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]

A Venerable Hindu Monk

Dr. Swaminathan Swami Dayananda Saraswati (15 August 1930 - 23 September 2015) was an internationally known Hindu saint, a great visionary, an eminent and traditional...

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,...

Shri Narendra Modi

Prime Minister of India   “Swami Dayananda Saraswati ji’s demise is a personal loss. I pray that his soul attains eternal peace. My thoughts are with...

Swami Viditatmananda

Everybody knows that Pujya Swamiji was a teacher, but now we can share our personal experiences of how he was as a person. Pujya...

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 Vilasananda

In 2013, I came to see Pujya Swamiji and asked him for a message to take back to the Argentine students. He said, “I...

Swamini Svatmavidyananda

At the very outset, one feels like saying “What are we going to do now?” It is never easy to experience the loss of...

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....