7 Important Points of Swami Vivekananda Chicago Speech

Swami Vivekananda delivered a famous speech at the Parliament of the World's Religions in Chicago on September 11, 1893.

In this speech, he represented Hinduism and introduced the concept of "Unity in Diversity" to the audience.

Unity in Diversity

He began his speech by paying homage to the "mothers and fathers of the land" and spoke about the universality of religion,

Mothers and fathers of the land

stating that all religions are true and that they are different expressions of the same eternal truth.

Open Hands

He also spoke about the need for mutual tolerance and respect between different religions,

Open Hands

and emphasized the importance of service to humanity as a path to spiritual fulfillment.

The speech was well-received by the audience and helped to introduce Hinduism to the Western world.

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