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Conference for Law and Law Enforcement Agencies in Gulbarga
28 May 2017
Here we had a wonderful conference for Law and Law enforcement agencies.
Topic : Role of L & L E Agencies in establishing a value based society
Sri Rupak Kumar Dutta IPS, Director General of Police Karnataka, Bangalore inaugurated.\Justice V Eshwariah and Dr. Rashmi Oza were the speakers.
Other key participants included -
Sri Alok Kumar IPS - Inspector General of Police, North eastern zone
Sri N Shashi Kumar IPS, Superintendent of Police, Gulbarga,
Sri Nikam Prakash IPS, Superintendent of Police, Bidar
Sri Idamartin Marbaniang, IPS, Superintendent of Police, Yadgiri,
Sri D Y Basappa, Dist & Sessions Judge, Bangalore
Br Prem, Sr Vijaya and Srimati Amlan (Mrs.of Divisional Commissionere) were on the Stage.
In the audience, there were about 800 three districts' Dy SPs, Circle Inspector, 250 PSI trainees, advocates, Chartered Accountants and other VIPs. Programme was telecasted on TV and covered by about 16 newpapers.
B K Prem Bhai
Collective Rajyoga Program for Peace & Inauguration of Brahma Kumaris Marg
28 May 2017
Collective Raj-yoga Program for Peace
'Yoga - key to health, peace & harmony’—Dr Ishwar Acharya
New Delhi, May, 7: Almost six weeks before International Yoga Day on 21st June this year, the Brahma Kumaris organization held a massive mass raj-yoga session for three hours in Shyam Baba Khatuwale Stadium at Hari Nagar Clock Tower here, starting early morning today.
Over three thousand raj-yoga enthusiasts both ladies and gents all clad in pure whites converged and undertook several steps of Raj-yoga including yogic stretching exercises, creative contemplation and silent meditation for world peace and well being.
Addressing this huge gathering of Raj-yogis from Delhi & NCR, Dr Ishwar N Achrya, Director, Central Council for Research on Yoga & Naturopathy, Ministry of AYUSH as Chief Guest said that the system of yoga which the Govt. of India is promoting all over the world aims not only to restore physical & mental health but also social, moral and environmental health as well.
He said that the Raj-yoga practices of the Brahma kumaris is a way forward in this direction of restoring holistic health, peace, harmony and wellbeing in people, society, environment and ecology.
He also unveiled a stone plaque of MCD naming a road leading to Brahma Kumaris Center in Hari Nagar here as Brahma Kumaris Marg.
Dr Renu Sharma, Vice Chancellor of Chattisgarh University as Guest of Honor on the occasion, also echoed the similar views on the efficacy of Raj-yoga in enhancing individual and collective peace, health, harmony and happiness in society.
Rajyogini B K Asha, the Chief Convener of such collective Raj-yoga programs on any Sunday every month at different places of Delhi & NCR for last several years, said that these mass yoga programs of the organization have become trend setters not only for other cities in India but also in overseas countries.
Rajyogini B K Shukla, the Main Coordinator of this program at Hari Nagar said that such collective Raj-yoga sessions not only foster healthy body, mind and spirit, but also facilitate inner empowerment and develop soft skills like team spirit, leadership qualities, good character and positive personality traits among the practitioners.
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Five-minute Video Captures the Service News of Borivali, Mumbai Center from April 2016 to March 2017
28 May 2017
Dear Divine Family,
Loving Greetings from Prabhu Upvan parivar!
We are happy to share a short video of the key service activities organised by Brahma Kumaris Borivali, Mumbai from April 2016 to March 2017. It is a short video of 5 minutes, with a well-scripted narration by Samay....Main Samay hoon... Main appko le chalta hoon Mumbai Borivali sthit Prabhu Upvan ki or... Ye vo varad bhoomi hai jahan..... watch the video to know more
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Borivali Mumbai Celebrates the 13th Annual Day of Prabhu Upvan, Rajyoga Retreat Center, on 1st May 2017
28 May 2017
Dear Divine Family,
Loving Greetings from Prabhu Upvan parivar!
We are happy to share the photos of celebration of
the 13th Annual Day of Prabhu Upvan, Rajyoga Retreat center, Borivali, Mumbai on 1st May 2017. We had organised a unique Fun Food Fest for all BKs, which featured games and delicacies for all. This festival was fully enjoyed by one and all!
