Maulana Syed Arshad Madani 

President

Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind


Youssou N'dour

Minister of Tourism and Culture of Senegal

​​​Dileepkumar Thankappan 

​​Phone: +1 (917) 300 4004      Email: gurudileepji@yahoo.com​

H.E. William Jefferson Clinton (Bill Clinton)

 42nd President of the United States of America

and  Founder & Board Chair  of the Clinton Foundation and 40th & 42nd Governor of Arkansas

Colonel Gopi Kumar 

Commanding Officer

of the 21(Kerala) Battalion NCC , India

H.H. Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas

 122nd reigning Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East and and the  Supreme Head of the Universal Syriac Orthodox Churches

Ivan Simonovic, 

Assistant Secretary General for Human Rights,

United Nations 

H.G. Metropolitan Zachariah

Mar Nicholovos

Metropolitan of the Northeast American Diocese, The Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church

Cave Life in Maruthwamala

The Holy Land of Maruthwamala is at Pottayadi near Nagercoil, India .The mountaintop is believed to be the fallen portion of a medicine hill that Hanuman carried from the Himalayas during the Rama Ravana war.

Commander Rocky Robinson

 Founder of Bed-Stuy Volunteer Ambulance Corps

Bishop H.G. Mor Gregorios Joseph 

Secretary to the Holy Episcopal Synod in Malankara and Metropolitan, Kochi Diocese

H.E. Moran Mor Baselios Cleemis Catholicos

Cardinal & Major Archbishop-Catholicos of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Church

Ambassador H.E. Anwarul Karim Chowdhury

Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States, United Nations

Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev

Founder of Isha Foundation

Nadia Murad Basee Taha

The first Goodwill Ambassador 

for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking of the United Nations (UNODC) and 2016 Nobel Peace Prize nominee

Johnnette Benvokic 

Founder & President, Women of Grace, Author and EWTN Television & Radio Host

H.E. Dr. Rudrawatee Nan Ramgoolam

Former Consul General of Trinidad & Tobago, New York

Erenia Meriton

1st Secretary, Republic of Seychelles

Permanent Mission to the United Nations & Embassy to the USA

H.B. Catholicos Baselios Thomas I

& H.H. Swami Bua Ji Maharaj
Opening ceremony of International Gurukula Community in USA (2009)

Danny Lee "Dan" Burton

Former U.S. Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district, and previously the 6th district, serving from 1983 until 2013. 

Hon. Laxmikant Parsekar & Dr. BrajNandan ji Maharaj 

Chief Minister of  Goa and Founder of  Devashram Trust 

H.E. Sandra Granger

Wife of H.E. David Granger , President of Guyana

(The current First Lady of Guyana)

Rabbi Stuart A. Paris

President

All Faiths Seminary International


H.E. Jan Kenneth Eliasson

Former Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations & Minister for Foreign Affairs, Sweden

Rabbi Dr. Alvin Kass

Chief Chaplain

New York Police Department (NYPD)


H.E. Miroslav Lajčák

President of the 72nd Session of the

United Nations General Assembly

and  Slovak diplomat & the Minister of  Foreign Affairs

H.E. Dr. Caleb Otto 

Former Permanent Representative of

Palau to the United Nations and Palauan physician who served as a member of the senate of Palau.

Dr. Zahi Hawass 
Egyptian archaeologist, Egyptologist, and former Minister of State for Antiquities Affairs

Hon. Xavier Trias

Mayor of Barcelona, Spain

H.H. Maharani Preneet Kaur

External Affiars Minister of State, India & 

Queen of Patyala, Panjab

Hon. Carolyn B. Maloney 

Congresswomen

from the 12th Congressional District,

New York City

Ambassador H. E. Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande

Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the United Nations

H.H. Sadguru Brahmeshanandacharya & 
 Adv Brahmidevi Ji

Founder & President, International Sadguru Foundation

Ambassador H.E. Álvaro

Mendonça e Moura 

Permanent Representative of Portugal to the United Nations

Bianca Pamela Marroquin

 Mexican musical theatre and television actress 

Manisha Koirala

Actress from Nepal & United Nations

Population Fund Goodwill Ambassador

Ambassador Diego Gómez

 Consul General of Mexico in New York

Anna McGillicuddy

 Deputy Consul General of Ireland, New York

Hon. Shripad Yesso Naik  

The Minister of AYUSH

(Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy medicines) Department, Government of India.

