Amazon rainforest

Amazon Rainforest, large tropical rainforest occupying the drainage basin of the Amazon River and its tributaries in northern South America and covering an area of 2,300,000 square miles (6,000,000 square km). Comprising about 40 percent of Brazil’s total area, it is bounded by the Guiana Highlands to the north, the Continue Reading

Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda (1863-1902) was Sri Ramakrishna’s primary follower and Vedanta’s world spokesman. His lectures, texts, letters and poems are released as Swami Vivekananda’s Complete Works. He felt that teaching universal principles rather than personalities was best, so in the Complete Works we find little mention of Ramakrishna. 1. “Take risks Continue Reading