Happy Youth Day!

January 12, 2010 at 8:56 PM | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

अद्य राष्ट्रीय युवा दिवसः अस्ति। अस्मिन् दिवसे एव १८६३ वर्षे स्वामिनः विवेकानन्दस्य जन्म अभवत्। तम् महात्मनम् मम शतम् शतम् प्रणामः।

Today is National youth Day. Swamiji was born on this date in 1863 AD.

Swami Vivekananda  (January 12, 1863–July 4, 1902), born Narendranath Dutta is the chief disciple of the 19th century mystic Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and the founder of Ramakrishna Mission. He is considered a key figure in the introduction of Vedanta and Yoga in EuropeAmerica and is also credited with raising interfaith awareness, bringing Hinduism to the status of a world religion during the end of the 19th century.revival of Hinduism in modern India. He is best known for his inspiring speech beginning with “sisters and brothers of America”, through which he introduced Hinduism at the Parliament of the World’s Religions at Chicago in 1893.

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