To the Patriots

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To the Patriots
Book front cover
"To the Patriots": the front cover[note 1]
Author Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar
Country India
Language English
Subject Philosophy
Publisher Ananda Marga Publication
Publication date January 1960 (IND)
Media type print
Pages 32
ISBN 81-7252-18-2
Location in Sarkarverse
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To the Patriots is a small book of 32 pp. published for the first time on January, 1960 in Ranchi (Jharkhand, India) by the philosopher and social reformer Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar.[note 2]


The book contains the presidential address discourse to the "History Section" of the "Progressive Writers’ Conference" held in Jamalpur Bihar, India) on 1960 January 1.

The discourse examines the benefits and limitations of patriotism, starting with a deep analysis of the concept of Nation referred to the different areas of the planet, it's based on Sarkar's ideology of "Cosmic Brotherhood".



  1. ^ "To the Patriots" cover page as it appears on the publisher's web site, Ananda Marga Publications, 2012, retrieved 24 December 2012 
  2. ^ Between 1955 and 1990 the author wrote in English, Bengali and Hindi. He wrote in the name "Shrii Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar" when treating sociology, economics, philology and various other subjects, and in the name ""Shrii Shrii Ánandamúrti"" when focusing on spiritual topics. Many of his books he gave as dictations; others were compiled from his discourses, some of them in small pocket-books.



  • Sarkar, Prabhat Ranjan (1960), To the Patriots, Ananda Marga Publications, ISBN 81-7252-18-2 Check |isbn= value (help) 

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