Remembering “The Eternal Youth Icon” Swami Vivekananda On His 154th Birth Anniversary

Relationships are more important than life, but it is important for those relationships to have life in them." - Swami Vivekananda


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:

1.” All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark

2. “Cowards only sin, brave men never, no, not even in mind  

3.”Do not wait for anybody or anything. Do whatever you can. Build your hope on none

4. “The remedy for weakness is not brooding over weakness, but thinking of strength

5. “Who is Helping You, Don’t Forget them. Who is Loving you, Don’t Hate them. Who is Believing you, Don’t Cheat them

6. “Like me or Hate me, both are in my favor, If you like me I am in your Heart, If you hate me I am in your mind 

7. “Arise, Awake and stop not until the goal is reached 

8. In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart

9.” Take risks in your life, if you win, you can lead. If you loose, you can guide 

10.” Be the servant while leading. Be unselfish. Have infinite patience, and success in yours