His Holiness Brahmrishi Shree Kumar Swamiji has dedicated his whole life to freeing the world of suffering and misery and his vision for society is continually being delivered by his Trust – Bhagwan Shree Lakshmi Narayan Dham’, one of the world’s largest spiritual organisations. His efforts in improving human welfare for people of all faiths and religions have inspired millions.
During the reception, His Holiness will be presented with citations from various organisations for the Humanitarian work that he is doing, including:
• The highly acclaimed Ambassador of Peace Award by the Universal Peace Federation. The award is presented to individuals whose lives exemplify the ideal of living for the sake of others, and who dedicate themselves to practices which promote universal moral values, strong family life, inter-religious cooperation, international harmony, renewal of the United Nations and the establishment of a culture of peace.
• His Holiness will also be presented with the Mahaveer Award by The Young Indian Vegetarians Society in recognition of His Holiness’ vegetarian lifestyle and compassion towards all living beings.
• His Holiness will also be receiving citations from a number of MPs including Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP, Rt Hon Virendra Sharma MP and Rt Hon Stephen Pound MP amongst others
On April 29, His Holiness Brahmrishi Shree Kumar Swamiji was felicitated with 9 citations in the assembly hall of Nassau County, New York. A number of senators, senior judges of the Supreme Court of United States, the Mayor of the County, and state officials were present at the occasion. New York Assemblyman Tom McKevitt joined Senator Jack Martins in presenting a Senate Proclamation declaring April 29 as ‘Brahmrishi Shree Kumar Swami Day’ in the State of New York, a rare honour conferred only upon highly distinguished and eminent individuals who have contributed something exceptional to the society.
In May of this year, His Holiness was honoured by the New York Senate, marking a milestone in Indian History as the first time in the country’s history that an Indian Saint was invited to be honoured in the New York State Senate.
His Holiness Brahmrishi Shree Kumar Swamiji is a well rehearsed scholar in Ayurveda, India’s five thousand year old system of medicines. He has demonstrated his moral leadership and outstanding record of service to the global community by delivering large scale conventions in India, Canada, America, UK and throughout Europe, which are attended by tens of thousands and watched by millions across the globe. His Holiness Brahmrishi Shree Kumar Swamiji has more than 500 million followers across the World.