Tag: Swami Vivekananda

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  • Vivekananda’s influence on Bose

    Vivekananda’s influence on Bose

    The thought and action of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was highly influenced by Swami Vivekananda’s ideals. Netaji described Vivekananda as the maker of modern India”. Swamiji had a most practical approach in showing the path towards solving humanitarian crises in modern society. Netaji was influenced by Swamiji’s philosophical ideas about reconstructing the nation. He was …

    December 8, 2016
  • Who needs the Buddha?

    Who needs the Buddha?

    They know where they would be liked, loved, treasured and above all read. 

    November 26, 2016
  • Who needs the Buddha?

    Who needs the Buddha?

    They know where they would be liked, loved, treasured and above all read. 

    November 26, 2016
  • Sister Nivedita

    Sister Nivedita

     Sister Nivedita remains one of the most influential female figures of India. 

    November 13, 2016
  • Were his serene eyes watching?

    Were his serene eyes watching?

    He has always been a part of my life. As a child, I had noticed his framed picture on the wall of my parent&’s room. He looked calm, wise and completely at peace. Clothed in saffron-hued attire, he looked at the world and beyond with his serene gaze. He was Swami Vivekananda and despite being …

    September 24, 2016
  • Basumati

    Basumati

     Smartly packaged, the recent issue of Masik Basumati has the looks and content which will make a passerby give it a second glance at the news stand and buy it. With a century of tradition energised by a 21st century vim and vigour, this state government publication is far from being an official handout. This …

    September 11, 2016
  • ‘Vivekananda’s Chicago speech showed India’s rich culture’

    ‘Vivekananda’s Chicago speech showed India’s rich culture’

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said Swami Vivekananda’s stirring Chicago speech on universal brotherhood and harmony back in 1893 demonstrated the “strength of India’s rich culture” and the “power of universal brotherhood”. In a tweet on the anniversary of the historic speech, Modi said: “On this day in 1893, Swami Vivekananda delivered his historic …

    September 11, 2016
  • Tribute to a maestro

    Tribute to a maestro

    Living more than a century, he became a living legend of Indian instrumental music. Running away from home, a back of the beyond village in the then East Bengal, he came to Calcutta with dream in his eyes. There are many such arrivals but not everyone becomes Ustad Alauddin Khan. If his performance was of …

    September 4, 2016
  • An unfamiliar Vivekananda

    An unfamiliar Vivekananda

     If an august audience was electrified by Chicago address of Swami Vivekananda, not many are aware that the great man took many a hard knock which would have overwhelmed lesser men. Privation was his constant companion ever since the passing of his father the noted attorney Biswanath Dutta. Hunger stalked the young monk and to …

    August 22, 2016