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 Address and Activities of New York (Vedanta Society) Centre


Vedanta Society, New York (Vedanta Society)

Vedanta Society
34 West 71st Street
New York, New York  10023
United States of America
Phone : 1-212-877 9197
Telefax : 1-212-769 4280
Email :,

This Vedanta Society, the first in the USA, was started by Swami Vivekananda in 1894. A branch of Ramakrishna Math, it has Swami Tathagatananda as its minister-in-charge.

Activities of the Math centre :

  1. Daily prayer, weekly devotional singing, Sunday service, classes
    on The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna every Tuesday and on the 
    Bhagavad Gita every Friday.

  1. A library and a reading room with 1500 books for members and
    friends, and a bookshop.
  1. Talks in different parts of USA, and interviews to spiritual

  1. Celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother
    Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda, Buddha, Sri Krishna, and
    also Durga Puja, Christmas and Easter.

  1. The annual Vivekananda Festival at Vivekananda Retreat,

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This information on Centre's activities is collected from
The General Report of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, April 2017.


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