by Romain Rolland. A classic biography of Swami Vivekananda. of Swami Vivekananda, written by famed writer of the 19th Century Roman Rolland. Romain Rolland was a French man of letters. Gandhi (), The Life of Ramakrishna, The Life of Vivekananda and the Universal Gospel. Romain Rolland was a French dramatist, novelist, essayist, art historian and Rolland was strongly influenced by the Vedanta philosophy of India, primarily through the works of Swami Vivekananda. A demanding.

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He received his degree in history rollland and spent two years in Rome, where his encounter with Malwida von Meysenbug —who had been a friend of Nietzsche and of Wagner —and his discovery of Italian masterpieces were decisive for the development of his thought.

He was first and foremost a writer. It was impossible to imagine him in the second place. Books by Romain Rolland. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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Imagine the thunderous reverberations of these words! For more help see the Common Knowledge help page. CD Audiobook 0 editions.

This friend was Rolland. His voyage to Moscowon the lif of Maxim Gorkywas an opportunity to meet Joseph Stalinwhom he considered the greatest man of his time. Satyaki rated it it was amazing May 25, Through his advocacy for a ‘people’s theatre’, he made a significant contribution towards the democratization of the theatre.


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Life of Vivekananda

In English, final three volumes published in one. This is the only God that is awake, our own race—everywhere His hands, everywhere His feet, everywhere His ears, He covers everything.

Prakash rated it it was amazing Oct 18, Hermann Hesse dedicated Siddhartha to Romain Rolland “my dear friend”. Awdhesh Singh rated it really liked it Rollane 24, Jul 17, Sunny Shah rated it it was amazing.

His strength and beauty, the grace and dignity of his bearing, the dark light of his eyes, his imposing appearance, and from the moment he began to speak, the splendid music of his rich deep voice enthralled the vast audience of American Anglo-Saxons, previously prejudiced against him on account of his colour.

Oxford University Press, 23, Questia, 2 Apr. In my opinion Gandhi, when he stated it so frankly, showed himself to be the heir of Ramakrishna.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. He was one of the few major French writers to retain his pacifist internationalist values; he moved to Switzerland. When this lfie unknown young man of thirty appeared in Chicago at the inaugural meeting of the Parliament of Religions, vivekajanda in Septemberby Cardinal Gibbons, all his fellow members were forgotten in his commanding presence. Retrieved from ” https: He was not indifferent to youth: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Vie de Ramakrishna Life of Ramakrishna. Croom Helm and Totowa, NJ: As a humanist, he embraced the work of the philosophers of India “Conversations with Rabindranath Tagore ” and Mohandas Gandhi. ArAsh rated it liked it Aug 26, References to this work on external resources. The vivelananda of this warrior prophet of India left a deep mark upon the United States.


Unity within the vast Ocean of all religious thought and all rivers past and present, Western and Eastern. Rolland’s dramas have been staged by some of the tomain influential theatre directors of the twentieth century, including Max Reinhardt and Erwin Piscator.

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He was a born king and nobody ever came near him either in India or America without paying homage to his majesty. Cambridge University Press, Ramdas rated it it was ok Sep 01, No library descriptions found. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Vivekananad influence may be detected in Rolland’s conception of theatre-as- festivityan emphasis that reveals a fundamental anti-theatrical prejudice: His words are great music, phrases in the style of Beethoven, stirring rhythms like the march of Handel choruses.

If you long for a people’s art, begin by creating a people! Founded the review Europe.