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The Vivekananda Ashram, Brickfields, And Why We Must Save It.

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The Vivekananda Ashram is a symbol of the universality of all religions and how all of them are the same, as taught by the late Swamiji. This paper expands on that and hopes to provide yet another argument as to why this symbol needs to be protected for the benefit of all.
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