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 Address and Activities of Chennai Math Centre

 


Ramakrishna Math, Chennai Math

Ramakrishna Math
31, Ramakrishna Math Road
Mylapore
Chennai, Tamil Nadu  600004
India
Phone : 044-2462-1110 (4 lines)
Telefax : 044-2493 4589
Email : mail@chennaimath.org
Websites: www.chennaimath.org, www.vivekanandahouse.org, www.vedantaebooks.org, www.vivekananda3d.org, www.rkmvcs.edu.in, www.rkmns.edu.in

    Sub Centre(s)  

    Vivekanandar Illam
    (Lady Willington College Campus),
    Kamarajan Salai (Marina),
    Triplicane
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu  600005
    Phone : 2859 1232
    Website: www.vivekanandahouse.org






The centre was started in 1897 by Swami Ramakrishnananda (a monastic disciple of Sri Ramakrishna).

Activities of the Math centre :

  1. Publication of books: 47 new and 338 reprints were brought out
    during the year.

  1. Publication of two monthly journals: The Vedanta Kesari
    (English, 99th year with 12,900 subscribers) and Sri Ramakrishna Vijayam 
    (Tamil, 92nd year with 1,38,000 subscribers).

  1. A girls’ higher secondary school with 821 pupils at Mint Street.

  1. A primary school with 442 pupils at Basin Bridge Road.

  1. A library with a children’s section, having 33,189 books and 180
    periodicals.

  1.  

    Vivekananda Youth Forum conducted moral and cultural classes 
    for 20 youths and Balmandir conducted weekly moral and 
    educational classes for about 280 children on Sundays.
  1. 396 Leprosy Afficted Persons (LAPs) were benefited from the LAP rehabilition programme.

  1. Twenty free coaching centres with 1499 students.

  1. Viveka Murasu, a village awareness programme with the help
    of a mobile unit equipped with an audio-visual unit, pictorial
    exhibits and literature on value education. 1,30,160 people of 212
    villages were benefited.

  1. A charitable allopathic-cum-homoeopathic dispensary with
    dental, eye, ENT, surgical, X-ray, ultrasound scanning, paediatrics,
    ECG, gynaecology, physiotherapy and laboratory sections, and
    clinics for TB and diabetes. 2,63,077 cases were treated.

  1. A weekly mobile medical unit, which treated 8420 cases.

  1. Regular eye camps in nearby villages (878 patients were treated;
    101 of them were operated on).

  1. Daily worship, fortnightly Ramnam Sankirtan, weekly discourses,
    and celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother
    Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda and other spiritual
    personalities, as also other festivals.

  1. An exhibition and youth programmes at Vivekanandar Illam
    (Kamarajar Salai, Triplicane, Chennai – 600 005), where Swami
    Vivekananda stayed for nine days on his return from the West in
    1897.

  1. One-year nursing assistant training to 234 poor rural girls in
    Thiruvallur district.

  1. Free computer training to 266 rural girls in Thiruvallur district.

Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:

    Educational
        Coaching Centre

        Library & Reading Room

        Vocational Training Centre

    Medical
        Allopathic Dispensary

    Publication
        Publication

        Publications (Periodicals)

    Shops
        Book-stall

        Sale of Books

    Spiritual
        Religious Activities

    Temple
        Temple

 W S    A R C H I V E


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This information on Centre's activities is collected from
The General Report of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, April 2013.
(From April 2011 to March 2012)


 


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