Vivekananda House (known as Vivekanandar Illam in Tamil), an important landmark in Chennai is associated with the Sri Ramakrishna Math since 1897 when Swami Vivekananda stayed here for nine days after his triumphant return from the West. Later, Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai was founded and functioned at this place during its ten years from 1897 to 1906. Now, this historic place houses a permanent exhibition on Indian Culture and Swami Vivekananda’s Life. Currently, Vivekananda House is maintained by Sri Ramakrishna Math and it’s a source of inspiration to thousands of people who visit it every year.
Swami Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Anniversary (2013 – 14)
Vivekananda Cultural Centre
Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai, has started an unique Cultural Centre in the name of Swami Vivekananda, the icon of youth.
The Centre will promote study, research and practice of Indian cultural values in the light of Swami Vivekananda and training in achieving excellence in every sphere of Indian life. The Centre will be functioning as an ‘Academy for Human Excellence’ to train the participants, through its multidimensional programmes, in achieving excellence through value assimilation and in adopting a healthy, holistic and culturally enriched lifestyle.
This Centre is in the Campus of Vivekananda House (Vivekanandar Illam) on Marina Beach Road, Triplicane, Chennai.
All are welcome to join the courses.
For details of the Courses offered Click here.
3D Movie on Swami Vivekananda’s Historic Speech at Chicago in 1893
Click on the image to view the 3D Movie Trailer