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Vedanta for the West

the Ramakrishna movement in the United States

by Carl T. Jackson

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Ramakrishna, 1836-1886.,
    • Vivekananda, Swami, 1863-1902.,
    • Ramakrishna Math -- Missions -- United States -- History.,
    • Hinduism -- Missions -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [170]-179) and index.

      StatementCarl T. Jackson.
      SeriesReligion in North America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL1280.35.U6 J3 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 185 p. :
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1415249M
      ISBN 10025333098X
      LC Control Number93024702

      Books shelved as vedanta: The Upanishads by Anonymous, Self-Knowledge: Sankara's Atmabodha by Adi Shankaracharya, The Value Of Values by Dayananda Sara. The East and the West or Prachya o Paschatya is a book written by Swami Vivekananda. In this book Swami Vivekananda made a comparative study of eastern and Western cultures.

      Vedanta (/ v ɪ ˈ d ɑː n t ə /; Sanskrit: वेदान्त, IAST: Vedānta) or Uttara Mīmāṃsā is one of the six schools of Hindu lly meaning "end of the Vedas", Vedanta reflects ideas that emerged from, or were aligned with, the speculations and philosophies contained in the Upanishads, specifically, knowledge and liberation.. Vedanta contains many sub-traditions. The books of the Ramakrishna Order have made a significant contribution in making Vedanta accessible to the English-speaking world, particularly through translations of the Upanishads, the Gita, the Brahmasutra (along with commentaries) and other important Sanskrit texts. The publication houses of the Order have released more than two thousand.

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Symbol and immediate experience (Vedanta and the West)Author: Aldous Huxley. This book published by Advaita Ashrama, a publication house of Ramakrishna Math, Belur Math, India, comprises of lectures and talks of Swami Prabhavananda on Vedanta and spiritual life.

The Swami had an extraordinary ability to make even the most subtle of. Vedanta & the West Paperback – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" — — — Paperback — The Amazon Book Review Book recommendations, author interviews, editors' picks, and cturer: VEDANTA PRESS.

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Later on as the Minister-in-charge of the Vedanta Society of Northern California, San Francisco from until his passing away inthe Swami was one of the guiding forces for the Vedanta Movement in the West. This book published by Advaita Ashrama, a publication house of Ramakrishna Math, Belur Math, borrows its title from an inspired utterance of Swami Vivekananda which forms the subject of.

Description: This book published by Advaita Ashrama, a publication house of Ramakrishna Math, Belur Math, India, comprises of lectures and talks of Swami Prabhavananda on Vedanta and spiritual life.

The Swami had an extraordinary ability to make even. Swami Atmarupananda is the resident swami at the Vivekananda Retreat, Ridgely, in Stone Ridge, New York. Swami Atmarupananda was assistant to the editor of Prabuddha Bharata from to and has written many articles for Vedanta journals.

This article. The Vedanta Book Center is operated by the Vivekananda Vedanta Society of Chicago, which is a branch of the Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission.

The Vedanta Book Center carries most of the books published by the Ramakrishna Order, as well as books. This book is a very interesting introduction to the ideas of Indian Vedanta philosophy for the Western reader. Many of the essays included were written by eminent Westerners such as Christopher Isherwood and Aldous Huxley, but there are Cited by: Vedanta for the West: the Ramakrishna movement in the United States User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

This important book fills a gap in our knowledge. Histories of Vedanta have appeared before, but they have been by devotees; Jackson's work demonstrates the objectivity and thoroughness of a trained Read full review/5(2).

This item: Living Wisdom: Vedanta in the West by Pravrajika Vrajaprana Paperback $ Only 5 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by 5/5(1).

Swami Prabhavananda was the founder and guru at the Vedanta Society of Southern California for nearly 50 years. He passed away on July 4, It took 40 years before we were able to make this book available.

For a long time, the material was quietly available to only our monastics and close devotees. The first part of the book is a biography of the swami.

He joined in the early years of our. Based on the spiritual classic Vedanta for the Western World. Included are articles by some of this century's finest writers on spirituality: Huston Smith, Fr. Thomas Keating, Pico Iyer, Rabbi. Vedanta Temple Vedanta Place Hollywood, CA () [email protected] San Diego Ramakrishna Monastery Upas Street San Diego, CA () [email protected] Santa Barbara Vedanta Temple Ladera Lane Santa Barbara, CA () [email protected] Orange County Ramakrishna Monastery The book is a collection of essays written originally for Udbodhan magazine by Swami Vivekananda as he toured the world.

He felt that every nation is an expression of an idea, and that East and West have much to learn from each other, yet each must remain true to their own self.

This was at a time when the British empire reigned supreme, and India was under its rule. The articles themselves. Vedanta: Voice of Freedom is culled from Vivekananda's collected works. This book presents in a clear and concise form the spiritual wisdom of India as it has evolved over five thousand years.

Thus it evokes the living Vedanta put forth by an extraordin Vivekananda once said, "I have a message to the West, as Buddha had a message to the East."/5. His overwhelming success resulted in the founding of a number of centers throughout America, and many believe, the emergence of Eastern philosophy in the West.

Swami Vivekananda's approach to Vedanta is probably the most tuned to the needs of the Western world. We especially recommend his books on the different "Yogas.". The Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centres organisation is recognised internationally as one of the most important and authentic yoga institutions in the world.

Our Ashrams can be found in some of the most beautiful places on earth, fully conducive to the practice of yoga and meditation and to the study of the deeper aspects of this ancient science. Vedanta is the most encompassing and open of the six orthodox systems of Hinduism and is considered the quintessence of Eastern thought and mysticism.

An important part of modern intellectual Hinduism, Vedanta is often regarded as a truly universal religion and had many adherents in the West.4/5(1).This book is an outcome of the painstaking research work undertaken by the author with a view to provide correct information, as far as possible, to the devotees of Swami Vivekananda about his stay and work in the West together with contemporary reports and illustrations.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Philosophy: Real Religion / Swami Vivekananda--The Minimum Working Hypothesis / Aldous Huxley--The Starting Point / Swami Ashokananda--Is Vedanta for the West?/ Swami Atmarupananda--A Meaningful Life / Pravrajika Vrajaprana--The Wisdom Teachings of India / Richard Schiffman- .