Tributes

An era of Inspiration lives on in an Illustrious Legacy

[The contents on this page is an extract from Arsha Vidya Gurukulam’s 30th Anniversary Celebrations Souvenir]

Tributes by the Board of Directors

Avantika Shah Piyush and I came in contact with Pujya Swamiji about 30 years ago. We both became very close to Swamiji with his compassion and teachings....

Swamini Agamananda

namaḥ swāmidayānandagurupādambujanmane savilāsamahāmohagrāhagrāsaikakarmaṇe (Adapted from Pañcadaśī maṅgalācaraṇam) “Namaskarams to the lotus feet of my teacher, Swami Dayananda, whose only job is to destroy the shark of primordial...

Sri Swami Tadatmananda

I will speak of one aspect of Pujya Swami Dayananda’s greatness and that is his legacy – what he has left for all of...

The Patriot Saint

S. Gurumurthy Swami Dayananda Saraswati — a master exponent of the inclusive Hindu philosophy who declared there was not ‘one God,’ but ‘only God,’ a...

Swami Paramarthananda

In Sandeepany Sadhanalaya, Swamiji designed the curriculum and conducted two courses – 1972-1975 and 1976-1979. I was fortunate to be in the second course....

Swamini Srividyananda

While it is a heart-warming privilege to pay tribute to Pujya Sri Swamiji, to do justice is a daunting task. The vast expanse of time...

Sri Swami Shuddhananda

Swami Dayananda Ashram Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India The majority of the people are like birds flying in the sky leaving behind no trace of their footprints. But,...

Reach out to the Unreachable

Late Sri. Ashok Singhal Brahmaleen Pujya Swami Dayanand Saraswati had been closely connected with Vishva Hindu Parishad right from its inception in 1964 CE at...