On 27 Aprile 1901, by the invitation of Sir Henry Cotton, Chief Commissioner of Assam, Swami Vivekananda Delivered his last public lecture at Quinton Hall, Shillong. Ninety-two years later, in 1993, this scared land were the Quinton Hall stood came to the Ramakrishna Mission. Toserve the youth of the Northeast India, the Mission thereafter constructed the Ramakrishna Mission vivekananda Cultural Center.
Presently the Cultural Centre empowers loyal youths by providing innovative technical training in computer software and hardware, Classes on developing effective communication skills in the English, Hindi, and Khasi languages, and moral value education classes. The technical computer training is helping many students to find suitable employment. Every year more than 5,500 students receive training in computer software and hardware. In addition, local children receive classes promoting Indian Culture and values, as well as developing artistic skills.
For the last 15 years the centre has trained more than 40,000 youths. Increasing demand for our training has compelled us to expand our facilities-hence the construction of a new building (G+3) on the same land was initiated with the assistance of the State and Central Goverment.
as the building nears it complition, a large-scale ceremony will be held on 27 April 2018. To commemorate this auspisious event, a Souvenir shall be printed and distributed, which will include reminiscences from senior monks, devotees, and well wishers. We humbly request your financial seva for the following:
- Production of a Commemorative Souvenir - 17 lakhs.
- Expenditures for the function - 23 lakhs.
- Corpus Fund for maintenance of the new building - 56 lakhs.
Donation may be sent by means of Cheque/DD in favour of "Ramakrishna Mission, Shillong", to the address below. Our bank details are:-
State Bank of India
- Name: Ramakrishna Mission, Shillong
- Bank Name: State Bank of India
- Bank Account No.: 10613596070
- IFSC No.: SBIN0002081
- Bank Address: Laimukhrah, Shillong
- PAN No.: AAAAR1077P
May Sri Ramakrishna, Sarada Ma and Swami Vivekananda bless each one of you for your kind ad generous support.
Yours in the Lord,