Ambassador Tete Antonio

African Union Permanent Observer Mission

to the United Nations

Rabbi Arthur Schneier

Co-ordinator for the "The Millennium World Peace Summit of Religious and Spiritual Leaders" at the United Nations in 2000 with Bava Jain and Swami Bua

Dr. Khawla S. Al-Khuraya

Member of Shura Council 

Saudi physician and cancer specialist.

Professor of pathology and directs the King Fahad National Center for Children's Cancer and Research

S.E. M. Vuk Jeremić

President of the 67th Session of the United Nations

&  Former Foreign Minister of Serbia

Man Hee Lee

 Chairman,

"Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light" (HWPL),

South Korea

Padma Shri  Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam

Indian film director, screenwriter, and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema who received  National Awards

Grandmaster Alan Lee

Grandmaster of both the Northern and Southern Kung Fu styles

Dawn Zimmer 

Mayor of Hoboken City, New Jersey

& Daniel A Zarilli - Director of Resiliency, New York City Mayor's Office

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan

Indian classical musician Sarod master 

Ambassador H.E. Vijay K. Nambiar 

UN Secretary General's Special Advisor on Myanmar &  Chef de Cabinet (Chief of Staff) under UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Deputy National Security Advisor to the Government of India

Frown Bachmann T

The senior Swiss Guard who served 30 years at Vatican for last 3 Popes

(John Paul, Benedict and Francis)

H.H. Swami Mridananda (Late)

​Writer & Monk,

Sri Ramakrishna Ashram


Prof. Muhammad Yunus

Nobel Peace Prize winner​

​&  Chairman, Grameen Bank Bhaban, Bangladesh

Hon. John Chun Liu

 Former Comptroller of New York City

and Taiwanese American politician in NYC

Ramu Damodaran

 Deputy Director

for Partnerships and Public Engagement in the United Nations Department of Public Information's Outreach Division

Hon. Robert J Castelli

Member of New York State Assembly,

89th District, White Plains, New York

H. B. Catholicos Baselios Thomas I

Catholicos of the Syriac Orthodox Church, 3rd Indian Maphrian  & the head of the Jacobite Church in India

Hon. Nydia M. Velázquez

Congresswoman 

From the 7th Congressional District,

New York City

Leymah Roberta Gbowee

​Awardee of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize

"for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work

H.E. Dr Joyce Hilda Banda

Former President of Malawi

Hon. Edappakath Ahamed (late)

Former Minister of State for External Affairs & Member of Parliament , India

Akie Abe

Wife of H.E. Shinzō Abe, Prime Minister of Japan

Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie

Indian-British novelist and essayist.

Dr. Kazuko Tatsumura Hillyer

President

Gaia Holistic Health


H.H. Rabbi Joesph H Gelberman

 Opening ceremony of  the Annual Interfaith Celebration and Award Ceremony at the Yogabhan, New York City  in 2006

H.E. Khil Raj Regmi

Former Prime Minister &  Chief Justice

Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal

Politician

Jagatguru H.H. Swami Buaji Maharaj

Opening ceremony for the International Gurukula Community in USA (2009)

Michel Sidibé

Executive Director of UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS & 

Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations 

Sushilkumar Sambhajirao Shinde

Former Minister of Home Affairs, Minister of Power and  Leader of the House in Lok Sabha

Jain Acharya Dr. Lokesh Muni

Founder

Ahimsa Vishwa Bharti


H. E. Budi Bowoleksono

 Ambassador of Indonesia to USA

H.E. Sushma Swaraj 

Minister of External Affairs of India

politician and former Supreme Court lawyer

Hon. Alvin K. Hellerstein

A Senior Federal Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

Anastassia Zannis

Member Olympic Torch Relay Committee

HH Prince Arthur Lois Pagan, 

The Diplomatic Residence & Her Territorial Highness Princess Edith Felisa Sophia,

ARNP Military Medical Officer, of the House of Homestead 

Chirlane Irene McCray

First Lady of NYC

(wife of Bill de Blasio -Mayor, New York City)

