Ramakrishna Math and Mission

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  • Vedanta Societies/Ramakrishna Math and Mission —    The Vedanta Societies are part of a missionary movement created by the monastic disciples of Sri RAMAKRISHNA Paramahansa (1836–86), the Indian saint of ADVAITA (non dual) VEDANTA, who was considered an incarnation of God. Ramakrishna’s message …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Ramakrishna Math — is a religious monastic order set up by Swami Vivekananda to follow the teachings of Sri Ramakrishna. The Ramakrishna Math is headquartered at Belur Math (in West Bengal, India), and shares the location with the related organisation, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Sri Sarada Math and Ramakrishna Sarada Mission — are twin organizations named after Sri Sarada Devi and Sri Ramakrishna. The Math is a monastic organization exclusively for women, and the Mission is a charitable organization carrying out various philanthopic, cultural, and educational… …   Wikipedia

  • Ramakrishna Mission — The Emblem Motto Atmano mokshartham jagad hitaya cha, For one s own salvation, and for the welfare of the world Formation 1897 …   Wikipedia

  • Ramakrishna — Infobox Hindu leader name= Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa caption = Ramakrishna at Dakshineshwar birth date= birth date|1836|2|18|mf=y birth place= Kamarpukur, West Bengal, India birth name= Gadadhar Chattopadhyay death date= death date and… …   Wikipedia

  • Ramakrishna, Sri — (1836–1886)    influential mystic and priest of goddess Kali    Recognized as one of the greatest spiritual geniuses of modern Hinduism, Sri Ramakrishna was influ ential through his own example and through the work of his disciple Swami… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Ramakrishna's impact — Ramakrishna (1836 1886) is a famous nineteenth century Indian mystic. Born as he was during a social upheaval in Bengal in particular and India in general, Ramakrishna and his movement Ramakrishna Mission played a leading role in the modern… …   Wikipedia

  • Ramakrishna Mission — ▪ Indian religious society       religious society that carries out extensive educational and philanthropic work in India and is also the foremost exponent in Western countries of a modern version of Advaita Vedānta a school of orthodox Indian… …   Universalium

  • Ramakrishna Order — The Ramakrishna Order is the monastic organization founded by Sri Ramakrishna and his disciple Swami Vivekananda. It encompasses the twin organizations Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission …   Wikipedia

  • Ramakrishna (disambiguation) — Ramakrishna might refer to one of several people, the most famous of whom, Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, has had many places and institutions named after him.ri Ramakrishna*Ramakrishna mdash; Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Hindu religious teacher.… …   Wikipedia

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