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Centre for people with Special Needs

Our Mission

Akshaya Kshetram is a charitable organisation, based in Andhra Pradesh, South India, which cares for and educates mentally and physically challenged people of all ages. The organisation is based on 2.5 acres of land in the village of Durga Samudram – roughly 10km south of Tirupati, the site of the Sri Venkateswara temple.

Our Activities

There are 120 mentally and physically challenged people at the Akshaya Kshetram Ashram. Most are children and most belong to low income families, who are being supported by the staff with guidance on how to take care of their children when at home.

Contact Details

Akshyakshetram welcomes contributions towards fulltime care for its 120 residents. The cost of providing this service is approximately Rs 5000 per resident per month.

These amounts can be donated in Indian Rupees for Indian citizens. Foreign citizens can contribute the equivalent of £50 or $70 or more  under FCRA.

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