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  • Last Days of Swami Vivekananda

    Last Days of Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda was a close disciple of the great spiritual Master Sri Ramakrishna. After Ramakrishna’s passing, Vivekananda began a whirlwind of activity. He travelled across India, United States and Europe – giving lectures on Vedenta, philosophy and encouraging dynamic action – especially in India. Towards the end of his short life, his hectic schedule told […]

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  • Unity, The Goal of Religion – Swami Vivekananda

    Unity, The Goal of Religion – Swami Vivekananda

      ” This universe of ours, the universe of the senses, the rational, the intellectual, is bounded on both sides by the illimitable, the unknowable, the ever unknown. Herein is the search, herein are the inquiries, here are the facts; from this comes the light which is known to the world as religion. Essentially, however, […]

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  • 15 Laws of Life by Swami Vivekananda

    15 Laws of Life by Swami Vivekananda

    1. Love Is The Law Of Life: All love is expansion, all selfishness is contraction. Love is therefore the only law of life. He who loves lives, he who is selfish is dying. Therefore, love for love’s sake, because it is law of life, just as you breathe to live.

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  • Video of Swami Vivekananda

    Video of Swami Vivekananda

    A video clip featuring personal reminiscences of Swami Vivekananda. Lillian Montgomery who had the opportunity to meet Vivekananda in person shares her experiences. In particular, two qualities she noticed were the power and poise of Vivekananda – an ‘Ocean of Consciousness’ "Swami Vivekananda was so entirely different to anything we had known in America." "As […]

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  • Shivaratri at Belur Math

    Shivaratri at Belur Math

    &nbsp From: Shivaratri celebration in Belur Math. Brothers offering their Dance to Lord Shiva in the Main Temple of Sri Ramakrishna. Belur Math was founded by Swami Vivekananda. Swami Vivekananda became the leader of the early Sri Ramakrishna movement. Vivekananda had a close to connection to Lord Shiva, the cosmic God of renunciation – Sri […]

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  • Swami Vivekananda – Sri Ramakrishna

    Swami Vivekananda – Sri Ramakrishna

    Sri Ramakrishna and Swami Vivekananda Swami Vivekananda When Naren, (Swami Vivekananda ) first came to visit Sri Ramakrishna , he was not altogether impressed with what he saw. His mind doubted this perplexing, unorthodox figure. He left dissatisfied, but, at the same time he felt strangely compelled to return to visit Ramakrishna at Dakshineswar. Sri […]

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  • What to Pray for?

    What to Pray for?

    What should we pray for? People pray for many different things. Pray can be a form of desire. We pray for material comforts or release from physical pain. However prayer can be more than just praying for the satisfaction of our material needs. The highest prayer is merely to become one with the highest spiritual […]

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  • Swami Vivekananda Speech at Chicago 1893

    Swami Vivekananda Speech at Chicago 1893

    Speech from World Parliament of Religions “It fills my heart with joy unspeakable to rise in response to the warm and cordial welcome which you have given us. I thank you in the name of the most ancient order of monks in the world; I thank you in the name of the mother of religions, […]

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