Vivekananda(Search results - 39)
India24, Feb 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 Shauk18, Feb 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.
India23, Jan 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.
India13, Jan 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.
India13, Jan 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.
India12, Jan 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.
India12, Jan 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.
India15, Nov 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.
India11, Oct 2019, 7:13 PM IST
Swami Vivekananda’s modern definition of Hindutva; how RSS has been influenced by it
It was Swami Vivekananda who gave the new definition of Hindutva at the Parliament of World Religions in 1893, a book on RSS and its roadmaps for 21st Century, claims
India9, Oct 2019, 3:15 PM IST
PM Modi, Swami Vivekananda, Sister Nivedita and women empowerment
Sister Nivedita, born in Ireland as Margaret Elizabeth Noble in 1867, met Swami Vivekananda for the first time in 1895 as he returned from the United States.
Trending23, Sep 2019, 1:34 PM IST
Howdy Modi: Here is how Narendra and Narendra made a mark in the US in 1893 and 2019
Prominent leader of Hinduism, Swami Vivekananda, whose birth name was Narendra, gave a historic speech in the US in 1893. 126 years later, another Narendra, that is PM Narendra Modi, gave another historic speech in the US that left yet another indelible mark in history books.
India17, Sep 2019, 3:01 PM IST
#HappyBirthdayPMModi: Why India’s youth feel Modi is the best to take them forward
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid a great emphasis on the youth of the nation, devising schemes exclusively for them.
Lifestyle News11, Sep 2019, 8:15 PM IST
On September 11, Swami Vivekananda gave his historic speech in Chicago (watch video)
More than 125 years ago, Swami Vivekananda, the monk from India gave a riveting speech that changed the very impression India had in the eyes of the Westerners
India11, Sep 2019, 5:03 PM IST
PM Modi remembers 9/11 attack while condemning terror, praises Swami Vivekananda
While addressing a gathering in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the September 11 anniversary in the United States. He also took a minute to remember Swami Vivekananda and said that the monk delivered his historic address in Chicago.
India11, Sep 2019, 10:39 AM IST
September 11, 1893: When Swami Vivekananda floored America with his Chicago speech
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