Swami Vivekananda Jnana Yoga

ISBN 13: 9780911206210

Jnana Yoga

4.44 avg rating
( 479 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780911206210: Jnana Yoga
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

By Swami Vivekananda, Jnana-Yoga, the Path of Knowledge, describes the essence of Vedanta philosophy - the wisdom of the Vedas, Upanishads, and the Bhagavad Gita in a modern scientific manner. Jnana-Yoga, along with Swami Vivekananda's Karma-Yoga, Bhakti-Yoga, and Raja-Yoga, are considered classics and outstanding treatises on Hindu philosophy. The Swami's deep spiritual insight, fervid eloquence, and broad human sympathy, shine forth in these works and offer inspiration to all spiritual seekers.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

Swami Vivekananda, India's first spiritual and cultural ambassador to the West, came to represent the religions of India at the World Parliament of Religions, held at Chicago in connection with the World's Fair (Columbian Exposition) of 1893. His message of the unity of humankind and harmony of religions was embraced by the public and press of the time as representing the essence of the Parliament. The Swami wished to create a bridge between the East and the West by bringing to America the gift of India's ancient spirituality, in exchange for the scientific and industrial outlook of the West. After four years of traveling and teaching in America and Europe, the Swami returned to India, where he is revered as a "Patriot Saint." The government of India has declared his birthday a national holiday. In 1976 on the occasion of the American Bicentennial, Swami Vivekananda was honored by the Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery as one who came to America from abroad during the past 200 years and made a significant impact on its spiritual development.

Upon his return to India, Swami Vivekananda founded The Ramakrishna Order of India in the name of his teacher, Sri Ramakrishna, who is regarded as the Prophet of Harmony of Religions. The Order is the pre-eminent religious organization of modern India. More than 1000 monks of the Order serve throughout the world. While in the West the work is mainly in the form of conducting worship, teaching, writing and lecturing, in India the Order is widely known for its vast charitable activities -- running hospitals and schools, rural uplift, and extensive relief work in times of emergency. The Swamis of the Order work tirelessly in the spirit of "Service of God in Man," regarding the service of all people as a veritable form of worship.

The Centers of the Order in America, often referred to by such names as Ramakrishna or Vivekananda Centers, or Vedanta Societies, were first organized by Swami Vivekananda for the propagation of the Swami's teachings. Today there are Centers in many of America's major cities, including New York, Boston, Providence, Chicago, St. Louis, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Berkeley, Sacramento, and Hollywood. Because of their belief in the underlying truth of all religions, the Centers of the Ramakrishna Order are at the forefront of the Interfaith Movement. (Publisher's comments written by Swami Adiswarananda, Spiritual Leader, Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center of New York).

From the Back Cover:

"His words are great music, phrases in the style of Beethoven, stirring rhythms like the march of Handel choruses. I cannot touch these sayings of his, scattered as they are through the pages of books at thirty years' distance, without receiving a thrill through my body, like an electric shock. And what shocks, what transports, must have been produced when in burning words they issued from the lips of the hero!" - Romain Rolland on Swami Vivekananda.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 15.00
US$ 20.66

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Swami Vivekananda
Published by Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center,N.Y., United States (1982)
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center,N.Y., United States, 1982. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Seller Inventory # NLF9780911206210

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 20.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Swami Vivekananda
Published by Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center,N.Y., United States (1982)
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center,N.Y., United States, 1982. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Seller Inventory # NLF9780911206210

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 21.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Swami Vivekananda
Published by Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 7867355

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 14.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.69
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Vivekananda, Swami
Published by Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center. Condition: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Seller Inventory # 0911206213

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 24.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Swami Vivekananda
Published by Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center (1982)
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center, 1982. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. second paperbound edition edition. 327 pages. 8.00x5.50x1.00 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __0911206213

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 26.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.40
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Vivekananda, Swami
Published by Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center (1982)
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center, 1982. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110911206213

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 39.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Swami Vivekananda
Published by Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center (1982)
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center, 1982. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. second paperbound edition edition. 327 pages. 8.00x5.50x1.00 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 0911206213

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 35.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.39
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Vivekananda, Swami
Published by Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center
ISBN 10: 0911206213 ISBN 13: 9780911206210
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Ramakrishna Vivekanada Center. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0911206213 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.0505849

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds