Christian Ashram Movement

The Christian Ashram Movement is a movement within Christianity in India that embraces Vedanta and the teachings of the East, attempting to combine the Christian faith with the Hindu ashram model and Christian monasticism with the Hindu sannyasa tradition.

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Christian Ashram Movement - Conflicts
... The movement has not been without interreligious friction ... The Christian Ashram Movement, specifically, came under attack from some factions of Hinduism, as can be witnessed from a series of letters exchanged between Bede Griffiths and Swami Devananda — more on which ... some) Hindus has been severe but criticism has also been levelled from the Christian side, where conservative groups within the Catholic Church have regarded the Hindu influences upon ...

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