| Address and Activities of Ranchi-Morabadi Centre || |
Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Ranchi-Morabadi
Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama
Swami Vishuddhananda Road
Ranchi, Jharkhand 834008
Phone : 0651-255 1008, 255 1970
Telefax : 0651-255 2427
Email : [email protected], [email protected]
This ashrama, situated at Morabadi in Ranchi, was started in
1927 and made a branch of the Mission in 1930.
Activities of the Mission centre :
A library and a reading room with 19,830 books, and 88
newspapers and periodicals.
A charitable allopathic-cum-homoeopathic dispensary, which treated
16,703 cases. Besides, 38 medical camps treated 5250 cases.
A mobile medical unit, which treated 12,167 cases.
Faculty of Integrated Rural & Tribal Development (IRTD)
offering MSc and postgraduate diploma courses under
Welfare work by way of distributing scholarship to poor merititorius
children, and providing pecuniary help clothes, blankets and so on
to the needy.
Divyayan, a free residential institute with a Krishi Vigyan kendra,
gives training to village youths, particularly to scheduled tribe
youths, in agriculture, dairy and poultry-farming, horticulture,
bee-keeping, farm machinery and social service. It has been
recognized by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
There were 734 trainees this year. Besides, 4591 farmers were
trained in 99 off-campus training programmes. It also published a
Hindi bulletin Divyayan Samachar (18th year with 1700 subscribers).
Three agro clinics, a microbiology unit, soil testing facilities,
and mushroom cultivation training in rural areas, various
programmes such as soil and water conservation schemes and
non-conventional energy propagation.
A centre of National Open School (256 students).
A mobile audio-visual unit, which screened 331 videoshows to
create awareness in overall rural development (28,830 persons
Programmes for women’s empowerment such as forming
women’s self-help groups to impart management skills, vocational
training, banking linkages, etc.
Programmes for farmers such as organizing educational tours,
demonstration-cum-training programmes, annual kisan mela,
(agricultural exhibition-cum-fair), imparting advance technologies,
supplying inputs like seeds, fertilizer, etc, providing irrigation
facilities and other infrastructures, conducting farmers’ exchange
programmes, cultural competitions, seminars and so on.
Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:
Religious and spiritual activities: Regular worship, religious
discourses and lectures in and outside the ashrama, and observance
of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi,
Swami Vivekananda and other religious prophets of diverse faiths.
Adult Education Centre
Institute of Agriculture
Mobile Medical Unit
Rural Development Work
Youth Welfare Programmes
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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)