Prayer in LjubljanaRecognising the urgent need to promote and develop awareness of world peace Paramhans Swami Maheshwarananda has initiated worldwide Interreligious Dialogues and World Peace Prayers with representatives of world religions and public figures, and takes an active part in international congresses and conferences.

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  • Attending the meeting of the Indian Yoga Association (IYA) in New Delhi, organised by the Ministry of AYUSH in association with the IYA, in preparation of the International Day of Yoga 2017, with Swami Chidananda Saraswati, Dr. HR Nagendra and Yog Rishi Swami Ramdev, Delhi, 8 March, 2017
  • Meeting with H.E. Yogeshwar Sangwan, Ambassador of India to Armenia and Georgia, at the YIDL OM Yoga Cave, in Tbilisi, Georgia, 3 April 2017
  • Meeting with the Ambassador of India to Ukraine, H.E. Manoj Kumar Bharti in Kiev, 5 April, 2017
  • Planting of a Peace Tree in the Botanical Garden of Kiev, with the Vice-director of the Botanical Garden, 5 April, 2017
  • First visit to Cuba, 18-27 Apriil, 2017; by official invitation of the Cultural Ministry of Cuba, the cultural center in Holguin (Casa de Iberoamerica), and the University of Holguin, to provide education in the science of Yoga in Daily Life.
  • Receiving an award by the officials of the University of Holguin, recognizing the worldwide impact of YIDL's humanitarian, environmental, and world peace activities and, awarded with a golden plaque with the symbol of the city Holguin, In recognition of his decades of promoting yoga and humanitarian activities and his personal visit to Cuba by the Casa de Iberoamerica of the city of Holguin, 22 April, 2017
  • Planting of two Peace Trees in Playa Guardalavaca, and in the Holguin Botanical Gardens, with city officials, in honor of YIDL's distinguished lineage, 22 April, 2017
  • "Panel Discussion on the topics Shanti - Peace, Prem - Love, Satat kaam - hard work and Ahimsa - non violence, with Vishwaguruji, the Mayor of Kapiti Coast, His Worship Mr K Gurunathan, Acting High Commissioner of India, Mr Sandeep Sood, Wellington, 5 May, 2017"
  • Earthquake Disaster Protection Prayer, in front of the Parliament, with political and religious leaders, Wellington, 9 May, 2017
  • Invited as special guest and meeting the Honourable Chief Minister of Rajasthan, HE Srimati Vasundhara Raje, at a program with 15.000 participants in Bali, Dist. Pali, Rajasthan, 22 May, 2017
  • Invited as guest of honor by Swami Chidananda Sarasvati to the High Level Summit of Leaders "We are the solution", organised by Global Interfaith Wash Alliance, at the banks of river Ganga, Rishikesh, 3-4 June 2017
  • World Peace Tree planting in Debrecen, Hungary, Botanic Garden, with Prof. Amita Wele, guest professor of Ayurveda at Debrecen University,10 June, 2017
  • Meeting with Prof. Dr. Peter Földesi, Rector of Sechenyi Istvan University, Györ, Hungary, 12 June, 2017
  • Celebration of the International Day of Yoga at the park of Voderady Castle, in presence of H. E. Sri Param Jit Mann, Ambassador of India to Slovakia, and also the Mayor of Voderady, 17 June, 2017
  • World Peace Tree planting in Voderady Castle Park on the occasion of 3rd IDY, 17 June, 2017
  • World Peace Tree planting on the occasion of anniversary of Mataji's Mahasamadhi, Jadan, 25 June, 2017
  • Foundation of the international society AYUSH-EU, based in Slovenia July 2017