Swami Vivekananda Biography, Life Story, Death, and Ramakrishna Mission

Hi guys! in this article, I’m going to tell you about Swami Vivekananda Biography, life story, Major events, and Ramakrishna Missions. Swami Vivekananda is a well-known person by people. He is a social reformer and very inspiring personality. His original name was Narendranath Datta.

About Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda was born in an Indian Hindu family. He was born in Kolkata on 12 January 1863. Father’s name is Vishwanath Datta and mother’s name, Bhuvaneshwari Devi. He was a Chief disciple of 19th century Indian mystic Ramakrishna.

Vivekananda was influenced by his guru Ramakrishna. Swami Vivekananda conducts thousands of lectures and classes in United States. Vivekananda Birthday was celebrated as “National Youth Day”.

Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda Biography, Wife, and Death

NameSwami Vivekananda
Original NameNarendranath Datta
Father NameVishwanath Datta
Mother NameBhuvaneshwari Devi
ProfessionRamakrishna Mission Founder
Born In12 January 1983
Died In4 July 1902
ReligionHindu
GuruRamakrishna
PhilosophyModern Vedanta, Raja Yoga
Literary WorksKarma Yoga
My Master
Jnana Yoga
CitizenshipBritish India
Educational QualificationThe University Of Calcutta (B.A), Presidency College
Wife NameNot Married

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Swami Vivekananda’s Ramakrishna Missions

We already said that Swami Vivekananda was influenced by his guru Ramakrishna. In 1881, Vivekananda met Ramakrishna first time. In 1882, Vivekananda meets Ramkrishna with his friends. This meeting was the turning point of his life. In 1885, Ramakrishna was died because of throat cancer.

After the death of Ramakrishna, Vivekananda decides to convert the dilapidated house at Baranagar. Narendra and other disciples used to spend many hours practicing meditation and religious austerities every day.

Conclusion

Swami Vivekananda is the greatest inspiration for the Youngest people. The greatest leader also. Try to read his books in your free time to gain knowledge. Thank You!

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