Bhumi Project Blog

Welcome to the Bhumi Project blog.

From February 17th - 23rd, we are celebrating the first ever international Hindu Environment Week. This blog will be updated throughout the week by our staff to share with you amazing things Hindus across the world are doing to raise awareness about good environmental care.

Posts will be by the following people:
GP - Gopal Patel; Project Manager
JP - Jignesh Patel; Assistant Project Manger
DJ - Devika Jina; Events Coordinator
ST - Shreekari Tadepalli; Events Coordinator
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Hindus (and Buddhists!) took to temple cleaning in Sri Lanka last week, too! We’re definitely going international.

-ST

Celebrations in Vrindavan included a drawing competition on the 20th, and a cleaning of the temple on the 21st. Gotta love the enthusiasm of these girls!

-ST

Updates from Mumbai!

-ST

Devotees spent time cleaning the temple in Dwarka yesterday, accompanied by our assistant project manager, Jignesh.

-ST

Earlier this week, in Vrindavan, students participated in a Hindi debate regarding the effects of urbanization on the holy city. Students engaged with ideas of green pilgrimage and environmental awareness.

-ST

In Varanasi, devotees and members of Srishti Sanrakshanam at Benares Hindu University launch a campaign to clean the holy river Ganga. 

-ST

Just had a meeting with Chandrakant Bhai (incharge of Shardapeeth, Dwarka) for tomorrow’s event.
It will be cleaning of Dwarkadheesh temple and Shardapeeth.

-JP

Today I joined with NGOs and Jagannath Temple authorities to clean one of the temple tanks in Puri. Was a wonderful experience.

-GP

Celebration in Mumbai, where Bhaktivedanta Hospital’s youth gathered for a higher cause. Program included information and posters giving knowledge on various aspects of organic and eco friendly way of life.

-JP

At the Bhaktivedanta hospital, Mumbai.
Preparation of awareness raising campaign for Hindu environment week !
#HEW14
-JP