About The Project

Swami Vivekananda

  • Education is the manifestation of the perfection already in man
  • Education to the tribal children of this remote Himalayan State of India
  • Vivekananda Kendra has under Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalayas Arunachal Pradesh Trust.


  • VK-NARDEP is an integral project of Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari.
  • All Existence is permeated by Divine & Swami Vivekananda's clarion call to uplift the downtrodden masses.
  • It was started in 1986 inspired by Indic vision of the seers: Isavasyam idam Sarvam

Green Rameswaram

  • Green Rameshwaram’ aims to bring clean environment, green technologies,
  • As Rameswaram is an island of about only 50 square kilometers area
  • Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam, the former President of India launched this project on 28-Jan-2014.

The Project covers many aspects such as:

  • To educate the pilgrims on Nature in and around Rameswaram including Gulf of Mannar bio-diversity
  • Participatory Pilgrimage that will provide opportunities for pilgrims to participate in Eco-Projects
  • Water harvesting – inside the temple and in the island
  • Production and sale of Rameswaram-centric gift articles
  • Use of Renewable energy – mainly solar power
  • Solid waste management
  • Archeology and History
  • To educate the pilgrims on the role the south east Asian coast line played in the evolution of humanity and to educate the pilgrims on the Cultural History of Rameswaram.
  • Landscaping and beautification - Sculpture, paintings, photography etc.
  • Establishment of Multi Media Knowledge Center
  • Eco-Friendly Green transportation arrangements
  • Greening of Rameswaram
  • Conserving Bio-Diversity
  • Awareness Creation