by Romain Rolland. A classic biography of Swami Vivekananda. of Swami Vivekananda, written by famed writer of the 19th Century Roman Rolland. Romain Rolland was a French man of letters. Gandhi (), The Life of Ramakrishna, The Life of Vivekananda and the Universal Gospel. Romain Rolland was a French dramatist, novelist, essayist, art historian and Rolland was strongly influenced by the Vedanta philosophy of India, primarily through the works of Swami Vivekananda. A demanding.

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Life of Vivekananda and the Universal Gospel by Romain Rolland

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During Serge’s rollabd —Rolland had agreed to handle the publications of Serge’s writings in France, despite their political disagreements. Drawing on the ideas of Jean-Jacques Rousseauhe proposes instead “an epic historical theatre of ‘joy, force and intelligence’ which will remind the people of its revolutionary heritage and revitalize the forces working for a new society” in the words of Bradby and McCormick, quoting Rolland. However, as a pacifist, he was uncomfortable with Stalin’s brutal repression of the opposition.


When this quite unknown young man rmoain thirty appeared in Chicago at the inaugural meeting of the Parliament of Religions, opened in Septemberby Cardinal Gibbons, all his fellow members were forgotten in his commanding presence.

Clint O’Brien rated it liked it Mar 17, Views Read Edit View history. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. He would cast these ancestors in Colas Breugnon Archived romai the original on 4 September Read more Read less. Rolland’s approach is more aggressive, though, than Pottecher’s poetic vision of theatre as a substitute ‘social religion’ bringing unity to the nation.

Its warm radiance is the leaven working within the soil of India and fertilizing it. In proposing a suitable repertoire for his people’s theatre, Rolland rejects classical drama in the belief that it is either too difficult or too static to be of interest to the masses. Rolland was strongly influenced by the Vedanta philosophy of India, primarily through the works of Swami Vivekananda. Henry Holt and Company. He was one of the few major French writers to retain his pacifist internationalist values; he moved to Switzerland.

Sujit rated it liked it Oct 24, Rousseau’s influence may be detected in Rolland’s conception of theatre-as- festivityan emphasis that reveals a fundamental anti-theatrical prejudice: Latin -language thesis on the decline in Italian oil painting in the course of the sixteenth century.


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Retrieved 30 November Inhis book on Gandhi contributed to the Indian nonviolent leader’s reputation and the two men met in No current Talk conversations about this book. Rich in both, free in both, he has serenely wedded the West and the East in his own spirit.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. If you long for a people’s art, begin by creating a people! Croom Helm and Totowa, NJ: Eliot William Faulkner Bertrand Russell. In English, first four volumes published in one. Pages containing links to subscription-only content CS1 maint: Satyaki rated it it vivekanajda amazing May 25, For him, as for Beethoven, it was the root of all the virtues.

He was a general, explaining his Plan of Campaign, and calling rollan people to rise en masse: Oxford University Press, 19, Questia, 2 Apr. Assured that literature would provide him with a modest income, he resigned from the university in