Europe

“Healthy Mind, Healthy Planet” – Global Online Summit – 31 May 2020

To help people during lockdown due to covid-19, a Free Global Online Webinar on the theme “Healthy Mind – Healthy Planet” is being organized with the Brahma Kumaris and Healing Our Earth. May 31, 2020 from 3.30 PM – 10.30 PM IST  ( Indian Time )                  … Read More »

Creative Workshop for Children: Meditation and Drawing, in Spain

Spain ( Europe ): Around 25 children from 1 to 15 years of age attended the children’s program coordinated by BK Laura Recio at Mohedas de La Jara, a small village in the Toledo zone in Spain. The children painted themselves as superheroes with a star on their forehead, the Supreme Star up above, in… Read More »

Brahma Kumaris Awarded with “Ambassador for Ayurveda” in Belgium

Brussels , Belgium ( Europe ): BK Sister Payal from Trinidad was the guest speaker at the European Union Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, for the 4th Ayurveda Day. An element of pride, achievement, presentations, information sharing, future hopes and mixed emotions constituted the delayed Ayurveda Day celebrations at the European Parliament recently. The event was… Read More »

Childrens Program on “Draw a World of Happiness” in Latvia

Riga, Latvia ( Europe ): A children’s program was held by Brahma Kumaris in Riga “Draw a world of happiness.” Holidays remind us of the world happiness and prosperity, and the biggest experts in the knowledge of what happiness is, of course, are children. Therefore, the idea appears to invite them to paint a world… Read More »

BKs at the Local Conference of Youth for Climate Change in Netherlands

Amsterdam, Netherlands ( Europe ) : The Local Conference of Youth for Climate Change Netherlands (LCOYNL) 2019 took place at the Amsterdam University College. The Conference of Youth (COY) is a youth-powered conference which takes place prior to the Conference of the Parties (COP) with regards to the United Nations Framework for the Convention on… Read More »

Local Climate Conference of Youth (LCOY) in Austria

Vienna, Austria ( Europe ): Some 300 young people participated in the Local Climate Conference of Youth (LCOY) Austria that took place in Vienna. The content was well organized and more than 65 workshops were offered. As participants are required to be under 30 years old to join the conference, BK Rainer and BK Stephanie… Read More »

Brahma Kumaris at the UN Climate Change Conference COP25

Madrid, Spain ( Europe ): Side event in the Chile Pavilion BK Sonja and BK Carolin welcomed the panelists in the Chile Pavilion for a side event called “The Future We Want through Mobilizing Different Knowledge Traditions.” In a new partnership, the Brahma Kumaris, the Institute for Advanced Sustainability, and the University of East Anglia were… Read More »

“Creating Inner Resilience in Challenging Times” – A Public Program Dedicated to COP25

Madrid, Spain ( EU ): The Brahma Kumaris center in Madrid hosted a program in line with the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP 25 entitled “Creating Inner Resilience in Challenging Times.”  The program was attended by some 200 people and took place in a community center near downtown.  The city is beautifully decorated for… Read More »

Brahma Kumaris Address Interfaith Press Conference at UN Climate Change Conference

Madrid, Spain ( Europe ): The climate conference (COP25) was attended by environment and foreign ministers to give a boost and finalize the outcome.  The overriding issue of how fast the world needs to cut greenhouse gas emissions has received little official attention.  “We are at risk of getting so bogged down in incremental technicalities… Read More »

Brahma Kumaris Madrid Host Reception for COP25 Delegates

Report on the UN Climate Change Conference COP25 Madrid, Spain ( Europe ):  Workshop on tracking progress 2020-23 BK Julia and BK Maria attended a meeting which was part of a two-day CAMDA workshop on data collection and climate action.  This workshop was attended by high-level delegates, who stressed the importance of proper data analysis… Read More »