Administration : Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission

 

 

The Ramakrishna Math is administered by a Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees has an elected President, one or more Vice-Presidents, a General Secretary, one or more Assistant Secretaries and a Treasurer.
   The Ramakrishna Mission is administered by a Governing Body, which is composed of the Trustees of Ramakrishna Math. The headquarters of Ramakrishna Math at Belur (popularly known as Belur Math) itself serves as the headquarters of Ramakrishna Mission.

All letters regarding administrative matters of the Math or Mission are to be addressed to the General Secretary, who functions as the chief executive.
A branch centre of Ramakrishna Math has as its head a Adhyaksha appointed by the Trustees. A branch centre of Ramakrishna Mission is governed by a Managing Committee appointed by the Governing Body of Ramakrishna Mission. The Secretary of this Committee functions as the head of that branch.

Board of Trustees of Ramakrishna Math
The Board of Trustees consists of senior monks of the Ramakrishna Order, chosen by a process of nomination-cum-election. Authority for ownership of property belonging to different Math centres in India, appointment of heads of centres, legal transactions, etc is vested in the Board of Trustees, who also take major policy decisions pertaining to the whole Ramakrishna Math.

   Governing Body of Ramakrishna Mission

  The members of the Board of Trustees also constitute the Governing Body of Ramakrishna Mission. Authority for ownership of property belonging to different Mission centres in India, appointment of heads of centres, legal transactions, etc is vested in the Governing Body, which also takes major policy decisions pertaining to the whole Ramakrishna Mission.
 

The Present Members of the Governing Body and Board of Trustees

01

 Swami Atmasthananda

President

02

 Swami Smaranananda

Vice-President

03

 Swami Vagishananda

Vice-President

04

 Swami Prabhananda

Vice-President

05

 Swami Suhitananda

General Secretary

06

 Swami Bhajanananda

Asst. Secretary

07

 Swami Suvirananda

Asst. Secretary

08

 Swami Balabhadrananda

Asst. Secretary

09   Swami Bodhasarananda Asst. Secretary

10

 Swami Girishananda

Treasurer

11

 Swami Abhiramananda

 

12

 Swami Divyananda

 

13

 Swami Gautamananda

 

14

 Swami Jnanalokananda

 

15

 Swami Lokottarananda

 

16

 Swami Muktidananda

 

17

 Swami Mumukshananda

 

18  Swami Sarvabhutananda  
19  Swami Shivamayananda  
20  Swami Tattwavidananda  
21  Swami Vimalatmananda  
  
Office Bearers

  The Board of Trustees of Ramakrishna Math and the Governing Body of Ramakrishna Mission exercise their administrative functions through a set of office bearers appointed by them for a certain period. The main office bearers, who are common to both Math and Mission, are the President, the General Secretary, Assistant Secretaries, and the Treasurer