Om Swami Vivekananda( 12 January 1863- 4 July 1902) apparently born as Narendranath Datta was an inspirational icon whose teachings will fondly be followed. Today on his 154th Birth Anniversary InsistPost remembers the iconic Sir Vivekananda and wishes him a Very Happy Birthday!
Swami Vivekananda, India’s profoundly honored spiritual leader whose contribution and teachings changed lives of billions around, his birth anniversary is celebrated as National Youth Day.
Born as NarendraNath Datta in an affluent family and raised in Kolkata, Swami Vivekananda died at the age of 39. He was always intrigued by spirituality and philosophy and, in his short life, managed to inspire millions. He acquired the name Swami Vivekananda after he became a Monk.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to address the opening session of a National Youth Festival through video-conference. His teachings have often been referred by PM Modi, who has described him as “one of the most prolific thinkers and a guiding light who took India’s message to the entire world.” The Prime Minister calls Vivekananda his “personal inspiration” and says his thoughts and ideas have influenced him deeply. PM Modi also expressed his respect for Swami Vivekananda on twitter this morning
The four-day event aims at promoting digital economy and has been organized jointly by the Centre and states.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will also attend the event.
Here We Bring You 10 Inspirational Quotes By Swami Vivekananda: