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Dec 25 2017

100 Years of the Yoga Institute Celebrated in Mumbai

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati​ gave a beautiful keynote address at the International Yoga Seminar, during the second day of the two day inaugural celebration of The Yoga Institute​’s 100th anniversary, at St. Xavier's College, Mumbai​’s yesterday. Sadhvi Bhagawatiji said so beautifully, "What we need is a culture of harmony for a better tomorrow. However, that true and complete harmony has to come from within. We can only share with the world that which we have ourselves. Yoga gives us that internal union, internal harmony with which we can then be tools of...

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Dec 23 2017

Sach Bharat: World Confluence of Humanity, Power & Spirituality

A beautiful two day conclave, entitled "Sach Bharat: the World Confluence of Humanity, Power and Spirituality. Enlightenment: A Journey Within Through Service" took place from 22-23 December, at the Westin Hotel, Kolkata. The conference was inaugurated by Hon'ble Governor of Tripura, Shri Tathagata Roy, HE Rosalia Artega Serrano, and Former President of Ecuador, and blessed by Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji - Muniji​, Imam Umer Ilyasiji, Mananiya Indresh Kumarji, Acharya Dr Lokesh Muniji, Swami Supranandji Maharaj, Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati​, Sardar Paramjit Chandhok, Ven Bhikkhu Sanghasenaji, Archbishop Cardinal Teleshore Toppo and presided by...

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Dec 18 2017

National Bharat Gaurav Awards

National Bharat Gaurav Awards The National Bharat Gaurav Awards (Pride of India Awards), organised by the Brave Hearts, were given out by HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji - Muniji​, Mananiya Indresh Kumar​ji, Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati​ji and other eminent dignitaries at the Vigyan Bhawan. The Awards were given to individuals and institutions for their excellence and service in the fields of business, healthcare, yoga, arts, academics, civil service and government service. The theme of the awards was the spirit of the nation. Addressing the gathering, Pujya Swamiji said, “Our dynamic Prime Minister Narendra...

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Dec 18 2017

Women Pledge for Swachh Bharat and Empowerment in Uttar Pradesh

A unique celebration of the divine feminine and women's critical role in the Swachh Bharat Mission took place in Vindhyachal, Uttar Pradesh recently. Tens of thousands of women from local village areas gathered with great excitement and enthusiasm for the Shakti Sammelan, focused on women’s empowerment and upliftment. The sammelan concluded with a huge, mega event attended by women from villages across Uttar Pradesh graced by the presence and inspiring words of HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji - Muniji​ Co-Founder of the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance​, President of Parmarth Niketan...

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Dec 09 2017

International Human Rights Awards Ceremony

Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji​ was honoured with the Global Peace Award and Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji​ with the Ambassador of Peace Award at the 7th International Human Rights Awards Ceremony in Delhi, organised by All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties and Social Justice (AICHLS, with National Council Of News & Broadcasting (NCNB), Asian Human Rights Council (AHRC) , Amnesty Worldwide (AW) , Universal Mission For Peace And Harmony (UMPH) and International Institute Of Human Rights Studies (IIHRS). Pujya Swamiji was honoured with the Global Peace Award for His tireless service to...

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Nov 30 2017

Sadhviji Speaks at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) 2017

In partnership with the Government of the United States of America, NITI Aayog hosted the eighth annual GES in Hyderabad, India during November 28-30, 2017. This is the first time GES was hosted in South Asia, and the event highlighted India’s enabling environment for innovation and entrepreneurship – including actions by the government to increase the ease of doing business, eliminating unnecessary regulations, and supporting startups. The theme of the Summit was Women First, Prosperity for All, highlighting the critical role women play in fostering global growth and prosperity. FICCI has actively engaged with...

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Nov 28 2017

Sadhvi Bhagawatiji Speaks at EnGENDERed Dialogues at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad

It was such a joy and honor for Sadhvi Bhagawatiji to be part of the EnGENDERed Dialogues by NITI Aayog, tGELF and The Shift at #GES2017, the #GlobalEntrepreneurshipSummit in Hyderabad . The day featured a wide variety of women leaders from many different fields. She spoke about her own spiritual journey in her talk "Stanford to Spirituality."  Sadhviji felt truly honored to be amongst them. [gallery ids="21105,21106,21107,21108,21109,21110"] ...

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Nov 27 2017

Valedictory Session of Gandhian Conference with President of India

HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, President of Parmarth Niketan and Founder, Global Interfaith WASH Alliance Presented with the HSS Mahatma Gandhi Lifetime Peace and Service Award by hands of HE the President DELHI- President Ram Nath Kovind today concluded a historic Summit of Gandhian, Tribal and Faith leaders at Rashtrapati Bhavan with an intimate Valedictory Session. Over the weekend, the Summit had been meeting at Gandhi Ashram in Kingsway Camp, Delhi, to discuss, inspire and deliberate on pressing issues, with a foremost focus on the Swachh Bharat Mission, environmental protection and social...

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Nov 26 2017

Day 2 of the Gandhian Conference

The second day of the All India Gandhian Constructive Workers Conference began with Pujya Swamiji's visit to the Toilet Park and Cafe in the Ashram. He learned from the divine team from Gandhi ashram in Gujarat about the different toilet technologies exhibited in the park, lauded them to their commitment to WASH and even enjoyed some chai at the park. Thereafter, Pujya Swamiji graced the sessions planned in the second day which were on youth engagement, women empowerment and involvement of Asian Countries in the efforts to spread the teachings and the...

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Nov 25 2017

Hon’ble Vice President of India Inaugurates the Gandhian Conference

GANDHI ASHRAM, DELHI- Hon’ble Vice President, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu​ joined forces with Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji - Muniji​, President of Parmarth Niketan​, Co-Founder of Global Interfaith WASH Alliance​, Harijan Sevak Sangh​ President, Shri Sankar Kumar Sanyal​lji and GIWA's revered spiritual leaders of India’s many faiths, to inspire 3000 Gandhian and tribal representatives from across India to become trailblazers for a Swachh Bharat. This historic event was jointly organized by the Harijan Sevak Sangh (founded by Mahatma Gandhi) and the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance under the collective leadership and vision of...

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