Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Memorial, Porbandar

This centre was started in 1997 on the Bhojeshwar Bungalow premises, which is sanctified by Swami Vivekananda’s stay for four months in 1891-92.


  • A dispensary with a physiotherapy section.
  • Eye camps.
  • A library.
  • A coaching centre.
  • Vocational training in tailoring.
  • A permanent exhibition on Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi and Swami Vivekananda.
  • Welfare activities: Providing ration kits and educational and medical aid.
  • Religious activities: Daily prayers, religious discourses and celebration of the birthdays of the Holy Trio and other religious festivals.
  • The centre celebrated  its silver jubilee by holding a youths’ convention, a spiritual retreat, a public meeting, devotional music programme and discourses, in which a total of 1350 people participated. A commemorative volume was also released  on the occasion.