PUJYA SWAMI CHIDANAND SARASWATIJI – MUNIJI
President of the Parmarth Niketan Ashram
H.H. Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji is the president of the Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India – a true spiritual refuge that spans from the sacred banks of Mother Ganga to the foothills of the exuberant Himalaya. Parmath Niketan is the largest ashram in Rishikesh. Today, the ashram isn’t only a spiritual shelter for those who visit, but also a space providing education, training, and medical attention to those in need.
He is a leader in numerous summits as well as international and inter-religious organizations. These include the United Nations, the World Bank, the World Economic Forum, the Parliament of the World’s Religions, Religions for Peace, KAICIID, the Hindu-Jewish Summit in Jerusalem, and the Christian-Hindu council for the Vatican among others. The ashram travels around the world to lead pilgrimages for world peace.