Swami Vivekananda, filosoof, 19de eeuw
- Categorie: Thomas als inspirator
Geboren: 12 jan 1863, calcutta, India en overleden 4 juli 1902 , Belur, India
In 1889, Swami Vivekananda translated into Bengali selections from Book I, chapters 1-6 of Thomas à Kempis's The imitation of Christ.
This also was one of the few books that the great Vedanta saint, Swami Vivekananda, carried with him throughout his life. Because this, many monks and followers in the Ramakrishna Mission community also read/recommend the Imitation of Christ.