‘The monk who took India to the world’. This was the title of the book on Swami Vivekananda released by The Hindu Group of Publications at an event held at Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore on Sunday, March 15.
The book was released by Swami Gautamanandaji, president, Ramakrishna Math. The first copy was received by N. Ravi, director, Kasturi and Sons Ltd. Also present at the event were Swami Dayatmanandaji, former minister in charge of Vedanta Society, London, K. N. Ramaswamy, director, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai, Ashwin from Odyssey and L. V. Navaneeth, CEO, The Hindu Group.
The event, which was held to mark the 185th jayanthi of Sri Ramakrishna, was organised by Swami Vimurtananda, manager of the Math and Swami Naravarananda, head PRO of the Math.
The book, which covers the life of Swami Vivekananda and his messages is priced at Rs. 399. Copies can be purchased online at https://publications.thehindugroup.com/bookstore.