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Nepal Earthquake Relief

The branch of Ramakrishna Mission in Nepal has started doing the primary relief work for the hundreds of thousands of people afflicted due to the massive earthquake of April 25, 2015. The Ramakrishna Ashram in Nepal has sent out request for donation to conduct this relief work and the Vedanta Society of Providence can collect donations for it which will be tax-exempt. Please send your checks to the Vedanta Society of Providence, 227 Angell St, Providence, RI, 02906.


Update: as on May 20, 2015:

So far we have received $6,190.00 as donation for this relief-work. Vedanta Society of Providence has sent $7,000.00 to the Ramakrishna Ashram in Nepal, who is carrying on the relief-work in in the affected areas.

The brief report of the relief work being carried on can be found at: http://rkashramnepal.org/?page_id=508



Vedanta Society of Providence, a branch of the Ramakrishna Order in India, was founded by Swami Akhilananda in 1928, with the idea of spreading the universal message of Vedanta in this region. Read here a brief history.


It preaches the ancient teachings of Vedanta in a modern way, as propogated by Sri Ramakrishna and his most illustrious disciple Swami Vivekananda. The motto of the Ramakrishna Order is, 'for the liberation of the self and for the good of the world' :

Thus, like all the centers of Ramakrishna Order, the Vedanta Society of Providence is also engaged in preaching the spiritual truths and serving the society.


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Vedanta Society of Providence
227 Angell Street
Providence RI 02906 USA


Phone: (401) 421-3960
email: info AT vedantaprov.org


Minister: Swami Yogatmananda


Vedanta Society accepts online donations. All donations are tax-deductible under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.

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We must learn to be quiet and cheerful; it not only helps us, it helps others.
     Swami Yatiswarananda