Brahma Kumaris at the United Nations


The Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University (BKWSU), with its spiritual headquarters in Mt. Abu, India, comprises a worldwide network of centers in 110 countries and is an international non-governmental organization of the United Nations accredited with General Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC); Associate Status with the Department of Public Information (DPI); Consultative Status with United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); Observer Status to the United Nations Environment Assembly of UNEP; Observer Organization to UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC); Flagship Member of Education for Rural People (ERP), Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO).

International Day of Yoga

Yoga: The Ultimate Connection

Yoga: The Ultimate Connection

Scandinavian House, NYC, Thursday, June 22, 2017

About 150 guests gathered in the auditorium of the Scandinavian House, after a delightful reception, to listen to the conversation between BK Shivani and Dr. Bruce Lipton, moderated by Denise Scotto.

BK Shivani, …

Environment

World Environment Day – June 5

World Environment Day – June 5

World Environment Day, June 5, was celebrated in a grand way by the Rural Wing of the Brahma Kumaris in India this year. A network of 300 centers organized programs in various cities. A wonderful collection of photos has been …

Human Rights

Climate Change, Extractive Industry and Human Dignity: Ethical Perspectives

Climate Change, Extractive Industry and Human Dignity: Ethical Perspectives

25th September 2017, Palais des Nations, United Nations, Geneva

Mr Budi Tjahjono, Deputy Director of Advocacy/Asia Pacific Coordinator, Franciscans International, welcomed the Panel and the audience to the meeting, explaining that the Panel would cover many aspects of how mining …

Youth

International Youth Day 2017 Youth Building Peace

International Youth Day 2017 Youth Building Peace

UNHQ, NY Friday, August 11, 2017

It’s always a treat to be part of the Youth Celebration as they bring a vibrant energy that shifts and lifts the moods of all present. This year was no different. The theme for …