Swami Atmajnanananda, from the Vedanta Center of Greater Washington DC, visited Kashi Nivas on Sunday, December 4, from 3pm - 5pm. Swamiji offered an afternoon of satsang, chanting, one-on-one meetings, and more. Swamiji was accompanied by Pravrajika Prabuddhaprana. She is American-born and a senior sannyasini of Sri Sarada Math. She has authored a number of books including Tantine: the Life of Josephine MacLeod, Friend of Swami Vivekananda; and Saint Sara: The Life of Sara Chapman Bull, the American Mother of Swami Vivekananda. Swamiji and Pravrajikaji will also be accompanied by Brahmachari Kumar. Please join us in welcoming these three monastics to Kashi Nivas.

Swami Atmajnanananda is a Swami (monk) of the Ramakrishna Order, the resident minister at the Vedanta Center of Greater Washington, DC. He joined the Ramakrishna Order in 1981 at the Vedanta Society of Southern California; took first vows of brahmacharya in India in 1992 and sanyasa in India in 1996; transferred to the Vedanta Center of Greater Washington, DC in 1997. He is a scholar in Indian philosophy and traveled extensively throughout India and Bangladesh; contributed various articles and translations to some of the books and magazines of the Ramkrishna order.