Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Hindu > Sri Narayan Guru: An Appreciation
Displaying 5480 of 7148         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Sri Narayan Guru: An Appreciation
Sri Narayan Guru: An Appreciation
Description
Publisher's Note

In continuation of Bhavan's Eternal Values Booklets Series 1 to 20 which have received a warm welcome by the discerning reading public, the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan has pleasure in bringing out its Eternal Values Booklets Series 21, by Poojya Swami Ranganathananda under the title, Sri Narayana Guru: An Appreciation. It is our hope that this booklet will also receive the same enthusiastic response from the readers.

Sri Narayana Guru: An Appreciation contains the speech delivered by Swami on the occasion of Sri Narayana Guru Birthday Celebrations, Rangoon, Burma, 1940.

As Swamihi Says, in the great work of reform and consolidation in the wider fields of India, the ideals and methods of Sri Narayan Guru are bound to be an unfailing source of inspiration and guidance. In all that he was and in all that he did, Sri Narayana Guru stands as the supreme symbol of hope and redemption to the depressed classes of India.

About the Author

Born in village of Trikkur, Kerala State, on December 15, 1908, Swami Ranganthananda joined the Ramakrishna Order, the international spiritual and cultural movement founded by Swami Vivekananda, at its branch in Mysore in 1926. He was formally initiated into Sannyasa in 1933 by Swami Shivananda, one of the eminent disciples of Sri Ramakrishna and the second President of the Order. After spending the first twelve years in the Order's branches in Mysore and Bangalore, the first six years of which as cook, dishwasher and house-keeper and later as warden of student's hostel, he worked as Secretary and librarian at the Ramakrishna Mission branch at Rangoon- from 1939 to 1942, and thereafter as President of the Ramakrishna Math and Mission, Karachi, from 1942 to 1948.

From 1949 to 1962, he worked as the Secretary of the New Delhi branch of the Mission, and from 1962 to 1967, he was the Secretary of the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Cultural Studies, and Editor of its monthly journal.

From 1973 to 1993 he was President of Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad and from 1994-1998 he was Vice President of Worldwide Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission. Now he is its President, and stays at Belur Math.

H has undertaken extensive lecture tours form 1946 to 1972 covering 50 countries. Form 1973 to 1986 he visited annually Australia, USA, Holland and Germany.

In 1986 he was awarded the first Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration.

CONTENTS
Publisher's Note V
1 Introductory 1
2 Sri Narayana Guru: His Social Background 2
3 Religion and Social Change in Modern India 4
4 Sri Narayana Guru's Approach to Social Change 6
5 The Guru's wisdom and Discernment 8
6 The guru's Programme of Root and Branch Reform 10
7 The Solid Gains 11
8 Conclusion 12

Sri Narayan Guru: An Appreciation

Item Code:
IDG959
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2003
ISBN:
8172763220
Size:
8.5"X 5.5"
Pages:
15
Price:
$5.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Sri Narayan Guru: An Appreciation

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 7259 times since 28th Dec, 2013
Publisher's Note

In continuation of Bhavan's Eternal Values Booklets Series 1 to 20 which have received a warm welcome by the discerning reading public, the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan has pleasure in bringing out its Eternal Values Booklets Series 21, by Poojya Swami Ranganathananda under the title, Sri Narayana Guru: An Appreciation. It is our hope that this booklet will also receive the same enthusiastic response from the readers.

Sri Narayana Guru: An Appreciation contains the speech delivered by Swami on the occasion of Sri Narayana Guru Birthday Celebrations, Rangoon, Burma, 1940.

As Swamihi Says, in the great work of reform and consolidation in the wider fields of India, the ideals and methods of Sri Narayan Guru are bound to be an unfailing source of inspiration and guidance. In all that he was and in all that he did, Sri Narayana Guru stands as the supreme symbol of hope and redemption to the depressed classes of India.

