Ramakrishna Math, Barasat, Kolkata

Barasat Temple
Ramakrishna Math Barasat
North 24-Paraganas Kolkata, West Bengal  700124, India
Phone : 033-2552 3514 & 2562 6272
Email : [email protected]; Website: www.rkmbarasat.org

The ashrama, situated at the birthplace of Swami Shivananda (a monastic disciple of Sri Ramakrishna), was started in 1961 and made a branch centre in 1985.

Activities:

  • A library with 5885 books and 19 periodicals and newspapers.
  • A charitable homeopathic-cum-allopathic dispensary, which treated 54,819 cases this year.
  • A mobile medical unit, which treated 5591 patients this year.
  • Daily worship, bhajans, regular religious discourses and classes.
  • Observance of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda, Swami Shivananda and other religious personalities, and celebration of festivals like Durga Puja, Kali Puja, etc.
  • Welfare work by way of providing books and other educational aids to students, and pecuniary help to the needy.
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