The ashrama was started in 2000 in the house in which Swami Vivekananda had stayed for a few days in 1892.
- Computer training centre with 312 students.
- Personality development camps, lectures, residential retreat camps, annual competitions in essay writing, recitation, elocution, etc for students.
- Balak Sangha, Balika Sangha and Yuvak Sangha for spreading moral, cultural and spiritual values among children and youths.
- Weekly eye camps: 496 patients were operated for cataract free of charges. Most of the operations were performed in the ashrama’s eye clinic, Sarada Netralaya.
- Welfare work by way of providing scholarships and pecuniary help to poor and meritorious students, milk and snacks to poor students, food and clothing to the needy, etc.
- Religious activities: Daily worship, morning and evening bhajans, spiritual retreats, lectures, meditation classes and celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, and Swami Vivekananda.
Town Centre: In February 2007, Ramakrishna Mission took over Ramakrishna Vivekananda Sevashrama, Belagavi (popularly known as Bhate’s House where Swami Vivekananda had stayed for 4 days in October 1892) and renamed it Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama.
Activities of the Town Centre:
- Sanskrit learning classes for youths and Yogasana
- Free coaching centre with 31 students.
- Religious activities like daily worship, weekly lectures and monthly satsangas (retreats).