"Swami Vivekananda" Essays and Research Papers

  • Swami Vivekananda

    In this world of over seven billion souls, sometimes, we feel the absence of one man and then suddenly we find that he is there in all men. That was Swami Vivekananda. He was not merely of a physical being but a presence or a phenomenon, if one would so like to characterize him. His original name was Narendra Nath Dutta and he was born on 9th January, 1862 in Calcutta (now Kolkat.a). Like Gandhiji and Shivaji and even Mother Teresa, it was his mother who had the earliest and perhaps the greatest...

    Belur Math, Bhagavad Gita, Hinduism 970  Words | 3  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda Swami Vivekananda (12 January 1863–4 July 1902), born Narendra Nath Datt was an Indian Hindu monk. He was a key figure in the introduction of Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the western world and was credited with raising interfaith awareness, bringing Hinduism to the status of a major world religion in the late 19th century. He was a major force in the revival of Hinduism in India and contributed to the notion of nationalism in colonial India. He was the chief disciple...

    Belur Math, Bhagavad Gita, Hinduism 1384  Words | 4  Pages

  • Humanistic Philosophy of Swami Vivekananda

    Humanistic Philosophy of Swami Vivekananda Br. Suvimalachaitanya Introduction Swami Vivekananda was a savant and philosopher of the highest order. The Philosophy of Swami Vivekananda is a gospel of humanism, for man is the central pillar of his life and teachings. Man, manliness, man-making these were the constant mantra on his lips. It sprang forth authentically from his own realization of the Divine that existed in himself and all. He therefore raised the dignity, and worth of man to the...

    Advaita Ashrama, Guru, Hinduism 2697  Words | 7  Pages

  • Influence and Legacy of Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda was the greatest gift of God to the Indian society. According to Dr.S.Radhakrishnan, "Swami Vivekananda was a saintly personality who was not content merely with reaching and practicing the highest ideals of Hindu religion and philosophy. His motto was worship of God through the service of the poor and lowly and he called upon his countrymen and women to shake off the age old lethargy, remove the abuses which had crept into their society and work for the freedom of their motherland...

    Hinduism, Meditation, Ramakrishna 1067  Words | 3  Pages

  • Teachings and Philosophy of Swami Vivekananda

    Teachings and philosophy of Swami Vivekananda stressed on different aspects of religion, education, character building as well as social issues pertaining to India. Vivekananda was a Hindu monk from India who played significant role in introducing Vedanta to the Western world and also reviving and redefining certain aspect of the religion within India. Rabindranath Tagore commented about Swami Vivekananda and his teachings, "If you want to know India, study Vivekananda. In him everything is positive...

    Bhagavad Gita, Education, Guru 751  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Life of Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda (Bengali: স্বামী িবেবকানন্দ, Shami Bibekānondo) (January 12, 1863–July 4, 1902), born Narendranath Dutta[2] was the chief disciple of the 19th century mystic Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and the founder of Ramakrishna Mission.[3] He is considered a key figure in the introduction of Hindu philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga in Europe and America[3] and is also credited with raising interfaith awareness, bringing Hinduism to the status of a world religion during the end of the 19th century...

    Bhagavad Gita, Hinduism, Ramakrishna 1402  Words | 4  Pages

  • Yoga and Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda, known in his pre-monastic life as Narendra Nath Datta, was born in an affluent family in Kolkata on 12 January 1863. His father,Vishwanath Datta, was a successful attorney with interests in a wide range of subjects, and his mother, Bhuvaneshwari Devi, was endowed with deep devotion, strong character and other qualities. A precocious boy, Narendra excelled in music, gymnastics and studies. By the time he graduated from Calcutta University, he had acquired a vast knowledge of different...

    Advaita Vedanta, Belur Math, Bhagavad Gita 1043  Words | 4  Pages

  • Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda is a 1998 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by G. V. Iyer and produced by T. Subbarami Reddy.[1] The film starred Sarvadaman D. Banerjee as Swami Vivekananda and Mithun Chakraborty as Ramakrishna.Mammootty appeared in a guest role. The film attracted media attention as the director's films were well known for their spiritual themes. Even though the film was completed and was considered for 1995 national awards, the film got released only in 1998. Mithun's amazing portrayal...

