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date: 20 October 2019

Ghose, Aurobindo [known as Sri Aurobindo]locked

  • Peter Heehs


Ghose, Aurobindo [known as Sri Aurobindo] (1872–1950), politician and spiritual leader in India, was born at 14 South Circular Road, Calcutta, on 15 August 1872, the third son of Krishna Dhan Ghose (1844–1892/3), a civil medical officer, and Swarnalata Bose or Basu...

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