Tag: Swami Vivekananda

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  • Divine Incarnation

    Divine Incarnation

    Towards the end of Sri Ramakrishna's life he again confirmed it for the umpteenth time, dispelling the doubt from Swami Vivekananda's mind that he was indeed Rama and Krishna born once again as Ramakrishna in the Modern Age. He accepted the reality of numerous Divine Incarnations, including Buddha, Christ, Sankaracharya and Chaitanya.

    February 2, 2020
  • ‘Journey from game changer to name changer’

    ‘Journey from game changer to name changer’

    He also said Prime Minister today used Belur Mutt and KoPT programmes as a political platform to preach for Citizenship (Amendment) ACT(CAA) and for other vested political purposes.

    January 13, 2020
  • Swami Vivekananda’s teachings more relevant today: Jai Ram

    Swami Vivekananda’s teachings more relevant today: Jai Ram

    Addressing Swami Vivekananda Jan Mahothsav Samaroh held at Palampur in Kangra district, he said he was responsible for revival of Hindu spiritualism and established Hinduism as a revered religion on world stage.

    January 13, 2020
  • Swamiji & Indologists

    Swamiji & Indologists

    Priceless works of India's past were available which would otherwise have remained hidden and unknown to the world at large. These Indologists have made us proud of our distinguished achievements and have also bailed us out of a sense of diffidence we were suffering from due to our ignorance.

    January 2, 2020
  • Ramakrishna Mission conducts Narayan Seva on the occasion of Christmas

    Ramakrishna Mission conducts Narayan Seva on the occasion of Christmas

    Under this, 200 poor and needy boys and girls were provided with a school bag (with a beautiful coloured picture of Swami Vivekananda and a message printed on them), note-books, pen, an alarm-clock and a 500 ml thermos-flask.

    December 26, 2019
  • Leading personalities appeal for calm

    Leading personalities appeal for calm

    Requesting restraint, they felt that those invoking the name of Swami Vivekananda are actually “Vivedanandas”, a group of those who are bent on spreading difference and dissension in the name of religion.

    December 15, 2019
  • Police complaint against JNU students for allegedly vandalizing Swami Vivekananda statue

    Police complaint against JNU students for allegedly vandalizing Swami Vivekananda statue

    The complaint is filed by Buddha Singh, the Chairperson of Swami Vivekananda Statue Installation Committee of JNU at the Vasant Kunj North police station.

    November 16, 2019
  • Swami Vivekananda statute pedestal painted with objectionable messages at JNU

    Swami Vivekananda statute pedestal painted with objectionable messages at JNU

    The statue, covered with saffron-colored cloth, is situated at the administrative block of the university campus.  

    November 14, 2019
  • City Puja set to celebrate platinum jubilee

    City Puja set to celebrate platinum jubilee

    The Lodi Road Sarbojanin Puja Samity is all set to organise its platinum jubilee from 4 to 8 October.

    October 3, 2019
  • Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and religious life in modern Bengal

    Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and religious life in modern Bengal

    Sri Ramakrishna’s appeal as a religious figure is well-known to any Bengali Hindu. Sahapedia attempts to highlight what explains this popularity and the enduring appeal of his words.

    August 24, 2019
  • ‘BJP is demeaning Bengal’: Poets, artists rally against ‘Modi-Shah tyranny’

    ‘BJP is demeaning Bengal’: Poets, artists rally against ‘Modi-Shah tyranny’

    Poets Kabir Suman, Subodh Sarkar, Joy Goswami, artist Subhaprasanna Bhattacharjee and thespian Shaoli Mitra among others raise voice against BJP government at the Centre

    May 15, 2019
  • English sections and education

    English sections and education

    Teachers are not always to blame for the sorry state of school education.

    March 11, 2019
  • Seeking India’s spiritual destiny

    Seeking India’s spiritual destiny

    Tagore’s support for Subhas during this critical phase of national politics strengthened his zeal for gaining freedom for the country.

    January 24, 2019
  • A musical tribute

    A musical tribute

    A day-long music concert organised by Ramakrishna Mission celebrated the 157th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda as part of their annual event.

    January 17, 2019
  • Swami Vivekananda and his mission to the West

    Swami Vivekananda and his mission to the West

    Swamiji upheld the teachings of the eight-fold noble path of Buddha, who he said had brought about social reformation in terms of the caste system and rituals which had brought about the decline of spirituality in Hinduism.

    January 16, 2019
  • President, PM Modi, Mamata pay tributes on Swami Vivekananda’s 156th birth anniversary

    President, PM Modi, Mamata pay tributes on Swami Vivekananda’s 156th birth anniversary

    President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee were among those who paid tributes to Swami Vivekananda on the 156th birth anniversary of India’s greatest spiritual leader.

    January 12, 2019
  • On Being Unimportant~I

    On Being Unimportant~I

    We should not feel depressed or down in the dumps during such occasional periods of lull or so-called unimportance. These are, actually, God's way of making us stronger to face bigger challenges of life. In fact, every position or situation is nothing but a facilitating stage for learning the right lessons for improving one's Karma for one's upward spiritual evolution. After all, the greatest of celebrities, the most famous or the most powerful movers and shakers of the world are also soon forgotten.

    December 23, 2018