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Sep 04 2022

Sadhviji attends special event focused on organ donation with Hon’ble Vice President of India in Delhi

Today at the Ambedkar Center in Delhi, on Maharishi Dadhichi Jayanti - celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Dadhichi Deh Dan Samiti and the launch of the new Swasth Sabal Bharat campaign - a special event focused on organ donation was held in the gracious presence of the Hon’ble Vice President of India, Shri Jagdeep Dhankharji. President of Divine Shakti Foundation and Secretary-General, Global Interfaith WASH Alliance, Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, was the Chief Guest. Other distinguished guests on the dais included former Minister of Health, Government of India, Dr....

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Aug 28 2022

Pujya Swamiji and Sadhvi Bhagawatiji Visit former President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind in Delhi

Calling him "not a former but an unprecedented President of India," HH Param Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji paid a visit to Shri Ram Nath Kovindji in Delhi, surprising him with the Green Gift of the Himalayas, a sacred Rudraksh sapling. "You did," shared Pujya Swamiji, "an important job of making Indians living abroad proud by calling them the cultural ambassadors of India. And, you kept the relationship between India and other nations alive. During my travels abroad, I saw that the warmth you always convey continues...

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Aug 27 2022

Pujya Swamiji and Sadhvi Bhagawatiji meet first civilian President of India Smt. Droupadi Murmu

In the highlight of a string of important meetings since His return from abroad, HH Param Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and Global Interfaith WASH Alliance Secretary-General Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji met the first civilian President of India, Smt. Droupadi Murmuji, and offered her best wishes for being elected as the 15th President of India. परमार्थ निकेतन के अध्यक्ष स्वामी चिदानन्द सरस्वती जी ने भारत की प्रथम नागरिक राष्ट्रपति श्रीमती द्रोपदी मुर्मू जी से की भेंट माननीय राष्ट्रपति जी को परमार्थ गंगा आरती में सहभाग हेतु किया आमंत्रित भारत की प्रथम नागरिक को रूद्राक्ष...

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Aug 24 2022

Celebrating Pujya Swamiji’s 70th Birth Anniversary and Sadhvijis 50th Birthday in London

During their visit to London, Parmarth's divine Parivar living in the United Kingdom gathered together to celebrate HH Param Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji's 70th Birth Anniversary and Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati's 50th Birthday with all the trappings and all the trimmings! During the event, Pujya Swamji declared, "All of you have set many records by living on the soil of the West. Now the time has come that you should return to your native land and work for the villages. Work to make your origin villages clean, prosperous and developed. Work...

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Aug 16 2022

Pujya Swamiji and Sadhviji Visit Iceland

HH Param Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji celebrated India's 75th Anniversary of Independence in Iceland with members of the Parmarth Parivar, sending love Home to India and sharing the beautiful thoughts and words of the late and renowned Indian poet, Nida Fazli, to express the wonderful coordination between development and freedom. Pujya Swamiji so eloquently explains that "Freedom does not only mean our freedom. When the trees and plants are given full freedom, it leads to a glorious explosion of new trees and plants. Similarly, only in...

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Aug 13 2022

Divine Shakti Foundation Medical Camp At Mohan Chatti

Divine Shakti Foundation Medical  Camps are organized to provide vital and much-needed medical services to remote and rural areas of Uttarakhand and  free check-ups, diagnosis and counseling services. One of our most recent free medical camps - one especially dedicated to diabetic and dental patients -  was held on 13th August, 2022, and was offered at Mohan Chatti, Pauri Garhwal  with the blessings of Parmarth Niketan's President and DSF’s Founder, Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, and President of Divine Shakti Foundation Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji.   It was organized under the joint...

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Aug 12 2022

Inauguration of New Educational Facility Shakti Vikas Kendra

On this beautiful International Youth Day - the day set aside to raise awareness about cultural and societal issues related to Youth, this year focusing on the theme 'Inter-Generational Solidarity', Building a Better World for All Ages to Foster Positive Relationships - the Divine Shakti Foundation, with the inspiration and blessing of HH Param Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and the guidance of Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, inaugurated its newest educational facility - Shakti Vikas Kendra - designed to develop life and other skills in students from Class 8-12, and to...

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Aug 05 2022

Cleanliness Drive at Neelkanth Temple

Neelkanth Temple is one of the most revered sacred temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is located around 32kms from Rishikesh and is at a height of 1330 meters surrounded by dense forests and beautiful rivers. According to the Hindu legend during the Samudra Manthan or the churning of the ocean by devtas (Gods) and asuras (demons) in pursuit of Amrit (nectar), the Halahal (poison) that emerged was believed to have a level of toxicity that was close to destroying the whole of creation.  Since nobody could consume the poison,...

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Jul 31 2022

Kanwar Mela 2022

After a nearly two-year gap due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Kanwar Yatra - an annual holy pilgrimage observed by the devotees of Lord Shiva - returned on July 14th, much to the delight of the thousands of pilgrims that had been yearning for this sacred journey for so long. Kanwar Yatra is an annual festival that takes place during the month of Shravan (July-August) when millions of saffron-clad Lord Shiva devotees collect pitchers of the sacred water of Ganga from places such as Haridwar, Gaumukh, and Gangotri and then walk...

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Jul 29 2022

Tree Plantation at Hindu Jain Temple in Pittsburgh, USA

World Nature Conservation Day was a powerful reminder about how important it is to conserve, preserve and protect our earthly home, and HH Param Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji did just that with a beautiful tree plantation at the Hindu Jain Temple in the United States - a divine and historic facility that Pujya Swamiji founded over 40 years ago, creating the first mandir to house together the deities of the two faith traditions. Said Pujya Swamiji of the event, "Due to the unscientific development taking place...

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