‘911’ of 2001 has been marked for disaster & cruelty! A black day in the history of mankind, but…
It was September 11th, 1893! The Parliament of Religions was held at the Art Institute of Chicago. America heard...
“Sisters and Brothers of America,
(Clapping continued long 2 minutes!)
It fills my heart with joy unspeakable to rise in response to the warm and cordial welcome which you have given us. I thank you in the name of the most ancient order of monks in the world; I thank you in the name of the mother of religions, and I thank you in the name of millions and millions of Hindu people of all classes and sects. …”
This is an extract from his speech given in response to the Address of Welcome.
His speech was received with thundering applaud.
He was described as the Cyclonic Hindu Monk.
You Tube link of the speech: CHICAGO ADDRESS
Today, the organization Ramkrishna Mission / Vedanta Societies / Ramkrishna Orders established by him is spread in different cities of the USA and in many other countries of the east and the west. But how much do you know about this hero… Swami Vivekananda of INDIA? Test it!