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Identify the person Shri Ramana Maharishi.

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Asked by hitler, 30 Dec '09 07:25 pm
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Born Dec. 30, 1879, Madurai, Madras states, India
died April 14, 1950, Tiruvannmalai

original name Venkataraman Aiyer Hindu philosopher and yogi called Great Master, Bhagavan (the Lord), and the Sage of Aruchala, whose position on monism (the identity of the individual soul and the creator of souls) and my (illusion) parallels that of akara (c. AD 700750). His original contribution to yogic philosophy is the technique of vicra (self-pondering inquiry).

Born to a middle-class, southern Indian, Brahman family, Venkataraman read mystical and devotional literature, particularly the lives of South Indian aiva saints and the life of Kabr, the medieval mystical poet. He was captivated by legends of the local pilgrimage place, Mt. Aruchala, from which the god iva was supposed to have arisen in a spiral of fire at the creation of the world.

At the age of 17 Venkataraman had a spiritual experience from which he derived his vicra technique: he suddenly felt a great fear of death, and, lying ...more
Answered by KARTIKAY SHARMA, 30 Dec '09 07:36 pm

 
  
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One of the greatest saint of the century from south. speciality in yoga meditation
Answered by Ramesh Agarwal, 30 Dec '09 09:40 pm

 
  
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A great sage of the 20th century
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 30 Dec '09 07:58 pm

 
  
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A sage.
Answered by nargis bhambi, 30 Dec '09 07:30 pm

 
  
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He was one of the greatest Indian sages. Born in Tiruchuzhi, Tamil Nadu. After having attained liberation at the age of 16, he left home for Arunachala, a mountain considered sacred by Hindus, at Tiruvannamalai, and lived there for the rest of his life. Arunachala is located in Tamil Nadu, South India. after attaining moksha he declared himself an "Atiasrami", but he was a brahmin .. There was even a TV serial in Doordarshan titled "RAMANA HOLE" telecasted in Kannada, Hindi, Tamil and Telgu ..
Answered by Sahana, 30 Dec '09 07:29 pm

 
  
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