Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai

Endowment Donors Meet – Apr 14, 2014

On 14th of April 2014,  the auspicious day of Tamil New Year, a small get together was organized at the Math to felicitate the devotees and well wishers who have contributed towards the various endowment funds. About 100 donors participated in the get together and few of them shared their experience as being part of various activities of the Math. As a part of the programme, a video presentation was shown detailing the various activities of the Math. Revered Gautamanandaji Maharaj delivered the benedictory address appreciating their valuable contribution and recollecting a few incidents about how the donations were used diligently and for the intended purpose. The programme concluded with dinner prasad to all the participants.

This day in pictures:

 

Video of Swami Gautamanandaji’s bendiction address:

Duration: 23 min

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Sri Ramakrishna, the re-establisher of Religion – Discourse by Swami Gautamananda (Video) – March 03, 2014

Bhagavan Sri Ramakrishna’s 179th Jayanti was celebrated at our Math on Monday, March 03, 2014.
In the evening Swami Gautamananda gave a discourse on the theme Sri Ramakrishna, the re-establisher of Religion.

The video of this discourse is published below.

Duration: 60 min

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Swami Vivekananda 152nd Jayanti Discourse (Video) by Swami Gautamananda – Jan 23, 2014

Swami Vivekananda’s 152nd Birth Tithipuja was celebrated at our Math with whole day programmes on Jan 23, 2014.

In the evening Swami Gautamananda Maharaj delivered discourse on Swamiji’s teachings and his emphasis on human excellence and character building with the spiritual nature of the man (nay, everything in Universe) as the basis.

The video of this discourse is published below.

Duration: 46 min

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Kalpataru Day Discourse (Video) by Swami Gautamananda – Jan 01 2014

Kalpataru Day was celebrated in our Math with various programmes on Wednesday, Jan 01, 2014.

In the morning Swami Gautamananda Maharaj delivered a discourse (English) on Sri Ramakrishna’s advent, events leading to the Kalpataru Day, the Kalpataru incident and some of his main teachings. Video of this discourse is published below.

Duration: 63 min

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Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi Jayanti Discourse by Swami Gautamananda (Video) – Dec 24, 2013

Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi Jayanti was celebrated on Dec 24, 2013.

Swami Gautamananda delivered the Jayanti Special discourse on the significance of Divine Incarnation and the simplified spiritual practices Sri Sarada Devi has taught.

This video lecture is published below.

Duration: 71 min

 

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Swami Premananda Jayanti Discourse by Swami Gautamananda (Video) – Dec 11 2013

Swami Premananda Jayanti was celebrated at our Math on Dec 11 2013.

In the evening, Swami Gautamananda gave a discourse in English on Swami Swami Premananda’s life of dedication to spiritual ideals and to propagation of the message of his Master, Sri Ramakrishna.

This video lecture is published below.

Duration: 53 min

 

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A video documentary on The Life of Swami Vivekananda by DD Podhigai

A documentary on the life of Swami Vivekananda produced by DD Podhigai TV in Tamil for the occasion of Swami Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Anniversary. This documentary covers the life of Swami Vivekananda from birth, to his first meetings with Sri Ramakrishna, his days of wandering throughout India, his historic speech in the Parliament of Religions, his American and European spiritual tour, his return to India and the formation of the Ramakrishna Order. This documentary was telecasted by DD Podhigai TV on 04.07.13 at 7.05pm

Duration:  25 min

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A video documentary on Vivekananda Illam by DD Podhigai

This documentary in Tamil was produced by  DD Pothigai TV for the occasion of Swami Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Anniversary. This documentary provides a historical perspective on the development of the famous Ice House where Swami Vivekananda stayed for 9 days after his return from the west. From the time of the building inception by The Boston Ice King, Frederic Tudor, to the time it was revamped by Biligiri Iyengar and finally to the time it was sanctified by Swami Vivekananda during his stay in the then Castle Kernen. Swami Vivekananda spoke on many topics during his 9 days stay, and this documentary briefly covers his speeches during his stay in Castle Kernen. This documentary was telecasted by DD Pothigai TV on 04.07.13 at 7.05pm

Duration:  29 min

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Sri Sri Durga Puja – Maha Ashtami Arati (Video) – Oct 12 2013

Sri Sri Durga Puja is being conducted in our Math.

Below video is the evening arati to Sri Sri Durga Ma on the auspicious Maha Ashtami day, Oct 12 2013.

Arati hymn is Mahishasuramardini Stotram; being sung by Swami Atmajnananda, Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai and accompanied by other monks and devotees.

Duration: 16 min

 

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