Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak: In Other Words by Sangeeta Ray

By Sangeeta Ray

This booklet introduces and discusses the works of major feminist postcolonialist Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, through exploring the foremost ideas and issues to emerge from them.

  • Focuses at the key subject matters to emerge from Spivak’s paintings, comparable to ethics, literature, feminism, pedagogy, postcoloniality, violence, and war
  • Assesses Spivak’s usually contentious dating with feminist and postcolonial studies
  • Considers the importance of her paintings for different fields, corresponding to ethnography, historical past, cultural reports and philosophy

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Sri Sarada Devi, the holy mother;: Her life and by Swami Nikhilananda

By Swami Nikhilananda

An inspiring message for all humanity from one of
India's so much cherished non secular teachers

If Sri Ramakrishna was once a jumping flame of non secular recognition, Holy mom used to be a gentle sparkling fireplace of God-consciousness. To the grasp, Sri Ramakrishna, she used to be the goddess of knowledge in human shape. To her disciples she used to be the Divine mom herself. To her devotees she used to be a extra actual mom than their very own earthly mom. To the seekers of fact she used to be the ultimate, and to sinners she was once the final refuge.
―from the Introduction

The yr 2003 marked the a hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the delivery of Sri Sarada Devi, the spouse and religious spouse of Sri Ramakrishna. recognized affectionately in India and during the global because the Holy mom, she was once a unprecedented mix of human and divine features, and is an notion at the present time to hundreds of thousands who search non secular fulfillment.

The first American variation of the conversations and teachings of the Holy mom as recorded through her disciples, either lay and monastic, this interesting assortment brings to existence the Holy Mother’s teachings on human disorder, self-discipline, and peace in methods either own and profound. It illuminates her position because the energy, scripture, pleasure, and guiding spirit of the Ramakrishna Order and obviously captures her unyielding devotion to God that earned her a name as a gentle gleaming fireplace of God-consciousness.

Translated from the unique Bengali by way of Swami Nikhilananda, an immediate disciple of the Holy mom, those inspiring and specific conversations provide new perception into the lifestyle of this endearing and cherished religious character and her message of compassion that maintains to persuade her devotees in India and through the world.

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