H.H. Brahmavihari

Global Leader
Motivational Speaker

GOOD Fellows AWARD Recipient, 2024
GOOD Fellows #2024

“H.H. Brahmavihari Swami’s tireless dedication to global humanitarian causes and fostering interfaith harmony exemplifies the transformative power of compassion and spiritual leadership.”

Lakshmi Narayanan,
Chairman, Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute

H.H. Brahmavihari Swami, also known as Sadhu Brahmaviharidas, is a distinguished sadhu affiliated with the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha. Initiated by H.H. Pramukh Swami Maharaj, he serves as a global leader and motivational speaker, renowned for his involvement in notable projects such as Swaminarayan Akshardham and Neasden Mandir. Despite academic excellence and opportunities to study at esteemed institutions, H.H. Brahmavihari Swami chose a spiritual path, becoming a Hindu sadhu in 1981. His contributions extend to designing BAPS Temples worldwide, creative projects like Water Spectacular Shows, and the Mystic India giant screen film.

Currently overseeing the construction of the first Traditional Hindu Mandir in the Middle East in Abu Dhabi, Brahmavihari Swami plays a crucial role in guiding devotional, cultural, and humanitarian activities within BAPS. As the youngest member of the BAPS Core Committee, he actively engages in over 160 global humanitarian activities. His commitment to peace and tolerance is evident in his participation in conferences worldwide, including SWFI FORT Dubai 2024. H.H. Brahmavihari Swami’s extensive social and spiritual work, including disaster relief efforts, has garnered him respect and friendship from international leaders, exemplified by collaborations with figures like Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.


H.H. Brahmavihari Swami’s global humanitarian work with BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha uplifts communities worldwide, transcending borders with compassion and hope. His cultural and spiritual projects like Swaminarayan Akshardham complexes foster peace and harmony, while his interfaith dialogues promote tolerance and understanding. Leading the first Traditional Hindu Mandir project in Abu Dhabi, he champions inclusivity. As an author and advocate for peace, his insights guide spiritual seekers and uplift societies. His disaster relief efforts and speeches inspire moral and social responsibility globally. H.H. Brahmavihari Swami’s legacy of compassion and wisdom unites diverse communities under shared values of empathy and respect, leaving an enduring impact on society.

Congratulations H.H. Brahmavihari Swami for this well-deserved recognition.