    Actor, Hinduism, Indian film actors 950  Words | 4  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda: an Orator Par Excellence

    Swami Vivekananda: An orator par excellence JAYESH SURISETTI The time was 6 hours, 33 minutes and 33 seconds, a few minutes before sunrise. It was the 12th of January, 1863, Monday. The whole city of Kolkata was gearing up to celebrate the last day of Poush or Makar Sankranti. The chilly breeze of Kolkata’s winters brought good news to the ears of Vishwanath Datta and his wife, Bhuvaneswari Devi. Both of them were celebrating the happiest moment of their life as they got the son they had been...

    Hinduism, India, Indian independence movement 2015  Words | 6  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda as a contributor in Social Work

    Swami Vivekananda as a contributor in Social Work in India Brajesh Kumar M.A. Social Work in Child Rights 1 Introduction  Swami Vivekananda, known in his pre-monastic life as Narendranath Datta, was born in an affluent family in Kolkata. His father Vishwanath Datta, was a successful attorney with interests in a wide range of subjects, and his mother, Bhuvaneshwari Devi, was endowed with deep devotion, strong character and other qualities. A precocious boy, Narendra excelled in music, gymnastics...

    Culture of India, Guru, Hinduism 1182  Words | 10  Pages

  • Vivekananda

    God we can understand human nature. Swamijijs teachings and words of wisdom about religion, culture, education and peace are the four pillars on which human society must firmly stand and is relevant even today after 150 years. The topic of 'Swami Vivekananda and His Relevance Today' assumes more and more importance in modern times because of the dynamics of globalization and 'free market' economy forced upon or undertaken by one country after the other. Such socioeconomic changes produce a transient...

    Culture, God, Hinduism 1606  Words | 4  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda on Youth

    Swami Vivekananda Quotes * A few heart-whole, sincere, and energetic men and women can do more in a year than a mob in a century. * Where are the men? That is the question. Young men of Madras, my hope is in you. Will you respond to the call of your nation? Each one of you has a glorious future if you dare believe me. Have a tremendous faith in yourselves, like the faith I had when I was a child, and which I am working out now. Have that faith, each one of you, in yourself — that eternal...

    If You Have to Ask, ILOVEYOU, Swami Vivekananda 1713  Words | 5  Pages

  • Views of Swami Vivekananda in the Field of Education.

    Swami Vivekananda realizes that mankind is passing through a crisis. The tremendous emphasis on the scientific and mechanical ways of life is fast reducing man to the status of a machine. Moral and religious values are being undermined. The fundamental principles of civilization are being ignored. Conflicts of ideals, manners and habits are pervading the atmosphere. Disregard for everything old is the fashion of the day. Vivekananda seeks the solutions of all these social and global evils through...

    Guru, Hinduism, Mind 2050  Words | 6  Pages

  • Paper on Swami Vivekanand

    Swami Vivekananda contribution towards India * ABSTRACT *Mrs. A. Pooja Narayan Swami Vivekananda needs no introduction; swami ji is a household name in India. Swami ji was one of the greatest spiritual leaders of the modern world, a great lover of humanity whose unconditional love extended to all people without any distinctions of caste, class, creed, race, region or religion. This paper examines the contribution of swami ji. India is a vast country inhabited by many races, castes, sub...

    British Raj, Guru, Hinduism 969  Words | 4  Pages

  • ESSAY ON THE LEGACY OF SWAMI VIVEKANAND

    ESSAY ON THE LEGACY OF SWAMI VIVEKANANDA Swami Vivekananda as we all know is the greatest Hindu monk who has brought a massive change during the 19th century. He was born in 1863 in Kolkata and continued his studies there. Swami Vivekananda is his renowned name due to his contribution to the Hindi Monasticism. His real name was Narendra Nath Datta known by a very few. He lived in an atmosphere where there was a debate about whether God had a form or was just in one’s belief. It was through his friend...

    Hinduism, Indian independence movement, Ramakrishna 2521  Words | 6  Pages

  • swami vivekanand's quotos

    Quotes From Swami Vivekananda 1 “Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny” 2 “They alone live who live for others, the rest are more dead than alive.” 3 “Arise! Awake! And stop not till the goal is reached.” 4 “To be good and to do good - that is the whole of religion.” 5 “Strength is life, Weakness is death.” 6 “All the power is within you; you can...

