On July 26, 2016 The Very Rev. Dr. Malcolm Clemens Young, Dean of Grace Cathedral and the Yoga on the Labyrinth community hosted a powerful conversation with two renowned spiritual leaders—Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswati and Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati of Rishikesh, India. We hope you enjoy this recording.
Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswati
” Pujya Swamiji ” is one of India’s most revered and beloved spiritual leaders. He is the President of Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India, and the founder of the Hindu Jain Temple in Pennsylvania. He is also the founder of numerous humanitarian and environmental organizations, and actively engaged in interfaith work for world peace, eradication of poverty and environmental protection with prominent organizations, including the World Bank, the United Nations, the Parliament of Religions and more.
Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, Ph.D.
For nearly twenty years American born, Stamford graduate, Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, has lived in the lap of the Himalayas on the banks of the Ganges River. Since her arrival in India she has worked tirelessly to promote women’s rights,environmental awareness and an end to poverty. At her guru’s ashram she has hosted countless dignitaries including the Dalai Lama and Prince Charles and has spoken before the United Nations and at many other venues around the world. She is known the world over for her gentle spirit, engaging talks and humanitarian efforts.