Ramakrishna Math, Baranagar

Baranagar Math
Ramakrishna Math
Baranagar, 125/1 Pramanick Ghat Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700 036, India
Phone: 033-25570827 & 25323852; Fax: 033-25465111
E-mail: [email protected]; Website: www.rkmbaranagar.org

Started in 1973 at the site of the old Baranagar Math of sacred memories, the first monastery of the Ramakrishna Order, the ashrama was taken over in 2001.

Activities:

  • A charitable allopathic-cum-homeopathic dispensary (22,998 cases treated). Besides, an eye camp was organized and 23 patients operated for cataract removal.
  • A library with 1178 books and 39 periodicals and newspapers.
  • A free coaching centre with 42 students.
  • A non-formal education centre with 360 students.
  • Welfare work by way of distributing milk, clothes, blankets, etc to the needy and providing pecuniary help to the poor.
  • Weekly religious discourses, endowment lectures, cultural programmes, and the celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi and Swami Vivekananda.
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