Arise, awake and stop not...
March 20, 2006
*…till the goal is reached. *I am sure, from the title itself you would have recognised the famous face behind this quote.. > ...."stole the show" at the > (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1893 "1893") [World Parliament of > Religions](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Parliament_of_Religions "World Parliament of Religions") > in [Chicago, > Illinois](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicago%2C_Illinois "Chicago, Illinois"), > where he earned wild applause for beginning his address with the > famous words, *"Sisters and brothers of America."* Vivekananda's > arrival in the USA has been identified by many to mark the beginning > of western interest in > [Hinduism](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hinduism "Hinduism") not as > merely an exotic eastern oddity, but as a vital religious and > philosophical tradition that might actually have something important > to teach the West. > >
So here are the inspiring speeches by swamiji which moved america... - Vivekananda's Welcome Address @ World Parliament of Religions
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[Paper on Hinduism](http://audio.theuniversalwisdom.org/paperonhinduism_vivekananda.mp3) — The Masterpiece. Text of speech [here](http://www.theuniversalwisdom.org/hinduism/paper-on-hinduism-vivekananda/)
Its amazing yaar !! I dunno how to describe it in words.
Hope you will enjoy that…*Well its still not known if the voice in the speech is that of swamiji or has been recreated..* *Finally Thanks to [The Universal Wisdom](http://theuniversalwisdom.org/) for such an inspiring and rare speech. Keep up the nice work !!*
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