Vivekananda(Search results - 46)
IndiaMay 20, 2021, 2:11 PM IST
Covid-19: Inspired by Swami Vivekananda and guided by Ramakrishna Math, youths in Mysuru give their best
A few youths from Mysuru, inspired by the ideals of Swami Vivekananda and ably guided by Ramakrishna Math, have been distributing essentials to the needy and necessitous in the most selfless and assiduous manner
IndiaJan 12, 2021, 1:35 PM IST
National Youth Day: PM Modi underlines Vivekananda’s relevance in present times
National Youth Parliament Festival is organized as part of celebrations on the National Youth Day which is observed to commemorate Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary
IndiaNov 12, 2020, 7:07 PM IST
Modi unveils Swami Vivekananda statue: Revisiting Vivekananda's historic Chicago speech of 1893
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the statue of Swami Vivekananda on JNU campus, let’s revisit his speech in Chicago in 1893
IndiaSep 11, 2020, 1:59 PM IST
PM Modi recalls the contributions of Acharya Vinoba Bhave & Swami Vivekananda
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 11 remembered two important revered personalities and said the duo have a lot to teach the entire humanity
IndiaSep 11, 2020, 1:25 PM IST
September 11, 1893: How Swami Vivekananda’s speech in Chicago has left an indelible mark
The twin towers in US were felled due to a terror attack on September 11, 2001. But on September 11, 1893, Swami Vivekananda delivered the historic Chicago speech, making India proud
IndiaJun 4, 2020, 3:02 PM IST
Truth versus Reality: Unshackling the Burdens of Intrigue in Kashmir
Col DPK Pillay’s article Truth versus Reality: Unshackling the Burdens of Intrigue in Kashmir exposes how news or photos that win awards often report inaccuracies as truths; including a recent photograph of a defiant protestor attacking a police vehicle in Kashmir.
The article was first published on Vivekananda International Foundation.
IndiaJun 2, 2020, 12:42 PM IST
Congress that boasts & brags about its secular values is fine with Christ statue, but despises Vivekananda's
The Karnataka BJP government is planning to install a statue of Swami Vivekananda at Muthyala Maduvu water body in Jigani, which is on the outskirts of Bengaluru.
IndiaFeb 24, 2020, 3:51 PM IST
Donald Trump pays glowing tributes to Swami Vivekananda for his timeless message of tolerance
It’s been more than a century since Swami Vivekananda delivered the historic Chicago speech in 1893. Yet the timeless message continues to have its relevance even today. US President Donal Trump extolled the monk for his universal message of tolerance.
Culture ShaukFeb 18, 2020, 4:14 PM IST
The Life & Spiritual Journey Of Swami Vivekananda's Guru - Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
One of the most prominent religious figures of India during the nineteenth century, Sri Ramakrishna Paramahansa was a mystic and a yogi, who was a key figure in revival of Hinduism in Bengal at a time when intense spiritual crisis was gripping the province. His legacy did not end with his death as his most prominent disciple Swami Vivekananda carried on his teachings and philosophy to the world through Ramakrishna Mission. On Ramakrishna’s birth anniversary, let’s find out more about his life and religious journey in this episode of Culture Shauk with Sunita Iyer.
IndiaJan 23, 2020, 12:48 PM IST
On Netaji’s birth anniversary, we tell you why he had an inclination to become monk
A young Subhash Chandra Bose once wanted to renounce the world and become a monk of the Ramakrishna Order. But the then president forbade him, saying his call lay elsewhere.
IndiaJan 13, 2020, 3:44 PM IST
Subramanian Swamy stresses need to rewrite history books underlining importance of Swami Vivekananda’s thoughts
On the occasion of National Youth Day (January 12) BJP Rajya MP Subramanian Swamy stressed the need for the youth to imbibe traits such as courage and fearlessness from the monk and also the need to formalise his thoughts into our education system.
IndiaJan 13, 2020, 2:11 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor preaches tolerance, acceptance to Hindus; but ends up tasting real intolerance in Jamia Millia
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor tweeted Swami Vivekananda’s message of tolerance and universal acceptance on National Youth Day. But his preaching only to Hindus was exposed as he was heckled in Jamia Millia when he went there to address protesters over the CAA issue.
IndiaJan 12, 2020, 12:46 PM IST
What Connects Swami Vivekananda and Jamsetji Tata? A Sea Voyage That Changed India!
On Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, let's revisit the fascinating story of an encounter between Vivekananda & Jamsetji Tata that marks a crucial moment in the history of India.
IndiaJan 12, 2020, 10:36 AM IST
PM Modi in Kolkata, pays obeisance to Swami Vivekananda at Belur Mutt in Howrah
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary at the Belur Mutt, the headquarters of Ramakrishna Mission.
IndiaNov 15, 2019, 4:33 PM IST
Have JNU Students Forgotten Vivekananda's Contribution Towards Women Education?
In this episode of Not For Women Only, we take a look at how Swami Vivekanada ushered in a strong belief that women must be put in a position of power to solve their own problem in their own way and this was possible only through education.