Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith, Purulia

Temple
Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith
P.O. Vivekanandanagar, Dt. Purulia, West Bengal 723 147, India
Phone: 03252 – 20 2883; Fax: 03252-20 2868; E-mail: [email protected]; Website: www.rkmvpurulia.org

 Institution: School
  Phone: 202882

  Institution: Central Office
Phone:
202877

The Vidyapith was started in 1958.

Activities:

  • A higher secondary school (roll strength 701). The attached school library had 34,253 books and 73 periodicals during the year. Its hostel had 694 boarders.
  • Six coaching centres with 405 poor children of the locality.
  • Four units of Gadadhara Abhyudaya Prakalpa in four villages for 323 underprivileged children.
  • A vocational training centre which trained 115 women in tailoring, 59 women in making dhup, 20 boys in two-wheeler repairing and 15 boys in welding.
  • A mobile audio-visual unit, which screened 16 films, benefiting 11,046 villagers.
  • A charitable allopathic-cum-homeopathic dispensary, which treated 38,600 patients this year.
  • A mobile medical unit (1743 cases treated this year).
  • A miniature zoo and an archaeological and science museum.
  • A dairy and a poultry farm.
  • Religious activities: Regular religious discourses, and celebration of the birthdays of spiritual luminaries.
  • Welfare work by way of installation of tube-wells and providing pecuniary help to the needy.
Shrine
School