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Hope you all enjoy watching the photos!
IT Wing Special Retreat for the BKs working in IT Industry in Mysore
28 May 2017
Dear divine brother/sister,
Please accept love and greetings of peace from BapDada’s IT Wing.
IT Wing is organizing a special spiritual retreat for the BKs working in IT industry (E.g. as developers, QA, analysts, managers, etc working in IT companies). This is a nice opportunity for all BKs in IT to enhance Inner Power & Uncommon Personality.
This retreat will be organized for three days from June 24 to 26 (Saturday to Monday) in Mysore. This will be very special retreat as we will start the retreat on very auspicious Mamma's day (24th June).
REGISTRATION is free but compulsory. Please register at following registration link.
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· Event dates: June 24 to 26, 2017
· Retreat start date/time: June 24th, 4 AM
· Retreat (along with picnic) end date/time: June 26th, 5 PM
· Arrivals: Between 23rd June 4 pm and 24th June 6 am
· Departures: Between 26th June 5 pm and 27th June 10 am
· Venue: Gyan Sarovar Retreat Center, Mysore, Karnataka
· Program type: Spiritual Retreat
· Target participants: BK Professionals working in IT, ITES and BPO sectors
· Mysore retreat center has limited capacity - please register at the earliest at above mentioned URL.
. Registration is mandatory
· After completing the registration, you will receive a confirmation email within few days.
· Book your train/flight/bus tickets only after receiving a confirmation email from IT wing.
· Only confirmed registrants can participate, need to bring/show confirmation mail
· Participants should have practiced Rajayoga Meditation for minimum 6 months
· Strictly for BK Professionals working in IT, ITeS and BPO
· Please bring BK center in charge sister’s written permission letter
· Registration is only for the participant. Please take prior permission if you are bringing family members (kith & kin)
· Shared accommodation will be provided
Modes of travel to reach Mysore:
· Travel/logistics: Own arrangement
· Rail: Up to Mysore Junction
· Air: 150 Km from Bengaluru airport by cab
· Bus: Multiple options to reach Mysore by bus from Bengaluru and other metros
On Godly Service,
IT Wing of RE&RF - Brahma Kumaris
Head Quarter Coordinator's Office
Shantivan, Abu Road, Rajasthan India
Web : http://itwing.brahmakumaris.com
Press Trust of India Features President's Speech at Shanti Sarovar
19 May 2017
SOURCE: Press Trust of India | National Edition | 28 Apr 2017, 04:13 HRS IST (http://www.ptinews.com/news/8646802_Peace--harmony-ultimate-objectives-of-civilisation--Prez.html)
Peace, harmony ultimate objectives of civilisation: Prez
Hyderabad, Apr 26 (PTI) President Pranab Mukherjee today said peace and harmony are ultimate objectives of our civilisation and progress.
Addressing a programme organised by Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya, an organisation working for global harmony, Mukherjee said happiness and peace are closely interlinked in today's world.
"The basic objective of the organisation (Brahma Kumaris) is to ensure peace, harmony, cordiality between man to man, woman to woman, between man and woman as brothers and sisters.
"On the whole, this is the ultimate objective of our civilisation, of our progress, of our advancement," he said.
Mukherjee said, "No doubt we want economic growth, technological development, scientific pursuit of knowledge but at the end everything comes to a point that we want to have happiness."
The president said happiness of people and mankind is now recognised all over the world and as a result the international organisation comes out with 'World's Happiness Index' to know where happiness is being pursued.
"Happiness and peace are closely interlinked, one cannot survive without the other," he said during the felicitation ceremony for the president organised by the Brahma Kumaris.
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President of India visits Brahma Kumaris, Shanti Sarovar, Hyderabad
26 April 2017
His Excellency President of India Hon’ble Pranab Mukherjee visited Brahma Kumaris Shanti Sarovar, Hyderabad and greeted BKs for their global services in spreading Peace and Harmony. He also participated in the lighting of lamps on the occasion of BKs completing 80 years.
