Vivekananda

Mamta Banerjee urges people not to join BJP at any cost

Mamta Banerjee urges people not to join BJP at any cost

Terming the BJP as a party that endorses the ideology of polarisation and riots, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee on Tuesday urged people not to join the party at any cost.

Apr 25, 2017, 16:15 PM IST
Swami Vivekananda Jayanti: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute on National Youth Day

Swami Vivekananda Jayanti: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute on National Youth Day

Swami Vivekananda's short yet unforgettable life journey continues to inspire us even after so many years. The philosophical guru's birthday (January 12) is marked as the National Youth Day in the country, as he is an epitome of inspiration for the young India.

Jan 12, 2017, 15:52 PM IST
153rd birth anniversary: Swami Vivekananda statue to be built in Ranchi Lake

153rd birth anniversary: Swami Vivekananda statue to be built in Ranchi Lake

A statue of Swami Vivekananda will be built in the middle of the Ranchi Lake in the Jharkhand capital.

Jan 12, 2016, 20:40 PM IST
East Bengal to test bench strength in AFC Cup match on Tuesday

East Bengal to test bench strength in AFC Cup match on Tuesday

 Virtually out of contention for the next round, East Bengal will try out their bench strength when they face Balestier Khalsa FC of Singapore in their group F fixture of the AFC Cup football tournament at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here on Tuesday.

Apr 13, 2015, 19:51 PM IST

Smriti Irani asks students to follow Vivekananda's teachings

 HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday called upon the students to follow the teachings of Swami Vivekananda for character development and nation building.

Feb 12, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

PM urges young Indians to be inspired by Vivekananda

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday urged every young Indian, irrespective of faith and religion, to be inspired by Swami Vivekananda.

Jan 12, 2014, 14:13 PM IST

Dalai Lama hopeful of solution in Tibet

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Tuesday expressed hope that a solution would be found for the problems being faced by Tibet and Tibetans from China.

Jan 07, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

Indian American youths trace Vivekananda footsteps in US

A group of Indian American youths including students and young professionals are marking the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda.

Jul 16, 2013, 09:28 AM IST

Vivekananda’s 111th death anniversary – pearls of wisdom from the master

July 4, 2013 marks the 111th death anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. A spiritual leader par excellence, Vivekananda is regarded as the patriotic spiritual giant of modern India.

Jul 04, 2013, 12:05 PM IST

Vivekananda`s teachings can be the `guiding light`: Prez

Hailing Swami Vivekananda for his contribution in the uplift of the masses, President Pranab Mukherjee today said his teachings can be the "guiding light" for the challenges of ethics and morality faced by the society.

Mar 07, 2013, 15:27 PM IST

Republic Day tableaux pay tribute to Bollywood, Vivekananda

Tableaux paying tribute to India cinema on its 100th anniversary and homage to Swami Vivekananda were among the varied display of art and culture at the 64th Republic Day parade here Saturday.

Jan 26, 2013, 18:39 PM IST

Assam to observe 150th anniv of Vivekananda

A year-long programme would be organised in Assam along with the rest of the country to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda.

Jan 10, 2013, 15:35 PM IST

Digvijay attacks Gadkari over remark on Vivekanand

Congress leader Digvijay Singh Monday took a dig at the BJP over its chief Nitin Gadkari`s remark that the intelligence quotient level of Swami Vivekanand and Dawood Ibrahim could have been almost the same.

Nov 05, 2012, 16:09 PM IST

Gadkari equates Vivekananda’s IQ with Dawood

BJP chief Nitin Gadkari has said that the intelligence quotient level of Swami Vivekanand and Dawood Ibrahim was almost the same.

Nov 05, 2012, 08:54 AM IST

Anna inspires sale of Vivekananda`s books

Books on Swami Vivekanada are flying off the shelves Anna Hazare repeatedly referred to the philosopher-saint as the guiding light of his life.

Aug 22, 2011, 11:08 AM IST

Vivekananda movement grows in Nepal

Swami Vivekananda`s social reforms are gathering momentum in Nepal.

Jan 11, 2011, 14:44 PM IST

Jagan denies reports of altercation with uncle

Former Congress MP Y S Jagan
Mohan Reddy tonight said there is "no truth" in reports that
he and his uncle Y S Vivekananda Reddy had an altercation
during a meeting in native Kadapa district.

Dec 02, 2010, 00:50 AM IST

Jagan`s meeting with Vivekananda ends on acrimonious note

A second round of meeting
late on Tuesday night to broker truce between Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and
his uncle Vivekananda Reddy ended on an acrimonious note as
the two reportedly came to near blows.

Nov 30, 2010, 22:22 PM IST

Cong MLC continues indefinite fast for united AP

Congress MLC Y S Vivekananda
Reddy, brother of late chief minister Y S Rajasekhara Reddy,
continued his indefinite hunger strike at a hospital here on
the sixth day.

Dec 21, 2009, 00:02 AM IST