H H Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswati is the president and spiritual head of Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Rishikesh (Himalayas), India one of the largest spiritual institutions in India.
He is also the founder and chairman of the India Heritage Research Foundation, which runs and sponsors a wide range of humanitarian and charitable programs, including free schools, women’s vocational training institutes, orphanages, environmental and ecological programs, disaster relief programs and rural development programs.
Swamiji has been a long-time participant in international interfaith conferences at the United Nations, the Parliament of World Religions, the World Economic Forum and more. His is the recipient of the ‘Hindu of the Year’ award and many other national and international awards. Swamiji travels the world, speaking, teaching, guiding and inspiring people of every religion, every culture, every language and every walk of life to find that divine, inner peace within themselves.