Overview

Ramakrishna movement


Related Overviews

 

'Ramakrishna movement' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Philosophy

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Bengali movement founded in 1886 by Sri Ramakrishna Paramahansa and continued by Swami Vivekananda, offering an interpretation of Hinduism allied to Christian ideals of compassion, service, and voluntary work in the world, as opposed to renunciation and fatalism. It thus runs schools, colleges, hostels, hospices and development programmes.

Subjects: Philosophy.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.