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Indian spiritual leader who helped to establish Hinduism as a major world religion by conducting hundreds of public and private classes, in which he explained the doctrines of Hindu philosophy in the United States, England and Europe.
He was interested in spirituality from a young age and meditated in front of images of the gods frequently.
He helped to introduce the practice of yoga to the West.
How did Swami Vivekananda die?
|Cause of death||Brain Aneurysm|
|Age of death||39 years|
|Birthday||January 12, 1863|
|Death date||July 4, 1902|
|Place of death||Belur Math, Howrah, India|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life."Swami Vivekananda
"May He who is the Brahman of the Hindus, the Ahura-Mazda of the Zoroastrians, the Buddha of the Buddhists, the Jehovah of the Jews, the Father in Heaven of the Christians give strength to you to carry out your noble idea."Swami Vivekananda
"Condemn none: if you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way."Swami Vivekananda
"Arise! Awake! and stop not until the goal is reached."Swami Vivekananda
"The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see God in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free."Swami Vivekananda