VisitingTharDesertPatrick Johann Schindler – International Relations Advisor at the São Paulo State Department for Sanitation and Water Resources visited the Thar desert in Rajastan, India with his notebook and camera.  It is a place of frequent drought and the indigenous people have found successful ways of coping with this.  Patrick describes the techniques they use and his time with these colourful people.

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OceanMeditation2016On Sunday 12 June, following International Oceans Day, at the cine Rex, the biggest cinema theatre in Paris a team of committed people organised “24 hours to meditate for water, whales and dolphins”.  The Brahma Kumaris took an active part in this event.

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Kenya2016After the United Nations programmes in Kenya, the Environment team visited a number of BK and governmental locations in Kenya sharing the environmental message linking the state of the world to our internal spiritual state.  Their visits were very well received.  The report contains many photos.

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NST Press interview on Br GoloDuring his visit to Malaysia, Golo Pilz was interviewed by the New Sunday Times, The Sunday edition of the New Straits Times which is Malaysia's oldest newspaper.  Golo spoke about the consequences of global warming and the importance of spiritual values and renewable energies to assist in protecting the future of the planet.

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MotherEarthDayThis meeting of the Mother Earth Day panel took place on the same day of the signing in New York of the Paris COP21 Agreement. The meeting was to share ideas about caring for and nurturing the planet we live on.  The meeting was attended by representatives from all around the world.  Sonja Ohlsson presented thoughts about how the Brahma Kumaris life-style blended spirituality and a sustainable lifestyle that was good for the planet.  She also presented the development of the India-One solar plant being completed in Rajastan, India.

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I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order. John Burroughs