Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa, who experienced spiritual ecstasies from a young age, had both kinds of disciples-the householders and monastics, some of whom were later to become monks. There was also a small group of women devotees. The householder devotees were Ramchandra Dutta, Manmohan Mitra, Durgacharan Nag, etc. His monastic disciples included Narandranath Dutta (Swami Vivekanada), Rakhal Chandra (Swami Brahmananda), Baburam Ghosh (Swami Premananda), Taraknath Ghoshal (Swami Shivananda), etc. He concluded as under:
Spiritual steps for householders:
How to love God:
Reference: The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna – by Swami Nikhilananda
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