Tourist Attractions

Chinmayaranyam – Ellayapalli

Chinmayaranyam (Telugu : చిన్మయారణ్యం)  is an ashram that is located in Ellayapalle at a distance of 2KM from (Korlakunta) Kadapa –              Tirupati Highway.

Chinmayaranyam spread in 24 acres, amidst of lush greenery at the bottom of a hillock in Ellayapalle Village. The Chinmayaranyam ashram at Ellayapalle in Andhra Pradesh was proclaimed by Swami Chinmayananda as a new kind of ashram, where the poor and needy would be served with love and affection. The land was donated by villagers to chinmaya mission.

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Aranyeswara Temple, Sri Veera Anjaneya Swamy mandir temple, Dhyana mandir, library, kutias for elderly people,  orphanage, Hariseva –feeding old destitute, a school with free education, a Homeo clinic, and AAPI dispensary (American Assosciation of Physicians from India) are there within chinmayaranyam premises.


There is a Home for poor children who need help and care, started by Pujya Sarada Priyananda Mataji in the year 1983. Started with two children, Satya Kama Mandir has provided a new life for many children so far. Satya Kama Mandir provides free education, food, accommodation, books and medical care also.

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Chinamayaranyam providing vocational trainings to the poor of surrounding villages.

Address of the ashram :

Ellayapalle Village & Post,
Obulavaripalle Mandal,
Kadapa (Y.S.R. Dt.) – 516 108,
Andhra Pradesh ,India.

Phone Number :

Phone : +91-8566-248030
Mobile : +91-94417 91144, +91-94416 36103.

E-mail : [email protected] / [email protected]

How to Reach Chinmayaranyam ?

Nearest Bus Stop : Korlakunta (2KM)

Nearest Railway Station : Rajampeta (27 KM), Raliway Kodur (16 KM)

Nearest Airport : Kadapa (90 KM), Tirupati (62 KM), Chennai (196 KM)


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