About the Author

Born in village of Trikkur, Kerala State, on December 15, 1908, Swami Ranganthananda joined the Ramakrishna Order, the international spiritual and cultural movement founded by Swami Vivekananda, at its branch in Mysore in 1926. He was formally initiated into Sannyasa in 1933 by Swami Shivananda, one of the eminent disciples of Sri Ramakrishna and the second President of the Order. After spending the first twelve years in the Order's branches in Mysore and Bangalore, the first six years of which as cook, dishwasher and house-keeper and later as warden of student's hostel, he worked as Secretary and librarian at the Ramakrishna Mission branch at Rangoon- from 1939 to 1942, and thereafter as President of the Ramakrishna Math and Mission, Karachi, from 1942 to 1948.

From 1949 to 1962, he worked as the Secretary of the New Delhi branch of the Mission, and from 1962 to 1967, he was the Secretary of the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Cultural Studies, and Editor of its monthly journal.

From 1973 to 1993 he was President of Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad and from 1994-1998 he was Vice President of Worldwide Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission. Now he is its President, and stays at Belur Math.

H has undertaken extensive lecture tours form 1946 to 1972 covering 50 countries. Form 1973 to 1986 he visited annually Australia, USA, Holland and Germany.

In 1986 he was awarded the first Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration.

CONTENTS
Publisher's Note V
1 Introductory 1
2 Sri Narayana Guru: His Social Background 2
3 Religion and Social Change in Modern India 4
4 Sri Narayana Guru's Approach to Social Change 6
5 The Guru's wisdom and Discernment 8
6 The guru's Programme of Root and Branch Reform 10
7 The Solid Gains 11
8 Conclusion 12
Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Related Items

The Word Of The Guru : The Life And Teachings of Guru Narayana
by Nataraja Guru
Paperback (Edition: 2008)
D. K. Printworld Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAE366
$45.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Narayana Guru: Complete Works
by Muni Narayan Prasad
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
National Book Trust, India
Item Code: NAF681
$25.00
SOLD
Narayana Guru
Item Code: IDF333
$32.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Appreciating Carnatic Music
by Chitravina N. Ravikiran
Paperback (Edition: 2006)
Ganesh and Co
Item Code: NAF002
$15.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Guru Granth Sahib (Set of 4 Vol.)
by Dr. Gopal Singh
Hardcover (Edition: 2005)
Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAG878
$95.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Krishna (The Lord of Guruvayur)
by K.R. Vaidyanathan
Paperback (Edition: 2011)
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
Item Code: IDK655
$16.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Life of M. and Sri Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita
Item Code: IHL099
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

Nice website..has a collection of rare books.
Srikanth
Beautiful products nicely presented and easy to use website
Amanda, UK.
I received my order, very very beautiful products. I hope to buy something more. Thank you!
Gulnora, Uzbekistan
Thank you very much for the courtesy you showed me for the time I buy my books. The last book is a good book. İt is important in terms of recognizing fine art of İndia.
Suzan, Turkey
Thank You very much Sir. I really like the saree and the blouse fit perfeact. Thank You again.
Sulbha, USA
I have received the parcel yesterday and the shiv-linga idol is sooo beautiful and u have exceeded my expectations...
Guruprasad, Bangalore
Yesterday I received my lost and through you again found order. Very quickly I must say !. Thank you and thank you again for your service. I am very happy with this double CD of Ustad Shujaat Husain Khan. I thought it was lost forever and now I can add it to my CD collection. I hope in the near future to buy again at your online shop. You have wonderful items to offer !
Joke van der Baars, the Netherlands
I recently ordered a hand embroidered stole. It was expensive and I was slightly worried about ordering it on line. It has arrived and is magnificent. I couldn't be happier, I will treasure this stole for ever. Thank you.
Jackie
Today Lord SIVA arrived well in Munich. Thank you for the save packing. Everything fine. Hari Om
Hermann, Munchen
Thank you very much for keeping such an exotic collection of Books. Keep going strong Exotic India!!!
Shweta, Germany
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2017 © Exotic India