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Oct 20 2021

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award from President of the United States

Pujya Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji , PhD, Secretary-General, Global Interfaith WASH Alliance and President, Divine Shakti Foundation , based at Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, was awarded the Lifetime Achievement award from the President of the United States of America for her lifelong commitment to volunteer service. The lifetime achievement awards are given by AmeriCorps and the President of the United States. Sadhviji came to India 25 years ago, after graduating from Stanford University and while doing her PhD. She has spent the last 25 years engaged in selfless service for children, women, survivors...

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Oct 15 2021

Global Handwashing Day 2021

Join us for an inspiring and special Global Handwashing Day Webinar, organised by the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance with technical support of UNICEF. This years theme for Global Handwashing Day theme is “Our Future is at Hand – Let’s Move Forward Together.”,” wherein focus on hand hygiene can be used as a catalyst for the recognition of hand hygiene as a fundamental component of health and public safety.. In line with this year’s theme todays’ webinar is entitled “Joining Hands to Reach the Last Mile on Handwashing” in which our diverse and...

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Oct 08 2021

A Conversation on Compassion

Join Sadhviji LIVE as she is in conversation with Dr. James Doty and the Stanford University's center on Compassion and Altruism. In this "Conversation on Compassion" she and Jim Doty will share about compassion in action and how our spiritual practices open our hearts to love for our Selves and our world. In celebration of the release of Sadhviji's new #1 bestselling memoir Hollywood to the Himalayas: A Journey of Healing and Transformation, Sadhviji returns virtually to her alma mater to share the life lessons she's learned...

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Oct 03 2021

Power of Faith: Hollywood to the Himalayas at Consulate General of India

Remembering the special and amazingly beautiful launch of Hollywood to the Himalayas at the Consulate General of India in New York at a spectacular event hosted by Religions for Peace and the Consulate General of India. It was graced by the presence of HH Pujya Swamiji, Smt. Meenakshi Lekhi, Hon'ble Minister of State External Affairs, Government of India, Ms. Alice Nderitu, Special Advisor to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Prof. Azza Karam, Secretary-General of Religions for Peace, Audrey Kitagawa, JD, President/Founder of the International Academy...

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Oct 01 2021

Grace Cathedral Welcomes Sadhviji Home

It was such an incredible joy to return to Grace Cathedral, San Francisco for a powerful Divine Satsang as part of their first public event since the pandemic began in March, 2020! It was especially wonderful to dive deeply into the Spirit and love of God and the practice of meditation with Dean Malcolm Clemens Young, who so brilliantly moderated the event! In so many ways and on so many occasions, Grace Cathedral has been such an important part of the journey that I reveal in my memoir, "Hollywood to the...

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Sep 30 2021

Hollywood to the Himalayas: Sadhvi Bhagawati at USC

Join Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati LIVE at the University of Southern California as she gives her final in-person public event on the Hollywood to the Himalayas summer 2021 book tour. She shares with USC and Los Angeles community, her own journey 25 years ago from Hollywood to the Himalayas of India where she found true healing and transformation, and about the importance of listening to your own voice and following your own truth even if it's not what "everyone on the block" is doing. She inspires us to listen carefully, courageously...

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Sep 24 2021

Walking the Path: Hindu and Christian Perspectives on the Spiritual Journey

I was so glad to join historian of religion and the Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University, Professor Elaine Pagels, for a beautiful discussion about our experiences with faith - and, why we should undertake a spiritual journey when there's so much else going on in the world around us! We spent a beautiful hour together in the program, Walking the Path: Hindu and Christian Perspectives on the Spiritual Journey, describing the lives that we led leading up to our awakening and detailing the moment that the spark...

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Sep 14 2021

Hollywood to the Himalayas – Conversation with Deepak Chopra and Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati

Special event! Join us for this special LIVE, in person, conversation between world renowned author, speaker, and leader of health for the body, mind, spirit and planet, Deepak Chopra and Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati on the journey from Hollywood to the Himalayas, the title of Sadhviji‘s new memoir sharing her journey of healing and transformation. In 1996, Sadhvi was a 25-year-old white, Jewish, Stanford educated young woman, from Hollywood, in the midst of her PhD when she traveled to India with a backpack because her husband wanted to go...

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Sep 09 2021

Power of Faith for Ourselves, Our Communities and Our World

Join Pujya Swamiji and Sadhvi Bhagawatiji LIVE from New York City with the Hon'ble Minister of State External Affairs, Government of India, Smt. Meenakshi Lekhi, Special Advisor to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Prof. Azza Karam, Secretary-General of Religions for Peace, Audrey Kitagawa, JD, President/Founder of the International Academy for Multicultural Cooperation, President of the Light of Awareness International Spiritual Family, Jonathan Granoff,President, Global Security Institute and hosted graciously by the Hon'ble Consul General of India, Shri Radhir Jaiswalji. In a special function titled the Power of...

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