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Vivekananda House

Main Road | Front Of Marina Beach, Chennai (Madras), India
+91 44 2844 6188
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Swamiji's House

Swami Vivekananda stayed in this place while he was in Madras (now Chennai). He meditated here. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mashuk A
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
place for the manner man

vivekananda house is a hsitorical place for the swamy vivekananda. it’s a source of inspiration to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
vasan224
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Main Road | Front Of Marina Beach, Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Swami Vivekananda stayed in this place while he was in Madras (now Chennai). He meditated here. It is just opposite to Marina Beach. So, whenever you are in Chennai, you can pay a visit here.

Thank Mashuk A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

vivekananda house is a hsitorical place for the swamy vivekananda. it’s a source of inspiration to thousands of people who visit it every year.

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Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

This is the building in which Swami Vivekananda stayed for 9 days. It is now converted into memorial. It houses rare photographs of Swami Vivekananda along great personalities of his era. It is located opposite to Famous Marina beach. Must visit if you are near...More

Thank Manjunath V
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

It was a nice place for the followers of vivekananda.some more development can be done.and it can be a more attractive place.

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

Awesome place Chennai is one of the best place to visit. The weather is very humid. The communication is awesome. People are very helpful. Most of them can understand english therefore language was not a barrier. Sea beaches, malls are must to visit. The traffic...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Vivekananda house near marina beach is very good place for mediation,very silent place,this place tells about vivekananda life history.

Thank Janani P
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Vivekananadar Illam (House in Tamil) is a Must see in Chennai is a Majestic Heritage Building on the Kamarajar Salai or Marina Promenade over looking the Ocean. The Century+ old building, is owned by the Government and administered by the Ramakrishna Mission. It houses A...More

Thank B R S
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

VIVEKful work here means full of wisdom ...Not only the walls and posters even staff working there also has a high level of wisdom.

Thank Prasad B
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

this is the place Swamiji stayed in when he came to chennai and has been preserved as a museum in his memory. has lots of rare pictures, some video shows and a lovely ultra peaceful meditation ro0m.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Excellent architecture, divine and spiritual place which was ince used by Swami Vivekanand. It is not to miss !!

Thank 592abck
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Anil H
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Yes when I was last there but its good value
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