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  • Rishi and the Yogi~II

    Rishi and the Yogi~II

    The great American philosopher, Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817- May 6, 1862), met Ralph Waldo Emerson for the first time when Emerson gave his lecture “The American Scholar” to a crowded house at Harvard in 1837. Emerson’s talk moved Thoreau so profoundly that he introduced himself to Emerson and the two became good friends. …

    August 20, 2018
  • Rishi and the Yogi~I

    Rishi and the Yogi~I

    Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was one of the most renowned philosopher-transcendentalist American writers of the 19th century. He was certainly the most influential thinker in the literary and philosophical group known as the American Transcendentalists, who believed that individuals have the ability to transcend the physical world of senses …

    August 19, 2018