Other main dignitaries includes -
Hon’ble ESL.Narasimhan, Governor of Telangana and AP
Hon’ble Mohd. Mohammud Ali, Deputy Chief Minister of Telangana
BKs Speakers on the dais are -
Br Brijmohan Ji, Addl. Secy general of BKs, Asha didi, Director of ORC, Kuldeep didi, Director of Shanti Sarovar
Geeta didi, Senior member, Mount Abu, Justice Eshwaraiah, Former chairman NCBC, Sr Manju, Incharge, Secunderabad Maredpally.
Sister Asha welcomed His Excellency and the dignitaries. She introduced the organization to the Honourable President of India and also briefed him on various activities and services rendered to the society all over the world.
His Excellency, President of India, Sri Pranab Mukherjee was honoured and felicitated by Bro. Brij Mohanji.
Later, His Excellency and the Honourable dignitaries lighted the lamp to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of Brahma Kumaris.
Address by President of India:
After fondly been felicitated by Brahma Kumaris, His Excellency President of India said that Brahma Kumaris is an organisation of International repute and has high level network all over the world. The basic objective of this organisation is to give peace, harmony and cordiality between Man to Man, Woman to Man and Sister to Brother. This is the ultimate objective of everyone. Human Being seeks economic growth, scientific pursuits, technological developments etc. for happiness. This is recognised all over the world and as a result every year International Organisations observe to achieve this. Happiness and peace are closely interlinked and which are essential. We are always appreciative of the great work rendered by Brahma Kumaris and have deep respect for them.
Thanks for the good wishes of Dadis and all divine family.
Dr. Sr. Binny Addressed National Seminar at Amity University in Delhi
20 April 2017
Dr. B.K Binny addressed National Seminar on
“Positive Psychology and Spirituality for Holistic Health” at Amity University Delhi
In association with Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga (MDNIY), Ministry of Ayush
Supported By Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR, New Delhi)
Dr. Sr. Binny addressed as a Guest of Honour at Inaugural session of National Seminar on ''Positive Psychology And Spirituality for Holistic Health at Amity University Noida Delhi. Eminent Scientists and Scholars, Psychologists, University Department Heads and more than one thousand Amity University Psychology Students and Researchers were present in this seminar.
Dr. Binny addressed and presented research paper on subject ''Spirituality and Holistic Wellness''. She also presented significant contributions made by Brahma Kumaris and Global Hospital, Mount Abu, to society in promoting healthy life style through application of Spirituality and Meditation.
In this seminar, Dr. W. Selvamurthy, President, ASTIF, Vice Chancellor, Dr. Prof Balvinder Shukla, Amity, Dr. I. V Basavaraddi, Director Morarji Desai Institute of Yoga, Ministry of Ayush, Dr. Prof. Abha Singh, Dean and Director Amity Institute of Psychology and Allied Sciences and Sh. Balvinder Kumar, ISA, Secretary, Ministry of Mines, Gov. of India and many eminent University experts from different parts of India addressed and also presented Scientific Papers. Sr. Ashima of Noida centre was also present in this programme.
Regional Director Global Peace Insitative, USA
Global Hospital & Research Centre,
Mount Abu (Raj.)
Governor of Kerala conferred 'Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Highest Excellence Award 2017' to Senior Rajyoga Teacher Sr Pankaj
19 April 2017
Divine Brothers & Sisters
Rajayogini Senior Sri Pankaj, Incharge of Kottayam,Kerala has received Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Highest Excellence Award 2017 on 14th April at Kanakakunnu Palace,Trivandrum for her contribution towards spreading message of values, spirituality & selfless service to society from Hon'ble Governor of Kerala Sri P. Sadasivam. Also on the dias are Dr. P. Abdul Gafur, MES Pesident, Sri Kadagampally Surendran, Minister of Tourism & Devasom, Sri Kanam Rajendran, CPI State secretary, Sri Ramankutty, Chairman Ambedkar Committee.
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Prestigious Kempegowda Award by Govt.of Karnataka to Sr Padma in Bengaluru
18 April 2017
Please accept greetings of Peace and Happiness and Om Shanti from Sr Pavitra, Bangalore City.
It's our great pleasure to inform that this year, Bruhath Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, Bangalore, Govt. of Karnataka has recognised the unlimited services of Brahmakumaris & the Govt. has honoured our respected Rajayogini Didi Padma Behenji by the Prestigious Kempegowda award .
Mr. Kempegowda was the founder & creator of Bengaluru City. So on the auspicious occasion of Kempegowd's Jayanthi on 11th April,2017, awards were presented to the dignitaries rendered valuable services in different fields for uplifting Bengaluru and making Bengaluru as a great dynamic city.
