Welcome To Brahman Maha Mandal

Brahman Maha Mandal is a non-profit, socio cultural organisation, entrusted to rejuvenate vigour and vitality among the Brahman Samaj, to restore traditional, religious rites and customs, lost after migration from Kashmir valley. It is one of the oldest registered organisation of Brahman biradari of Kashmiri Samaj, that was established in 1915, having head office at Ganpatyar, Srinagar. Its purpose is to protect, preserve and promote Kashmiri ethnic and socio cultural heritage, to promote and celeberate festivals and to educate on Vedic Karam Kaand.


Notice Board


 4-8-2020: Respected LM/Community members Namaskar, At the outset I extend heartiest greetings to all on Raksha Bandhan and pray to Bole Baba to shower his blessings and keep you all safe and healthy. I thank everyone for their greetings. The trust reposed in me and giving me a chance to serve the BMM is immense and I have no words to express my gratitude. I shall do everything possible to come up to your expectations. I place on record the efforts put in by outgoing President Prof. R. K. Ganjoo and his team to activate the BMM and other outstanding works done during his tenure. I also place on record the wonderful job done by RO in the election process to elect the President.The election process for remaining posts of EC shall be started soon after consulting the RO. I assure you that BMM will be made more vibrant with your support and blessings The draft action plan will be prepared soon and placed before the EC, when constituted, for their consideration and ratification. I once again thank you all. President U K Handoo

 3-8-2020:Dear members. In response to the notification issued on 20 July 2020 for election of the President of BMM J&K, only one nomination was filed. This nomination form was duly filled in by Sh Upinder Krishen Handoo, LM No 19, and handed over to me personally. This nomination, which is complete and valid, has not been withdrawn by the date/time fixed for such withdrawal. Therefore, Sh U K Handoo becomes elected uncontested for the post of President BMM. The formal notification is accordingly being issued by me as RO

 3-8-2020 : Brahman Maha Mandal Report 2016-2020 - President

 30-7-2020: With profound grief and sorrow regret to inform sudden and untimely demise of Sh Autar Krishen Raina S/O Sh Mohan Lal Raina Ex Branch Manager, Elakhai Deehati Bank, Originally from Sathu Payeen, Srinagar 235/15/A, Colonel Colony , Talab Tiloo, Jammu . Shanti Path will be performed on 2nd August, 2020 (Sunday) between 4PM to 6PM .BMM in condolence message prayed for eternal peace be upon the departed soul and strength to the family members to bear this irreparable loss. om shanti.

 27-7-2020 :With profound grief and sorrow it is to inform that Sh Bansi Lal Razdan S/O Late Krishen Razdan Erstwhile R/O Shalla Kadal , Srinagar and presently R/O H NO 158, Amar Colony, Camp Road ,Talab Tiloo , Jammu attained Nirwana today. Cremation shall take place at Srinagar BMM condole the demise of Sh Bansi Lal Razdan . Prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss . Om Shanti.

 27-7-2020 :With profound grief and sorrow it is to inform that Sh Ramesh Kumar Chatoo S/O Late Prem Nath Chatoo, R/O A/P H NO 69-B , Tirath Nagar , Talab Tiloo , Jammu attained Nirwana today. Cremation shall take place at 1100 Hrs on 28-7-2020 at Shakti Ghat , Jammu. BMM condoled the demise of Sh Ramesh Kumar Chatoo .Prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss . Om Shanti.

 20-7-2020: Notification for the election for the post of President BMM has been issued . All esteemed members are requested to participate as per schedule please. RO BMM Sh Vijay Zadoo Rtd IFS

 19-7-2020:20200719-WA0079 Photo Team comprising Sh. BL Handoo, Sh. Ramesh Kaw and President handed over two FDRs in the name of siblings to Ms. Sandhu Zadoo today ( July 19,2020) on behalf of BMM and donors.

 19-7-2020: FDRs of two equal amount Rs 1,11.850 / each in names of two minor daughters of Ms. Sandhu Zadoo are ready and will be handed over..... President

 19-7-2020: Updated Life members BMM as on date.

