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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  • in my childhood days we go this temple for getting blessings from Krishnan, in this temple daily they worship a god with different prasadhams which is so nice to see.  more »
  • Located in the centre of the city, Mylapore, this temple was conceived by Swami Bhuteshanandaji Maharaja, the 12th president of the Math and the Mission. This temple architecture was designed by G.Ven...  more »
  • I recommend this place at 6 : 30 pm to listen to amazing music and see how Indian do mediation and custom of pray  more »
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  • Excellent and peaceful place. The calm and pleasant atmosphere rejuvenates everyone. The place is also maintained very well. Those who require peace of mind please go there and have a deep breath and have some meditation, so that you will get immediate relaxation. Please visit this place and end enjoy yourself and get relieved of your problems.
  • A very peaceful place with the required atmosphere for meditation, any person irrespective of caste, creed, colour and gender are welcome. One can find the true meaning of life here. There are other book stalls that will help quench ones thirst for spiritual knowledge. Also the maths' ashram welcome any and everyone to sit and meditate and find the inner soul.
  • Quiet and calm place. Vast area with different sections like main temple, prayer hall, resident for the Sanyasi, students, a huge library, seminar hall. Main entrance to the main temple, its so beautiful and mind soothing.
  • This is a very famous historic devotional place of chennai. The location is very much prominent and usually attracts tourists here. There is one big prayer hall. Architecture of the temple building is very good. My complete peace of mind with extreme devotional feelings.
  • neat maintenance and parking is available. if you need silent place to refresh you, this is one of the good place. It has old temple and new temple. contains a library and book shop. you can do a prayer in peaceful way. Festivals are celebrated with puja in noon time. its nearer to Mylapore Bus stop.
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