Vivekananda House

In 1900 Swami Vivekananda stayed for six weeks in this house. Built before 1877, the two-story house is a good example of Victorian architecture with its gabled roof and distinctive sunburst designs.

Inside, the house has been restored to its original decor wherever possible. The bedroom where Vivekananda slept is now a sanctuary for meditation. The table at which he dined is still downstairs near the fireplace. Devotees can walk through the parlor where he spoke, the kitchen where he cooked, and stroll in the garden where he often played with the children. Each tangible reminder of the life of the Swami recalls the great principles for which he stood.

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Swami Sarvadevananda will be here Sunday afternoon, November 19, for his monthly retreat of reading, singing and meditation. Join us at 4 o'clock upstairs in the room where Swamiji stayed. At 6, we'll settle in the living room to read from Swamiji's collected works. ... See MoreSee Less

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Join Swami Sarvadevananda for his monthly retreat this coming Sunday, September 3 at 4 o'clock. All are welcome, just leave your shoes on the porch. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #vivekananda #sarvadevananda #meditation #retreat ... See MoreSee Less

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Our next Sunday afternoon retreat is this weekend, August 27. Swami Mahayogananda will lead us in meditation, song, worship and reading from Swamiji's works. We being at 4 in the shrine room and move downstairs at 6 for reading and prasad snacks. All are welcome. #vivekanandahouse #vivekananda #ramakrishna #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #mahayogananda #retreat #meditation ... See MoreSee Less

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Our annual open house with worship, readings, refreshments and holy company ... See MoreSee Less

Our annual open house with worship, readings, refr...

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All are invited to join us for our annual Vivekananda Day, this Saturday, July 15. The celebration begins at 4 o'clock in the afternoon with special worship, followed by reading and refreshments. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #ramakrishna #vivekananda ... See MoreSee Less

Vivekananda Day

July 15, 2017, 4:00pm - July 15, 2017, 6:00pm

All are invited to join us for our annual Vivekana...

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