Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Jalpaiguri in commemoration of 125th Anniversary of Chicago Addresses and Annual Celebration-2019, conducted a series of programmes on 19,20 and 28 April, 5 May 2019.
A Devotees’ Convention was conducted on 20 April 2019 where 390 registered delegates and 100 invitees, a total of 490 were present. Flowers were offered to the Holy Trinity which was followed by Vedic Chanting and Gita Recitation.
Reading from the books on Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sarada Devi and Swami Vivekananda, lectures, guided meditation, devotional songs, interactive session etc. were the components of the programme.
Swamis Bodhasaranandaji , Jnanalokanandaji and Achyuteshanandaji delivered talks on The eternal messages of India in the speechs of Swami Vivekananda at the world’s Parliament of Religion, Swami Vivekananda and the Holy Mother and Sri Ramakrishna’s Naren and Naren’s Sri Ramakrishna and Swami Kripakaranandaji performed devotional songs.
Devotees watched the programmes very attentively.
Evening Session: Sri Ramakrishna Day
The session was dedicated to Bhagawan Sri Ramakrishna. The programme started with Vedic chanting by the Monks and Brahmacharins followed by Tufanganj Sri Ramakrishna Sevashrama performed drama Gaya theke Elo Gadadhar
Swamis Jnanalokanandaji and Achyuteshanandaji delivered speeches on Teaching of Sri Ramakrishna to have peace in life and Vishwavarenya Sri Ramakrishna respectively.
Swami Kripakaranandaji performed devotional songs . More than eight hundred persons participated.
After the completion of spiritual discourses, vote of thanks was presented and “Ramayan Gaan” were staged by Sri Subal Chandra Das and party of East Medinipur. The devotees were given Prasad.