28
Feb

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IYF Opens with Shivratri Puja and Prayers

Today the participants for the 15th annual world famous International Yoga Festival at Parmarth Niketan ashram arrived in time to participate in a special Mahashivratri program. Since 1999, Parmarth Niketan has been hosting this world renowned event which has grown to international acclaim and which grows in size year after year. Yogacharyas, teachers, students and […]

23
Feb

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Saints Come Together in Delhi United For India’s Sacred Cows

In India, where cows are revered as sacred, far too many cows are also suffering. Rapid modernization has meant that countless cows throughout the country are grazing on trash heaps instead of pristine grassland. A growing demand for leather goods also means that more cows then ever are being slaughtered for their hides. Tragically, some […]

21
Feb

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Pujya Swamiji meets India’s Former President, Dr. Abdul Kalamji

Pujya Swamiji met with His Excellency the Former President of India Dr. Abdul Kalamji to discuss the service initiatives undertaken by Ganga Action Parivar in Uttarakhand and other states of Northern India to clean and protect the waters of Mother Ganga and Her tributaries for the approximately 500 million Indians who depend upon this water […]

18
Feb

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Hindu Environment Week

Celebrated With an Interfaith Green Mass Wedding, Water Ceremonies, Eco-Toilet Building, Tree Planting and More, Alongside Oxford University India’s first ever Hindu Environmental Week was celebrated this February at Parmarth Niketan, signifying a growing movement of faiths coming forward for the conservation of our natural resources. Hindu Environmental Week, an initiative of Oxford University’s Bhumi […]

14
Feb

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Make Ganga Your Green Valentine

As people around the world celebrate Valentine’s Day this week with gifts of chocolate and roses, as symbols of their love and devotion, it is the perfect time to renew our commitment to our Mother Ganga and Mother Nature. Children all over the world will make Valentine’s Day cards for their mothers. On the banks […]

07
Feb

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Pujya Swamiji awarded Surya Ratna Lifetime Achievement Award

Pujya Swamiji was the recipient of the prestigious ‘Surya Ratna’ lifetime achievement award conferred upon Him by His Excellency Dr. Aziz Qureshi, Governor of Uttarakhand, Padma Vibhushan Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, CSIR Bhatnagar Fellow & President, Global Research Alliance and Prof. Dr. Sanjay B. Chordiya, Founder and President of Suryadatta Group of Institutes, at Suryadatta’s […]

05
Feb

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Pujya Swamiji Receives Ambassador of Peace Award

Pujya Swamiji received the prestigious Ambassador of Peace Award yesterday at a function organized by the United Nations Center for India and Bhutan and the Universal Peace Federation. The award was presented by Dr. Chung Sik Yong, UPF Chairman of Asia, and the Director of the United Nations Centre, Mrs. Kiran Mehra-Kerpelman. The Award was […]