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The Vedanta Kesari (Special Issue) – December 2014

CONTENTS
The Vedanta Kesari (1914 – 2014)—A Journey of 100 years
‘Let the Lion of Vedanta Roar’
Benedictions
Swami Atmasthananda
President, Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission
Swami Smaranananda
Vice-President, Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission
Swami Vagishananda
Vice-President, Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission
Swami Prabhananda
Vice President, Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission
Swami Suhitananda
General Secretary, Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission
Editorial
The Lion of Vedanta—Its Eternal Roar
Articles
The Brahmavadin: Chronicler of Early Ramakrishna Movement – Somenath Mukherjee
Compilations
‘Let this Paper be Your Ishtadevata’ – Swami Vivekananda
The Vedanta Kesari—An Overview
Days at the Vedanta Kesari: Recollections of Past Editors
Feature (Simhavalokanam)
Eight Decades (1914-1997) of the Vedanta Kesari: A Look Back – B.N. Sikdar

SPOTLIGHT: Spirituality Today
An overview of contemporary trends in spiritual living and essentials of spirituality
Editorial

Why Spirituality Today?
Compilations
‘One Must Practise Spiritual Discipline’—Sri Ramakrishna
‘Spirituality, the Science of the Soul’— Swami Vivekananda
‘Hear Ye Children of Immortal Bliss!’—Timeless Wisdom of Spirituality
Feature (Simhavalokanam)
Spiritual Life— Swami Bhuteshananda
The Synthesis of Science and Spirituality— Swami Ranganathananda
Science and Spirituality— Swami Tapasyananda
Articles
Upanishads: The Eternal Spring of Spiritual Life – Swami Smaranananda
Message of the Hindu Scriptures for the Youth – Swami Harshananda
Spiritualisation of Life – Swami Gautamananda
Naumi Guru Vivekanandam: Contemplation on Swami Vivekananda: An Aid to Spirituality – Swami Chetanananda
Yoga in the Eyes of Swami Vivekananda – Swami Bhaskarananda
Global Spiritual Movement and Swamiji’s Universal Vedanta – Swami Bhajanananda
Living the Spiritual Life – Swami Dayatmananda
Resolving Inner Conflicts: A Spiritual Perspective – Swami Atmarupananda
How To Lead An Enriching Life: Lessons from Vedanta – Swami Brahmeshananda
A Life of Fulfillment and Peace—the Vivekananda Way – Swami Nityasthananda
Sarada Devi—A Great Spiritual Wonder – Swami Suvirananda
The Atman—Our Divine Core – Pravrajika Vrajaprana
Spiritual Life for Students – Swami Abhiramananda
Spirituality Today—Lessons from Ramakrishna – Swami Atmapriyananda
Spiritual But Not Religious – Swami Tyagananda
Practical Vedanta in the Contemporary Western Context – Swami Baneshananda
Conveying Spirituality to the Youth – Swami Sarvapriyananda
The Practical Spirituality of Holy Mother – Swami Mahayogananda
A Modern Approach to an Ancient Religion – Prema Nandakumar
Science of Spirituality – NVC Swamy
The Impact of Swami Vivekananda in the West: An Overview – Jeffery D. Long
Unselfishness—the Core of Spiritual Practices – R. Balasubramaniam
‘Character is Spirituality': Cultivating Character of Youth in America – Vandana Jani
Is Virtue It’s Own Punishment?: Spiritual Quest and Pursuit of Virtues – Yogacharini Meenakshi Devi Bhavanani
Keys To Understanding Spirituality – M. Sivaramkrishna
Spirituality and Scientific Temperament: A Vedantic Perspective – N. Gokulmuthu
Seva—the Foundation-stone of Spirituality – Pramod Kumar
Man, the Maker of His Own Destiny: A Spiritual Perspective – R. Gopalakrishnan
Spirituality in the 21st Century—A Scientific Overview – Jay Lakhani
Annual Index

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The Vedanta Kesari – November 2014 issue

Contents

Gita Verse for Reflection

Editorial

A Moral Gymnasium

Articles
Pilgrimage to Mount Kailash – Swami Damodarananda
Thakur-Ma, One Reality – Sudesh
Coming True of a Great Vision:
Contribution of Swami Vivekananda and His Disciples in starting of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore – Satadal Ghosh
Sister Nivedita’s Legacy in Ireland: Some Findings – Sarada Sarkar

New Find
Unpublished Letters of Swami Saradananda
The Order on the March Book Reviews

Feature
Simhavalokanam (Reason and Faith)

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The Vedanta Kesari – October 2014 issue

Vedic Prayers

Editorial

01. ‘Is it Possible?’: The Question That We Ask Often

Articles

02. Pilgrimage to Mount Kailash Swami Damodarananda

03. When Loss Becomes Gain Pravrajika Virajaprana

04. Thakur-Ma, One Reality Sudesh

05. Knowing the Self—Through the Path of Unselfish Work Brahmachari Tridivachaitanya

06. Education For Self-development : Swami Vivekananda’s Views On Education Amulya Ranjan Mohapatra 

New Find

07. Unpublished Letters of Swami Saradananda

Compilation

08. Insights into Some Keywords : In Swami Vivekananda’s Words

The Order on the March

Book Reviews

Feature

09. Simhâvalokanam (With the Swamis in America)

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The Vedanta Kesari – September 2014 issue

Vedic Prayers

Editorial

Dealing with the Deceptive Ego

Articles

Swami Vivekananda’s Call for Global Leadership – Swami Atmarupananda

When Loss Becomes Gain – Pravrajika Virajaprana

The Spiritual Universe of Sri Ramacharitamanas:

As Seen through Its Two Invocatory Verses – A.P.N. Pankaj

Vedic Chanting and its Relation to Indian Music – Subhadra Desai

Knowing the Self—Through the Path of Unselfish Work – Brahmachari Tridivachaitanya

Compilation

Who Is A Wise Man—A Pundit?

