VEPACHEDU EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
(501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation)
Dedicated to my Father and Teacher
two free electronic monthly science journal
The Telangana Science Journal and
Andhra Journal of Industrial News.
Cultural Journal: VEFI publishes a
free electronic monthly cultural journal:
||Awards and Scholarships
Sri Gopalkishanrao Vepachedu Memorial
Annual Lectures at Osmania University
Vepachedu Educational Foundation Inc. (VEFI) established Sri
Gopalkishanrao Vepachedu Memorial Annual Lectures
beginning in 2003 at Biochemistry
Department of Osmania University. The annual lectures
at Biochemistry dept. started on September 5, 2003 on Teacher's
day, with the help of founder's brother, Dr. Ramarao Vepachedu, who
did his PhD at the Biochemistry Department. Funds for this program
were provided by founder's mother Mrs. Satyavathidevi
Sri Gopalkishanrao Vepachedu Memorial Annual Lectures at Andhra Pradesh Akademy of Sciences (APAS)
Vepachedu Educational Foundation Inc. established Sri Gopalkishanrao Vepachedu Memorial Annual Lectures at Andhra Pradesh Academy of Sciences. The first lecture was delivered by founder's PhD guide and mentor Dr. Jhillu Singh Yadav, Director of the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology on January 23, 2004. Funds for this annual lecture were provided by the founder, Dr. Sreenivasarao Vepachedu. For more details click here.
VEFI - Venkataramayya and Lalithamma Kandukuri Memorial Lecture
At Kakatiya University, Warangal
Vepachedu Educational Foundation Inc. (VEFI) established “VEFI - Venkataramayya and Lalithamma Kandukuri Memorial Lecture" beginning in 2008 at Kaktiya University, Warangal. This annual lecture will be on November 15th every year. Funds for this annual lecture were provided by the founder's mother, Mrs. Satyavathidevi Vepachedu in memory of her parents Venkataramayya and Lalithamma Kandukuri.
Award and Scholarship
VEFI has donated one lakh rupees for the year 2004 to Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, Kancheepuram to support Vedic Schools and Sankara Eye Institute.
A good number of Veda Patasalas have been established by the Matth wherein different sakhas of Veda are being taught. Apart from Veda Patasalas, seventeen Oriental schools and thirty-eight Sankara Schools are functioning in different parts of the country under the guidance of the Math. Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam runs hospitals at different places, which includes the Kamakoti Child Trust Hospital in Madras, Eye Hospitals at Coimbatore and Guwahati, hospitals at Madhubani (Bihar), Rathura for tribals (Uttranchal), Berhampur (Orissa) Hindu Mission Hospitals in many places in Tamil Nadu.
In 2007, an amount of $ 1610 was donated to Sankara Eye Foundation, USA.
Dr. Vasantha Madhava Sharma Gangavaram (Dr. G. V. M. Sharma, Deputy Director, IICT, Hyderabad), the Vice President of VEFI, is the coordinator of all the programs and lectures established by VEFI.
Sadgamaya, Tamasoma Jyotirgamaya, Mrityorma Amritamgamaya, Om Shantih,