Earlier this month, Sadhguru was a member of the World Peace Conference in Rishikesh, dedicated to preserving and protecting the environment.

On November 2nd & 3rd 2012, Parmarth Niketan Ashram hosted a huge interfaith gathering with prominent spiritual leaders of the world, who came together for an international conference entitled Environmental Protection for World Peace. Leaders of Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism, Islam, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism and Bahai from across the globe joined together to discuss the crucial role that religious/spiritual leaders need to play in protecting and preserving our environment.

Revered religious/spiritual leaders, distinguished dignitaries and industrialists, politicians from both major parties and Bollywood celebrities came together, on this momentous occasion, to join hands on the banks of Mother Ganga, and pledge themselves to the cause of Environmental Protection and Preservation.

Each esteemed guest spoke on the importance of protecting Mother Earth, and how it indeed relates to world peace, inspiring all present to take up the cause.  Furthermore, the event was broadcast live throughout India and the world, reaching the crucial message of environmental protection and unity into the homes and hearts of millions across the globe.