Launch of “Amrit Kal Main Swami Vivekananda Ki Prasangikta” book by Nikhil Yadav A book on Swami Vivekananda titled “अमृत काल में स्वामी विवेकानंद की प्रासंगिकता Amrit Kal Main Swami Vivekananda Ki Prasangikta” which covers different aspects of Life and Message of Swami Vivekananda was released at Haryana State Guest House, Chanakyapuri on Sunday, 24th September 2023.
The book is written by Shri Nikhil Yadav, Prant Yuva Pramukh, Vivekananda Kendra, Uttar Prant.
He is also a Ph.D. Research Scholar at JNU, New Delhi. The launch program was attended by several scholars, students, and faculty members of Delhi University, JNU, and New Delhi, among other educational institutes of Delhi.
As per its title, “Amrit Kal Main Swami Vivekananda Ki Prasangikta,”” this book is based on the work and thoughts of Swami Vivekananda, which will act as a guide for modern India in Amrit Kal. On the one hand, this book will make its readers aware of Swami Vivekananda’s vision of an awakened India. On the other hand, it will also throw light on the relevance of Swamiji in the lives of the youth.
The appropriateness of essential topics like his “”Message of World Brotherhood”” and the “”Plague Manifesto”” written during the Bengal pandemic have been included. The book contains many interesting incidents and information related to Swamiji’s life, which takes us closer to him and dispels many misconceptions.
Swamiji has been shown to have influenced many great personalities during and after his lifetime, including Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Sister Nivedita, Mahatma Gandhi, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, and Shri Narendra Modi. Apart from this, there is a theme of “Yoga” and “Unity in Diversity of India.”
Along with Swamiji’s contribution, an attempt has been made to provide readers with answers to the misconceptions related to these subjects. The last chapter discusses the ideological footprint of Swami Vivekananda in G20 countries. The book is published by Vivekananda Kendra, Hindi Prakashan Vibhag.