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            SWAMI VIVEKANANDA                 SRI RAMAKRISHNA                 HOLY MOTHER SARADA DEVI

 


REGULAR SCHEDULE


Weekday Classes by Swami Sarvapriyananda

Tuesdays:  7:30pm - Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

Wednesdays:  4:00pm - Vedanta Study Group, currently studying Pancadasi

Fridays:  7:30pm - Aparokshanubhuti



Sunday Classes at 11 AM

Nov 5 : Spiritual Life

Nov 12: The Great Bliss

Nov 19: Spiritual Retreat

Nov 26: Swami Premananda: Life and Teachings



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Recent Classes

Nov 12 - The Great Bliss

Nov 19 - Ask the Swami: Question and Answer session

Oct 22 - The Nondual Self

Oct 15 - The Divine Artist




Recent Events

Select events of May 2017, June 2017 and Sep & Oct 2017. Durga Puja 2017

 


 

     Vedanta Society of New York (VSNY) is affiliated with the Ramakrishna Order of India. In fact, VSNY is the Order's first Center started by Swami Vivekananda, in 1894. It was an historic event, for the seed of the world-wide Ramakrishna Movement was sown here in New York over a century ago.

     Swami Vivekananda was the first teacher of Vedanta to come to the West, who drew wide acclaim by his electrifying addresses at the World's Parliament of Religions held in Chicago in 1893. After the conclusion of the Parliament, a group of American students interested to learn more about Vedanta gathered about the Swami, and the first Vedanta Center in the West was started in New York City.

     Vedanta Society of New York bases its teachings on the System of Vedanta , especially as explained by Sri Ramakrishna (1836-1886) and his chief disciple Swami Vivekananda (1863-1902) and as demonstrated in their lives.

     The Society is one of the number of Vedanta Centers in the US, and is guided by Swamis (monks) of the Order, who serve as ministers.