“You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spir­i­tu­al. There is no oth­er teacher but your own soul.”

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


April 2021 :

April 14 : 7:30 pm (EDT) Dis­course by Pravra­ji­ka Shuddhatmaprana


Top­ic :A Joy­ful Approach to Spir­i­tu­al practices

Zoom Link :https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88363427107?pwd=alpDMTB5amdWbU1NZzRUYU5DLzVpUT09

Meet­ing ID: 883 6342 7107
Pass­code: Jaimaa



April 21 : 7:30 pm (EDT) Online Ram Nam by Devo­tees for Ramanavami


Zoom Link :https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86417983460?pwd=Z3k0MlE0RE1haW96Y1hkeXJYTXF6QT09

Meet­ing ID: 864 1798 3460
Pass­code: Jaimaa



April 28 : 7:30 pm (EDT) Dis­course by Swa­mi Nishpapananda


Top­ic : Self Denial and Self Manifestation

Zoom Link :https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82324920988?pwd=cGJxVHh6cnNDVTBqT3A4amY5NjNXdz09

Meet­ing ID: 823 2492 0988
Pass­code: Jaimaa


 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=S1FCa3dqSVZ1Mk9HYUM1elR0NllVdz09

Meet­ing ID: 857 8100 8688
Pass­code:    Jaimaa


Upcoming Zoom Meeting:

May 12: 7:30 pm (EDT) Dis­course by Pravra­ji­ka Brahmaprana


Top­ic : “Vivek­a­nanda the Guru” (with guid­ed Meditation)

Zoom Link :https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88115483042?pwd=VFdmRS9MN3AyT0lqeTJYcEl3N0ZaUT09

Meet­ing ID: 881 1548 3042
Pass­code: Jaimaa


May 27: 7:30 pm (EDT) Dis­course by Swa­mi Ishtananda


Top­ic : Reli­gious Approach to Hap­pi­ness and Peace

Zoom Link :https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81872921586?pwd=bE0zOHhXS3NBdlc4WFh6Zk9YdUxhQT09

Meet­ing ID: 818 7292 1586
Pass­code: Jaimaa


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 7 pm (Mon-Sun) **




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.