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To Lala Badri Sah

DEVALDHAR BAGICHA,1

Thursday, [June 1897]

DEAR BADRI SAH,

I have been very sorry to learn that you are not well. It would please me very much if you would come down here for a few days, at any rate, with us; and I am sure it would do you good.

Yours with blessings,
VIVEKANANDA


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  1. ^When Swami Vivekananda visited Almora in the summer of 1897, he was the guest of Lala Badri Sah for about two and a half months. During this period the Swami primarily stayed at Badri Sah's house in the bazaar and occasionally retreated to the garden-house of the Sahs at Devaldhar, about twenty miles north of Almora. In Hindi, the word Bagicha means "garden".