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Swamiji's activities - 2016

  • VIP Guest at 21st International Conference on Frontiers in Yoga Research and its Applications (INCOFYRA) - Yoga The Basis for Integrated Healthcare System, January 6-9, 2016, S-VYASA Vivekananda University, Bangalore, opened by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the presence of Minister of Health, Minister of AYUSH and more, attended by numerous international delegates, professors, scientists and spiritual masters
  • International fund-raising activities for the victims of the Fiji cyclone. Feb/March 2016
    Vishwaguru Paramhans Swami Maheshwarananda was invited to officially close the three-day conference on Vedas, Journalism and Literature, organised by Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan and held in honor of the Lifetime Achievement of Prof. Gulab Kothari. Jaipur, Feb. 18, 2016
  • Public & international celebration of Maha Shivaratri, Lucerna Palace, Prague, under the patronage of Mr. Hynek Kmoníček, Director of Foreign Department, Office of Czech President (and former Czech Ambassador to India), March 7, 2016
    HE Mr Rahul Chhabra, the Indian Ambassador to Hungary, and his wife Mrs Kavita Chhabra, met Vishwaguruji at the International Yoga in Daily Life Seminar in Vep, Hungary, March 12, 2016
  • Participation in Maha Kumbh Mela Ujjain on behalf of Maha Nirvani Akhara and Sri Alakhpuriji Siddha Peeth, April 22 - May 21, 2016
  • World Peace Prayer at the Mahakaleshwar Temple in Ujjain and at the banks of holy river Kshipra with Mahamandaleshwars of Maha Nirvani Akhara, April 2016
  • Foundation of the international society WORLD YOGA UNION, based in Vienna, Austria, July 2016
  • Received at the Permanent Mission of India (PMI) to the United Nations by Ambassador/Deputy Permanent Representative Mr. Tanmaya Lal and First Secretary Mr. Manjunath. New York City, Sept. 13, 2016
  • Meeting with Mr. Ramu Damodaran, Chief of the UN Academic Impact, DPI UN, and Mr. Kaha Imnadze, the Georgian Ambassador/Permanent Representative at the UN, New York City, Sept. 13, 2106
  • World Peace Tree planting in Alexandria, VA, with Mayor Allison Silberberg, 18 Sept. 2016
  • Public program "In Service of Peace and Well-Being" - affiliated event with the International Conference on Sustainable Development hosted by the Columbia University in New York City (, Alexandria, 18 Sept. 2016
  • World Peace Tree planting in Atlanta, GE, 21 Sept. 2016, and San Francisco, Bay Area, 23 Sept. 2016
  • Invited by Pujya Mahatma Gandhi Commemoration Committee (PMGBCC) to participate in the commemoration for Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday and observance of International Day of Non-Violence, in Wellington, New Zealand, during his World Peace Tour. The ceremonial puja was performed by His Holiness Vishwaguruji, in the presence of His Excellency Sanjiv Kohli, High Commissioner of India to New Zealand; Mr Justin Lester, Deputy Mayor of Wellington; Mr Ian McKinnon, former Deputy Mayor of Wellington; Sri Joshiji, pandit rom the Wellington Hindu Temple; and assembled members of Yoga in Daily Life Society of New Zealand. Oct. 2, 2016
  • Opening ceremony of Sree Madheshwar Mahadev Shiva Mandir of Sri Alakhpuriji Siddha Peeth Parampara at Bari Khatu Dhuna, Nov. 15, 2016
  • Opening and Key-note speaker at the Hindu Spiritual and Service Fair, Ghaziabad, Nov. 20, 2016
  • International Conference on World Peace: Yoga for Non-Violence and Peace, Palais Lucerna, Keynote speakers: Vishwaguruji, Dr. HR Nagendra, Mr. Swapnil Kothari, Prince Alfred of Liechtenstein, Dr. Hardt (USA), former Minister of Environment from Slovenia, Prague, CZ, Dec. 4, 2016