Swami Vijnanananda Smriti Utsav was observed on 13th November 2016. It was a day-long programme with special puja and homa, reading and discourses on Swami Vijnananandaji’s life and teachings, devotional songs by many artists, Padavali Kirtan by child artist Sri Anirban Banerjee, Baul song, Ramnam Sankirtan, etc. The celebration culminated with a public meeting in the afternoon. Srimat Swami Suviranandaji Maharaj, Asst. General Secretary of Ramakrishna Math & Ramakrishna Mission, presided and Srimat Swami Amiteshanadaji Maharaj, Acharya, Probationers’ Training Centre, Belur Math, was the speaker. A good number of ex-students and devotees attended the daylong programme. About 1400 devotees were served with cooked prasada.