Swami Vivekananda Death Anniversary, Inspirational quotes on religion by the iconic leader, Tributes to the Great Mind Who Inspire Generations. Known as Narendra Nath Datta, Swami Vivekananda was born in Kolkata on January 12, 1863. July 4th marks the death anniversary of Indian thinker and philosopher, Swami Vivekananda. He has travelled the length and breadth of India to understand the people of his country. After the death of his father, Vivekananda and his family had to go through utter poverty. Ramakrishna Paramahansa was the guru of Swami Vivekananda.
Swami Vivekananda Quotes
First bread and then religion.
No two persons have the same religion.
I shall call you religious from the day you begin to see God in men and women.
No one is born into a religion, but each one is born for a religion.
Books never make religions, but religions make books. We must not forget that.
One religion cannot suit all.
Religion is a necessary thing to very few, and to the vast mass of mankind it is a luxury.
You are the highest temple of God; I would rather worship you than any temple, image, or Bible.
Religions do not come from without, but from within.
Religion is not in books, nor in theories, nor in dogmas, nor in talking, not even in reasoning. It is being and becoming.