Legacy of service

Print edition : February 08, 2013

In January 1886, at the Cossipore garden house where Sri Ramakrishna spent his last days. Photo: dvsdvsdv

September 1898, Kashmir: With some of his Western disciples: (from left) Josephine MacLeod, Mrs Ole Bull, Sister Nivedita. Photo: Courtesy: Vivekananda Illam

Monks of the Ramakrishna Mission inspecting the construction of houses for families affected by a natural calamity, in Belgaum. A file photograph. Photo: VIJAYKUMAR PATIL

Vivekananda Shobha Yatra organised by the Ramakrishna Mission to celebrate the 150th birth anniversary passing through Visakhapatnam on January 12, 2013. Photo: C.V. SUBRAHMANYAM

In Hyderabad. He left the Math in July 1890 and travelled to Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Hyderabad and Kerala. During 1890 to 1893, as the Wandering Monk, he acquired an intimate knowledge of the life of the toiling masses.

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