Founded in 1939 by Swami Ashokananda (Ramakrishna Order, India)

Swami Prasannatmananda (current Swami-in-Charge/ President)

Report: 186th Birth Anniversary Celebration of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa Deva

Swami Prasannatmananda, Swami-in-charge of the Vedanta Society Berkeley performed the worship in Sri Ramakrishna’s 186th Birth Anniversary Celebration at 3:00 pm on Sunday, March 21, 2021, at the sanctuary of Vedanta Society Berkeley. The worship included devotional songs by Sumita Chakravorty. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the Vedanta Society Berkeley was closed to the public. 186 people took part in the worship ceremony over Facebook Live and YouTube live streaming. A few volunteers participated in the event for arrangement. Boxed prasad was offered to the volunteers who were onsite.


We have five annual Puja
Sri Ramakrishna’s birthday
Sri Ma Sarada Devi’s Birthday
Swami Vivekananda’s Birthday
Sri Sri Durga Puja

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Entire Puja event
Flowers and garland
Food for offering (Naivedya)
Dinner for devotees (Prasad)

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