Chattampi Swamikal
Sree Vidyadhiraja Parama Bhattaraka Chattampi Swamikal (1853–1924) was a Hindu sage and social reformer. His thoughts and work influenced the launching of many social, religious, literary and politica...
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K. Kailasanatha Kurukkal
K. Kailasanatha Kurukkal (Tamil:கா. கைலாசநாதக் குருக்கள் B: August 15, 1921 - D: August 8, 2000) was a researcher, writer and professor of Jaffna, Sri Lanka.
Born in an orthodox Tamil Brahmin fami...
Sadananda
Sadananda (also called Svami Sadananda Das) (1908–1977) was born Ernst-Georg Schulze of Germany. He met Bhakti Hridaya Bon, a disciple of Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura. Bon took Schulze to India, ...
Adi Shankara
Adi Shankara (pronounced [aːd̪i ɕəŋkəɾə]; early 8th century CE) – also known as (Adi) Shankaracharya and Shankara Bhagavatpada, spelled variously as Sankaracharya, (Ādi) Śaṅkarācārya, Śaṅkara Bha...
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Lakulish
Lakulisha (Sanskrit: Lakuliśa, Devnagari: लकुलिश) (Etymology: लगुड (staff) or लकुट (mace) + ईश (lord) = meaning, the lord with a staff or mace or club or stick) was a prominent Shaivite revivalist, re...
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Haridhos Giri
Haridhos Giri (Hari-daas), affectionly called Guruji was born in the month of Margali(January) in the tamil calendar with the birth star of Utharattathi. He was born in town of Thiruvannamalai, Tamil ...
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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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Radhakanta Deb
Radhakanta Deb (1784-1867) was a scholar and a leader of the Calcutta conservative Hindu society.An accomplished scholar, Radhakanta was proficient in Sanskrit, Persian and Arabic. He published Shabda...
Swami Vivekananda
Swami Vivekananda ([ʃami bibekanɒnɖo], Shāmi Bibekānondo; 12 January 1863 – 4 July 1902), born Narendra Nath Datta ([nɔrend̪ro nat̪ʰ d̪ɔt̪t̪o]), was an Indian Hindu monk and chief disciple of t...
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Sahajananda Saraswati
Sahajananda Saraswati (10 July 1925 – 10 December 2007) was the spiritual head of the Divine Life Society of South Africa. He was born in the small midlands town of Estcourt, South Africa.
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Yogin Ma
Yogindra Mohini Biswas or Yogin Ma ( Bengali: যোগীন মা)as she was popularly called, was a foremost woman disciple of Sri Sarada Devi, holy mother of the Ramakrishna order and the spiritual consort of ...
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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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Ram Mohan Roy
Raja Ram Mohan Roy (22 May 1772 – 27 September 1833) was a founder (with Dwarkanath Tagore and other Bengali Brahmins) of the Brahmo Samaj movement in 1828 which engendered the Brahmo Samaj, an infl...
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Acharya Kishore Kunal
Kishore Kunal is a retired IPS Officer and Sanskrit scholar from the state of Bihar, India. He is chairman of the Bihar State Board of Religious Trusts. Kunal is also secretary of the Mahaveer Temple...
Rambhadracharya
Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Swami Rambhadracharya (born Giridhar Mishra on 14 January 1950) is a Hindu religious leader, educator, Sanskrit scholar, polyglot, poet, author, textual commentator, philoso...
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Gauri Ma
Gauri Ma (1857 – 1 March 1938), born Mridani, was a prominent Indian disciple of Ramakrishna, companion of Sarada Devi and founder of Kolkata's Saradeswari Ashram.While Gauri Ma was living at Dakshine...
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Pranavanda Saraswathi
Pranavānanda Saraswati (28 August 1908 – 28 August 1982) known previously as N. Ponniah was a founding member of the Divine Life Society in Malaysia.
N. Ponniah was born on 28 August 1908 at ...
Gopi Mohun Deb
Gopi Mohun Deb (1798-1847) was one of scions the Shovabazar Raj family, a noted philanthropist educationist and foremost leader of Calcutta's Hindu society.He was son of Ram Sundar Deb and was later a...
Works of Jagadguru Rambhadracharya
Jagadguru Rambhadracharya (or Swami Rambhadracharya) is a Hindu religious leader, Sanskrit scholar and Katha artist based in Chitrakoot, India. His works consist of poems, commentaries, plays and musi...
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Vishnuswami
Vishnuswami was a Hindu religious leader. He is primarily known for having started the Rudra sampradaya.
Manavala Mamunigal
Manavala Mamunigal (1370–1443) was a Hindu religious leader, who during the 15th century in Tamil Nadu, with the help of his eight disciples helped spread Vaishnavism. The disciples of Mamunigal estab...
Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University
Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University (JRHU) (Sanskrit: जगद्गुरुरामभद्राचार्यविकलाङ्गविश्वविद्यालयः, Hindi: जगद्गुरु रामभद्राचार्य विकलांग विश्वविद्यालय) is a private university in ...
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Satchidanandendra Saraswati
Sri Satchidanandendra Saraswati Swamiji (5 January 1880 – 5 August 1975) was the founder of the Adhyatma Prakasha Karyalaya in Holenarasipura, Hassan district, Karnataka, India. He was a great Vedanti...
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Amma Sri Karunamayi
Amma Sri Karunamayi (born 1958) is a Hindu spiritual leader. Sri Karunamayi travels internationally promoting global peace and meditation.
Amma Karunamayi was born in South India in 1958. Karunam...
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E. M. S. Namboodiripad
Elamkulam Manakkal Sankaran Namboodiripad (13 June 1909 – 19 March 1998), popularly EMS, was an Indian communist politician and theorist, who served as the first Chief Minister of Kerala state in 1957...
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Pandit Lekh Ram
Pandit Lekh Ram (1858 – 6 March 1897) was an Arya Samaj Hindu leader. He is famous for his encounters with the founder of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Mirza Ghulam Ahmad. He also wrote a book in fal...
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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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