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Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Biography For Children

Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Born: 5 September 1888 Village near Tiruttani erstwhile Chittoor District, Madras Presidency, British India Died: 17 April 1975 (aged 86) Madras, Tamil Nadu, India Political party: Independent Spouse(s): Sivakamu Children: 5 (daughters); 1 (Son) Sarvepalli_Gopal Alma mater: University of Madras Profession: Philosopher; Professor Awards: Bharat Ratna (in 1954) Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, was born into a middle class family at Tirutani in …

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Paramahansa Yogananda Biography For Kids

Paramahansa Yogananda - Biography, Life as Yogi

Born: 5 January 1893, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India Died: 7 March 1952, Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States Cause of death: Heart failure / Mahasamadhi Guru: Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri Paramahansa Yogananda — Guru Paramahansa Yogananda was one of the distinguished yogis of India. He was the one responsible for taking the teachings of meditation and …

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Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Biography For Kids

Jagadguru Rambhadracharya - Biography, Religious Leader, Educator

Jagadguru Rambhadracharya — Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Swami Rambhadracharya, born 14 January 1950 as Giridhar Mishra, is a Hindu religious leader, educationist, Sanskrit scholar, polyglot, poet, author, textual commentator, philosopher, composer, singer, playwright and Katha artist based in Chitrakoot, India. He is one of four incumbent Jagadguru Ramanandacharya, and has held this title since 1988. Rambhadracharya is the founder and head of Tulsi …

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Aurobindo Ghosh Biography For Students

Aurobindo Ghosh

Born: August 15, 1872 Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India (now Kolkata, West Bengal, India)Died: December 5, 1950 Puducherry, IndiaLiterary works: The Life Divine, The Synthesis of Yoga, Savitri Founder of: Sri Aurobindo AshramPhilosophy: Integral Yoga, Involution (Sri Aurobindo), Evolution, Integral psychology, Intermediate zone, SupermindProfession: Indian philosopher, Yogi, Guru, Poet, Nationalist Achievements: He was a freedom fighter, poet, scholar, yogi and philosopher. Worked …

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Gyaneshwar Biography For Students And Children

Gyaneshwar

It is difficult to pinpoint who exactly Gyaneshwar was. He had so many talents in himself, that it is not easy to explain his contribution to the Indian culture in a single sentence. He was a poet, an intellectual, a spiritual leader, a master of yoga and an enlightened One. As we move on further with Gyaneshwar Biography, you will …

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Adi Shankaracharya Biography For Students And Children

Adi Shankaracharya

Adi Shankaracharya was the first philosopher who consolidated Advaita Vedanta, one of the sub-schools of Vedanta. He believed in the greatness of the holy Vedas and was a major proponent of the same. Not only did he infuse a new life into the Vedas, but also advocated against the Vedic religious practices of ritualistic excesses. He founded four Shankaracharya Peethas …

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