Houston, Texas ( USA ): Brahma Kumaris joined the 75th Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav at the Consulate General of India in Houston. Honorable Aseem Mahajan, The Consul General, commented that he was very happy to watch Prime Minister Modi’s speech with the Brahma Kumaris in Mt. Abu. He commended Brahma Kumaris’ efforts in serving local communities around the world and bringing India’s rich spiritual heritage on the world stage. The event was attended by U.S. Congressmen, County Judges, the Houston Mayor, and other dignitaries.
Dr. Peter Hotez, a scientist in Texas, USA, announced that a new Covid vaccine has been created in collaboration with Indian scientists. The vaccine Corbevax is the only vegan Covid vaccine available, created with yeast, and without use of animal products or human cells. A privately owned Indian pharmaceutical company is already producing 100 million vaccine doses per month, more than any country in the world.
BK Mark met many dignitaries, Judge KP Geoge, Dr. Renu Khator, President/Chancellor University of Houston and Covid scientists.
The president of a non-profit organization Hindus of Greater Houston (HGH), inducted BK Mark to a senior board of director position. BK Mark is the youngest senior board member. Brahma Kumaris works with HGH on interfaith and social issues.