Karen Armstrong

Karen Armstrong

British author
  • Born: 1944
  • Age: 78
  • Country: England

About this author

Karen Armstrong was born on 14 November 1944, She is a British author and commentator of Irish Catholic descent known for her books on comparative religion.

She was born at Wildmoor, Worcestershire, into a family of Irish ancestry who, after her birth, moved to Bromsgrove and later to Birmingham. In 1962, at the age of 17, she became a member of the Sisters of the Holy Child Jesus, a teaching congregation, in which she remained for seven years.

In 1976, Armstrong took a job teaching English at James Allen’s Girls’ School in Dulwich while working on a memoir of her convent experiences. Armstrong was honored by the New York Open Center in 2004 for her “profound understanding of religious traditions and their relation to the divine. In 2017 Armstrong was bestowed the Princess of Asturias award in recognition of her investigations into world religions

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6
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Buddha - Karen Armstrong
Buddha By Karen Armstrong
Buddha
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07-02-2023
Islam A Short History by Karen Armstron
Islam Songkhipto Itihas By Karen Armstrong
Islam Songkhipto Itihas
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16-04-2023
Muhammad By Karen Armstrong
Muhammad Mohanabir (Sa) Jiboni By Karen Armstrong
Muhammad Mohanabir (Sa) Jiboni
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16-04-2023
Puran By Karen Armstrong
Puran Sankhipta Itihas By Karen Armstrong
Puran Sankhipta Itihas
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16-04-2023
A History of God By Karen Armstrong
Srostar Itibritto By Karen Armstrong
Srostar Itibritto
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16-04-2023
Srostar Jonno Lorai Moulobader Itihash By Karen Armstrong
Srostar Jonno Lorai Moulobader Itihas By Karen Armstrong
Srostar Jonno Lorai Moulobader Itihas
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16-04-2023