General

Ex-student contesting against the Prime Minister

Sri Tapan Dasgupta of 1981 Batch is contesting as a SUCI candidate against Sri Narendra Modi at the Vadodhara constituency in the ensuing Lok Sabha elections.

We wish him all the success.

Donation by Dr Tapendra Mullick

In the Fund handover ceremony in the hallowed memory of Swami Putanandaji Maharaj on 30th March, 2019 at the Vidaypith Auditorium, Dr Tapendra Mullick of 1973 batch and President of the Alumni Association donated Rs One Lakh for the development of sports in Vidyapith.

The Association extends its heartiest congratulations to him.

Swami Putanandaji Memorial Fund handover completed

The Association completed the entire distribution of Swami Putanandaji Memorial Fund on 30th March, 2019 at Vidyapith.
A total of Rs 10 lakhs was handed over to Purulia RKM Vidyapith and a total of Rs 3 lakhs was handed over to Deoghar RKM Vidyapith in installments.
The fund will be utilized for educational assistance of students in and around Vidyapith out of the interest accrued from the corpus. The Secreatary of the schools will select the eligible candidates.

Ex-student Pinaki Chandra Ghosh appointed as first Lokpal of India

Retired Supreme Court judge Pinaki Chandra Ghosh has been appointed the first Lokpal of India.
Sri Ghosh is an ex-student of Vidyapith from 1968 Batch.

The Association extends heartiest congratulations to Sri Pinaki Chandra Ghosh.

Vidyapith receives another CSR grant

Vidyapith was in receipt of another CSR grant from Luxmi Charitable Trust to the tune of Rs 15 Lakhs (Fifteen Lakhs).

We extend our deepest gratitude to the Authorities of the Trust.

We extend our heartfelt thanks to Sri Sanjoy Mukherjee of 1981 Batch who was instrumental in availing the grant.

Sanjib Maharaj shares information on RKM Shilpapitha, Belgharia

Sanjib Maharaj aka Swami Dhyeyananada from 1985 batch shares the features of Ramakrishna Mission Shilpapitha at Belgharia, Kolkata 700056.

Swami Putanandaji Memorial Fund handover rescheduled

The balance 5 lakh rupees fund handover in memory of Swami Putanandaji to Vidyapith has been rescheduled to 30th March at 6:30pm at the Sri Ramakrishna Mandir.

The change had to be made due to the fact that Saikatesh Maharaj has been invited to be the keynote speaker at Kamarpukur on 9th March at Sri Sri Thakur's tithipuja celebrations.

Members are requested to suitably adjust their schedule.

Articles for the souvenir

Friends, as we all know our Souvenir- Abhudaya will be released during the Reunion slated on 16th and 17th November 2019, we request you all for articles in the souvenir. The content should be restricted to 4(Four) A4 size pages.

The souvenir this time will mainly be with memoirs of most revered Swami Putanandaji Maharaj and therefore request you all to make your write ups in this line. Saikatesh Maharaj has consented to be the Editor of this part of the Souvenir.

Old photographs/ any unknown information of/about Maharaj is also welcome.

Swami Umanandaji Maharaj admitted to Seva Pratishthan

Swami Umanandaji Maharaj, ex-secretary of Vidyapith for the period 1982 - 2005, is seriously ill and admitted to ICU at RKM Seva Pratishthan.

Revered Maharaj is having serious chest infection, urinary track infection. The fever has subsided from yesterday. He is now responding to when called but is very very weak.

The Association prays for his quick recovery.

Inter Ramakrishna Mission Schools Athletic Meet at Vidyapith

There will be an Inter Ramakrishna Mission Athletic Meet at Vidyapith on 23rd and 24th January, 2019 on the backdrop of the 125th Anniversary of the historic Chicago address delivered by Swami Vivekananda.

Swami Jnanalokanandaji Maharaj, ex Secretary of Vidyapith and Member of the Board of Trustees, Belur Math will preside the function.

Honl. Justice(Rtd) of the Supreme Court of India and presently Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, Sri Pinaki Chandra Chandra Ghosh, ex student of 1968 Batch, will be the Guest in Chief.

We request Members to visit the event.

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