Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith, Purulia

The Vidyapith was started in 1958.


  • Two residential higher secondary schools (class 5 to 12), one English-medium and another Bengali-medium.
  • Two coaching centres.
  • Two units of Gadadhar Abhyudaya Prakalpa.
  • A vocational training centre which imparts training in tailoring and general duty assistant.
  • An observatory with a computerized telescope for the use of students and the public.
  • An archaeological and art museum.
  • An allopathic-cum-homeopathic dispensary, and a 41-bed medical ward for inmates.
  • Religious activities: Regular religious discourses, occasional spiritual retreats, and celebration of the birth anniversaries of the Holy Trio and other spiritual luminaries.
  • Welfare work: Providing food, clothes, blankets and educational and pecuniary aid.