Vedanta Schools Hinduism

the ramakrishna movement established a monastic

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Unformatted text preview: tee, broader vision of all religions - Truth in all religions; No caste distinctions - Monastic order of ascetics w/ a new vision:living in and for the world - Humanitarian services – educational & medical institutions for common people – first Indian modal - - non dualist vedanta: Neo- Vedanta School Svami Vivekananda (Vedanta, 1893 Parliament of World Religions): - Monk in the 19th century. - The Ramakrishna movement established a monastic order and philanthropic mission, both dedicated to humanitarian service. - Monastic wing of movement maintains that renunciation promotes spiritual growth, but insists that its members should not be isolated scetics, but should live in and for the world. Paramahamsa Yogananda (Self- Realization Fellowship): -Paramahansa Yogananda, born Mukunda Lal Ghosh, was an Indian yogi and guru who introduced millions of westerners to the teachings of meditation and Kriya Yoga - the society seeks to foster a spirit of greater under...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2014 for the course REL 1002 taught by Professor Prabhavaitc.reddy during the Spring '11 term at GWU.

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