Belur Math
Belūr Maṭh or Belur Mutt is the headquarters of the Ramakrishna Math and Mission, founded by Swami Vivekananda, a chief disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa. It is located on the west bank of Hooghly R...
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Ramakrishna Mission Swami Vivekananda's Ancestral House and Cultural Centre
Ramakrishna Mission Swami Vivekananda's Ancestral House and Cultural Centre is a museum and cultural centre. It is located at 3, Gourmohan Mukherjee Street, Kolkata, India. In this house, Swami Viveka...
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Sarat Chandra Chakravarty
Sarat Chandra Chakravarty (Bengali:শরৎ চন্দ্র চক্রবর্ত্তি) was a direct householder disciple of Swami Vivekananda and was the chronicler of "Diary of a Disciple" (Bengali:স্বামী শিষ্য সংবাদ) which is ...
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Helena Blavatsky
Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (Russian: Еле́на Петро́вна Блава́тская, Yelena Petrovna Blavatskaya; 12 August [O.S. 31 July] 1831 – 8 May 1891) was an occultist, spirit...
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Fourth Way
The Fourth Way is an approach to self-development described by George Gurdjieff, which he developed over years of travel in the East. It combines what he saw as three established traditional "ways," o...
Basiswar Sen
Basiswar Sen was an eminent Indian scientist and agriculturist. He was a pioneer of the Green Revolution movement that changed the food landscape of India by growing abundant food grains, thereby redu...
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Franz Mesmer
Franz Anton Mesmer (/ˈmɛzmər/; [ˈmɛsmɐ]; May 23, 1734 – March 5, 1815) was a German physician with an interest in astronomy, who theorised that there was a natural energetic transference that occurred...
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Gurdjieff movements
The Gurdjieff movements is a series of sacred dances that were collected or authored by G. I. Gurdjieff and taught to his students as part of the work of self observation and self study.Gurdjieff taug...
Vedanta Society of New York
Vedanta Society of New York (VSNY) was the first Vedanta Society founded by the Indian Hindu monk, Vivekananda in New York in November 1894. In 1897, Abhedananda, another disciple of Ramakrishna, who ...
Peter Hahn
Peter von Hahn (1799–1875), member of the Russian nobility, remembered in the United States mainly as the father of Helena Blavatsky.
Son of Lieutenant-General Alexis Gustavovich von Hahn an...
Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement
Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM) is a development organization based in Saragur near Mysore in Karnataka state in India. The organization is engaged in building a new civil society in India t...
Swami Achalananda
Achalananda (born Kedarnath Moulik in 1876, died 1947), popularly known as Kedar Baba, was a direct monastic disciple of Vivekananda and the founder of Ramakrishna Mission Home of Service, in Varanasi...
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Isis Unveiled
Isis Unveiled: A Master-Key to the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Science and Theology, published in 1877, is a book of esoteric philosophy and Helena Petrovna Blavatsky's first major work and a key ...
Bahujana sukhaya bahujana hitaya cha
Bahujana sukhaya bahujana hitaya cha (translates to "for the happiness of the many, for the welfare of the many") is a dictum or aphorism enunciated in the Rigveda in Sanskrit. Hinduism defines five b...
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George Gurdjieff
George Ivanovich Gurdjieff /ˈɡɜrdʒiˌɛf/ (January 13, 1866–1877?)|- October 29, 1949), also commonly referred to as Georges Ivanovich Gurdjieff and G. I. Gurdjieff, was an influential spiritual teacher...
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Hodgson Report
Report of the committee appointed to investigate phenomena connected with the Theosophical Society, commonly called the Hodgson Report was an 1885 report by the Society for Psychical Research (SPR) on...
Princess Helene Dolgoruki
Helene Dolgoruki (1789-1860) (also known as Yelena in Russian), best remembered in the United States as the grandmother, and surrogate mother of Madame Blavatsky.
Helene was the daughter of Prince...
Vivekananda and meditation
Meditation played a very important role in the life and teachings of Vivekananda. He was interested in meditation from his childhood. His master Ramakrishna found him a dhyana-siddha (expert in medita...
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Vedanta Kesari
Vedanta Kesari (The lion of Vedanta) (formerly Brahmavadin) is an English language monthly magazine covering spiritual and cultural issues, published by the Ramakrishna Math in Chennai, India, since 1...
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Emanuel Swedenborg
Emanuel Swedenborg (/ˈswiːdənˌbɔrɡ/;  Swedish pronunciation ; born Emanuel Swedberg on 29 January 1688; died 29 March 1772) was a Swedish scientist, philosopher, theologian, revelator, and m...
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Coulomb Affair
The Coulomb Affair refers to a conflict between Emma and Alexis Coulomb, on one side, and Helena Blavatsky and the Theosophical Society, on the other.Blavatsky met Emma and Alex in 1871 in Cairo. They...