Vedanta Gesellschaft (Vedanta Society), Berlin, Germany

This centre, now situated in Berlin, was made a branch of Ramakrishna Math in 2004. Swami Baneshananda is its President. It has a retreat centre at Bindweide.


  • A library with a reading room and a book showroom.
  • Regular prayers, devotional singing and meditation in the shrine.
  • Regular religious classes and weekly Bhagavad Gita classes and lectures in different cities of Germany, New Zealand and other countries.
  • The swami conducted monthly retreats at the centre and at Bindweide, as well as a year-end spiritual retreat for five days and a summer retreat for four days at Bindweide, besides giving spiritual counselling.
  • Observance of the birthdays of religious personalities.
Berlin Durga Puja