Wellingborough marks Hindu monk's 150th anniversary
An exhibition focussing on ancient Indian civilisation is taking place in Wellingborough this month. The Vivekananda Exhibition will celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, who was a Hindu monk who travelled all over India and abroad to spread the knowledge of Indian philosophies of the Vedanta and Yoga to the Western world.
In this extract BBC Radio Northampton’s Jona Kotnis speaks to Krishna Thakrar to find out more about the Swami and his impact worldwide...
Available since: Tue 4 Jun 2013
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Jona presents the Asian programme on Radio Northampton between 2pm and 4pm on Sunday.