं नौमि नताशेषनन्दनं नयकोविदम् ॥ ५ ॥
I worship my Guru Sri Jayendra Saraswathi, who is the maker of history, moulder of conduct (or profession), lord of destiny (or attitude); who delights everyone who prostrates; and who is prudent in policymaking
Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Samigal
Jagadguru Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya was the 69th Shankaracharya Guru and head or pontiff of the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham
His Holiness was anointed by Jagadguru Pujyashri Chandrashekarendra Saraswati Mahaswamigal as his successor and was given the pontifical title Sri Jayendra Saraswathi on 22 March 1954.
This Digital Documentation is being done with data and resources available at Shrimatam. We call upon Shrimatam devotees to share any articles, photos, audios & videos, news articles for inclusion in this Archival collection. This will serve as a repository helpful especially for the younger generation.