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Vivekananda

[vee-vi-kuh-nuhn-duh]
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noun
  1. Narendranath Datta, 1863–1902, Hindu religious leader and teacher.
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Examples from the Web for vivekananda

Historical Examples

  • Vivekananda gazed with his beautiful, piercing eyes deep into my own.

    Autobiography of a YOGI

    Paramhansa Yogananda

  • Vivekananda sought to blend Christian philanthropy with the Vedantic philosophy.

    A Tour of the Missions

    Augustus Hopkins Strong

  • Remember Vivekananda's use of the Atman: it is indeed not a scientific use, for we can make no particular deductions from it.

    Pragmatism

    William James


British Dictionary definitions for vivekananda

Vivekananda

noun
  1. original name Narendranath Datta. 1862–1902, Indian Hindu religious teacher. A disciple of Ramakrishna, he introduced Vedantism to the West
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