Joynagar - II Block
South 24 Parganas

Joynagar II - Tourism

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Sri Ramkrishna Ashrama, Nimpith

Ramkrishna Ashrama Nimpith

Sri Ramkrishna Ashrama is a Non-Governmental Organization, started by Swami Buddhananda ji in 1960. Though the Ashram is not a Branch of the Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math, but it follows the same ideals and ideologies. It is a member centre of South 24 Paraganas Ramakrishna Vivekananda Bhava Prachar Parishad of Belur Math, and follows their guidelines.The Ashrama is situated at Nimpith in Jaynagar of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Nimpith is a small town, a 2 hr 16 mins drive away from Kolkata. One can take a local train from Sealdah Station or New Garia station (connected to the Kolkata metro) to Jaynagar Majilpur Station on Lakshmikantapur line. One can easily hire an auto or van from Jaynagar station to Nimpith.