    1999 singles, 2002 albums, 2005 albums 516  Words | 5  Pages

  • Relevance of Swami Vivekananda’s Thoughts in Management Education

    not find an appropriate place in the curriculum. Therefore students have no opportunity to know about their faith, culture and values. The knowledge they gain is mainly bookish and is not backed by practical experience. About a century ago, Swami Vivekananda had envisioned a vision on education and had categorically pointed out that true education is not the amount of information that is put into one's brain. The human mind is not a bottomless dry well, which has to be filled in with buckets of information...

    Advaita Ashrama, Cognitive science, Education 997  Words | 4  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda

    SWAMI VIVEKANANDA Swami Vivekananda, a great and genuine God-man, saint, philosopher and the creator of Modern Hinduism was leading disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa. He deeply influenced the Western World with his ‘Vedanta Movement’ and gave Hinduism a new meaning and relevance. He systematized and synthesized various Hindu thoughts and ideals in order to make them more acceptable, comprehensible, and practical. Swami Vivekananda was born as Narendra Nath Datta on 12th January, 1863 in Calcutta...

    Hindu reform movements, Hinduism, Ramakrishna 505  Words | 2  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda – “A Man who suffered with 31 Health Problems”             Purity, Patience and Perseverance are the three essentials to success and above all, Love.  In a life-span of only 39 years, Swami Vivekananda, who spread the message of India's spiritual heritage across the world, battled several health problems all along and no less than 31 diseases and ailments. 'The Monk as Man' by renowned Bengali writer Shankar lists insomnia, liver and kidney diseases, malaria, migraine, diabetes...

    Advaita Vedanta, Almora, Bhagavad Gita 464  Words | 2  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda was born as Narendranath in Calcutta, the capital of British India, on 12 January 1863 during the Makar Sankranti festival. He belonged to a traditional Bengali Kayastha (a caste of Hindus) family. There was precedence of ascetics in his family—Narendra's grandfather Durga Charan Datta renounced the world and became a monk at the age of twenty five.[10]Narendra's father Vishwanath Datta was an attorney of Calcutta High Court.[11] Vishwanath Datta had a liberal, progressive outlook...

    Bhagavad Gita, Brahman, Hinduism 438  Words | 2  Pages

  • Vivekananda's thougts for modern india

    How is Vivekananda’s life and teachings relevant to current generation youth? For more reasons than one, writing an essay on Vivekananda’s teachings is a challenging task.  One, Swami Vivekananda  taught on both broad and very deep aspects (not restricted to India alone) encompassing Spiritualism, Universal values, Religion, Character building, Education, Spirit of Service and Social issues – it is not possible to cover all these in a small essay. Two, his teachings influenced contemporaries, inspired...

    Education, Hindu, Hinduism 1403  Words | 4  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda

    SWAMI VIVEKANANDA'S inspiring personality was well known both in India and in America during the last decade of the nineteenth century and the first decade of the twentieth. The unknown monk of India suddenly leapt into fame at the Parliament of Religions held in Chicago in 1893, at which he represented Hinduism. His vast knowledge of Eastern and Western culture as well as his deep spiritual insight, fervid eloquence, brilliant conversation, broad human sympathy, colourful personality, and handsome...

    Belur Math, Hinduism, India 5118  Words | 13  Pages

  • Statement of Purpose

    exposure as nothing else can. It is this exposure that I seek, as I know that it would enable me to get closer to my dream of working in the area of finance in the way I want to My role models are Mahatma Gandhi, Dhirubhai Ambani and Swami Vivekananda. Though the three come from different walks of life, each has inspired me in some or other way. In particular, their sense of leadership, their impeccable oratory and their communication skills as well as their infinite vision and talent mean...

    Anil Ambani, Dhirubhai Ambani, Finance 890  Words | 3  Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda

    This is a manuscript of an English poetry written by Swami Vivekananda (1863-1902). The full poetry is: The mother's heart, the hero's will, The sweetness of the southern breeze, The sacred charm and strength that dwell On Aryan altars, flaming, free; All these be yours, and many more No ancient soul could dream before -- Be thou to India's future son The mistress, servant, friend in one. With the blessings of Vivekananda Swami Vivekananda From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to:...

