| Address and Activities of Chandigarh Centre || |
Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Chandigarh
Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama
Sector 15-B, Madhya Marg
Chandigarh, Chandigarh 160015-05
Phone : 0172-254-9477
Email : [email protected], [email protected]
This centre was started in a rented houses in 1956, and was
moved to its own present premises in 1958.
Activities of the Mission centre :
A students’ home for 53 school boys.
A library and a reading room, with 12,893 books, and 58
periodicals and newspapers.
A charitable homoeopathic dispensary, which treated 1227 cases
A free mobile medical unit to serve slum-dwellers in and around
Chandigarh (29,873 cases treated this year).
An adult education centre for slum-dwellers.
The ashrama conducted one eye camp (300 patients were screened; 20 of them were operated on), free ultra sonograms, and child eye care project and child dental care project (3344 school children were screened).
Religious activities : Spiritual discourses four days a week,
fortnightly Ramnam Sankirtan, celebration of the birthdays of Sri
Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda,
and other saints and prophets, weekly cultural and religious classes
for children, and occasional lectures in and around Chandigarh as
well as in several cities of Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh.
Welfare work by way of distributing blankets, to the
needy and providing scholarships and pecuniary
help to poor and meritorious students.
Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:
Mobile Medical Unit
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This information on Centre's activities is collected from
The General Report of Ramakrishna Math and
Ramakrishna Mission, July 2016.
(From April 2014 to March 2015)