Rama­kri­shna Vedan­ta Soci­ety of North Car­oli­na is ded­i­cat­ed to the prac­tice and prop­a­ga­tion of the ideals of Vedan­ta as pre­sent­ed to the mod­ern world by Sri Rama­kri­shna, Sri Sara­da Devi, and Swa­mi Vivek­a­nanda.

The Soci­ety main­tains a small but beau­ti­ful cen­ter near the Raleigh-Durham air­port, where dai­ly wor­ship, reg­u­lar class­es, and spe­cial pujas are held.

2019 Upcom­ing Events: Please view the Events Page for more details


Navara­tri Chant­i­ng:

We request all the devo­tees to pledge for extra “Jai Sri Dur­ga” Japam dur­ing this com­ing aus­pi­cious Navara­tri to Vijaya Dasha­mi (28th Sep­tem­ber to 8th Octo­ber) of this year 2019.

Request all the devo­tees to send the total num­ber of Japam on Octo­ber 8th to 919-824-1700 men­tioned your Name & Total Count.

Octo­ber, 2019

Swa­mi Chid­brah­manan­da Vis­it [Octo­ber 04 - Octo­ber 08]

Fri­day, Octo­ber 4

7:00 pm : Arati and Read­ings from Gospel of Sri Rama­kri­shna

Sat­ur­day, Octo­ber 5

10:30 am - 11:30 am :Talk on “The Path of Prayer”.
6:00 pm : Dur­ga Poo­ja.
(Lim­it­ed Park­ing Space. Please con­sid­er car pool­ing)

Sun­day, Octo­ber 6

11:30 am - 12:30 pm : Talk on “Uni­ver­sal Beloved”.
12:30 pm - Potluck.

Mon­day, Octo­ber 7
12:00 pm : Lunch with Swa­mi Ji (Please call Swa­mi Ji @ 1-424-233-5733)
7:00 pm : Arati and Read­ings from Eter­nal Com­pan­ion

Tues­day, Octo­ber 8

12:00 pm : Lunch with Swa­mi Ji (Please call Swa­mi Ji @ 1-424-233-5733)
2:00 pm: Spir­i­tu­al Poet­ry class.
7:00 pm : Arati and Teach­ings of Holy Moth­er


Swa­mi Nirakaranan­daVis­it [Octo­ber 24 - Octo­ber 26]

Thurs­day, Octo­ber 24

7:00 pm : Arati

Fri­day, Octo­ber 25 (Kali Puja Pro­gram at the “Hin­du Soci­ety of North Car­oli­na”

6:30 pm - 8:45 pm : Kali Puja per­formed by Swa­mi Nirkaranan­da”.
9:00 pm : Din­ner Prasad.

Sat­ur­day, Octo­ber 26

11:30 am - 12:30 pm : Talk on “Intro­duc­tion to Raja Yoga”.
12:30 pm - Potluck.
7:00 pm - Arati and devo­tion­al singing.


** Night­ly Arati at 6 pm (Mon-Sun) (Effec­tive Novem­ber 1, 2018 - March 9, 2019) **
** Night­ly Arati at 7 pm (Mon-Sun) (Effec­tive March 10, 2019 - Novem­ber 1, 2019) **

Ongo­ing week­ly events:  Please note that ongo­ing reg­u­lar week­ly events list­ed below may be super­seded by sched­uled spe­cial events and pro­grams asso­ci­at­ed with the vis­it­ing swamis/pravrajikas.

Mem­ber­ship:  Mem­ber­ship is open to per­sons 18 years of age or old­er.  Some mem­bers and friends become sus­tain­ing donors, mak­ing a month­ly dona­tion to sup­port the Society’s activ­i­ties. Please vis­it our Mem­ber­ship Page for more details.

Youth Edu­ca­tion Pro­gram:  “Pupils of Prac­ti­cal Vedan­ta” is a val­ue edu­ca­tion pro­gram offered by the Rama­kri­shna Vedan­ta Soci­ety of North Car­oli­na to our youth.  Class­es meet on alter­nate Sun­days through the school year.  Click here to learn more about “Pupils of Prac­ti­cal Vedan­ta”.

Be a Vol­un­teer: Our vol­un­teers go through vol­un­teer­ing train­ing ses­sion to pro­vide a broad array of sup­port.  Our goal is to serve mem­bers of our local com­mu­ni­ty who need help in sit­u­a­tions that are beyond their con­trol. Please click here for more details about our Vol­un­teer Pro­gram.

Con­tact Us: Please feel free to reach out to us if you need any infor­ma­tion or have any ques­tions or com­ments about RKVS of NC.  Click here for more details on how to vis­it us.