Vedanta Society, Providence, USA

This centre of Ramakrishna Math was started in 1928. Swami Yogatmananda is its minister-in-charge.


  • Daily meditation, morning and evening prayers, Vedic chanting,residential retreats and reading from Ramakrishna-Vivekananda literature.
  • Sunday service, weeklyclasses on scriptures, meditation and devotional music in the chapel. Held 5 day-long spiritual retreats on scriptures this year.
  • Talksand classes at various universities and other places in the country. The Swami participated in various interfaith meets.
  • Celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda and other great religious prophets, and also special days like Kalpataru Day, Christmas Eve, Universal Brotherhood Day, etc.
  • A children’s summer camp, a youth retreat and other special summer programmes.