Glimpses of Yogodyan

This holy land of the shrine of the spiritually was sanctified by visits of both Sri Ramakrishna and Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi. Sri Ramakrishna led a devotional gathering here, and a room he used is today preserved as a shrine. Moreover, the urn containing a portion of the holy ashes of Shri Ramakrishna was interred precincts immediately afterhis Mahasamadhi. In later years, Holy Mother further blessed Yogodyan when she visited it on four occasions. Devotees gather here to meditate and to witness the daily worship of Bhagavan Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi, and Swami Vivekananda. Their birthday ceremonies are also observed with due devotion, as are Special religious functions and festivities including Kalipuja, Shivratri, Nitya-abirbhava (Janmashtami) and kapataru Utsav. There are the opportunities for spiritual discourses, reading of scriptures, and meeting the resident monks of the Ramakrishna Order. Anyone willing to purse spiritual studies is welcome to use the library and free reading room.