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Akshaya Tritiya Tree Plantation Pledge

“Trees are Nature’s gift that keeps giving. अब बचा है केवल एक विकल्प, वृक्षारोपण का करें संकल्प.पेड़ लगायें प्राण बचायें, पेड़ लगायें पृथ्वी बचायें.” HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji offers a heart-felt appeal on Akshaya Tritiya for all of us to plant more and offer more gift trees, with a poignant reminder of how much…

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Vaccinations at Swami Shukdevanand Charitable Hospital at Parmarth Niketan

“Corona is fear,” declares HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji – Muniji. “Vaccination is hope!” These inspiring and motivating words were offered by Pujya Swamiji as He toured the Swami Shukdevanand Charitable Hospital at Parmarth Niketan recently to observe the vaccination program being offered at the facility in cooperation with Parmarth, the Divine Shakti Foundation and…

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World Interfaith Prayers Meet

In a very special Interfaith Prayer Meet organized by Dr Anthony Raju, the International Human Rights Advisory Council and the All India Council of Human Rights Liberties and Social Justice and held today for the Healing, Good Health and Happiness of Covid-19 patients everywhere, Parmarth Niketan President and Spiritual Leader HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji…

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Bringing Oxygen During COVID Second Wave

Recognizing the unprecedented need for medical supplies and services to combat the gut-wrenching and devastating effects of the surge in Covid-19 cases across the Nation, HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji today launched a new initiative, the aim of which is to provide free oxygen cylinders for patients on home care in Rishikesh and adjoining village…

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World Day for Safety and Health at Work

“The Covid-19 pandemic,” HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji shared when discussing today’s World Day for Safety and Health at Work commemorations, “has greatly affected nations, governments, employers, employees and the general population. And the current situation in India is heartbreaking. “The corona virus has had a huge impact on workplaces all over the world. During…

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Mahavir Jayanti & World Malaria Day!

With most of India locked-down yesterday on the last Sunday of April, it was the perfect day for introspection, as HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji has been such a passionate advocate for – especially during the past 13 months of the Covid-19 pandemic. And, on Sunday, there was much upon which to reflect. For yesterday…

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World Earth Day 2021

On World Earth Day yesterday, HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, President and Spiritual Leader of Parmarth Niketan – after planting a Rudraksha sapling in the Ashram courtyard – shared that the Earth is our Mother, a beautiful and comfortable home for all of us, containing water and greenery and an abundance of living beings. “We…

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Ram Navami 2021

On the sacred and holy day of Ram Navami – the day that Lord Sri Rama incarnated on Earth as the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu – Parmarth Niketan’s President and Spiritual Leader, HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji led a beautiful Navratri Havan for the Rishikumars and Acharyas of the Ashram in a simple and…

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Vivekananda Youth Connect Foundation Visits Parmarth

Eliminating water pollution has always been at the forefront of HH Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji’s environmental efforts, and never have those efforts been more important than they are right now as more and more reports surface about the vast quantities of plastic waste that are polluting and clogging our global waterways each year – plastic…

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Conclusion of Prayas Apna Workshop

The first phase of the ‘Prayas Apna’ workshop – a joint initiative of Global Interfaith WASH Alliance (GIWA) and UNFPA in partnership with PRAVAH at Parmarth Niketan designed to train and empower at-risk youth to dream and develop a strategy to reach that dream, and to share that strategy with their peers – concluded with…

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