How Did Swami Vivekananda Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Swami Vivekananda

The religious leader Swami Vivekananda passed away at age 39, too young.

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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?

Brain Aneurysm caused Swami Vivekananda's death in 1902.

Information about the death of Swami Vivekananda
Cause of deathBrain Aneurysm
Age of death39 years
ProfessionReligious Leader
BirthdayJanuary 12, 1863
Death dateJuly 4, 1902
Place of deathBelur Math, Howrah, India
Place of burialN/A


"God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life."

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"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."

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"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."

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"Arise! Awake! and stop not until the goal is reached."

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"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."

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