Ramakrishna Mission,Shivanahalli

We believe a beautiful and peaceful society can be built, but yes together.

Welcome

Ramakrishna Mission, Shivanahalli is a branch of the Ramakrishna Mutt and Mission, Belur. Ramakrishna Mission is a philanthropic, volunteer organization founded by Swami Vivekananda on May 1, 1897. The Shivanahalli centre of the mission was started in the year 1983 focusing on integrated approach towards development in the hamlets around Bannerghatta forest near Bangalore. The mission conducts extensive work in the areas of education, health care, rural development, tribal welfare, environment conservation and culture. The Mission bases its work on the motto of the organization Atmano Mokshartham Jagad-hitaya Cha. Translated from Sanskrit it means For one’s own salvation, and for the good of the world.

Our Ashrama.

Here is a small clipping which shows the life at ashrama and its surroundings.

In Shivanahalli, the mission has a hospital, an elementary school, a vocational training center as well as co-ordinates a self help group. 

Testimonials

What people think of Ashrama.

It is a wonderful place with 100 acres of man made forest. Volunteers with spiritual motive are required to participate in helping the tribal village school
Preetha Prakash
A Place where Swami Vivekananda's words are put into practise in all possible ways of service
Sumanth Bharadwaj
A very peaceful and spiritual place. They are giving free education to kids and the mission is also involved in other social welfare activities thus helping the poor people.
Vijay Nagaraj

Want to Volunteer ?

We are developing Concept – Value based educational materials both in the print format and also digital format. Those of you who are interested in value based conceptual education may kindly contact us for further details. We would like to make all the materials in the opensource so that it can be used freely by all including the rural children