It is widely believed that God has given the opportunity
of a human body to do
noble and self-purifying acts. It
is only in the fitness of things that we owe it to
Him to return the body in the self
Pretha Kainkarya Trust, started in 2001 is a charitable organization
involved in performing honourable
last rites to orphaned dead.
The name, suggested by His Holiness Sankaracharya of Kanchipuram,
means service to orphaned dead.
Trust is a not-for-profit, secular, apolitical organization, with
avowed ideal of giving departed
souls a decent farewell.
The Trust has performed Agni Samskaram (last rites) to more
than 2000 bodies.