If you're planning for a weekend destination from Kolkata to break your monotonous routine and refresh your soul with the flavor of #religious, #sacred, #nature or #rural atmosphere with pocket-friendly budget -

You just need to plan to visit Kamarpukur, mainly famous for the birthplace of Sri Ramakrishna and Ramakrishna Math & Ramakrishna Mission Kamarpukur.


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Places to Explore:

Ramakrishna Math & Ramakrishna Mission Kamarpukur is the main attraction of Kamarpukur.

Explore Destinations inside Ramakrishna Math:

  • Magnificent temple of Sri Ramakrishna built at the exact place where He was born.
  • Ancestral house( thatched Bishnupur style ) of Sri Ramakrishna.
  • Sri Ramakrishna’s living room (thatched Bishnupur style ).
  • Temple of Sri Raghuvir , the family deity of Sri Ramakrishna.

Explore Destinations outside Ramakrishna Math:

  • Yogi's Shiva temple & Gopeswar's Shiva temple with specimen of teracota art.
  • Haldar pukur.
  • House of the Laha's.
  • Primary school of the Laha’s.
  • Sitanath Pyne’s house where the Master usedto go in trance during the yatra performance.
  • Birth place of Dhani Kamarani, the nurse who nurtured Master in His infant days.
  • Budhui Moral & Bhutir Khal, the cremation grounds where SriRamakrishna carried out intense spiritual "Sadhanas" or austerities.
  • Ancestral land or Chinu Sankhari.

Accommodation & fooding:

It’s better if u can avail these two from Ramakrishna Math only. To book accommodation earlier and knowing food details in R.K.Math u can contact them in below ways.


Otherwise you can book hotel and explore local restaurant food too. Near R.K. Math you can check Relax Lodge Hotel and Dutta Lodge.


Available Internal Transportation Options:

  • Toto
  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Vutvuti
  • Rented Car
  • Try Sada Bonde (White Bonde) and Jhilapi here as Kamarpukur is famous for this.
  • Try Pallimangal center of Math where u can find good quality ghee and other village products.
  • Try to attend Mangalarati @Natmandir@Math at evening time which creates an awesome calm and meditative environment.


  • Don’t take photo inside RK Math.
  • Don’t use mobile phone in math premises.
  • Don’t talk loudly inside Ramakrishna Math premises


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