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H.E. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser

President of the 66th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

& Qatari diplomat and the former permanent representative of Qatar to the United Nations

Ambassador H.E. Ms. Ambroisine Kpongo 

Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary  and Permanent Representative of the Central African Republic to the United Nations

 Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati

President

Divine Shakti Foundation


Hon. David Weprin

New York State Assembly Member, District 24

Dr. Vandana Shiva

Indian scholar, environmental activist

and anti-globalization author

Mikael GUSTAFSSON 

Chair, Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality, European Parliament 

Senator Hon. Bernie Sanders 

United States Senator from Vermont

Ambassador

H.E. Dr. Simona-Mirela Miculescu

Representative of the UN Secretary-General & Head of the UN Office in Belgrade & Former Permanent Representative of Romania to the United Nations

H.E. S.M. Krishna

Former External Affairs Minister of India

Ravi Karkara

Senior Advisor on Strategic Partnerships and Advocacy to the Assistant Secretary General to the UN and Deputy Executive Director, UN Women

Dr. Fatoumata Nfo-Traore

 Executive Director of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership(RBM), World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva, Switzerland

Hon. Dr. T. M. Thomas Isaac

Minister of Finance of the Indian state of Kerala

Lakshmi Puri 

Assistant Secretary General United Nations and Deputy Executive Director, UN Women

Ahmad Alhendawi 

Envoy on Youth appointed by the

UN Secretary-General

Dr. Margaret Chan  

Director General of World Health Organization

& Ray Chambers

UN Sec. General's special envoy for financing the Health MDGs & for Malaria 

Binod Chaudhary

Nepalese businessman, industrialist and philanthropist & chairman of Chaudhary Group (CG), a conglomerate that consists of nearly 80 companies. The first Nepali billionaire, as listed by Forbes

Ambassador H.E. Prabhu Dayal

Former Consular General of India, New York.

Dr. Deepak Chopra, MD 

Founder of the Chopra Foundation and

co-author, Super Brain.

Hon. George Maragos

Comptroller

Nassau County, New York 


H.E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete

4th President of Tanzania

and Chairperson of the African Union in 2008–2009

Tomiko Morimoto West

a Hibakuha survivor from Hiroshima who was on 13 years old when the Enola Gy dropped "Little Boy" on her city on August 6, 1945

Dr. Mohan Agashe

Indian theater and film actor

​He was awarded the Sangeet Natak

Akademi Award in 1996

Ambassador H.E. Asoke Kumar Mukerji

Former Permanent Representative of India

to the United Nations

Hon. Vayalar Ravi

Member of the Rajya Sabha & Former Union Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs, iNDIA

Ambassador H.E. Dr. Riyad H. Mansour

Palestine Ambassador and Permanent Observer Mission of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to the United Nations (UN).

Ambassador H.E. Pramathesh Rath

Former Indian Ambassador to Argentina & Uruguay

Ambassador H.E. Anwarul K Chowdhury

Senior Special Advisor to the President of the UN General Assembly and former Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations.

H.H. Guru Nitya Chaitanya Yeti

A spiritual Guru, Professor, Writer, Philosopher , Community Leader and  Guruji's Relative & master

Minister A. Curtis Curtis Farrow

Music Director

Peace Starts With Me at the Madison Square Garden and  McDonalds Mega Fest Choir Festival


H.E. Philip H Scanlan

Consul General of Australia, New York

H.E. Jeff Goonewardena

Former Consul General of Sri Lanka to 

Los Angeles, USA

Innocent 

Member of Parliament, India &  Indian film actor and producer

Myria Vassiliadou

EU Anti-Trafficking Coordinator,

European Commission

Ambassador H.E. Katalin Annamária Bogyay  

Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative of Hungary to the

United Nations

H.E. Miroslav Lajčák

President of the 72nd Session of the

United Nations General Assembly

and  Slovak diplomat & the Minister of

Foreign Affairs

Jane Goodall

United Nations Messenger of Peace

British primatologist, ethologist, anthropologist

H.H. Prince Faisal bin Fahd bin Abdullah bin Mohammad bin Abdulrahman Al Saud

Hon. James Anzaldi

Mayor of Clifton, New Jersey

Padmashri Kavita Krishnamurthi Subramaniam 

(Classical & Indian film playback singer)&

Padma Bhushan  Dr. L. Subramaniam

acclaimed Indian violinist, composer and conductor


Ven. Obioma Onwuzurumba

Religious adviser to the President of Nigeria

HON. Subramanian Swamy

Member of Parliament in Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament and  former Cabinet Minister of Commerce and Law

