Vedanta Sasthra Prachara Trust was formally founded on 9th Nov 1992.Sri N.K.Ramaraj, Sri T.S.K.Subramanyam, Sri N.R.Alagaraja and Dr. K. Shanmuga Sundaram joined the Trust as trustees with Sri Swami Omkarananda as the Founder-Managing Trustee. Swami Chidbhavananda Ashramam in Theni, situated on the banks of river Saraswathi also known as Mullaiyaru or Periyar on one side and the towering Western Ghats on the other side, is of 6.72 acres area. This land was purchased on 18th Aug 1993. Sri Swamiji wanted to buy a small piece of land to lead a life of penance in aloof. Now with pleasure we can understand that the Almighty on the other hand made him buy such a vast land for the sake of ensuring great endeavours in the future.