ITANAGAR, Oct 28: The Rama Krishna Mission Hospital, Itanagar in association with Vivekananda Study Circle, Naharlagun celebrated the 150th birth anniversary of Sister Nivedita with a day-long programme at Vivekananda Hall here on Saturday.
Born on 28 October, 1867, Sister Nivedita, initially known as Margaret Elizabeth Noble, was an Irish author and teacher. She was Swami Vivekananda’s disciple and made India her home.
Further, the Vivekananda Study Circle and Vivekananda Centre of Human Excellence have decided to host various programmes and conduct academic activities among the school students throughout the year as a mark of honour to Sister Nivedita.
More than a hundred participants from different educational intuitions of Itanagar were present on the occasion.