Swami Vivekananda Biography: Swami Vivekanada life story in English, quotes & Thoghts

Swami Vivekananda was an inspiring and well-known Indian monk personality. In 1983, He became suddenly famous when he presented Hinduism in the Parliament of Religions at Chicago. Let us read about Swami Vivekananda Biography: Swami Vivekanada life story in English, quotes & Thoghts et.c

On 1 May 1897, Swami Vivekananda founded Ramakrishna Mission welfare of the entire world. He always taught  the universal principles rather than personalities. He was tremendous intellectual person in Indian history who contributions have always awaken and enlighten the society. He was a great spiritual leader and social influencer.

Swami Vivekananda Quotes

“Arise, awake and stop not until the goal is achieved” – Swami Vivekananda

“All the powers in the universe are already our. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.”- Swami Vivekananda

Vivekananda is also known as Narendra. He was a great great orator, thinker and passionate patriot. It willn’t be wrong to say that he was more than just a spiritual mind.

Swami Vivekananda Biography (Swami Vivekanada life story in English)

Born: 12 January, 1863

Place of Birth: Kolkata, India

Childhood Name: Narendranath Dutta

Father: Vishwanath Dutta

Mother: Bhuvaneshwari Devi

Education: Calcutta Metropolitan School; Presidency College, Calcutta

Religion: Hinduism

Guru: Ramakrishna

Founder of: Ramakrishna Mission (1897), Ramakrishna Math, Vedanta Society of New York

Philosophy: Advaita Vedanta

Literary works: Raja Yoga (1896), Karma Yoga (1896), Bhakti Yoga (1896), Jnana Yoga, My Master (1901), Lectures from Colombo to Almora (1897)

Death: 4 July, 1902

Place of Death: Belur Math, Belur, Bengal

Memorial: Belur Math. Belur, West Bengal