Vivekananda House, Chennai (Madras)

Displays about Swami Vivekananda are just part of the appeal of Vivekananda House, a semicircular building built in the 1840s to store ice. The famed "Wandering Monk" stayed here in 1897, preaching to big crowds. Today, a photo exhibit narrates the swami's life--his room is used for meditation. Plan to see Vivekananda House and other attractions that appeal to you using our Chennai (Madras) itinerary maker.
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  • August 16, 2017
    i just visited Vivekananda house recently... its a great place to see and have experience of knowledge and devine. everybody should have an experience of this vivekanada cultural center  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    It is just a very huge and beautiful building just in front of marina beach. You can just enjoy the beauty of sea facing marina beach from hear. It the house with museum along with all the wall painti...  more »
  • August 6, 2017
    Swami Vivekananda was the first to visit West, came to USA and gave a series of lectures, helping the knowledge of yoga in this part of the world along with vedanta. Obviously there is a Center for worship and meditation. He was a thinker mystic and Indian religious leader, disciple of Rama Krishna.
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