FRYDMAN, Maurycy (Maurice Fr.; Swami Bharatananda). Warsaw 20.20.1901 — Bombay 9.3.1976. Polish Engineer converted to Hinduism. He came to India as a Jewish refugee from Warsaw and spent the rest of his life there. Worked as managing director of Mysore State Government Electrical Factory in Bangalore, soon interested in India thought, became a disciple of Gandhi and participated in the freedom movement in Aundh. In Bombay he supported the career of —> Dynowska.

Publications: Gandhiji, His Life and Work. Bombay 1944.

– I Am That, Talks with Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj. Bombay 1973.

Sources: * with photo (in Polish); Wikipedia.