Most Revered Srimat Swami Gautamanandaji Maharaj unveiled the second statue of Swami Vivekananda in South Africa at the Ladysmith Sub-Centre on Sunday 27 November 2016.
The function also included the Joint Celebrations of the 75th Anniversary of the Ramakrishna Centre of South Africa and the 150th Birth Anniversary of Sister Nivedita. Most Revered Maharaj delivered the Benedictory Address, and all Swamis present also delivered addresses. Over 500 devotees, volunteers, donors and well-wishers attended the celebrations. Lunch Prasad was served to all.