    Advaita Ashrama, Belur Math, Hinduism 6638  Words | 19  Pages

  • Swami Vivekanand's Thouughts on Man the Creator of His Destiny

    What do I care if Mohammed was a good man, or Buddha! Does that alter my own goodness or evil? Let us be good for our own sake on our own responsibility! Not because some body way back there was good! (Reminisces of Swami Vivekananda p. 273) We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in future can be ...

    Black-and-white films, Form of the Good, Human 901  Words | 3  Pages

  • Shalini Biswas

    Swami Vivekananda was the greatest gift of almighty to the Indian society and so to the world. According to Dr.Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, “Swami Vivekananda was a saintly personality who was not merely content in practicing and reaching the highest ideals of Hindu religion and philosophy. His main motto was worship of god through the service of poor and lowly. He called upon his countrymen and women to shake off the age old lethargy that had crept into the society and work together for the freedom...

    Belur Math, Bhagavad Gita, Guru 732  Words | 3  Pages

  • my ambition

    stars, we will at least reach the moon. Different people have different ambitions in life. The nature of ambition varies from persons to person. It depends upon one's family background, upbringing, social status and economic condition. Swami Vivekananda said that, "Man is master of his destiny". He said that by will-power alone we an fully determine and control our actions and thereby change the course of Fate. But many people believe, with firm conviction, in the inscrutable hand of Fate. In...

    AIM Investment Management, People, Person 1022  Words | 4  Pages

  • Igniting Young Minds

    Young Minds: Swami Vivekananda’s success Mantras for youth! “My Faith is in the Younger Generation, the Modern Generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like Lions.” Swami Vivekananda expressed this confidence in the youth of this country exactly 50 years before the end of Colonial Rule while speaking to a mammoth gathering of youngsters in Madras. Swami ji himself was the embodiment of youth, dynamism and vibrancy. The life and ideals of Swami ji are the...

    Hinduism, Life, Meaning of life 842  Words | 3  Pages

  • indian heritage

    Thar desert, the mighty Himalayas, tropical rainforests, the Cape where the waters of three seas mingle…the rich fauna-snakes, peacocks, Royal Bengal Tiger, lions…India is all of these and more… VIVEKANANDA PILGRIM ACROSS CONTINENTS By A.P.N. Pankaj To remember Swami Vivekananda (born on January 12, 1863) on yet another of his birth anniversaries in such tormented times as ours is to make one's conscience a little uncomfortable. The man crossed the frontiers of India and went to the...

    Guru, Hinduism, Ramakrishna 2082  Words | 6  Pages

  • Essay, Term Paper, O

    is Swami Vivekananda’s cure for all human ailments? Discuss in detail. 10 marks Ans- In a life-span of only 39 years, Swami Vivekananda, who spread the message of India's spiritual heritage across the world, battled several health problems all along and no less than 31 diseases and ailments. 'The Monk as Man' by renowned Bengali writer Shankar lists insomnia, liver and kidney diseases, malaria, migraine, diabetes and heart ailments as some of the 31 health problems that the Swami faced...

    A Darkling Plain, Bhagavad Gita, Guru 1637  Words | 6  Pages

  • History

    unexpectedly on 17 June 1895. His death was attributed to Asthma. Swami Vivekananda Swami Vivekananda was an Indian Hindu monk. He was a key figure in the introduction of Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the western world and was credited with raising interfaith awareness, bringing Hinduism to the status of a major world religion in the late 19th century. Born into an aristocratic Bengali Kayastha family of Calcutta, Swami Vivekananda showed an inclination towards spirituality and God realization...

    Hinduism, India, Indian National Congress 1161  Words | 3  Pages

  • Significance of Personality Development for a Student

    out of the 5,000 strong student community on this campus. No wonder then that a majority of the students who approach me with problems of poor concentration, motivation in studies are those who belong to the couch potato category. Had Swami Vivekananda been with us today, he would have declared again what he told that group of emasculated youngsters who approached him with a request to learn the Bhagavad Gita under his guidance: “You will be nearer to heaven through football than by reading...

    Bhagavad Gita, Emotional intelligence, Human 1739  Words | 7  Pages

  • Sister Nivedita

    also go there and serve the country. She believed that and kept that message in her heart for years and waited for the right time to serve India and its people. In 1895, she came to know the miserable status of India thro Swami Vivekananda in a religious meeting. Swami Vivekananda had a strong belief that education is the only way to improve the country and educating women is more important for making the country to get recover from many things for which lack of education and ignorance was the root...

