Acharya Shankar Sanskritik Ekta Nyas Formed
Bhopal. The State Government has appointed Jagadguru Shankaracharya Bharti Teerth Mahaswami Shringeri Peeth as Chief Mentor to give guidance as regard to installation of metal statue of Adi Shankaracharya, establishment of International Vedanta Sansthan and Museum besides various activities/ programmes connected to it.
It may be mentioned that the action has been taken in compliance to the announcement of the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to establish Acharya Shankar Sanskritik Ekta Nyas at Omkareshwar during the Narmada Seva Yatra in February 2017.
Renowned 5 personalities of Indian doctrine and philosophy and 2 social activists of different fields have been nominated as members of the Nyas with a maximum tenure of 3 years.
The nominated members include President of Hindu Dharm Acharya Sabha, Haridwar Swami Avdheshanand Giri Maharaj, International Head of Chinmay Mission-Mumbai Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati Maharaj, Secretary of Hindu Dharm Acahrya Sabha – Rajkot Swami Parmatmanand Saraswati Maharaj, Mahant Swami Sambit Somgiri Maharaj of Laleshwar Mahadev Mandir- Bikaner, Acharya Swami Haribrahmendra Maharaj of Adishankar Braham Vidyapeeth of Uttarakashi, National Vice President of Vivekanand Kendra Kanyakumari, Padamshri Sushri Nivedita Raghunath Bhide and All India Secretary of Bhartiya Shikshan Mandal-Ahmedabad, Shri Muku Kanitkar.