Kalpataru day along was celebrated with Special Puja at the Math on Tuesday, 1st January 2019. Chanting, Bhajans, musical performance by the devotees were performed during the day. There were special discourses on the significance of Kalpataru day by Swami Vimurtananda and Most revered Swami Gautamananda ji Maharaj in Tamil and English respectively. In the evening, Revered Gautamananda ji Maharaj delivered a special talk on the life and teachings of Swami Shivananda ji Maharaj which followed by evening arati to Bhagavan Sri Ramakrishna and Ramanaama Sankirtana.
On this holy day, the new guest house was inaugurated by Most Revered Swami Gautamananda ji Maharaj after the special puja.
More than 5200 devotees partook the prasad.