This book is an expansion of the author's earlier book titled 'Vedanta' and is of special interest to scholars and statesmen all over the country. The thesis of the book puts heart into those fighting the global battle for civilization governed by moral order. Readers get a clear idea of the philosophy of Hindus.
The writer has made it clear that he seeks to present the body of faith called Vedanta to those who are not familiar with it. He is convinced that Vedanta is suitable for modern times as it was for ancient India . Vedanta is a code of ethics and a system of values evolved by Hindu philosophers.
About The Author : C. Rajagopalachari :
Chakravarti Rajagopalachari is a distinguished founder member of the Bhavan. A great patriot, astute politician, thinker, visionary, a close associate of Mahatma Gandhi, he was a great statesman. A freedom fighter, he was also the Chief Minister of Madras, Governor of West Bengal, India's Home Minister and the first Indian Governor-General of Free India. Rajaji popularized books on Ramayan, Mahabharat, Bhagwad Gita ,Upanishads and several others by writing in his inimitable style which has appealed to millions of people. He wrote in English and Tamil, his mother tongue. He passed away in 1972 at the age of 94.