Ramakrishna Math, Cooch Behar

Temple
Ramakrishna Math
New Town, Cooch Behar, West Bengal 736 101, India
Telefax: 03582-233859 & 233420; E-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.rkmcoochbehar.org

Institute: Students’ Home
Phone: 233 785

The centre was started in 1937 in East Bengal (now Bangladesh) and shifted to its present premises in 1949. It was made a branch of Ramakrishna Math in 2003.

Activities:

  • A library with 4464 books and 13 periodicals and newspapers.
  • A charitable allopathic-cum-homeopathic dispensary, which treated 8814 cases during the year.
  • Cleft-lip and cleft-palate check-up and registration camps (75 cases treated).
  • A students’ home with 66 boys.
  • Tailoring classes for 31 women and computer training for 75 boys.
  • A free coaching centre with 61 students.
  • Tele-education classes for poor students sponsored by Vivekananda University.
  • Values education programmes for school & college students.
  • Welfare work by way of providing blankets, clothes, pecuniary help, milk, etc to the poor and needy.
  • Celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda and other spiritual personalities, as also festivals like Durga Puja, Kali Puja, etc.
  • Regular classes and lectures on and off the ashrama premises.
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