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National Seminar – Relevance of Vedic Literature in Modern Perspective – 11 Nov 2017

National Seminar – Relevance of Vedic Literature in Modern Perspective – 11 Nov 2017

Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur, in collaboration with ‘Indian Thinkers Society, Kanpur‘ organized a National Seminar on ‘Relevance of Vedic Literature in Modern Perspective‘. Intellectuals, Educationists, Researchers, Scientists, and the Media participated in an intellectually stimulating ambiance. Swami Satyamayananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur, also spoke on this occasion. A few photos from the seminar areRead more about National Seminar – Relevance of Vedic Literature in Modern Perspective – 11 Nov 2017[…]

Inter-Religious Conference at Allahabad, 2 Oct 2017

Inter-Religious Conference at Allahabad, 2 Oct 2017

An Inter-Religious Conference was organized at and by the St Joseph’s Seminary, Allahabad on 2 October 2017.  Representatives of all the major religions participated in a cordial and open ambiance of sharing and understanding. Swami Satyamayananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur, representing Hinduism, spoke stirringly on the universality of this ancient, yet modern religion inRead more about Inter-Religious Conference at Allahabad, 2 Oct 2017[…]

National Seminar on Creative Education and Teachers’ Training – 19 Aug 2017

National Seminar on Creative Education and Teachers’ Training – 19 Aug 2017

Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur, organized a National Seminar on Creative Education and Teachers’ Training at the Ashrama’s Auditorium on 19 August 2017. Prof. Indranil Manna, Director, IIT Kanpur, was Chief Guest. Swami Satyamayananda, the Secretary, gave the Keynote Address. About 350 Professors, Teachers, B.Ed., and M.Ed. students, from various Schools and Colleges in and aroundRead more about National Seminar on Creative Education and Teachers’ Training – 19 Aug 2017[…]

Visit of Rev. Swami Shivamayananda ji – 13 May 2017

Visit of Rev. Swami Shivamayananda ji – 13 May 2017

Srimat Swami Shivamayanandaji Maharaj visited Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur, from 14 May 2017 to 18 May 2017. During his stay at the Ashrama, he initiated sincere devotees with Mantra Diksha. The Diksha program was held on 15 and 17 May 2017. Everything went off smoothly despite the infamous North Indian summer heat. Revered Maharaj alsoRead more about Visit of Rev. Swami Shivamayananda ji – 13 May 2017[…]

Sister Nivedita’s 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration – 29 Apr 2017

Sister Nivedita’s 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration – 29 Apr 2017

Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur, with the Bhava-Prachar Parishad Centre of Jagmau, Kanpur, organised Sister Nivedita’s 150 Birth Anniversary Celebration in a day long Youth Program, at the Saraswati Balika Vidyamandir Inter College, Jagmau, on Saturday 29 April 2017. Local Schools participated in a Elocution and Quiz Competition on Sister Nivedita’s life and mission. Swami Satyamayananda,Read more about Sister Nivedita’s 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration – 29 Apr 2017[…]

Digital X-Ray Machine Inauguration – 13 Apr 2017

Digital X-Ray Machine Inauguration – 13 Apr 2017

A small function was organised on 13 April 2017 to inaugurate a new Digital X-Ray Machine at the Dispensary of the Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur. This handy machine will be of immense help to the doctors working at the Dispensary to better diagnose cases here. We are thankful to Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) Golden Jubilee FoundationRead more about Digital X-Ray Machine Inauguration – 13 Apr 2017[…]

Spiritual Retreat at Ambikapur – 10 Apr 2017

Spiritual Retreat at Ambikapur – 10 Apr 2017

Swami Tanmayananda of Sri Ramakrishna Vivekananda Seva Ashrama, Ambikapur, Chattisgarh, conducted a special three day Spiritual Retreat at their centre from 7 to 9 April 2017. Swami Satyamayanandaji, the Secretary of Ramakrishna Mission Ashram, Kanpur was the invited guest who spoke to the devotees during the different sessions on each day. The first day ofRead more about Spiritual Retreat at Ambikapur – 10 Apr 2017[…]

Sri Ramanavami Celebrations – 5 Apr 2017

Sri Ramanavami Celebrations – 5 Apr 2017

Sri Ramanavami was celebrated at the Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Kanpur on 5th April 2017. Devotional singing of bhajans and stotras marked the occasion. Swami Tanmahimananda spoke to the devotees on the life and message of Sri Ramachandra. About 100 devotees assembled and joined in the celebrations. All the devotees partook of khichudi Prasad after theRead more about Sri Ramanavami Celebrations – 5 Apr 2017[…]