A Biography of Swami Vivekananda (The Prophet of Modern India)

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Item Code: IDD946
Author: Gautam Ghosh
Publisher: Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Language: English
Edition: 2003
ISBN: 8129101491
Pages: 154 (B & W Illus: 99)
Cover: Paperback
Other Details 10.7" X 8.3"
Weight 480 gm
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About The Book:

'After so much tapasya I have understood this as the highest truth: God is present in every being. There is no other God besides that. He who serves all beings serves God indeed.'

A journey through the life of Swami Vivekananda is a study of the Indian civilization, its ethos and value system. Not only did his message of tolerance based on true knowledge, make him an exemplary spokesperson of the country but his life's mission of crating an order of monks who dedicated their lives for others, made him a prophet and a leader. His teaching continue to be relevant even today, especially in the light of the prevailing intolerance and fanaticism in the nation and the increasing turmoil in the world.

About The Author:

Born in May 1952, Gautam Ghosh has always had a creative and literary bent of mind. He has been associated with the publications of his school, college and university magazines. He even introduced a technical journal at the university level. His professional association with writing began when he authored a biography of Mother Teresa, also for Rupa. Swami Vivekananda:


Preface vii

The Birth of the Wanderer 1

The Child Prodigy 5

Laying the Foundation 11

In Search of God 17

At the Master's Feet23

The Beginning of the Ramakrishna Math and Misssion 27

The Wandering Monk 33

Sailing Through the West 53

The Reception Back Home 79

The Math and the Missionaries 97

The West Revisited 113

The Last Journey 129

Glossary of Indian Terms 143

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