Africa

Brahma Kumaris Celebrate Raksha Bandhan with the Prime Minister of Mauritius

Mauritius ( East Africa ): According to the recent official Facebook post by PM Pravind Jugnauth: ”I had the honor on this day of Raksha Bandhan to receive the visit of the faithful of the center of the Brahma Kumaris. They tied me on the wrist the traditional rakhi as a testimony of affection. I… Read More »

7th International BK Gujarati Retreat in Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya ( Africa ): The obstacle-free symbol of an elephant made with fresh flowers welcomed all to the International BK Gujarati Retreat which attracted 54 enthusiastic participants from the USA, the UK, Doha, Dubai, India (Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Vidyanagar Rajasthan, Mt Abu, etc.) to the Serve Africa Retreat Centre in Nairobi, Kenya. It was a… Read More »

International Yoga Day Celebrated in Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg ( South Africa ): The 5th International Day of Yoga was celebrated jointly by the Brahma Kumaris in Johannesburg in partnership with the Indian Consulate in Johannesburg. The first event was held in Bassonnia at the Inner Healing Centre where 30 participants gathered. The morning included a talk by Sr. Shirley from Lenasia on… Read More »

Awareness Campaign on World Anti-Tobacco Day by Brahma Kumaris, Nigeria

Lagos, Nigeria ( West Africa):  On World Anti-Tobacco Day, on behalf of the Brahma Kumaris, BK Gauthami, BK Meenal and BK Gagan organized an awareness campaign about tobacco and its ill effects and conducted wellness promises and meditation at the Ilupeju Junior Secondary School. Mrs. Subair, the Principal of Ilupeju Junior Secondary School in Lagos,… Read More »

Brahma Kumaris Meet President of Uganda

Jinja, Uganda (East Africa):  BK Sister Nipa had the opportunity to meet His Highness Mr. Yoweri Museveni, the President of Uganda, at the inauguration of factories in Jinja where President Yoweri specially came to attend the occasion and register his presence. During the meeting, Sister Nipa shared with the President information about Brahma Kumaris services… Read More »

“Significance of Easter” Talk by Brahma Kumaris, Nigeria

Lagos, Nigeria (Africa): Brahma Kumaris Nigeria organized a talk on the “Significance of Easter” during the Easter celebrations held at Light House, Lagos, Nigeria. It was offered to experience the awakening of the lost honor of the innate, to let go of the old, and welcome newness full of God’s unconditional love, true peace and unlimited… Read More »

Brahma Kumaris at United Nations Environment Assembly UNEA4

Nairobi, Kenya (Africa) : The 4th United Nations Environment Assembly UNEA4 is taking place in Nairobi, Kenya, in which 131 faith leaders from 51 organizations are participating this year. The BK Team It is the 4th biannual General Assembly of UNEP that Brahma Kumaris has actively participated in. This year the BK green team came… Read More »

Rajayoga Meditation at “African Women in Dialogue”

Johannesburg (South Africa): The South African Women in Dialogue (SAWID) was hosted by the former First Lady Mrs. Zanele Mbeki Foundation in which 15 countries from the Southern African Region participated; in total there were more than 1,000 delegates.  The conference focused on three themes: Strengthening the Continental Women’s Movement, Within the Fourth Revolution (4IR), and Toward a… Read More »