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The Vedanta Kesari – August 2014 issue

Contents

Vedic Prayers

Editorial
01. An Anatomy of Fanaticism Articles
02. Swami Saradananda in America: A Tapestry of Images Vandana Jani
03. Vedic Chanting and its Relation to Indian Music Subhadra Desai
04. The Spiritual Universe of Sri Ramacharitamanas : As Seen through Its Two Invocatory Verses A.P.N. Pankaj
05. Sister Subbalakshmi—A Pioneer in Women’s Education In South India Prema Raghunath
06. Knowing the Self—Through the Path of Unselfish Work Brahmachari Tridivachaitanya

New Find
07. Unpublished Letters of Swami Saradananda

The Order on the March

Book Reviews

Feature
08. Simhâvalokanam (Misconception about Vedanta Removed)

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The Vedanta Kesari – July 2014 issue

Contents

Vedic Prayers

Editorial

The Power of Practice

Articles

Swami Vivekananda’s Host in London—Mystery Unveiled  – Asim Chaudhuri

Swami Saradananda in America: A Tapestry of Images – Vandana Jani

Man-making Education!: Some Reflections – Prema Nandakumar

When God Descends on Earth  – Swami Shantivratananda        

Vedic Chanting and its Relation to Indian Music – Subhadra Desai

The Spiritual Universe of Sri Ramacharitamanas: As Seen through Its Two Invocatory Verses – A.P.N. Pankaj

Knowing the Self—Through the Path of Unselfish Work – Brahmachari Tridivachaitanya

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The Vedanta Kesari – June 2014 issue

Contents

Vedic Prayers
Editorial
01. The Types of People
Sanskrit Composition
02. Shri-viveka-guruvashtakam: Eight verses in praise of Swami Vivekananda Brahmachari Bhudevachaitanya
Articles
03. Swami Saradananda in America: A Tapestry of Images Vandana Jani
04. Medical Practice in India: Some Guidelines from Swami Vivekananda Swami Brahmeshananda
05. The Spiritual Universe of Sri Ramacharitamanas: As Seen through Its Two Invocatory Verses A.P.N. Pankaj
06. The Scientific Basis of Habit: Spirituality in the Light of Neuroplasticity Gopal C Bhar
07. The Value of Brahmacharya Swami Tathagatananda
08. The Meaning of Dashanami Sampradaya
New Find
09. Unpublished Letters of Swami Saradananda
The Order on the March
Book Review
Feature
10. Simhâvalokanam (Work and Worship)

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The Vedanta Kesari – May 2014 issue

Contents

Vedic Prayers
Editorial
01. Some Permanent Facts About the ‘Impermanent’
Articles
02. Relevance of Swami Vivekananda to the 21st Century Swami Harshananda
03. The Value of Brahmacharya Swami Tathagatananda
04. Holy Mother’s Panchatapa—the Austerity of Five-fires: A Mythological Perspective Swami Sunirmalananda
05. The Spiritual Universe of Sri Ramacharitamanas: As Seen through Its Two Invocatory Verses A.P.N. Pankaj
06. Extraordinary Mental Abilities of Swami Vivekananda: A Scientific Explanation Syamal Kumar Sen
Reports
07. Passing away of Revered Swami Gitanandaji Maharaj
08. A New Ramakrishna Temple at Jaipur
New Find
09. Unpublished Letters of Swami Saradananda
The Order on the March
Book Review
Feature
10. Simhâvalokanam (Notes of the Month: Psychology of Yoga)

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The Vedanta Kesari – April 2014 issue

Contents

Vedic Prayers
Editorial
01. Waking Up
Articles
02. Holy Mother’s Panchatapa—the Austerity of Five-fires : A Mythological Perspective Swami Sunirmalananda
03. What Do the Upanishads Teach Us? Dan A. Chekki
04. The Value of Brahmacharya Swami Tathagatananda
05. The Spiritual Universe of Sri Ramacharitamanas : As Seen through Its Two Invocatory Verses A.P.N. Pankaj
06. ‘It Fills My Heart with Joy Unspeakable’ B. Hrudayakumari
Compilation
07. ‘This is Business Integrity’ Swami Vivekananda
New Find
08. Unpublished Letters of Swami Saradananda
Special Report
09. Restoration and Renovation of Vivekananda Illam
The Order on the March
Book Review
Feature
10. Simhâvalokanam (Renaissance of the Spirit)

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The Vedanta Kesari – March 2014 issue

Contents

Vedic Prayers
Editorial
01. Shraddha—the Power that Empowers Everything
Articles
02. Vedanta: The Root of American Transcendentalism – Pravrajika Virajaprana
03. The Spiritual Universe of Sri Ramacharitamanas: As Seen through Its Two Invocatory Verses – A.P.N. Pankaj
04. Swami Vivekananda: The Saint and the Patriot: And the Continuing Legacy – Umesh Gulati
New Find
05. Unpublished Letters of Swami Saradananda
Compilation
06. Call to the Youth of India – Swami Vivekananda
The Order on the March
Book Review
Feature
07. Simhavalokanam (Pages from the Past)

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