Vedanta Centre of Sydney, Australia

Vedanta Society of Sydney
Vedanta Centre of Sydney
144A Marsden Road, Ermington 2115, NSW, Australia
Phone: 61-2-8197-7351; Telefax: 61-2-9858-4767
E-mail: [email protected], [email protected]; Website: www.vedantasydney.org

The centre was started in 1990 and made a branch of Ramakrishna Math in 2000. Swami Sridharananda is its minister-in-charge.

Activities:

  • Daily worship, evening arati, fortnightly Ramnam sankirtan, and devotional singing.
  • Celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi and Swami Vivekananda, and also other festivals.
  • Weekly religious discourses, scriptural classes, chanting classes, yoga classes and cultural programmes.
  • A library and a bookstall.
  • A rally in Sydney with 40,000 participants ahead of the COP21 Paris UN climate conference.
  • Publication of a tri-annual magazine, Reach, containing information about the various activities of the centre and articles about Ramakrishna-Sarada-Vivekananda and Vedanta.
  • Religious classes and lectures in universities and to the groups of devotees at Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne and Perth as also in other cities of Australia and New Zealand.
  • Individual counselling, interviews, etc and monthly career counselling programmes.
  • Annual retreat programmes.
  • A children’s programme on Saturdays.
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