 Forwarding letter to PMO office intimation regarding donations under PM CARE FUND

 2-7-2020 : ONATION FOR MS. SANDU ZADOO.docx 2-7-2020

 1-6-2020:APPEAL FOR DONATION Respected Biradari Members As you are aware of the grave tragedy that befell on two families of our Kashmiri community due to utter negligence in discharging the duties during cremation of late Shri Bhushan Lal Zadoo, who died of Covid 19 infection at Jammu by J&K administration. In consequence to this, the family lost two young men namely Shri Vimal Zadoo and Shri Vipin Zadoo. Mr. Vimal Zadoo has left behind his wife, Smt. Sandhu Zadoo and two young daughters with no source of income to support them. Brahman Maha Mandal (BMM) appeals to all Kashmiri brothers and sisters to help the family by contributing donation generously to financially support Smt. Sandhu Zadoo for upbringing her two daughters in the absence of her only source of income. BMM will be grateful to all community members for their financial support, which can be deposited (cash/electronic transfer/cheque) in the following savings account: BRAHMAN MAHA MANDAL J&K BANK REHARI A/C NO. 0279040100013957 IFSC jaka0rehari

 1-7-2020:DONATION FOR MS. SANDU ZADOO (21) Updated 1-7-2020.docx

 30-6-2020: Update Donations For MS SANDHU ZADOO upto 30-6-2020

 30-6-2020 : The copy of letter carrying names of the donors to PM CARES FUND is posted for the information to all. The facsimile of DD and Speed Post receipt is already shared with members....President

 29-6-2020 :Updated Donation for MS Sadhu Zadoo period ending 29-6-2020

 27-6-2020 : Up dated donation details for MS Sandu Zadoo (10) 27-6-2020

 27-6-2020 :This is for the kind information to all worthy donors that amount of Rs.53,701 has been transferred to PM CARES FUND. The office of BMM extends sincere thanks to all donors for their valuable contribution to the noble cause.......PRESIDENT

 26-6-2020 : Donation update for MS Sandhu Zadoo as on 26-6-2020 1030 PM

 25-6-2020 : Donation update for MS Sandhu Zadoo as on 25-6-2020 1030 PM The Brahman Maha Mandal updates the donation received for Ms. Sandhu Zadoo everyday on the official website. All donors are requested to visit the website and ensure that their name and donation amount is added to the list. In case of any discrepancy, the donors must immediately bring to notice of President, BMM............PRESIDENT

 24-6-2020 : Donation update for MS Sandhu Zadoo as on 24-6-2020 1030 PM

 23-6-2020 : Donation update for MS Sandhu Zadoo as on 23-6-2020 1030 PM

 22-6-2020 : Updated details of donation as on 2200 Hrs Dated 22-6-2020 for MS SANDHYA Widow and W/O Late Vimal Ji Zadoo

 22-6-2020: On line registration of Domicile Certificate

 20-6-2020:APPEAL We all are aware of the grave tragedy that befell on two families of the community recently due to the negligence in discharging the duties in accordance to the protocol by the administration. As a consequence, two young members of community lost their lives in the prime of their youth. The widow of Late Sh. Vimal Handoo, one of the two deceased, is left behind with wife Smt Sandhya and two small siblings who have nobody in family to earn two square meals for them and support rest of life. The BMM resolved to appeal all members to donate as a humble financial support to the widow, Smt Sandhya Zadoo, and her kids. The donation can be deposited ( cash/ electronic/ cheque) in the BMM account, details are given below: BRAHMAN MAHA MANDAL J & K BANK, REHARI A/C 0279040100013957 IFSC jaka0rehari All donors are requested to send their name, date of transaction and value of donation to following 9419181258 and 9419194670. .........President

 19-6-2020: With profound grief and sorrow to inform the sad demise of Sh Bushan Lal Zadoo from Manorama Vihar, Bhori , Talab Tiloo, Jammu on 17-6-2020. He had gone to Delhi in Feb, 2020 to meet his son. After returning back to Jammu, he along with whole family (wife and son) were quarantined n tested positive. He breathed his last on 17-6-2020 at GMC Jammu. Tragedy added the woes, when two nephews Sh Vipin Zadoo S/o Sh Mohan La Zadoo and Sh Vimal Zadoo s/o Sh Kanyaha Lal Zadoo 30 yrs and 43 yrs old respectively residents of Lane no 7, Gangyal , Jammu also died at Sidhra cremation ground during last rites on 18-6-2020. Sh Vaibhav Zadoo son of Covid positive victim, who also nearly collapsed, survived on reaching GMC Jammu. BMM in virtual condolence meet showed extreme concern over the tragic incident, prayed for eternal peace to departed souls and courage to bereaved family members to bear this unbearable and tragic loss. Om shanti.

