He was a key figure in the introduction of the Indian philosophies of and to the Western world and is credited with raising awareness, bringing to the status of a major world religion during the late 19th century. There are many by different authors but there are very few authors whose all books have the potential to change and mold your thoughts to live a peaceful and contented life. Avinashilingam Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya Man Without Frontiers: The Ultimate Concern of Swami Vivekananda Maria Arokiam Kanaga Salesian Pontifical University, Faculty of Philosophy Monastic disciples of Swami Vivekananda: inspiring life-stories of some principal disciples Abjajānanda Swami. I will tell you my story, even before I actually finished the first 50 pages from the first volume, I was soo much inspired by Sri Swami Vivekananda and my Mother India that it literally numbed my eyes. Besides, it is the most authentic and comprehensive book in English on the complete life of Swamiji.
This is the whole of religion. A graphic account of Swami Vivekananda's life and the meaning of his universal message. This ebook comprises an address before the graduate philosophical society of Harvard University, March 25, 1896, by the Swami, with an introduction by , D. Vivekananda discusses the concept of in the , and singles out the Buddha as a primary example of this form of yoga. There are many other books about Swami Vivekananda, but almost all concept, ideas, philosophies and references are covered in the books mentioned above.
It will surely inspire you and help raise your spirits and awaken a new sense of hope. His lectures got noted down and published in 9 volumes. Lakshmi Kumari Vivekananda Kendra Western women in the footsteps of Swami Vivekananda Atmaprana Pravrajika. Anyway I hail and appreciate all the people behind this noble cause. Bharathi Discovery Publishing House Educational philosophy of Swami Vivekananda T. But as distinguished from the traditional Advaita of Sankara, it is a synthetic Vedanta which reconciles Dvaita or dualism and Advaita or non-dualism and also other theories of reality.
And above all, it guides you to a peaceful and happy life. His reinterpretation was, and is, very successful, creating a new understanding and appreciation of Hinduism within and outside India, and was the principal reason for the enthusiastic reception of yoga, transcendental meditation and other forms of Indian spiritual self-improvement in the West. It enlightens us and inspires us to do great things in life. In 2011, the West Bengal Police Training College was renamed the Swami Vivekananda State Police Academy, West Bengal. This is a very interesting book as it shows his views about many religions in India. This is an account of her experiences and the lesson she learned while being with him. Indra's Net: Defending Hinduism's Philosophical Unity revised ed.
So by allowing widespread flow of his messages, you are doing the greatest service to Lord himself. With Ramakrishna See also: In 1881 Narendra first met Ramakrishna, who became his spiritual focus after his own father had died in 1884. In this essay his refrain to the readers was to honour and treat every as a brother irrespective of whether he was born poor or in lower caste. Swami Vivekananda's teachings have been compiled into 9 Volumes. The book also shows a righteous path towards knowledge and wisdom. Service to man as the visible manifestation of the Godhead was the special form of worship he advocated for the Indians, devoted as they were to the rituals and myths of their ancient faith.
Vivekananda 's words like fire which burns and purifes the soul. It is the simplest and most direct path to God. During his travels he met, and stayed with Indians from all religions and walks of life: scholars, , , Hindus, Muslims, Christians, low-caste workers and government officials. After knowing the life of Swami Vivekananda, you have to study his Teachings which are expressed through his Lectures, Writings, Talks, Conversations, Letters, Poems etc. Even if you are among those who weigh science and reasons more, you can still read it without having to give up your own beliefs! All the books that are mentioned above are actually the subsets of these complete volumes. This book offers readers a reliable introduction to the study of Swami Vivekananda. Just prior to the commencement of his Winter 1895—96 season in New York, his friends and supporters aided him by advertising for and ultimately hiring a professional stenographer: The man selected, Joseph Josiah Goodwin, later became a disciple of the Swami and followed him to England and India.
Here is a humble quote by Swami Vivekananda about his spiritual teacher that sums up the great value of wisdom that Shri Ramakrishna had imparted into his life. Right: Vivekananda at Mead sisters' house, in 1900. Believe in that, do not believe that you are weak; do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Narendra was trained in , and regularly participated in physical exercise, sports and organised activities. Although he did not initially accept Ramakrishna as his teacher and rebelled against his ideas, he was attracted by his personality and began to frequently visit him at Dakshineswar. He was fascinated by wandering ascetics and monks.
Such Basic words which in difficult time we get confuse have been brilliantly written by swami ji. Here we will post every updates regarding call for papers for journals, essay competition and event o rganise on the Philosophy of Aristotle. Yuganayak Vivekananda in Bengali , written by was first published in 1966—1967. If you want to know about religion and his thoughts about it. Narendra later reminisced about the early days of the monastery: We underwent a lot of religious practice at the Baranagar Math. In November 1895 he met Margaret Elizabeth Noble an Irish woman who would become.