Ambassador H.E. Jalil Abbas Jilani 

 Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States

H.E. Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher

Secretary for Relations with States of the Holy See (Pope Francis's Office)

H.E. Jody Wilson-Raybould

 Minister of Justice of Canada​

& Attorney General of Canada​

Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen

Bangladesh Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations

Dr. Ada Okika 

UN Representative CODWIC &

Cody Donahue

Child Protection Specialist- UNICEF

Shirin Ebadi

​Awardee of the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize

for her significant and pioneering efforts for democracy and human rights, especially women's, children's, and refugee rights

Ambassador H.E. Jan Kickert 

Permanent Representative of Austria to the United Nations

 Geshe Nicholas Vreeland
Rato Khen Rinpoche, Geshe Thupten Lhundup, is a fully ordained Tibetan Buddhist monk who is the abbot of Rato Dratsang Monastery, a 10th century Tibetan Buddhist monastery reestablished in India.

Hon. Scott Stringer

 Comptroller, New York City

Suhasini Maniratnam

Indian Actress who received  National Awards

Ambassador H.E. Gyan Chandra Acharya

Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States for thee United Nations

Dr. Betty Williams 

Nobel Peace Laureate  (1976)

Some memorable moments with community leaders from last 30 years (1987 - 2017)

Ambassador H.E. Mr. Koro Bessho

Permanent Representative of Japan

to the United Nations

(Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary)

H.E. Most Reverend Bernardito C. Auza Titular Archbishop of Suacia 

,Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations & Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the Organization of American States.

Hon. Andrea Stewart-Cousins

New York State Senator - 35th District

Robert Kennedy, Jr.

American radio host, environmental activist, author and attorney specializing in environmental law & nephew of former U.S. President John F. Kennedy

H.H. Sadguru Brahmeshanandacharya

Founder, International Sadguru Foundation

H.E. Bishop Jozef Wysocki 

Poland 

H.E. António Guterres

9th Secretary-General of the 

United Nations


Bhakti Charu Swami

ISKCON

 Arch  Coreoiscopo Most Rev. Dr. Curien Corepiscopa Kaniamparambil

Malankara Malpan and Former Priest Trustee of the Malankara Syrian Church who lived over 103 years!

Lieutenant-General 
Randhir Kumar Mehta 

Former Military Adviser in the Department of Peacekeeping Operations, at United Nations HQ​

Ambassador H.E. Andrei Dapkiunas  

Permanent Representative of Belarus to the United Nations

Shaolin monk Yi Long 

Boxer and Martial Artist

Ruhama Zewde Hayle

 Miss Ethiopia USA 2016

Oonam Lunch

With Ambassador H.E. Vijay K. Nambiar  

and Malini Nambiar

Hon. Mohan Bahadur Basnet 

 Member of Parliament

and former Minister of State for Health, Nepal

Ambassador H.E. Durga Prasad Bhattarai

Permanent Representative of Nepal

United Nations


H. E. Adama Dieng

Under Secretary General

and Special Advisor of the UN Secretary General

on the Prevention of Genocide

Very Rev. James Parks Morton

Founder ,Chair & Emeritus

The Interfaith Center of New York and former Dean of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, the Seat of the Episcopal Diocese of New York


Ambassador H.E. Mary Elizabeth Flores 

Permanent Representative of Honduras to the United Nations & Honduran lawyer, politician and diplomat of Palestinian descent, the daughter of the former Honduran president Carlos Flores Facussé.

