Sunday, February 21, 2016

Brahmabandhab Upadhyay

Brahmabandhav Upadhyay (born Bhavani Charan Bandyopadhyay) (1861 – 1907) was an Indian freedom fighter, journalist, theologian, and mystic. He was a Bengali Christian convert who tried to explain Christainity to Hindu Vedantic thought.

He was the son of Debi Charan Bandyopadhyay (born est.1832) and was born a Rarhi Brahmin of Shandilya Gotra. He was said to have been inspired by his uncle Kali Charan Bandyopadhyay (1847 - 1902) who was also a Christian convert.

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