Swami Vivekananda Short Biography in English

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Swami Vivekananda traveled with the most famous philosophers in Bengal as well as in the whole of India. He was also a writer and musician. Every book written by him continues to inspire and inspire all Bengalis and the whole country.

Swami was such a great person whose high thoughts, spiritual knowledge, and cultural experience left a deep impression on everyone. His unprecedented forward-looking attitude played a vital role in India’s development at that time.

That he was by nature. He loved other animals as well as ordinary people. He always promised to give everyone equal love to every creature, because the God of creation lives in every nature, His will.

Swami also believed in the principle of brotherly love and love for all. He thought that by brotherhood and goodwill, every man could build his life beautifully.

He was also a very confident man and once told everyone -“Unless you can believe in yourself, you can’t even believe in God.”

Swami Vivekananda Life History

Swami Vivekananda was born on January 12, 1863, in the famous Dutta family of Shimla village in north Kolkata. His father’s name was Vishwanath Dutta, a lawyer of the Calcutta High Court. And his mother’s name was Bhubaneswar Devi, who was an ordinary housewife.

Swami Vivekananda had 9 members in his family. His brother-in-law, Dhendranath Dutta, was an eminent writer and companion of Vivekananda on a foreign trip, and his younger brother Bhupendranath Dutta was a prominent communist editorial at that time.

It’s known that from childhood, Swami’s mother Bhubaneswar Devi was the first to wake up spiritually. She was a very religious woman He has a lot of scholarship on Hinduism Ramayana and Mahabharata She was also a woman of that time but could understand English well and speak a little artless.

Bhuvaneshwari Devi and Vishwanath Dutta had a lot to contribute to building what we now know about Swami’s great character. But, many of us do not know about this today.

I told you beforehand that the interest that Narendranath Dutta alias Vivekananda had shown towards spirituality from an early age.

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During that time, he often meditated in front of various idols and was also keenly interested in various saints. As a child, he was so distant that it would sometimes be difficult for his parents to handle him.

It is heard that his mother always used to say – “I wanted a son to Shiva, he did not come and send his eagle to a ghost”

Do you know Despite being a naughty little Narendranath, he was a very intelligent man and a brave man? He had a strange genius, whom he would once see and never forget, and he would remember what he once read.

Really! No one could have imagined that this little Narendranath Dutt would one day become known to the world as the bearer of spirituality, nationality, Hindu religion and Indian culture, and Swami Vivekananda.

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     Swami Vivekananda Education

Swami Vivekananda was 1871 first admitted to the Metropolitan Institution established by Ishtar Chandra Vijayanagar and studied there until he and his family relocated to Jaipur in Chhattisgarh.

1897 After coming back from Jaipur and then, he pass the first division in the entrance examination and admitted to the Presidency College, Kolkata. He passed the first section of all the college exams that year and made a mark as the only student.

After completing his studies from the Presidency, he joined another well-established college Scottish Church in Kolkata. Here he studied Western logic, Western philosophy and European history, and was able to graduate in 1884.

In studying in college, he also read many other books He has a keen interest in religion, philosophy, history, art, sociology and literature. He also read Vedas, Upanishads, Ramayana and Mahabharata at an early age.

Even in the midst of such studies, he never forgot to exercise his body Every day he remembers spending time in exercise, yoga and sports.

Traveller Swami Vivekananda

Let me tell you, Swami Vivekananda was wearing a garment at the age of just 25 and then he decided to travel all over India. In 1888 he left the monastery as a priest.

It is known that during the travel, Swami Vivekananda’s companion was a Kamandalu, a stick and two of his favourite books – Bhagavadgita and Isanusaran. For five years he travelled all over India and became well acquainted with various sects and societies

During his travels to India, he visited many places, including Varanasi, Agra, Vrindavan, Alwar, and with Swami Akhandananda on July 1890, he went to Nainital, Almora, Srinagar, Deirdun, Rishikesh, Haridwar and finally to the Himalayas.

During this visit, he spent many nights in the palace and sometimes in the cottages of many poor people. Whenever he could find a place to hang his head, he would go free.

He arrived in Kanyakumari on December 23, 1892 There he was in meditation for three days He then left Kanyakumari for Abu Road in Rajasthan Where she met Swami Brahmananda and Swami Turiananda.

He lamented to both of them about India’s poverty and human suffering This tragic situation in India hurts him deeply inside That is why he decided to attend a religious conference in America to liberate India from all these.

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Swami Vivekananda Chicago Speech

The world Religious Conference of the 1883 Year was held in Chicago, the USA There, Swami Vivekananda participates for India.

At one of the conferences where every religious leader kept their great texts, Swami repeatedly Bhagavadgita there to analyze Indian Hindu religion the people. All the religious leaders there suddenly started laughing at him.

Swamiji was not bothered by this, he came there to give a speech as soon as the conference started, he analyzed the Indian Hindu religion and scriptures so beautifully that he looked at all the spectators and started clapping.

In his speech, as was the wisdomMedicic philosophy there was also a message of peace. He addressed extremism and sectarianism through his speech.

His speeches helped to bring Hinduism and India back to the top of the world again.

Death of Swami Vivekananda

Finally, on 4 July 1902 at the age of 39 Swami Vivekananda breathed his last. He or she would wake up in the morning and meditate for three hours in the Blur Math premises. She also talked with her about her future plans, for the Ramakrishna Math while walking with her husband Premananda.

Then he returned to his house around 8 pm and instructed everyone not to bother

He died about two hours later, at 9:10 pm while meditating. doctors, he died of a cerebral artery burst but the disciples he died voluntarily, he did not die.

Swami Vivekananda 10 Motivational Quotes


“When you are busy, everything seems to be easy but laziness is not easy”-Swami Vivekananda.


“Risk in your life, if you win, you lead and if you lose you can lead others the right way” – Swami Vivekananda


“Never say never, never say I can’t You are eternal and all power is inside you. you can do everything ”- Swami Vivekananda


“Reject anything that makes you physically, intellectually, and spiritually weak” – Swami Vivekananda


“Let them think about what the world thinks of you If you hold firm to your goals. the world will one day be in front of you ”- Swami Vivekananda


“Unless you believe in yourself, you will not believe in God” – Swami Vivekananda


“Get up and don’t wait until you’re successful”-Swami Vivekananda


“Man’s service is God’s service” – Swami Vivekananda


“Desire, ignorance and discrimination – all three are the triad of bonds”


“Nevercount on big plans, start slowly, build your land and then expand it”

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