Dr Nagendra Singh Intl Peace Award for Chinmaya Mission

Gangtok, 25 Nov:

Chinmaya Mission was conferred the Dr Nagendra Singh International Peace Award at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, by Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu , today. The award was received by Swami Prakarshananda, Acharya, New Delhi Centre, on behalf of the Chinmaya Mission-Worldwide.

The Vice President, while presenting the award, applauded the Mission’s humanitarian service.

He said: " I once again congratulate the Chinmaya Mission for being awarded the Dr Nagendra Singh International Peace Award. I hope it will continue to propagate the best thoughts from the ancient Indian texts that can pave the way for world peace."

The Mission aims to bring about inner transformation of individuals through knowledge of Vedanta, spiritual practices and service to the society.