“Condemn none: if you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.”

Swami Vivekananda

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.

2020 Upcom­ing Events: Please view the Events Page for more details

October 2020:

Every Sat­ur­day @ 2pm

Bha­gavad Gita class­es with  Swa­mi Brahma­rupa­nanda ( Copy of Bha­gavad gita book for ref­er­ence of vers­es is rec­om­mend­ed.)

Zoom Link:     https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85781008688?pwd=QmVCS1ovZndPcmZVSjZkd2pqNVp6Zz09

Meet­ing ID: 857 8100 8688
Pass­code:    Jaimaa



Octo­ber 7 : 11:00AM (EST)  Speak­er :   Swa­mi Chetananan­da

Top­ic :   ” How to Attain Devo­tion ”


Zoom Link:   https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81355182707?pwd=QlJHanJwSE1uWERMYW5WWmV0eHpLdz09

Meet­ing ID: 813 5518 2707
Pass­code:     Jaimaa



Octo­ber 21 : 7:00PM (EST)  Speak­er :   Swa­mi Ishat­manan­da

Top­ic  :  ” How to be Hap­py Always ”


Zoom Link:     https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89785037587?pwd=dlNwb1pKNXNhNkhNcStIVnVaYjJTdz09

Meet­ing ID: 897 8503 7587
Pass­code:     Jaimaa



Octo­ber 24 :  10:00AM (EST)  -Dur­ga puja per­formed  by Dr. Pravin Shuk­la  via Zoom  from Vedan­ta cen­ter of North Car­oli­na

Monetary donations will be accepted as Puja Offering in the name of the Donor Family     


Zoom Link:       https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84241431276?pwd=eldoSzUvM3F5bW4yNzlkYTQwZk41dz09

Meet­ing ID: 842 4143 1276
Pass­code: Jaimaa



Upcoming Zoom Meeting:

Novem­ber 14       : Live Stream  Kali puja with Swa­mi Nirakaranan­da

Novem­ber 18       : Swa­mi Tya­ganan­da


Video recordings : Please visit our YouTube channel for all latest Zoom recordings.

For more  Zoom meetings and Lectures on vedanta please visit vedantadc.org ( Vedanta Center of Greater Washington, DC )

** Night­ly Arati at 6 pm (Mon-Sun) (Effec­tive Novem­ber - Feb­ru­ary) **
** Night­ly Arati at 7 pm (Mon-Sun) (Effec­tive March - Octo­ber) **




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.