Vinay narrates an article from vijayavani on Sarada Devi, written by Swami Veereshananda Saraswati - Tumkur Ramakrishna Vivekananda Ashram.
Maa Sharda Devi was the wife and spiritual counterpart of Ramakrishna Paramhansa, a nineteenth-century mystic of Bengal. Sarada Devi is also reverentially addressed as the Holy Mother (Sri Maa) by the followers of the Ramakrishna monastic order.
Sarada Devi or Sri Sri Ma is one of the notable woman saints and mystics of the nineteenth century. In fact Sri Sarada Math and Ramakrishna Sarada Mission situated at Dakshineshwar is based on the ideals and life of Sri Sri Ma. Sarada Devi played an important role in the growth of the Ramakrishna Movement.