Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai (Madras)

Learn about the art of meditation at Sri Ramakrishna Math, the chief temple of the Ramakrishna Order, a monastic organization for men in Mylapore. Founded by a 19th-century Bengali saint, this complex--whose name means universal temple--offers daily lectures and distributes books, magazines, and audio/video material. Completed in 2000 on the site of the original 1917 shrine, the temple features a mixture of Dravidian, Hindu, Jain, Buddhist, and Islamic architectural styles, and boasts an 18 m (60 ft) tall gateway tower. Enjoy the tranquility of a Mughal-style forecourt with wide lawns, broad walkways, and ornate parapets. Plan to see Sri Ramakrishna Math and other attractions that appeal to you using our Chennai (Madras) route maker tool .
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  • Sri Ramakrishna math an oasis of peace , the old shrine which is more than a century old , lovely gardens , new temple with a soulful moola murthi in marble , maa Sarada Devi 's picture and swami Vive...  more »
  • In the midst of a highly urban and busy area of Chennai called Mylapore, the Universal Temple of Sri Ramakrishna shines like a lustrous pearl. It is a tranquil and cool place to meditate and pursue sp...  more »
  • Very good architecture, good place to just sit , meditate, relax. You will find internal and mental peace.  more »
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  • Ramakishama Mutt ,Universal Temple. You can pray to any God ! peaceful and best to place to meditate. RK Mutt Run free hospital near by and conduct computer course, Tanjor painting etc at very low cost. Also have lectures most the evening in Hall on Ground floor.
  • My go to place when stressed out. Best place to relax and calm yourself. Amazing garden and the fragrance, does its magic.
  • Very nice place for peace searcher. Holy spiritual place where we can forget all world. Place is good for meditation. Also various books and novelties available here at Book stall.
  • Must visit the old Maa Sarada Temple here. So peaceful , so divine !
  • It's a very beautiful place. As soon as I entered the place it was so warm and welcoming. The gardens are an absolute delight. A lovely place to meditate and let your worries flow out.

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