    Belur Math, Bengal, India 1495  Words | 5  Pages

  • Social Reformers of India

    for main article go to Virchand Gandhi Virchand Gandhi:Virachand Raghav Gandhi (Gujarati: વીરચંદ રાઘવ ગાંધી; VRG 1864–1901) was from Mahuva . He is 19th Century Indian patriot who was friend of Mahatma Gandhi and contemporary to Swami Vivekanand. He and swami vivekananda drew equal attention at the first World Parliament of Religions in Chicago in 1893 . He won a silver medal in same . His statue still stands at the Jain temple in Chicago. He was key member of Indian National Congress . And as a...

    Bengal, Hinduism, India 2299  Words | 7  Pages

  • Quiz

    Brazil 16. Which mountain was formerly known as Peak 15? (a) Mount Everest (b) K2 (c) Kanchenjunga (d) Mount Rushmore 17. Who told this-“No Great work can be done without Sacrifice”? (a) Gandhi (b) Swami Vivekananda (c) Ramakrishna Paramahamsa (d) Tagore 18. Who was the tenth guru of Sikhs? (a) Guru Bhagavath Singh (b) Guru Govind Singh (c) Guru Gopbind Singh (d) None of these 19. In which of these states have father and son not...

    Bihar, Guru Gobind Singh, Mount Everest 524  Words | 5  Pages

  • 123123123

    followers on Google+ Search Results Swami Vivekananda's Chicago Speeches - 9/11, 1893 ... hinduism.about.com › ... › Gurus & Saints › Swami Vivekananda‎ Read the text of the famous welcome address by Swami Vivekananda at the World Parliament of ... Swami Vivekananda's Speeches ... More Images (3). Swami Vivekananda Speech at Chicago - Welcome Address ... ► 3:50► 3:50 www.youtube.com/watch?v=lxUzKoIt5aM‎ Sep 27, 2006 - Uploaded by Ramanadhan Nagarajan Vivekananda explains the gist of Hinduism by...

    Bhagavad Gita, Commencement speech, Graduation 540  Words | 3  Pages

  • Teachers Day

    proud privilege if the 5th of September is observed as Teachers' Day''. It is my privilege to join you in paying tribute to him and all teachers on this occasion. Our gurus down the ages-from saints and seers of Vedic times to Swami Vivekananda, Rabindranath Tagore and Gandhiji-have bequeathed a unique legacy to us which has nourished our minds and intellect. In more recent times, among many others, scholars like Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar and...

    Education, India, Learning 895  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ambition in Life

    stars, we will at least reach the moon. Different people have different ambitions in life. The nature of ambition varies from persons to person. It depends upon one's family background, upbringing, social status and economic condition. Swami Vivekananda said that, "Man is master of his destiny". He said that by will-power alone we an fully determine and control our actions and thereby change the course of Fate. But many people believe, with firm conviction, in the inscrutable hand of Fate. In...

    AIM Investment Management, Bhagavad Gita, Destiny 735  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Town

    of Kurseong had attracted many a great person to this place. Gurudev Rabindra Nath Tagore and the great composer Atul Prasad Sen got inspiration for some of their famous works while staying at Kurseong. Sister Nivedita, the great disciple of Swami Vivekananda made Kurseong her home. Even Mark Twain is believed to have spent some time in Kurseong in 1885. Fazul Haque, the Prime Minister of undivided Bengal also stayed here. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was interned by the colonial Government for a couple...

    Darjeeling, Darjeeling district, Kurseong 811  Words | 3  Pages

  • Role of Teacher

    contributed to the growth of materialistic or agnostic trends of thoughts during the middle of 19th century. The Arya Samaj, the Brahmo Samaj, the Prathana Samaj, the Theosophical Society and the great contribution of Sri Ramakrishna Parmahansa and Swami VivekaNanda helped to waken the inherent spiritual urges of our people. But when the Constitution of India was framed, it was argued in certain quarters, that in secular State, religious instructions in schools and colleges should be ruled out. The constitution...

