In commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration of Sister Nivedita a Lecture Programme was arranged at Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Guwahati on 28 December 2017 at 6-00 p.m. The programme started with the Vedic Chanting by the monastic members of the Ashrama. Welcome Address was delivered by Swami Atmashuddhananda Maharaj, the Secretary of the Ashrama. Swami Devarajananda spoke on Sister Nivedita and her relationship with Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi.
Swami Atmanishthananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Smriti Mandir, Khetri spoke on the Life and Teachings of Sister Nivedita and how these are relevant to the present world.
Swami Balabhadrananda, Assistant General Secretary, Ramakrishna Math & Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math, released the book in Assamese language named “Bhagini Nivedita” published from Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Guwahati. Revered Maharaj beautifully narrated Nivedita’s contribution towards India and her love for Indians.
Vote of thanks was delivered by Sri Manmath Deka, Vice-President of the Managing Committee of Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Guwahati. Finally the programme ended with the closing song by Sri Subhrendu Kumar Das. About 300 devotees, well-wishers and admirers attended the programme.