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His early years were spent in Tiruttani and Tirupati, both famous as pilgrim centres. In partial fulfilment for his M. Hogg awarded the following testimonial for this thesis: The thesis indicates the general trend of Radhakrishnan's thoughts In his own words, "Religious feeling must establish itself as a rational way of living.
If ever the spirit is to be at home in this world, and not merely a prisoner or a fugitive, spiritual foundations must be laid deep and preserved worthily. Religion must express itself in reasonable thought, fruitful action and right social institutions.
From then on, he was engaged in the serious study of Indian philosophy and religion, and was a teacher of Philosophy. Inhe was appointed Professor of Philosophy in the University of Mysore.
At the Philosophical Congress held at Harvard University, the lack of spiritual note in modern civilization was the focus of his address to the general meeting. InRadhakrishnan was invited to take the post vacated by Principal J.
Estin Carpenter in Manchester College, Oxford. This gave him the opportunity to lecture to the students of University of Oxford on Comparative Religion. In his own words, "It was a great experience for me to preach from Christian pulpits in Oxford and Birmingham, in Manchester and Liverpool.
It heartened me to know that my addresses were liked by Christian audiences. Referring to my sermon on "Revolution through Suffering", an Oxford daily observed, "Though the Indian preacher had the marvellous power to weave a magic web of thought, imagination and language, the real greatness of his sermon resides in some indefinable spiritual quality which arrests attention, moves the heart and lifts us into an ampler air.
Inhe was elected Fellow of the British Academy.
He later held offices that dealt with India's national and international affairs. He was the Ambassador of India to U.
He held the office of the Chancellor, University of Delhi, from From May to Mayhe was the President of India. Aldous Huxley observed that Dr. Radhakrishnan "is the master of words and no words.
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Radhakrishnan has the rare qualification of being equally versed in the great European and the not less great Asiatic tradition which may be said to hold in solution between them the spiritual wisdom of the world, and of thus speaking as a philosophical bilinguist upon it.
Conger said, "Among the philosophers of our time, no one has achieved so much in so many fields as has Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan of India William James was influential in religion, and John Dewey has been a force in politics.
One or two American philosophers have been legislators. Jacques Maritain has been an ambassador.
Radhakrishnan, in a little more than thirty years of work, has done all these things and more Never in the history of philosophy has there been quite such a world-figure.
With his unique appointment at Banaras and Oxford, like a weaver's shuttle, he has gone to and fro between the East and West, carrying a thread of understanding, weaving it into the fabric of civilization.
In India, September 5 his birthday is celebrated as Teacher's Day in his honor.
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It is a hard fact that he pioneered Indian freedom struggle in the very beginning and cherished much influence on GandhiReviews: 1. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan: Life and Writings. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was born on September 5, , at Tiruttani, forty miles to the north-east of Madras, in South India.
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