| Address and Activities of Shillong Centre || |
Ramakrishna Mission, Shillong
Ramakrishna Mission Road
Shillong, Meghalaya 793003
Phone : 0364-2221709 & 2536767
Email : [email protected],[email protected]
Vivekananda Culture Centre
(Quinton Memorial Hall),
Phone : 222 7787,
The centre was started in 1937.
Activities of the Mission centre :
A charitable allopathic-cum-homoeopathic dispensary with
pathology, X-ray, physiotherapy ophthalmology, ultra-sonography,
eye, ENT and dental departments. 61,886 cases were treated
during the year.
A mobile medical unit serving 70 neighbouring villages, which
treated 20,333 patients this year.
A library and a free reading room with 16,877 books, and 19
newspapers and periodicals.
A hostel with 26 tribal boys.
Religious activities : Spiritual discourses, public meetings,
fortnightly Ramnam Sankirtan, and celebration of the birth
anniversaries of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi
and Swami Vivekananda, as also some other festivals.
Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:
Vivekananda Cultural Centre : This centre stands at the very
spot where the famous Quinton Memorial Hall once existed, the
hall where Swami Vivekananda delivered a public lecture in
April 1901. Activities at this centre : (a) a computer training
centre with 6202 students, (b) a library with a reading room
(13,359 books), an auditorium and a meditation hall, (c) drawing
and painting classes (355 children) and training programmes in
Indian culture (72 students), (d) value education programmes,
and (e) weekly scriptural classes and occasional lectures, annual
competitions for students, youth forum, etc.
Library & Reading Room
W S A R C H
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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)