Swami Gautomeshanandaji gives consent to attend the Reunion

Swami Gautomeshanandaji Mahraj (Amiya Da) gives his kind consent to attend the Runion. He is an ex-student of the school from 1968 batch. Respected Maharaj will be reaching Purulia on 9th December, 2005.

Swami Putanandaji to attend the 12th Reunion

Alumni Association is happy to announce that Swami Putanandaji (Kalipada Maharaj) has given his kind consent to attend the 12th Reunion. Maharaj will be reaching Vidyapith by Purulia Express on 8th December, 2005.

Viswanathanandaji likely to come at the Reunion

Swami Viswanathanandaji (Subhash Maharaj) has given his kind consent to come at our 12th Reunion scheduled on 10th and 11th December, 2005 at the Vidyapith premises. He was the headmaster of the school from 1982 to 1985 and is the president of Ramakrishna Math, Kamarpukur at present.

Articles wanted for the Souvenir

Alumni Association appeals for Articles for the Souvenir to be published during the Re union.
Alike the other Re unions a Souvenir is going to be published this year too. Members interested to submit articles therein are requested to send matters within 30th November, 2005 to the following address :

Subhas Chatterjee
New Chaya Stores
28 APC Road, Kolkata 700 009

or login and send it to Sanjay Chatterjee.

Bijoya Sammelani 2005

The Bijoya Sammelani for the year was successfully held on 6th Nov, 2005 at Marble Palace. About 65 members (some with their families) were present in the joyous evening.

Sri Sibkumar Hazra(1965), the first Secretary of the Association was elected as the President of the meeting. The function started with the opening song of Sri Arindam Ganguly II (1986).

The meeting discussed elaborately the preparation of the ensuing Reunion at Vidyapith.

The meeting ended with Adda and delicious snacks.

Saikatesh Maharaj takes over as the new editor of Udbodhan

Swami Sivapradanandaji Maharaj (Saikatesh Maharaj) (Ex Student 1976 HS) has taken charge of the post of Editor of Udbodhan magazine with effect from 24th October 2005.

Presently he is residing at Mayer Bari.

The Association wishes him all the success for the job assigned to him.

Further details on upcoming 12th Re-Union

Subsription Rates
(a) For Life Members: Rs. 150/-
(b) For Working Members not belonging to the above: Rs. 200/-
(c) For Non Working and Student Members: Rs. 100/-
(d) For Familiy Members: Rs. 150/-

Please send this subscription before 30th November 2005.
The Cheque/DD should be in favour of: "PURULIA RAMAKRISHNA MISSION VIDYAPITH ALUMNI ASSOCIATION" payable at Kolkata.

The Cheque/DD should be mailed to:
Subhas Chatterjee
New Chhaya Stores
28 APC Road
Kolkata 700 009

Certain other Points

Swami Ramanandaji Maharaj retires from active work

Swami Ramanandaji after his retirement(from active work) is staying as a retired monk at Ramakrishna Mission Home of Service, Luxa, Varanasi- 221010 U.P (popularly known as Kashi Sevashrama) with effect from 29.09.2005 with no connection with the administration of Varanasi Home of Service and/or any branch of Ramakrishna Math & Mission.

He does not having any personal telephone. However any body desiring to contact him may call up during the Office hours of Varanasi Home of Service.

Varanasi Home of Service Phone No:
+91 542 2451727 Extn-222(office)

Update on Fund Collection for acquiring an office

As the association is in growing need of acquiring an office of its own, the effort of fund raising is on. Till date Rs. 1,62,000 have been received as against the target of Rs. 5,00,000.

We once again appeal for generous contributions from you all.

For details, please refer to why and how about the drive.

Ex-Student joins the Ramakrishna Mission Order

Sinjan of 2000 Madhyamik Batch from Vidyapith has recently joined the Ramakrishna Mission Order. Presently he is at PPTC, Belur Math.

Alumni Association wishes him all the success in life.

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