The Samiti, founded in 1985 and registered as Nerul Sri Ayyappa Seva Samiti under The Bombay Public Trust Act vide A-926(THN) in the year 1988, is named after Lord Ayyappa. The Samiti propagates the solidarity of man, irrespective of caste, creed, religion, or region. With these objectives in view, Samiti has been functioning in a variety of spheres - charitable, social, cultural, and spiritual - for the last quarter of a century. The Samiti has more than six hundred Life Members hailing from various States and Religions. The efficient and effective functioning of the Samiti rests with the Board of Trustees which is constituted at the Annual General Meeting every year. Sub committees are formed every year to look after the various activities of the Samiti including the temple and the socio welfare complex.