Dr. Neal King

President, International Association of

University Presidents

H.E. Dr. Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka

Former Vice President of the

Republic of Kenya
Politician

Hon. Mohan Bahadur Basnet

Member of Parliament and former Minister of State for Health, Nepal​

Gabriel Normand

Policy Specialist UNDP

United Nations Development Program

Dr. Hanifa D. Mezoui

Chief of the NGO Section of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (ECOSOC)​,

United Nations

Ambassador H.E. Riva Ganguly Das

Consul General

Consulate General of India, New York


Ambassador

H.E. Dr. Nirupama Menon Rao

Former Foreign Secretary of India

Ambassador H.E. Sandeep Chakravorty

Consul General of India, New York

Ambassador H. E. Jean-Francis

Régis Zinsou

Permanent Representative of Benin Republic to the United Nations

Ambassador H.E. Isaiah Z. Chabala

Former Ambassador of Zambia

to the United Nations

Joseph Makhandal Champagne Jr. Esq.

Former Mayor of the Borough of

South Toms River, New Jersey, USA

Dr. Nata Menable 

Executive Director

World Health Organization (WHO)


Colonel Manoj Tiwari

Indian Military Attache at Permanent Mission of India, United Nations

Necak Zadegan

American/Iranian film and television actress

Midori Gotō

 United Nations Messengers of Peace

and a Japanese-born American violinist

Anupam Kher 

Bollywood Actor, producer, director and the ambassador of United Nations 'He for She' campaign

Camille Edwards 

Vice President & News Director, WABC-TV

Hon. Bill de Blasio

Mayor of New York City


Hon. Eric Leroy Adams

President of the Brooklyn Borough,

New York City & former Senator, New York Senate, representing the 20th Senate District and Captain, NYPD

Hon. Melinda Katz

President, of the Queens Borough, New York

Marta Santos Pais

​Special Representative

of the UN Secretary-General

on Violence against Children (SRSG)

H.E. Cardinal Pietro Parolin

Secretary of State of His Holiness Pope Francis, and Head of Delegation of the Holy See to the United Nations Summit for Refugees and Migrants

Opening Ceremony

"Yoga For World Peace"

H. B. Catholicos Baselios Thomas I
and other leaders from the international spiritual community in 2007



Ambassador H.E. Matthew John Rycroft CBE 

Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the United Nations

Cristina Gallach

Under-Secretary-General

for Communications and Public Information at the United Nations

World War - II Vetaran


His Excellency, The Most Reverend Francis A. Chullikatt Titular Archbishop of Ostra, 

Former Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See (Vatican) to the United Nations

Hon. Daggubati Purandhareswari

Former National Education Minister of India & Minister Of State For Human Resource Development, India

Amb. H.E. Most Rev. Bernardito C. Auza - Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations , The Most Reverend John O'Hara - Auxiliary Bishop New York , H. E. Archbishop Thomas Wenski - Archbishop of Miami, Florida

Dr. Joan Clos

Under Secretary General and Executive Director of United Nations Habitat Dept.

H.E. Peter Helder Bernard, Esq.

Consul General of Haiti in New York

Swami Sivadasananda

Acharya

Sivananda Ashrams, Europe


Acarya Rudrananda Avadhuta

Acharya

Anand Marga, India


Hon. Mike Spano

Mayor of Yonkers City, New York

H.E. Bharrat Jagdeo 

 7th President & Prime Minister of Guyana

& Former Chairman of the Board of Governors of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank

Philip A. Amicone

41st Mayor of Yonkers, New York

 Jack Dorsey

Creator, co-founder & chairman of Twitter

Dr. M.C. Dileepkumar

Vice-Chancellor,  

Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrith (SSUS)

Ambassador  H.E. Syed Akbaruddin

Permanent Representative to the

United Nations (Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary)

Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil

Managing Director, VPS Healthcare

H.E. Craig Powell

Foreign Service Officer, Permanent Mission of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas to the United Nations

The Most Rev. Dr. A. John Sathiyakumar

Metropolitan of the Anglican Church of India


His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia 

Dr. Hayat Sindi

Member of United Nations Secretary-General's Scientific Advisory Board, Goodwill Ambassador at the UNESCO,

Member of Shura Council and CEO of i2 Institute. 

