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Vivekananda House, Chennai (Madras)
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Get to know more about the culture of India and the Hindu monk Swami Vivekananda by visiting Vivekananda House. The house represents an important place for Ramakrishna religious movement and contains exhibitions with photos, paintings, books, films and rooms where Vivekananda stayed. Watch a 3D movie about his work, see one of his lectures, and learn about his teachings from the short videos. See him come to life in a holographic display, and try the interactive slideshow with his pictures. Plan to see Vivekananda House and other attractions that appeal to you using our Chennai (Madras) itinerary maker.
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  • Vivekananda stayed here for few days when he visited Chennai, hence the named this place in his name. There is a meditation hall where you can meditate. There will be documentary on Vivekananda which ...  more »
  • The 3 D presentation of World famous Chicago address of Swami Vivekanand in 1893 was quite impressive as it may be a good learning for all, Here I quote just a small part of the speech being a wonderf...  more »
  • If you know historic timeline of Sri Vivekananda, you can do away with this visit and spend your valuable time on something productive because it is essentially what the place is dedicated to. It prov...  more »
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  • " Brothers and Sisters " he started his speech and kept all the listeners in awesome wonder in his Chicago Speech on 15th Sept.1893 ;All Indian leaders and Youths should have the spirit of Vivekanada then India becomes super power within 2020.... To understand who he is and about his writings everyone should visit this place near Marina beach....and Triplicane Ice House...
  • a cultural place near Marina beach, many rare photo collection of vivekananda make it unique.... very beautiful view of sea from it is awesome.... it's 3D show is super....
  • This place is must visit. Very beautiful picture representation of spirituality in India. A/V sessions on Swami Vivekanand. Mediation room is so calm and peaceful. They have a big book store too.
  • Informative and inspiring at the same time. Covers the intricate details about the life and journey of Swami Viveknanada
  • A must visit while visiting Chennai. Swami Vivekananda himself was stayed here while touring South India. Very well maintained. Don't forget to watch the 3D movie played here.