National Youth Day 12 January, 2019 | தேசிய இளைஞர் தினம்
தேசிய இளைஞர் தினம் - ஜனவரி 12
- சுவாமி விவேகானந்தர் பிறந்த நாநாளான ஜனவரி 12, தேசிய இளைஞர் தினமாக (National Youth Day) கடைபிடிக்கப்படுகிறது.
- National Youth Day is celebrated in India on 12 January on the birthday of Swami Vivekananda.
- In 1984 the Government of India declared the day as the National Youth Day and since 1985 the event is celebrated in India every year.
- Swami Vivekananda (12 January 1863 – 4 July 1902),
- Swami Vivekananda was an Indian Hindu monk, a chief disciple of the 19th-century Indian mystic Ramakrishna.
- He was a key figure in the introduction of the Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the Western world.
- Vivekananda in Chicago, September 1893. On the left, Vivekananda wrote: "one infinite pure and holy – beyond thought beyond qualities I bow down to thee".
- Born as Narendranath Datta, 12 January 1863 at Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India (present-day Kolkata, West Bengal, India)
- Died 4 July 1902 (aged 39) at Belur Math, Bengal Presidency, British India (present-day West Bengal, India)
- Founder of Ramakrishna Mission: 1897