For our beloved Sr Padma Didi, it was given for her great services in the field of spiritual social services from the last 50 years.
Your Divine Sister
Sr Shivani addressed the public program in Chandigarh with Punjab Governor as Chief Guest
18 April 2017
On the Dais: His Excellency Shri V.P. Singh Badnore, Hon’ble Governor Punjab & Administrator, UT, Chandigarh, Sr Sister, Br Amirchand Ji, Director, North Zone & Vice Chairman-Social Service Wing of Brahma Kumaris, Sr Uttra Didi, Director, Brahma Kumaris, Chandigarh, Sr Anita, Senior Rajyoga Teacher
Dear and Respected family,
Om Shanti and Godly greetings.
Respected sr Shivani came to Chandigarh for one day. We arranged one public program in Ram Leela Grounds, Sector 27. Topic was " Rajyoga for Holistic Wellness". More than 5000 (mostly guests) participated. Punjab Governor HE V P Badnore was the Chief Guest. Some Judges of Punjab and Haryana High Court, number of other distinguished guests including Secretaries of Punjab and Haryana Govts., senior advocates and eminent doctors also joined. Next day morning Sr Shivani met BK family. Nearly 2000 attended that class on "Secrets of thoughts on Human Behaviour".
Some prominent names from the audience - Hon'ble Justice Mr. Rajesh Bindal, Punjab & Haryana High Court, Hon'ble Justice Mr. R.S. Malik, Punjab & Haryana High Court, Hon'ble Justice Mr. Arun Palli, Punjab & Haryana High Court, Hon'ble Justice Mrs. Rekha Mittal, Punjab & Haryana High Court, Sh. M.P Singh, IAS- Personal Secretary to Governor Punjab, Mr. Anurag Aggarwal, Home Secretary, Chandigarh, Sh. T.C. Gupta, Secretary, Hrayana Govt., Lady Governor, Punjab nd more dignitaries of the city.
In Photos: Cultural Program by Indore Shaktiniketan Hostelers at Shantivan
18 April 2017
Doctorate Degree to Dadi Hridaya Mohini, Addl. Chief of Brahma Kumaris
17 April 2017
Prof. Prafulla Kumar Mishra, the Vice Chancellor of North Odisha University, Baripada, Mayurbhanj, Odisha (India) conferred on Dadi Hirdaya Mohini Ji, the Additional Chief of Brahmakumaris, the degree of Doctor of Literature (honoris causa) for her contribution towards spreading the message of values, spirituality and social service in her unique role as a messenger of the Incorporeal God.
While conferring the degree during the 5-day (26 to 30th March, 2017) International – cum Cultural Festival on the occasion of the 80th anniversary celebration of the Brahmakumaris in Diamond Hall of its Shantivan Campus, Prof. Mishra said, praising the noble contribution of Dadi Hridayamohini Ji, ”It is a matter of glory for the University to confer the degree on her. I personally feel great and glorious in conferring this here on this grand celebration of 80th Anniversary of the Brahmakumaris organisation, which is engaged whole heartedly in its exemplary work of spreading the message of love, universal brotherhood, values, spirituality and world peace.”
Greetings to newly elected Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath ji Maharaj
16 April 2017
Please accept sweet Godly remembrance from Sr Parul , Anubhooti Bhawan, Shahpur-Gorakhpur, UP.
Sr Parul greeted and honored newly elected Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Divine Brother, Yogi Adityanath ji Maharaj by presenting bouquet during Yogiraaj Baba Gambheernath ji Punyathithi Shatabdi Varsh Programme at Gorakhnath Temple at Gorakhpur.
She introduced CM to various service related activities of Brahma Kumaris and its sister concern Rajyoga Education and Research Foundation and also invited him to Mt. Abu.
Sr Bela, Sr Madhuri and Br Abhishek were also present.
Honouring newly elected Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh - Dr. Dinesh Sharma
15 April 2017
Newly elected Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Dr. Dinesh Sharma, was.welcomed and honoured by Sr Radha by presenting a bouquet. He was also introduced to various service activities of Brahma Kumaris and its sister concern Rajyoga Education and Research Foundation.
Sr Manju, Br Rajiv Raman and Br Ravindra Agarwal were also presented.