    Arya Samaj, Brahmo Samaj, Education 983  Words | 3  Pages

  • INNER AND OUTER PEACE THROUGH MEDITATION

    meaning of things that cannot be seen easily. It is also said that meditation can lead to nirvana, which is the total realization of our divine potential. It is also known as enlightenment. Great people like Swami Vivekananda have themselves told people that meditation or “dhyana” has helped them to succeed. He also told people that meditation was his secret if success. Meditation leads to peace of mind. Meditation is being in process of allowing anxieties, fear and...

    Meaning of life, Meditation, Mind 1034  Words | 3  Pages

  • Re Report

    ideal qualities of a bhudhiman (wise) person. As Christianity claims that a wise man is one who sees things from Gods point of view, similarly Hinduism has the same perception. A wise man is one who follows god’s path. PROPONENTS OF HINDUISM Swami Vivekananda  Introduced Indian philosophies to the Western World.  Raised interfaith awareness by bringing Hinduism to the status of major world religion during the late 19th century.  Contributed to the concept of nationalism in colonial India.  Best...

    Buddhism, Dharma, Guru 563  Words | 5  Pages

  • Talmud Formation

    tannaim.3 The terms “pharisees” and “tannaim” overlap in theiThe process that led to the formation of the Talmud itself is the Talmud came about when Religious figures like Swami Vivekananda (1862-1902) and Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948) had far reaching impacts on our society as a whole. As early as September 11, 1893, Swami Vivekananda brought his Hindu worldview to the West based on Advaita Vedanta philosphy. Advaita Vedanta is a traditional Hindu philosophy that believes in only one reality, Absolute...

    Halakha, Hinduism, Judaism 1090  Words | 4  Pages

  • Bharat V/s India, DNA of Intellectuals

    Bharat-Vs-India, Swami Vivekananda and DNA of Intellectuals Published: Tuesday, Jan 08,2013, 19:00 IST By: Mihir Jha My grandfather used to tell me a story. There used to live a great astrologist and palmist in a village. He could look after the palms and foretell future of anyone as if through the power of prophesy. One day, a gentleman came to him with his son and requested him to examine streaks of his son’s thenar. Upon a careful examination, the Palmist said: - “Your son doesn’t exhibit...

    Hindu, Hinduism, India 2588  Words | 7  Pages

  • Poem: ME AND MY FRIEND

    The teacher is the epitome (epitomy) of knowledge. Knowledge is power. History itself bears testimony to the fact that the teacher is as important as the, oxygen we inhale, the food we eat and the parents we respect. We would not have had a Swami Vivekananda if we had not had a Ramakrishna Paramhamsa. We would not have had a Sachin Tendulkar if we had not had a Ramakanth Achrekar. An ideal teacher is simple, kind and courteous. An ideal teacher is a model of discipline. An ideal teacher is an...

    Education, Guru, Hinduism 732  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pm Essay

    problems of mankind. Adi Shankaracharya, Sri Ramanujacharya, Sri Madhvacharya, Lokamanya Tilak, Maharshi Mahesh Yogi, Srila Prabhupada and many eminent scholars wrote commentaries on The Gita. Mahatma Gandhi, Albert Einstein, Sri Ramakrishna, Swami Vivekananda, Emerson, Aldous Huxley, Carl Jung, Sri Aurobindo, Henry David Thoreau, JawaharLal Nehru etc., have derived inspiration from The Gita. organizational empowerment and national TABLE - Lord Krishna’s Message - Transformation Of Arjuna Lord...

    Adi Shankara, Arjuna, Bhagavad Gita 1196  Words | 5  Pages

  • Hard Work Leads to Success

    and, instead of being controlled by circumstances, he himself will control them. What does it matter if a man lives for ninety years, and it is all a story of idleness and wasted opportunities? Jesus Christ died when he was hardly thirty, Swami Vivekananda died before he was forty, Napoleon did not live to be fifty, Lenin died before he was sixty. And yet they have their impress on human history that no octogenarian can claim. Not poverty but idleness is a great curse. If we waste time, time...

    Abraham Lincoln, Death, Great Man theory 761  Words | 3  Pages

  • Treasure Hunt

    wouldn’t help! 2) Agronomy, Bryology, Dendrology, Mycology, Phycology are some of the sub-disciplines of this discipline. 3) This department is also called as ‘Plant Science’ or ‘Plant Biology’ 1) With Mahatma Gandhi and Swami Vivekananda around me. I am the most powerful entity in MES College. The power is because ‘Sri Sankaracharya’ stays above me. 2) Every person who sets foot into the college respects me. With lush green plants at my back. Everybody in the college can...

