Vedanta and Ramakrishna
by Swami Swahananda
edited by Pamela Price
An exposition of Vedanta as understood through the message of Sri Ramakrishna.
- 446 pages, Indian hardback
This study and exposition of Vedanta is an attempt to popularize the message of Sri Ramakrishna. Swami Swahananda begins with the relevance of Vedanta today and proceeds to discussions of a wide range of topics, including: Hinduism, the Upanishads, grace and karma, meditation, the concept of God, and many, many others. Drawing from the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna
, The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda
, and even the Bible, Swami Swahananda here presents the reader with much to learn and contemplate.
Swami Swahananda was the head of The Vedanta Society of Southern California from 1976 until his death in 2012. He is the author of a number of books, including Vedanta and Vivekananda, Vedanta and Holy Mother and Swami Vivekananda's Concept of Service. He is also the translator of Pancadasi of Sri Vidyaranya Swami.