 18-6-2020: With profound grief and sorrow to inform the sad demise of Sh Vijay Kumar Raina S/O Sh Brij Nath Raina and H/O Smt Urmilla Raina originally from Kharyar , Habbakadal , Srinagar presently at 2L-21 NIT Faridabad, Haryana on 17-6-2020. He was ever laughing, pious soul with great dedication towards service to humanity and help to poor. In heartbroken message by her daughter Sumita Raina, ?We are shattered by the loss of our dearest father Shri Vijay Kumar Raina. You were a great and noble soul Papa and you have really created a void in our hearts papa....We will miss you badly papa......Vaikounth Maj Assesnav jay.? Mourning from his in laws side is being performed at H NO 145, Lane no 1, Suryavanshi Nagar, Lower Roop Nagar near Baba Palace, Jammu. In the virtual condolence meet, BMM prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and courage to family members to bear this irreparable loss. Om shanti.

 10-6-2020 : Press release for emergency condolence meeting held by BMM regarding brutal killing of Dynamic and Noble Ajay Pandita Ji( Bharti)

 9-5-2020 : Great warrior and dedicated Sh Ajay Pandita S/O Sh Omkar Nath Pandita is no more with us .He was gruesomely assassinated by the terrorist in Anantnag today . He was young , dynamic and vibrant hardworking socialist approximately 40 years old and presently working as Sarpanch of Lukbawan, Larkipora, Anantnag. We, the members of BMM strongly condemn the cowardice act of terrorist . He attained martyrdom for the noble cause by serving the people of south Kashmir irrespective of any bias as a Kashmiri Pandit. In emergency meeting held today , members of BMM urge Govt to take strong action against the culprits for this drastic gruesome , inhumane and barbaric act of terrorists to kill Sh. Ajay Bharti . The UT government of JK is urged upon to bring culprits to book as soon as possible. We pray for eternal peace to the departed soul and courage to bereaved family to bear with this irreparable loss. OM SHANTI.

 9-5-2020 We profound grief and sorrow to inform the sad demise of our beloved Sh, Sameer ji Bhat S/o sh Bal Krishan Bhat Originally resident of Purshiyar Habbakadal Srinagar Kashmir at present New Delhi dut the the Apdimic covid19 May Almighty shower heavens to the departed soul Om Shanti Om Shanti Om Shanti

 With profound grief and sorrow to inform that Pt Jagar Nath Zutshi H/O Late Gourishouri Zutshi of Nunar , Ganderbal Kashmir at present at H No 16A, Lane no 9, Om Nagar , Patta Bhori , Udhewalla , Jammu breathed his last at 0730 PM on 2nd June, 2020. His mortal remains were consigned to flames on 3rd June , 2020 at Shakti Ghat Jammu . Late Jagar Nath Zutshi was the father in law of our dedicated and vetern BMM life and executive member Sh Kaka Ji Quasba. He was a karam yogi , qualified, reputed , noble and pious Brahmin with a lot of knowledge in Karam Kanda and astrology including Horoscope readings. We the members of BMM in heartfelt condolence message share the hour of grief with Kaka Ji and pray to grant eternal peace to the departed soul , bestow enough courage to Kaka Ji and all other bereaved family members to bear the irreparable loss. Tenth day kariya will be performed at 8AM on 11th June, 2020 at Muthi Ghat Jammu . Om shanti.

 With grief and sorrow to inform that Pt Jagar Nath Zuthshi of Nunar Ganderbal Kashmir at present in Udhaywallam Jammu who attained Nirwana yesterday at the age of 105. Late Zutshi is the father in law of our dedicated BMM vetern life and executive member Sh Kaka Ji Kasba . He was a karam yogi,qualified , reputed, noble and pious Brahman with a lot of knowledge in Karam Kanda and astrology including horoscope readings.His mortal remains were consigned to flames today 3rd June, 2020 at Shakti Ghat , Jammu..We the members of BMM in heartfelt condolence message share the grief with Kaka Ji and pray God to grant eternal peace to the departed soul , bestow enough courage to Kaka ji and all other family members to bear the irreparable loss . Om shanti.

 Appeal for PM CARE fund