Hindu saints
Hindu saints are those recognized by Hindus as showing a great degree of holiness and sanctity. Hinduism has a long tradition of stories and poetry about saints. There is no formal canonization proces...
Chandrashekarendra Saraswati
Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamigal (20 May 1894 – 8 January 1994) or the Sage of Kanchi was the 68th Jagadguru in the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham. He is usually referred to as Paramacharya, Mahaswami o...
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Ram Charan Maharaj
Ram Charan (Hindi: राम चरण)( February 24, 1720 - 1799 A.D.) or ( Māgh Shukla 14, 1776 - Vaisakha Krishna 5,1855 Bikram Samwat) is the founder of a unique religious tradition in India called Ram ...
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Prarthana Samaj
Prarthana Samaj, or "Prayer Society" in Sanskrit, was a movement for religious and social reform in Bombay based on earlier reform movements. Prarthana Samaj was founded by M.G. Ranade and R.G. Bhand...
Odhavram
Odhavram (1889–1957) was an Indian religious teacher and a follower of Mohandas Gandhi. He campaigned for education, the poor, and the rights of Dalits.
Swami Gopal Das
Swami Gopal Das (1822–1936) was a social worker, educationist, environmentalist and freedom fighter from Churu in Rajasthan state in India.
Swami Gopal Das was born in 1822 in the village of Bhain...
Namananda Giri
Swami Namananda Giri (Naa-maa-nan-da) lovingly called Namaji was Principal Disciple of Sri Haridhos Giri (Ha-ri-daas) and continued Sri Gnanananda Giri Peetam as a peetathipati (Leader) established by...
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Nadathur Ammal
Nadathur Ammal is a SriVaishnava Acharya. Nadathur Ammal, considered a "Lion" in the midst of Elephants – for his SriBashya ( Ramanuja's interpretation of the Brahma Sutras ) erudition – is...
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Ramakrishna
Ramakrishna ( Ramkṛiṣṇo Pôromôhongśo ) (18 February 1836 – 16 August 1886), born Gadadhar Chatterji or Gadadhar Chattopadhyay (Gôdadhor Chôṭṭopaddhae), was an Indian mystic during the 19th-c...
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Tukaram
Sant Tukaram (1608–1649) was a prominent Varkari Sant and spiritual poet of the Bhakti. He is often referred to with an honorific, Sant Tukaram. Sant Tukaram was a devotee of Vitthala or Vithoba, a fo...
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Ganapatrao Maharaj Kannur
Shri Samartha Sadaguru Ganapatrao Maharaj Kannur (1909–2004) was a guru in the Inchegeri Sampradaya.
Shri Samartha Sadaguru Ganapatrao Maharaj Kannur was born on 18 September 1909 on the day of Ga...
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Swami Swarupananda
Swarupananda (8 July 1871 – 27 June 1906) was a direct monastic disciple of Vivekananda and the first president of the Advaita Ashrama, set up by Vivekananda in 1899 at Mayavati, near Champawat. The a...
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Sivan Sir
Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamigal (20 May 1894 – 8 January 1994) or the Sage of Kanchi was the 68th Jagadguru in the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham. He is usually referred to as Paramacharya, Mahaswami o...
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Pugazh Thunai Nayanar
Pugazh Thunai Nayanar, also known as Pugazhthunai Nayanar, Pugalthunai Nayanar, Pukazhtthunai Nayanar, Pukazhtthunaiyar and Pukalttunai, was a Nayanar saint, venerated in the Hindu sect of Shaivism. H...
Sahadeo Tiwari
Pundit Sahadeo Tiwari was born in the village of Sarwan in Bihar, India on 25 February 1892. He came to Trinidad as an Indentured Immigrant in 1912 upon the vessel Sutlej, and later married Sunbass Ti...
Amaraneedi Nayanar
Amaraneedi Nayanar, also known as Amarneethi (Nayanar), Amarneeti (Nayanar), Amarniti (Nayanar), Amar-Nidhi (Nayanar) and Amarneethiyar, was a Nayanar saint, venerated in the Hindu sect of Shaivism. H...
Soham Swami
Soham Swami, or Tiger Swami, was a guru and yogi of India. He lived before the first quarter of the twentieth century (his last book ′Common Sense′ was published in 1923 after his death.Originally nam...
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Bhaktivinoda Thakur
Bhaktivinoda Thakur ([bʱɔktibinod̪o t̪ʰakur]), also written Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura (Bengali: ভক্তিৱিনোদ ঠাকুর) (2 September 1838 – 23 June 1914), born Kedarnath Datta (Kedarnath Datta, [kedɔrnɔt̪ʰ d...
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Swami Turiyananda
You are Hari-das, the servant of Hari (the Lord). Is it possible for you to exist without remembering the Lord? – Ramakrishna to HarinathHe (Harinath) is a Yogi according to the Gita – RamakrishnaTuri...
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