Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702, India
About Vivekananda Rock Memorial
This amazing memorial was constructed in honour of the great spiritual leader and Hindu monk of India, Swami Vivekananda. This is the place where Swami Vivekananda attained enlightenment hereafter meditating for two days prior to his famous Chicago trip.
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