img_6841img_6735In commemoration Swami Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Anniversary, Swami Vivekananda’s Ancestral House & Cultural Centre participated in the water route procession – Flotilla on the Ganga, which was organised by Ramakrishna Math, Belur Math on 13 January 2014.

 The programme was observed by singing devotional Songs, reading and discourse on Thakur-Ma-Swamiji, silent contemplation, japa-meditation, prayer etc. Devotees and young members of Vivekananda Youth Forum of Swamiji’s Ancestral House shared their shoulder to make the programme eventful and colourful. The journey was set out with chanting of Vedic hymns. The whole day was very joyful, divine and spiritual and was enthralled with joy dhwani – Glory to Guru Maharaj, Glory to Sarada Ma, and Glory to Swamiji Maharaj.

 The launch was very nicely decorated with flowers and gas balloons. A temporary shrine for prayer, bhajans was made. Number of banners and flex boards with quotations of Swamiji’s message were fixed up with the launch. Our Senior Monastic brothers with the assistance of other monastic brothers organised and conducted the total Programme. Altogether 42 persons including 7 monastic brothers joined the Programme.

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