To commemorate Swami Vivekananda‘s 150th Birth Anniversary and to showcase his life and philosophy , Indian Railway has run this exhibition train which was inaugurated Mamata Banerjee , the then Minister for Railways .
The train will be available for public at various stations as –
Vadodara, 22nd & 23rd August, 2011
Anand, 24th to 26th August, 2011
Ahmedabad, 27th to 29th August, 2011
Bhaktinagar, 30th August to 02nd September , 2011
Hapa, 03rd & 06th September , 2011
Bhavnagar, 07th to11th September , 2011
* The entry to the train is free for the public. Gujarat will pay a youthful tribute to Swami Vivekananda's 150 years - Narendra Modi
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* Suggestions made by Shri Narendra Modi at the first meeting of National Committee for celebrating 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda
* Propagate Swami Vivekananda as a role model for the youth- Hon'ble CM