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About Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda was born in 1863 in Calcutta. His parents named him Narendranath Dutta, or Naren for short. As a young man, Vivekananda joined the course in philosophy at the Scottish Churches College of Calcutta (Kolkata), and also became a disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, a great mystic and devotee of Kali. 363 more words

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Understanding Hinduism : Sayings of Sri Ramakrishna

Sayings of Sri Ramakrishna
Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore, Chennai.

Uniqueness of Sri Ramakrishna’s teachings and message

The sayings of Sri Ramakrishna stand on a unique pedestal. 2,119 more words


What is Yoga and Why you must Embrace it

Today is the June 21st, the International Yoga Day! But do we really know about the miracles of Yoga beyond on-trend tags like Hot Yoga or Power Yoga? 1,090 more words

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The one with taking yoga off the mat

So it’s been five days since I practiced yoga. And by yoga, I actually mean asana, the type of yoga that involves twisting our bodies into crazy poses and focusing on linking the breath to the body (it all does sound kinda weird to write it down like that). 414 more words

III:1-3 Arjuna's Angst

Bhagavad Gita, Chapter Three
“The Yoga of Action”
Verses 1 to 3

Arjuna is rattled at this apparent contradiction of Krishna’s and addresses him as Agitator of Men, and in the same breath tries to mend his own agitation with a compliment calling him Handsome Haired One! 808 more words