Must visit place during Kolkata visit. Nice Architecture on the bank of famous Hoogli River. It is the Head Quarter of great organization 'Ramkrishna Mission' founded by great Indian Monk Swami Vivekanand.
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The serene headquarter of the Rama Krishna Mission lies nort of kolkata ,across the Hooghly. It was founded by Swami Vivekananda in 1899. the building is delicately designed to appear like achurch,a masjid &a temple from different angles.
It's is the headquarter of Ramakrishna mission. Nice well maintained place . It's a peaceful place . It's is easily accessible from Dakhineswar Kali temple by boat. Photography is not allowed but I took some sorry for that. The temple main dome is so beautiful.
This divine place is located just on the banks of the river Ganga. Although a little crowded on the weekends, this place is perfect for meditation and spirituality. Definitely a must visit for anybody coming to Kolkata on a tour.
Personally speaking, I have been to this multiple time since my childhood...however, never thought of writing a review on something which falls short of words to describe its spiritual significance in evolution of modern India. Located just opposite to the Dhaskineswar Temple across the holy...More
By the river Ganges, this is a wide-spread peaceful temple area, setup by Swamiji Vivekananda, in name of Guru Ramakishna Dev & mata Sarada devi. Evening arati, Durgapuja etc.are special attractions, apart from regular religious holy-feel.
It is an amazing experience to be amidst such a pristine dwelling of Greats. The museum is a must see. It has various sections on Swami Ramakrishna, Ma Sharada Devi, Swami Vivekananda, & other saints. The temple is an epostle of peace, one should sit...More
A peaceful and clean place to spend some time worshiping and enjoying the view. Nestled right next to the Hooghly/Ganges River, devotees can freely dip their feet in the river for a truly spiritual experience.