Pransakha Vivekananda

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Pransakha Vivekananda
AuthorRanjan Bandyopadhyay
Original titleপ্রাণসখা বিবেকানন্দ
SubjectLife of Swami Vivekananda

Pransakha Vivekananda (2015) is a Bengali biographical novel written by Ranjan Bandyopadhyay. The book has 3 volumes. It was at the first position in Anandabazar Patrika's ten weekly popular books' list in October 2015.[1][2][3]


The novel is based on the life of Swami Vivekananda. The books presents the eventful life of Vivekananda to the readers in form of a story, and not a mere biography.


The writing was started publishing in Bengal newspaper Sangbad Pratidin' weekly supplementary Chhuti and it continued for 2 and a half years. It was published in a bokk format by Patra Bharati in July 2015. Swami Purnatmananda, a monk of Ramakrishna Mission officially launched the book.[4][5]


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  2. ^ "Starmark to launch Ranjan Bandyopadhyay's new book next week". Sify. Archived from the original on 23 December 2015. Retrieved 13 December 2015.
  3. ^ "Anandabazar bestseller". Archived from the original on 2017-07-02. Retrieved 2020-05-10.
  4. ^ "জীবনের তোলপাড় পেরিয়ে". Archived from the original on 2015-12-22. Retrieved 2015-12-13.
  5. ^ Srikanta, Lopamudra sing Tagore songs that influenced Vivekananda at World Music day concert