PHILOSOPHER

Eknath

1533 - 1599

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Sant Eknath (Marathi pronunciation: [eknaːt̪ʰ]) (c. 1533 – c. 1599), commonly known as Sant (saint) Eknath was an Indian Hindu saint, philosopher and poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eknath has received more than 496,226 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Eknath is the 612th most popular philosopher, the 175th most popular biography from India and the 24th most popular Indian Philosopher.

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  • 500k

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  • 66.41

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, Eknath ranks 612 out of 1,089Before him are Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Johannes Sturm, Denis de Rougemont, Jean Améry, Eugen Fink, and P. F. Strawson. After him are Pierre Charron, Maurice Blondel, Johan Vilhelm Snellman, William Paley, Roman Ingarden, and Zeno of Sidon.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1533, Eknath ranks 15Before him are Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland, Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Claudio Merulo, Hieronymus Fabricius, Mōri Terumoto, and Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua. After him are Antonio Possevino, Cornelis Cort, Abdullah Khan II, Alonso de Ercilla, and Joachim Beuckelaer. Among people deceased in 1599, Eknath ranks 8Before him are Gabrielle d'Estrées, Beatrice Cenci, Luca Marenzio, Maeda Toshiie, Andrew Báthory, and Chōsokabe Motochika. After him are Menocchio, Archduchess Catherine Renata of Austria, Cornelis de Houtman, and Francisco Guerrero.

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In India

Among people born in India, Eknath ranks 175 out of 1,227Before him are Henry McMahon (1862), Dayananda Saraswati (1824), Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak (1551), Jayadeva (1170), V. V. Giri (1894), and Śāntarakṣita (725). After him are Abdul-Qādir Bedil (1642), Dignāga (480), Bharata Muni (-1000), Pushyamitra Shunga (-300), Meher Baba (1894), and Vandana Shiva (1952).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In India

Among philosophers born in India, Eknath ranks 24Before him are Buddhaghosa (401), Ravidas (1450), Ahmad Sirhindi (1564), Chandrakirti (600), Jyotirao Phule (1827), and Sivananda Saraswati (1887). After him are Dignāga (480), Madhvacharya (1199), Thiruvalluvar (350), Narayana Guru (1855), Abhinavagupta (950), and Inayat Khan (1882).