ISBN 9789383225798,Karamyogi Swami Vivekanand

Karamyogi Swami Vivekanand



Diamond Books

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9789383225798

ISBN-10 9383225793


Number of Pages 24 Pages
Language (Gujarati)

Non Fiction

Swami Vivekanand - a respected and great personality of India - devoted his entire life in spreading Hindu philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to western world.

Also known as the 'chief disciple' of Guru Ramakrishna Paramhansa, Swami Vivekanand was the founder of two great organisations - Ramakrishna Mission and Ramakrishna Math. He gave India and Hinduism a new identity by strengthening the unity and faith of people.

About the Author
Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' born on15 August, 1959 at Village Pinani Patti Ghudaudasyam (Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand) Till date, 31 poetry collections, story collections and novels have been published. The important ones are as follows: Sparsh Ganga, Nanda Raj Jat: Himalay ka Mahakumbh (Mahapandit Rahul Sankrityayan Award-2009), Desh na hum jalne denge, Ai vatan tere liye (Poetry), Khadey huye prashna, Ek aur kahani, Meel ke paththar (Stories) and Beera, Pallavi, Veerangana, Major Nirala (Novel) Honours and Awards l Honoured by former Presidents, Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma and Giani Zail Singh, for poetic creations devoted to patriotism. l Awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science by the International Open University (Colombo). l Two civilian honors conferred by the Government of Mauritius - GOPIO Award for Extraordinary Achievements and Mauritius Samman. l Honored by several famous institutions of various states of India. Social and Political Arenas l A teacher by profession, Dr. Nishank was elected as MLA from Karanprayag assembly constituency in 1991, 1993 and 1996 (before the creation of Uttarakhand). l Cabinet Minister (Uttranchal Develop- ment Department) in 1997 (U.P.) l Culture Minister at U.P. in 1998. l Cabinet Minister in Uttaranchal Government in 2000; headed 12 departments. l Took over as the C.M. of Uttarakhand on 27 June, 2009. Served As Chief Minister of Uttarakhand.