Tributes

An era of Inspiration lives on in an Illustrious Legacy

[The contents on this page is an extract from Arsha Vidya Gurukulam’s 30th Anniversary Celebrations Souvenir]

A Brilliant Thinker

New York Times Swami Dayananda Saraswati (Arsha Vidya), an internationally known Hindu monk, a great visionary, an eminent and traditional teacher of Vedanta (the timeless...

Swami Paramarthananda

In Sandeepany Sadhanalaya, Swamiji designed the curriculum and conducted two courses – 1972-1975 and 1976-1979. I was fortunate to be in the second course....

The Patriot Saint

S. Gurumurthy Swami Dayananda Saraswati — a master exponent of the inclusive Hindu philosophy who declared there was not ‘one God,’ but ‘only God,’ a...

A Sage for All Ages

T. R. Jawahar Should a liberal person, a journo at that, oppose conversions? Does religious freedom include right to convert others? This and many more....

Swami Tattvavidananda

Many people have spoken wonderful things about Pujya Swamiji. However much we speak, it is like touching the tip of an iceberg. His contribution...

Exponent of Divine Unity

Rabbi Dr. Alon Goshen-Gottstein India has just lost one of its most important Hindu leaders, Swami Dayananda Saraswati. The media referred to him by appeal...

Swamini Agamananda

namaḥ swāmidayānandagurupādambujanmane savilāsamahāmohagrāhagrāsaikakarmaṇe (Adapted from Pañcadaśī maṅgalācaraṇam) “Namaskarams to the lotus feet of my teacher, Swami Dayananda, whose only job is to destroy the shark of primordial...

Swamini Vilasananda

In 2013, I came to see Pujya Swamiji and asked him for a message to take back to the Argentine students. He said, “I...