Pandit Jasraj

Indian classical vocalist -  Mewati gharana of Hindustani classical music

H.G. Mor Polycarpus Geevarghese

Opening Ceremony of the Annual Yoga Camp

Ambassador H.E. Dho Young-shim

Chairperson of the UN World Tourism Organization’s Sustainable Tourism for Eliminating Poverty (ST-EP) Foundation (Republic of Korea)

Hon. Kairat Kudaybergenovich Abdrakhmanov

 The foreign minister for the Republic of Kazakhstan & former permanent representative to the United Nations

Ambassador H.E. Odo Tevi  

Permanent Representative

Republic of Vanuatu to the United Nations


Sudha Raghunathan

 Carnatic composer and vocalist from South India

Ambassador H.E. Valentin Rybakov

Permanent Representative of the Republic of Belarus to the United Nations

​H. E. Sophia Martelly

First lady of Haiti

Ambassador H.E. Mr. Yoshifumi Okamura

Deputy Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations


Craig Makhiber 

Chief, Development and Economic and Social Issues Branch, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva, Switzerland

Ambassador Abdullah bin Yahya Almoalimi 

Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia at the United Nations and Chairman of the Group of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation OIC

 Karenna Aitcheson Gore 

American author, journalist, attorney, Director of the Center for Earth Ethics at Union Theological Seminary & eldest daughter of former Vice President of the United States H.E. Al Gore and Tipper Gore. 

Ambassador H.E. María Emma Mejía Vélez 

Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations to the United Nations

H.E. Dr. Ban Ki-moon 

8th Secretary-General of the

United Nations


S.M. Vijayanand

Chief Secretary of Kerala

Hon. Bill de Blasio & Chirlane McCray 

Mayor & 1st Lady 

New York City


Ambassador H.E. Mahmoud Saikal 

Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to the United Nations

Hon. Diane Edith Watson

Former Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California's 33rd district

Swami Chidanand Saraswati

President

Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Rishikesh, India


Kevin J. Crocilla

 Postmaster

(Manhattan), New York (NY) District, Northeast Area, United States Postal Service [USPS]

Jagatguru H.H. Swami Bua Ji Maharaj

The senior most Hatha Yoga Master who lived over 120 years  & travelled around the world 90 times.

Founder, Indo-American Yoga-Vedanta Society Inc.

Dr. Frank Kaufmann  

Director

Inter Religious Federation for World Peace


H.E. António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres

 9th Secretary-General of the United Nations

and  former Prime Minister of Portugal and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Ambassador H.E. Teodoro L. Locsin. Jr.

Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Philippines to the United Nations

H E Winston Baldwin Spencer 

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda 

 Padma Vibhushan Dr. K. J. Yesudas

Indian Carnatic musician and film playback singer who recorded 70,000 multilingual songs

Ambassador

H.E. Dr. Mwaba P. Kasese-Bota 

Permanent Representative of Zambia

to the United Nations

Opening Ceremony of Yogabhavan, USA

Jagatguru H.H. Swami Bua Ji Maharaj &

Archbishop H.G.  Mor Titus Yeldho

Thomas P. McDevitt

President 

The Washington Times


Ambassador H.E. U. Joy Ogwu

Former Permanent Representative of Nigeria

to the United Nations &  Foreign Minister of Nigeria

H.E. Dr. Rosalía Arteaga

1st female President

& Vice President of Ecuador

​Politician

Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely

NGO Representative and active community leader at the UN for over 47 years

Ambassador H.E. Arun K. Singh

Former Indian Ambassador to the United States & senior fellow with the Asia program at the German Marshall Fund of the United States

Ambassador H.E. Besiana Kadare

Permanent Representative of the Republic of Albania to the United Nations


Craig Jenness

Director of the Electoral Assistance Division in the Department of Political Affairs (EAD/DPA) with the United Nations Secretariat in New York

William F. Austin

Founder,

​Starkey Hearing Technologies

H.E. Paul Kagame

President of Rwanda

Rwandan military leader and politician, who, as leader of the Rwandan Patriot Front, defeated Hutu extremist forces to end the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

Rabbi Michael Weisser 

Spiritual leader

of the Free Synagogue of Flushing (FSF) 

Hon. Oscar Fernandes

Former Union Cabinet Minister for Transport, Road and Highways and Labour and Employment, Government Of India


H.E. Raja Ali Ejaz 

Consul General of Pakistan, New York

Yoo Soon-taek

 Wife of H.E. Dr. Ban Ki-moon, 

8th Secretary-General of the United Nations