• Vivekananda was a
spiritual genius born
in Calcutta in 1863.
• His teacher Sri
Ramakrishna gave him
all teachings to
transform him into a
sage and prophet with
authority to teach.
Vivekananda’s vision and work
• Vivekananda vision was to teach and spread
message of Hinduism to the world.
• He accepted opportunity in 1893 to represent
Hinduism at Chicago’s parliament of religions.
• For 3 years he spread Vedanta philosophy and
Hindu religion in America and England, and
returned India to found Ramakrishna Mission.
• He died on July 4th, 1902 at very early age of 39.