    Adi Shankara, Automated teller machine, Botany 372  Words | 3  Pages

  • Gdsfg

    Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive Calendar More Sign in Translate English Spanish French From : English - detected To: Hindi Translate English - detected English Spanish Hindi Swami Vivekananda is the name of a world famous monk. He was born as Narendra nath Dutta in Calcutta on 12 January, 1863. His father Viswanath Dutta was a learned lawyer at the High Court of Calcutta. Narendranath obtained his education irregularly. He at first...

    Bengali renaissance, Google, Kali 990  Words | 4  Pages

  • Essay

    thought or mental activity.[21] Later, while awaiting trial as a prisoner in Alipore Central Jail in Calcutta Aurobindo had a number of mystical experiences. In his letters, Sri Aurobindo mentions that while in jail as under-trial, spirit of Swami Vivekananda visited him for two weeks and spoke about the higher planes of consciousness leading to supermind[citation needed]. Sri Aurobindo later said that while imprisoned he saw the convicts, jailers, policemen, the prison bars, the trees, the judge...

    Anushilan Samiti, Bengali people, Indian independence movement 1528  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Spiritual Genius of Swami Vivekananda

    This article is about Hindu monk Swami Vivekananda. For other uses, see Swami Vivekananda (disambiguation). |Born |Narendra Nath Datta | | |(1863-01-12)12 January 1863 | | |Calcutta, India | |Died |4 July 1902(1902-07-04) (aged 39) | | |Belur Math near Calcutta ...

    Advaita Ashrama, Belur Math, Hinduism 4432  Words | 12  Pages

  • Branding Yoga

    Understanding US Yoga Industry: Currently Yoga is a $ 5.7 Billion industry in US. Yoga came to US in mid 19th Century, and was made popular by Swami Vivekanand during his World Parliament of Religions. The Yoga got much needed popularity from Margaret Woodrow Wilson. Initially Yoga was popular because of its primary elements, and then moved towards Spiritual aspects. Many popular books and journals have been written on Yoga that gained lots of popularity. Yoga also received push from many celebrities...

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  • Examines how the Bhagavad-Gita reveals the fundamental teachings of Hinduism.

    Mircea. The Universal Myths Heros, Gods, Tricksters and Others. New York: Truman Talley Books/Meridian, 1976 Radhakrishnan, Sarvepalli and Moore, Charles A. Indian Philosophy. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1973 Stachidananda, Sri Swami. The Living Gita, The Complete Bhagavad Gita 5th Edition. Yogaville, Virginia: Integral Yoga Publications, 2003...

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  • Teaching of the Bhagavad Gita - Way for Global Peace

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  • Guru Poornima

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  • National Integration

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  • Hinduism and Monk Swami Vivekananda

    In this world of over seven billion souls, sometimes we feel the absence of one man and then suddenly we find that he is there in all men. That is our Indian famous monk Swami Vivekananda. He is regarded as the patriot saint of modern India. He was the greatest gift of God to the Indian society. His inspiring personality was well known both in India and America during nineteenth century. He was the India’s spiritual ambassador in America to create a bond between East and West. His original name...

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  • Swami vivekananda the mentor of youth

    Even some time I feel “language cannot endure the weight of words and feelings behind it to describe the legacy of this man. This man was greatest and the holiest saints that our motherland has ever begot. He is none other than the majestic Swami Vivekananda - a name that unfolds invincible positive thoughts, abundant energy and power of concentration - a name thatepitomises the youth of Bharat. This is not the picture of my mind, but a millions of Indian and World’s youth have same feelings for...

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  • Essay on the Untouchability

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  • Swami

    Swami Vivekananda Swami Vivekananda, his earlier name was Narendranatha Dutta was born on 12th january 1863, the auspicious day of Makarasankranthi. His father, Viswanatha Dutta was a lawyer. Mother Bhuvaneshwari Devi considered her son as a gift of the Lord Shiva. From the childhood days itself he has a deep desire to help others. As Naren grew, his sharp intellect and spirit of inquiry began to raise many doubts about the existence of God. The meeting with Sree Ramakrishna changed Naren's...

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