The Hindu : News / National : Reclaiming Vivekananda

He once said that by his outspoken-ness he had ‘emptied out whole halls.’ Think of someone who draws people, like bees to a honeycomb and then does the opposite as well — smokes them away. But that is how Swami Vivekananda was. via The Hindu : News / National : Reclaiming Vivekananda. He spoke the language of the Vedas but not as others spoke them. He chose his own verses and breathing his own passion into them, gave them new, contemporary meanings. He then shared them, pristine with entranced listeners. … Continue reading The Hindu : News / National : Reclaiming Vivekananda