Dimensions of Green Rameswaram we work on


Rain Water Harvesting

Solid Waste Management


About the Project

Initially Vivekananda Kendra-NARDEP had only wanted to renovate some 16 Holy Theerthams, as a living memorial for the 150th birth centenary celebrations of Swami Vivekananda, at a cost of about Rs.1.5 Crores. But on seeing the good work being done by Kendra, both Sri.A.P.J.AbdulKalam, Ex-President of India.....

Vivekananda Kendra

Nardep is providing a sustainable green pilgrimage model


The campaign included conducting exhibitions at schools,
Hon.Prime Minister Shri.Narendra Modi released the synopsis of 'Green Resilient Rameswaram' on 27th of July 2017 and appealed to the public to follow the example of a Rama's squirrel by contributing everyone in a small way for the betterment of India.

You can give your time working for Green Rameswaram with us!


Our Partners

Today innovative schemes like:
•the transforming of sewage water – through cultivation of Vettiver, 
•installation of bio-methanation plants which remove the domestic waste and produce energy for households etc.

UNICEF has partnered with VK-nardep in Green Rameshwaram with the emphasis on its own Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WaSH) programme which is very relevant to the green mission. This has resulted in more than 25 awareness creation camps –about green and clean Rameshwaram- reaching out to more than 1800 people – mostly women and children. In more than 30 places documentary screening..... Read More

Hand in Hand

Our Books

All these books have been published as part of 'Green Rameshwaram' and also as part of the WaSH initiative of UNICEF.

Work like a Squirrel

Synopsis of Green Resilient Rameswaram Action plan unveiled and showcased by Sri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, Dr S. Natarajan, IAS District Collector, Ramnad and Sri G. Vasudeo, Secretary, Vivekananda Kendra- Nardep
The Synopsis of Green Resilient Rameswaram Action plan was unveiled by Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Mandapam, Ramnad District. The recipients of the plan document are Dr S. Natarajan, IAS, District Collector and Sri G. Vasudeo, Secretary, Vivekananda Kendra – Natural Resources Development Project.
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