Since 2004, Supervision of ashram daily activities and saptah’s are managed by a registered trust and its designated members.
Shree Samarth Sadguru Ganpatrao Maharaj Kannur, propagated “Advait”(non-duality) philosophy by extensively travelling all over India and performing Jnana Saptaha at various places and also in “Shanti Kuteer” for more than 60 years.
He Constructed and developed Shantikuteer ashram consisting
He Founded “Bharatiya Surajya Samsthe” to eradicate alcoholism, corruption and other evils alike in the society to make our country Surajya. Thus our Sadguru named the above activities to become part and parcel of “Shanti Kuteer Sampradaya” (tradition) founded by him. On Dattatreya Jayanti day of 2002, i.e. 19.12.2002 he penned down His wish as to how the “Shanti Kuteer Sampradaya” should continue to function and laid down certain norms. He directed that a trust comprising of ten members be constituted and the Trust should oversee the development and progress of the Sampradaya activities. He also constituted a working committee for the effective, successful and smooth functioning of all the activities in Shanti Kuteer and of Shanti Kuteer Sampradaya. Accordingly, the Shanti Kuteer Trust Kannur [Regd.] was formed and registered at Bijapur on October 10, 2005.
He Established “Adhyatma Bhandara” and published more than 60 books, both in Marathi and Kannada. Most important being Dasabodh-translation in to Kannada from Marathi originally written by Swami Ramdas and Maharaj’s own “Sulabha Atmajnana” in Kannada