Address and Activities of Chandigarh Centre || |
Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Chandigarh
Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama
Sector 15-B, Madhya Marg
Chandigarh, Chandigarh 160015-05
Phone : 0172-254-9477
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org,email@example.com
This centre was started in a rented houses in 1956, and was
moved to its own present premises in 1958.
Activities of the Mission centre :
A students’ home for 55 school boys.
A library and a reading room, with 12,760 books, and 54
periodicals and newspapers.
A charitable homoeopathic dispensary, which treated 1128 cases
A free mobile medical unit to serve slum-dwellers in and around
Chandigarh (26,968 cases treated this year).
An adult education centre for slum-dwellers (43 students).
The ashrama conducted one eye camp (265 patients were
screened; 35 of them were operated on), 89 free ultra
sonograms; 2892 school children were screened under
child eye care project and 1271 school children under child
dental care project.
Religious activities : Spiritual discourses four days a week,
fortnightly Ramnam Sankirtan, celebration of the birthdays of Sri
Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda,
and other saints and prophets, weekly cultural and religious classes
for children, and occasional lectures in and around Chandigarh as
well as in several cities of Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh.
Welfare work by way of distributing blankets, to the
needy and providing scholarships and pecuniary
help to poor and meritorious students.
Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:
Mobile Medical Unit
W S A R C H I V E
This information on Centre's activities is collected from
The General Report
of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, April 2012.
(From April 2010
to March 2011)