About Us


Our vision :

Vivekananda Human Excellence Foundation is an organization geared to contribute towards building better world by spreading positive philosophy of Swami Vivekananda in India and abroad with under guidance of Ramakrishna Math & Mission. 

Our mission :

We will achieve this with our following  initiatives :

1)   eSchool for Value Education : for the age group 6-10, 10-14, 14-18 to inculcate the importance of character building and their role in nation building.

2)   eUniversity for Vedanata : This will host training programs on Vedanta and upanishads for beginners, intermediate and advanced learners.

2)   eStore for  Vivekananda Literature with books, medias and eBooks

If you are interested to volunteer for these project, please get in touch with us at 8928988088 Or send us email at thakkarummid@gmail.com

Please explore the links provided to know more about the VHEF

We welcome your suggestions and comments.

"My Ideal indeed can be put in few words and that is to preach unto mankind the divinity within and how to make in manifest in every moment of life" - Swami Vivekananda


               Late Rajesh  Kakade,  Co-founder

Rajesh Kakade has extensive experience working with IT for a a period of 22 year which include major companies like TCS, Cognizant, HCL, HSBC Global Technology etc. The last position he held was Global Head for Commercial Banking managing offshore development centres across India, China, Malaysia and Brazil. Due to his passion and love for Swami Vivekananda philosophy, Rajesh decided quit his HSBC job in July 2013 and venture in social entrepreneurship focused on spreading message of Swami Vivekananda through online IT platforms. For year 2013-14, Rajesh volunteered to be a part of Swami Vivekananda 150th birth anniversary celebrations across maharashtra along with respected swamijis from Ramakrishna Math, Pune. He delivered lectures amongst hundreds of schools and college students spreading Swami Vivekananda teachings. This one year celebration inspired him to get into permanent activity to enable Swami Vivekananda literature acorss india and abroad. Hence in August 2014, organization Vivekananda Human Excellence Foundation(VHEF) got a birth with blessings from various swamiji's of Ramakrishna Math, Pune. Now  Ramakrishna literature is available across popular etailors like Amazon and FlipKart and our own online platform vhef.org.  Rajesh would like to bring new generation technology to support a vision of VHEF by making literature available in digital format like ebooks, audio books etc.  In addition, Rajesh believes elearning platform would help spreading the Vedanta and upanishad literature to people across the global boundaries which is a need of an hour.. Plans are evolving with a simple idea of how to reach the masses with this powerful and practical philosophy..  Stay tuned...

                   Mr. Jayant Patil, Co-founder

Jayant Patil is managing director of Patson Electricals focusing on wide range of electrical products. His passion for seva activities at Ramakrishna mission drew him closure to an idea of forming Vivekananda Human Excellence Foundation.  Jayant Patil was actively involved in Swami Vivekananda 150th anniversary celebrations and instrumental in promoting the valuable literature amongst remote corners of Maharashtra. He brings in his expertise of operational excellence to Vivekananda Human Excellence Foundation by optimizing the operational cost and speeding up the delivery of literature to customers. Despite of his day to day commitment at Patson electricals, he spends considerable amount of time for Vivekananda Human Excellence Foundation.. His immense passion for this project has resulted in bringing operation efficiency to support huge demand in market for this valuable literature... 

  Mrs. Priti Kakade, Co-founder

Director - Customer Service and Online Channels

Priti Kakade has been a part of VHEF for last one and half years and instrumental in getting online presence  for the Vivekananda literature in India and abroad. She has been constantly working on the ways to effectively bring the literature online by empathizing the need for bringing human excellence within.. Her selfless service amd dedication to VHEF enabled the organization to reach remote corners of India and abroad with Swami Vivekananda's powerful thoughts.

       Vardhman Patil, Technology advisor

Vardhman Patil has been associated with VHEF since its inception and has been instrumental  giving birth to vhef.org  estore in a short span of time. He is also working on new generation of technologies for estore on mobile platforms.. Vardhman is currently working as a senior consultants with  Adhril.com.  His selfless attitude and immense passion with technology gearing up VHEF to reach Swami Vivekananda lovers across the globe..