ISBN 9789351362708,Cosmic Love And Human Apathy : Swami Vivekananda's Restatement Of Religion

Cosmic Love And Human Apathy : Swami Vivekananda's Restatement Of Religion



Harper Collins Publishers Inc

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789351362708

ISBN-10 9351362701


Number of Pages 328 Pages
Language (English)

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Swami Vivekananda embraced the idea of a rational and scientific world with his patriotic and spiritual messages, conveyed especially to the youth of India. In this book, the author examines the saint patriot's formulation of Hinduism as a religion, through the insightful essays. It probes into Vivekananda's perspectives on several subjects with an inspiring and thought-provoking narration. About The author Jyotirmaya Sharma is an Indian academician and author. He is the professor of Political Science at the University of Hyderabad. He has been a fellow of the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies and the Indian Institute of Advanced Study. He frequently gives lectures in universities in India and abroad, and has held editorial positions at The Hindu and The Times of India. Jyotirmaya Sharma regularly writes columns for Hindustan Times, Outlook and Mail Today. Some of his other works are Hindutva: Exploring the Idea of Hindu Nationalism, A Restatement of Religion: Swami Vivekananda and the Making of Hindu Nationalism, and Terrifying Vision: M. S. Golwalkar, the RSS and India.