Swami Jyotirmayananda, himself a light of the Ramakrishna lineage, and thus a spiritual heir to Vivekananda, is said to have worked day and night for five years to bring together this amazing testament. "Vivekananda, the great teacher, philosopher and mystic whose mission was to rouse, in all people, awareness of the focus of human dignity--the Atman--and help them manifest that glory in every movement of their life. [foreward]" One can hardly glance at any of its thousand pages without being immediately captured by the charm, the wit, the awsome power of this most powerful of Hindus of the last century, the Lion of Vedanta of Chicago-Parliament-of-Religions fame. Contains over 80 photographs and countless witness accounts of Swami Vivekananda. Paperback, 960 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches. Published in 2000 by Swami Jyotirmayananda, Chennai, India.