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Swami Vivekananda


National Youth Day: Why the world needs Swami Vivekananda now

January 12, 2016 11:37 am

Swami Vivekananda's famous speech at the first Parliament of World's Religions is full of deep insight and wisdom, presented with irrefutable logic.

Breaking down news: Ways of Seeing

April 18, 2015 3:36 am

only preferential access paid for in ways hidden from the user is at issue in India, not neutrality in its many-splendoured glory.

Vivekananda misused by BJP, RSS: CPM leader

March 07, 2015 12:20 am

Giving examples of Vivekananda, Chakrabarty said he was against Hindu extremism and a great believer in all religions.

Vivekananda, Gandhi keep AMC school students & teachers on toes

February 12, 2015 4:10 am

Their calendar chock-a-block with 6 back-to-back events in 27 working days.

Lata Mangeshkar pays tribute to Swami Vivekananda

January 12, 2015 5:02 pm

Lata Mangeshkar paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his 152nd birth anniversary, saying he has inspired her throughout her life.

Ten life lessons by Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary

January 12, 2015 3:42 pm

Best remembered for his inspiring words, he continues to live on in his quotes.

PM Narendra Modi pays homage to visionary Swami Vivekananda on National Youth Day

January 12, 2015 10:52 am

In a series of tweets, Modi praised the visionary Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary.

Got rid of riots,curfew: Narendra Modi on his 11-year-rule

October 09, 2012 12:16 am

Have the riots disappeared or not? Has hooliganism disappeared or not?,” the CM asked. The crowd replied, “Yes.”

Next Republic Day,Gujarat will be bigger...

October 07, 2012 4:22 am

In the course of CM’s Swami Vivekanand Yuva Vikas Yatra,a district or a block (taluka) was born in Gujarat almost every week,taking the state to 33 districts and 243 talukas. KAPIL DAVE reports...

Argentine’s accidental tryst with Vivekananda

September 30, 2012 1:26 am

It’s September 1983,Swami Vivekananda is all set for his speech at Chicago’s Art Institute for the World’s Parliament of Religions.


Education should be used as tool for character building: Rajnath Singh

January 22, 2016 12:06 pm

Lucknow, Jan 22 (ANI): Addressing a convocation ceremony of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University in Lucknow on Friday, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the purpose of education is not only to gain knowledge, but also to culturally groom oneself. He asserted that students should learn from Swami Vivekananda, who said that “character makes a man”.

A Hindu and Muslim kite-maker work together in the state of Gujarat spreading harmony

January 21, 2016 11:48 am

Gujarat, Jan 21 (ANI): Time and again, people in India have proved their unity through innumerable examples of friendship and acts of harmony. An example of this can be seen in India's western city of Ahmadabad where two kite-makers have been working towards spreading communal harmony through messages scripted on their kites. They make kites with messages of harmony written over them. Radheshyam Gupta read out a short poem printed on one of the kites that speaks about the unity that exists between the people of different communities in India.Radheshyam and Iqbal on their kites write about the growing influence of social media and even try to create awareness about pressing issues such as the ‘Save the girl child, educate the girl child’ initiative of the government, ill effects of consumption of tobacco and more. Their collection also comprises kites with speeches by India's iconic freedom leader Mahatma Gandhi, philosopher-thinker Swami Vivekananda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and social activist Anna Hazare. The two men do not believe in discrimination on the basis of religion, and wish to spread the message of oneness among the people through their friendship and work.

PM to address youth on Swami Vivekananda's birth anniversary

January 12, 2016 5:32 am

New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended wishes to 'venerable' Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary. "I salute the venerable Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary," said Prime Minister Modi on Twitter. He also said that he will address the National Youth Festival in Chhattisgarh via video conference today.