Statue of Equality-fame seer, meditation information get Padma Bhushan | Newest Information India

Statue of Equality-fame seer, meditation guide get Padma Bhushan | Latest News India

Hyderabad: “All the pieces is set by the god. We by no means count on something however no matter we get, we will obtain it as a blessing of the god,” was the response of Sri Tridandi Chinna Srimannarayana Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamy, on being conferred with Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award of the nation, introduced on Wednesday.

Chinna Jeeyar Swamy, a world-renowned Vaishnavaite religious guru, received into nationwide headlines in February 2022, when he received the 216-ft Statue of Equality, a panchaloha statue of eleventh century Vaishnavaite saint Sri Ramanujacharya inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his sprawling 45-acre ashram at Muchintal close to Shamshabad on the outskirts of Hyderabad.

“All the credit score goes to hundreds of thousands of devotees who contributed to the glory of Ramanujacharya statue. I’ve hardly carried out something. If the federal government acknowledges this effort and decides to present the award, we will welcome it,” Jeeyar Swamy stated.

For almost 4 many years, Chinna Jeeyar Swamy has been spreading the message of world peace and concord amongst all part of individuals via propagation of Vedic knowledge, religious practices, non secular tolerance, non-violence, pleasure of sharing, and mutual respect for all residing beings.

Born on November 3,1956 in Arthamuru village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, Chinna Jeeyar Swamy believes in religious sensitivity, with deep concern and compassion for the society. In 1983, Swamy established a Vedic College and carried out innumerable Vedic rituals, yajnas and homams for humanity’s prosperity and welfare. He has enlisted children to propagate the message of Sri Ramanuja and has given discourses on a wide range of topics.

His Jeeyar Schooling Belief is concerned in numerous social service actions together with conduct of free common well being medical camps, ladies most cancers screening camps, dental camps and blood donation camps everywhere in the world.

He additionally opened first ever junior faculty and diploma schools for the blind in India the place youngsters write their board exams on laptops with out the assistance of a scribe. Sri Swamiji established faculties for the tribals in distant areas and fishermen neighborhood.


Kamlesh Patel, fondly known as as Daaji by his followers, is one more religious mental, who has been conferred with Padma Bhushan on Wednesday.

“It’s an acknowledgment of the hundreds of Heartfulness and Shri Ram Chandra Mission volunteers and hundreds of thousands of practitioners worldwide who made it their life’s objective to serve society tirelessly, looking for nothing in return. I’m grateful to everybody who shares the imaginative and prescient of peace and selfless service,” Daaji stated in a press release on Thursday.

A famend meditation information and a best-selling creator, Daaji – the Founding father of Heartfulness and the present President of Shri Ram Chandra Mission is a skilled pharmacist, who turned to meditation and spirituality at a younger age.

By way of his Heartfulness mission Daaji makes the meditation follow simply accessible to hundreds of thousands of seekers in over 160 nations and has developed value-based growth applications for college kids and school in over 5,000 faculties, universities, and academic establishments.

“From stress administration to self-realization, his knowledge, workshops, and private and group contact applications have helped innumerable individuals across the globe attain a sensible, easy-to-follow way of life to streamline their well being and well-being,” the assertion from his mission stated.

Patel established Kanha Shanti Vanam at Chepur on the outskirts of Hyderabad, which hosts the world’s largest meditation centre and hundreds of thousands of practitioners collect from inside India and overseas to be taught, follow and serve the neighborhood.


Dr Sankurathri Chandrasekhar of Sankurathri Basis, one of many seven Padma Shri awardees, stated it was a recognition to all those that had been concerned in social service. “I’m jubilant that the Central authorities has acknowledged by little service to the poor,” he stated.

Dr Chandrasekhar was one among Canada’s immigrant success tales, a scholar from India who rose to a job as a biologist with Well being Canada and settled in Ottawa together with his spouse, Manjari Sankurathri, and their two youngsters, Srikiran (6) and Sarada (3), who had been born in Canada.

On June 23, 1985, Chandrasekhar misplaced his spouse and his two youngsters, together with 326 others, within the Air India flight crash off the coast of Eire triggered by a terrorist act. Three years after the incident, he returned to India and settled down in his spouse’s village Kakinada. He began the Sankurathri Basis in 1989 with the goal of offering good well being and academic amenities to the impoverished rural within the outskirts of Kakinada city in Andhra Pradesh.

“The inspiration has been working tirelessly for the final three many years to forestall blindness amongst Andhra Pradesh’s one crore individuals, offering them accessible, reasonably priced, and equitable high quality eye care,” he stated and expressed gratitude to the individuals who have helped and inspired him within the final three many years.

He stated he would dedicate this award to those that helped him render social service.

Simiarly, Krishnarajanagara Ganesh Nagappa bagged the Padma Shri award in Science and Engineering class. A bioorganic chemist, Nagappa is working because the Director of Indian Institute of Science Schooling & Analysis, Sri Rama School, Tirupati.

Earlier, he labored as a scientist on the Centre for Mobile and Molecular Biology, Hyd, & Nationwide Chemical Laboratory, Pune. He labored as Professor and Director, IISER, Pune. He obtained the Medal for Younger Scientists, Indian Nationwide Science Academy, Delhi.

Abbareddy Nageswara Rao, a sexagenarian, is a scientist who found 33 orchid species in North East India, has additionally been chosen for Padma Shri Award.

In arts class, Bhagavathar Kota Satchidananda Sastry of Guntur, a Burrakatha exponent, and CV Raju, an Etikoppaka artiste, have gained Padma honours. Prakash Chandra Sood, honorary professor in Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Increased Studying, has been chosen for Padma Shri in Literature and Schooling class.