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International Yoga Day Every Day

Every Day is International Yoga Day at Parmarth Niketan (Rishikesh) as participants of our month long Shri Ram Katha by Pujya Sant Murlidharji Maharaj along with other pilgrims and tourists enjoy free and open Yoga classes on the banks of Maa Ganga, in the lap of the Himalayas. In the spirit of “Yoga for all…

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Inauguration of Green Shri Ram Katha

Innovation in Religion to bring Sustainable Living, Nation Building and Preservation of our Sacred Rivers RISHIKESH: As a great source of inspiration for Religious and Spiritual Social Responsibility a month long Shri Ram Katha is being recited by Pujya Sant Murlidharji Maharaj, with the blessing and inspiration of Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, President of Parmarth…

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University of Pittsburgh Delegation at Parmarth

Every day people from around the world are blessed to come to Parmarth Niketan for yoga, divine Ganga aarti, satsang and to bathe in the sacred energies on the banks of Mother Ganga. The ashram was blessed with more visitors from the West recently, as this week – in addition to the daily visitors, pilgrims,…

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Mother’s Day Celebrates Shakti at Parmarth

On this beautiful day, which gives us the divine opportunity to celebrate our Mothers in many western countries, we gathered together in Pujya Swamiji’s garden for a beautiful celebration of the Divine Mother Goddess, creating a beautiful bridge between the East and West on the banks of Maa Ganga. In the Indian tradition almost every…

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2019 PaRD General Assembly of Members

Sadhvi Bhagawatiji attended the annual General Assembly of PaRD, International Partnership for Religion and Sustainable Development, of which she serves on the Steering Committee. PaRD brings together the governments of currently 12 countries, with intergovernmental entities (United Nations, World Bank, African Union, KAICIID) with diverse civil society organisations (CSOs) and faith-based organisations (FBOs), to engage…

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Hon’ble US Ambassador Visits Parmarth Niketan

Beautiful highlights from the recent visit of His Excellency the Hon’ble US Ambassador to India Mr Kenneth Juster to Parmarth Niketan in which he spent time with HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and learned about the wide-scale interfaith efforts by the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance to improve #water, #sanitation & #hygiene for all. B’ful highlights…

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Kriya Yoga: Leading us to evolution

Parmarth Niketan offers sacred Kriya Yoga courses for those who want to experience the expansion of their consciousness. For seven days of April students from Brazil, Argentina, Germany, India, Peru, Netherlands and USA came to the holy banks of Mother Ganga to join the Kriya Yoga 2.0 course. Kriya is “action that leads us to…

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Padmasana Inaugurated at Parmarth

A beautiful inaugural ceremony of Padmasana brought together a delegation from Bali, Indonesia. They offered prayers and jointly performed the Ganga Aarti at Parmarth in the divine presence of Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji. Ide Pedanda Bang Buruan Manuaba, Head Priest of World Hindu Dharma, Indonesia, President of the Harijan Sevak Sangh…

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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…

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