The Ramakrishna Mission:

  1. was established by Swami Ramakrishna Paramhansa
  2. advocates the ancient Hindu philosophy of Vedanta
  3. is headquartered near Puri in Odisha

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because Ramakrishna founded no religious organisation and no mission. The credit of propagating the great ideals of mission goes to his disciple Swami Vivekananda. Second statement is correct. Third statement is again incorrect because the mission is headquartered near Kolkata at Belur Math in West Bengal.

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