Swami Ekarthananda

Swami Ekarthananda Swami Ekarthananda is the Adhyaksha & Spiritual head of the Ramakrishna Ashrama Nepal.


He joined Ramakrishna Mission at its branch centre at Shillong, Meghalaya on 4 January 1993. After two years of probationership at the Probationer’s Training Centre, Belur Math from April 1996 to March 1998, he received his Brahmacharya Diksha on 12 January 1998.  On 17 March 2002 on the birthday tithi puja of Sri Ramakrishna, he was ordained a Sannyasin and received a new monastic name. He served at the Shilllong Centre from March 1998 to March 2007. From April 2007 to November 2016 he served as Assistant Secretary at the Jammu and Kashmir, Ramakrishna Mission Centre. He also served at Ramakrishna Mission, Sohra  (Cherrapunjee) from December 2016 to June 2018 as Assistant Secretary, before being posted to Nepal in July 2018.

He took over as the President of Ramakrishna Ashrama Nepal on 27 September 2018 and was appointed the Spiritual Head of Ramakrishna Ashrama Nepal on 16 December 2018 by the Headquarters at Belur Math.

Literary work

Swami Vivekananda Jeevani Ra Upadesh (translation)(Nepali)  published by Ramakrishna Math & Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math.