Annual Celebration

Annual Function 2018 of Ramakrishna Math, Prayagraj

Ramakrishna Math, Prayagraj celebrated it’s annual celebration with due solemnity. The programme was inaugurated by Swami Muktinathanandaji Maharaj, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Sevashrama, Lucknow by offering breakfast to Most Revered Swami Vijnananandaji Maharaj. It was a part of day long celebration of 150th birthday commemoration of Most Revered Swami Vijnanananda Maharaj on 22nd of November,2018. As a consequence next day i.e. 23rd November was Sadhu Seva Day. More than 140 sadhus from different organisation took Prasad on that day. Sadhu Seva was conducted by Gita Chanting followed by garlanding and distribution of Prasad. At the evening a spiritual discourses was presented on the life and teaching of Sri Ramakrishna at 6.30 p.m. at Lecture hall.  The programme was chaired by  Swami Muktinathananda and other speaker was Swami Sukhananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Patna. Next day was dedicated for the Narayanas. More than 800 food packets were distributed at different places of Allahabad (at Sangam, Leprocy Hospital, Swaraj Bhawan Orphan Centre, Hindu Mahila Bal Ashrama, Mankameswar etc.) among poor and needy narayanas. This unique programme leads us one step closer to fulfil the dream of Swami Vivekananda, “Service to Man is Service to God”.  The evening was garlanded with discourse on ‘Life and teaching of Holy Mother’. The presidential address was presented by Swami Sukhanandaji Maharaj. Another eminent speaker was Smt. (Dr.) Shail Pandey. This two days programme was chaired by Swami Akshayanandaji Maharaj, Secretary, Ramakrishna Math, Prayagraj and conducted by Swami Karunananda. Swami Balagopalananda gave Vote of Thanks on both days. This Annual  programme creats a precious impression of selfless work among the devotees of Ramakrishna Order.