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May 03 2019

Earth Day Celebrations

On Earth Day, the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance came together with Swarovski WaterSchools, Parmarth Niketan Ashram, other local schools and organizations to organize a beautification campaign that began with the Rishikesh train station. Hundreds of school students from across the region converged at the Rishikesh Train Station to paint and beautify it in honour of International Mother Earth Day. They were joined and guided by artists from across India and around the world to send a unified message of love for the natural wonders of the Ganga and the Himalayas...

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Apr 28 2019

Inauguration of Upgraded Computer Centre at Parmarth

“Education means not only theoretical knowledge, but also learning mental, physical, emotional, intellectual and scientific development.” So declared HH Pujya Swamiji Chidanand Saraswatiji, President of Parmarth Niketan, at the recent opening of the modern and well-equipped computer lab at the ashram’s divine Gurukul, a place of scholarship and inspiration for disadvantaged and/or orphaned youth. He added, “By surfing the web pages and the Ved pages, this centre will help them bridge the gap between computer and culture between technology and traditions.” Inauguration of upgraded computer centre at our Gurukul by @PujyaSwamiji,...

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Apr 23 2019

Earth Day Celebrated: Beautification of the Rishikesh Railways

On Earth Day, the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance came together with Swarovski WaterSchools, Parmarth Niketan Ashram, other local schools and organizations to organize a beautification campaign that began with the Rishikesh train station. Hundreds of school students from across the region converged at the Rishikesh Train Station to paint and beautify it in honour of International Mother Earth Day. They were joined and guided by artists from across India and around the world to send a unified message of love for the natural wonders of the Ganga and the Himalayas...

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Mar 25 2019

#birthdaycelebration #SadhviBhagawatiSaraswatiji

In a quiet and serene gathering by Ma Ganga at Parmarth Niketan in Veerpur with the auspicious blessing of Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji - Muniji, Sevaks, and friends came together to celebrate the return of the day of our dear Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji. Our Sadhviji received loved filled birthday wishes in different languages and a special rendition of The Beatles hit song “Let it be” to the words of “Speaking words of wisdom, Sadhviji, Sadhviji.” This was one of the many expressions of love our dear Sadhviji was showered with...

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Mar 25 2019

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati Divine Birthday Celebration

A day of celebrations blessed by Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji - Muniji in honor of the return of the day of our beloved Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji that started with a quiet gathering in Veerpur, by the banks of Ma Ganga with Sevaks and friends from different parts of the world who gathered in celebration with birthday songs in their native language followed by a beautiful rendition of the Beatles hit song “Let it Be” changed to honor Sadhviji on her day. “Speaking words of Wisdom, Sadhviji...

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Mar 25 2019

Sadhvi Bhagawatiji Joins Walk for Water on World Water Day in Hollywood, California

On World Water Day, Sadhviji joined a Walk for Water on the famous Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California organized by the Thirst Project, an organization founded by Los Angeles youth to help bring clean water to people around the world. For the walk, all the participants carried large water cans for two miles, demonstrating how so much of the world lives -- having to walk many miles to collect water for their daily needs. Sadhviji had fruitful conversations with Seth Maxwell, the CEO and Evan Wesley regarding the work they are...

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Mar 22 2019

United Nations Convention on Status of Women

Fantastic panel at #CSW63 the United Nations Convention on Status of women, hosted by ⁦‪UNFPA‬⁩ on Women’s Leadership in the World of Religion.Deep, heartfelt & so inspiring! I feel so blessed to have these sisters in the Divine! ⁦‪‬⁩ #genderequality ...

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Mar 22 2019

World Water Day

On World Water Day, Sadhviji joined a Walk for Water on the famous Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California organized by the Thirst Project, an organization founded by Los Angeles youth to help bring clean water to people around the world. For the walk, all the participants carried large water cans for two miles, demonstrating how so much of the world lives -- having to walk many miles to collect water for their daily needs. She had fruitful conversations with Seth Maxwell, the CEO and Evan Wesley regarding the work they...

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Mar 21 2019

Sadhviji at the UN Commission on the Status of Women

It was a joy to be at the United Nations last week for the 63rd Convention on the Status of Women and to speak at three events on issues related to women in India. The first was an event organized by WSSCC with the Governments of Spain and Germany on Access to Menstrual Health as Public Service: The Lived Experiences of Women and Girls led by Sue Coates, Deputy Executive Director, WSSCC and Ms. Maria Bassols, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Spain to the United Nations with...

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