"Atmano Mokshartham Jagat Hitaya Cha" - for one’s own salvation and the welfare of the world


Sri Ramakrishna Ashrama at New Town, Cooch Behar was taken over by Ramakrishna Math, Belur Math with effect from 19th December, 2003 to run it with the ideology of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission through its different activities. These activities cover different areas of human need and social welfare such as education, health, rural development, self-employment, women’s welfare, interfaith understanding, moral life, spiritual guidance and relief to victims of natural calamities. All these activities are conducted as service to God in human. The two-fold aim of service activities, indeed the whole ideology of Ramakrishna Math and Mission, “Atmano mokshartham jagat hitaya cha” for one’s own salvation and the welfare of the world, formulated by Swami Vivekananda …



Swami Vivekananda, known in his pre-monastic life as Narendra Nath Datta, was born in an affluent family in Kolkata on 12 January 1863. His father, Vishwanath Datta, was a successful attorney


Sri Ramakrishna was born on 18 February 1836 in the village of Kamarpukur about sixty miles northwest of Kolkata. His parents, Kshudiram Chattopadhyaya and Chandramani Devi ...

Sri Sarada Devi

Endearingly known as ‘Holy Mother’, Sri Sarada Devi, the spiritual consort of Sri Ramakrishna, was born on 22 December 1853 in a poor Brahmin family in Jayrambati, ...



Youth Convention -2020

On 19th January 2020 (Sunday) a half day-long youth convention was successfully organized in the ashrama premises.  Swami Baladevananda of Ramakrishna Mission Students’ Home, Swami Jnanivarananda, Ramakrishna Math, Cooch Behar…

Sri Sri Swamiji’s Janmatithi Utsav

On 17th January 2020(Friday), Swamiji’s janmatithi was celebrated with usual pomp and glory with Vedic chanting, special Puja-Homa, Chandi path, Reading from Yuganayak Vivekananda, classical and instrumental music, Discourses on…


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Pray to God with tears in your eyes whenever you want illumination or find yourself faced with any doubt or difficulty. The Lord will remove all your impurities, assuage your mental anguish, and give you enlightenment.

You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.

To work without attachment is to work without the expectation of reward or fear of any punishment in this world or the next. Work so done is a means to the end, and God is the end.