Revered Dada J.P.Vaswani- Our Inspirer.
Rev. Dada J.P. Vaswani, the spiritual head of the Sadhu Vaswani Mission, epitomizes simplicity & humility and is , verily, an embodiment of pure, selfless love. Dada is the dynamic , zestful , inspiring, potent , life-giving and life- sustaining force behind the myriad activities of the Sadhu Vaswani Mission. He is one of the leading spiritual luminaries of India, a philosopher and a modern day saint who has influenced countless all over the world. Dada is a rare sage who reveres every sentient being, from flower to animal to human, with the deep conviction that they are all forms of the one Divine. Eyes sparkling and face glowing like the bright morning sun, the first thing that captivates one’s heart when one meets Dada, is the blissful smile across his radiant face. His loving infectious smile is hard to resist. It transforms sadness into joy, sobriety into levity and selfishness to sharing & caring. Like the sun, his love envelopes all those who are around with warmth and light.
A Physicist by academic training , who graduated at the tender age of 17,after doing exemplary work in his field, Dada turned his back on a promising career to follow in the sacred footsteps of his uncle and spiritual mentor , Sadhu T.L.Vaswani. Holding aloft in his sublime hands , the torch bequeathed to him by his Master, Dada tirelessly carries across the globe, the message of India’s rich eternal spiritual culture. In him, thousands of spiritual aspirants and seekers behold the image of their Beloved. If the Sadhu Vaswani Mission is renowned the world over as a great humanitarian service organization, respected for its integrity and commitment, it is entirely due to the spiritual stature of Dada J.P.Vaswani.
Dada is a towering educationist who has helped unfold Sadhu Vaswani’s vision for modern, value based learning in the 21st Century. He believes that along with academic brilliance , education must be structured to nurture the nascent spirituality in every child.
A gifted writer, Dada has authored over 100 books , some of which have been translated in various foreign languages. His writings serve to light up the path of those living in darkness and pain, as they impart practical tips on happy, successful and peaceful living.
An internationally acclaimed thinker and a brilliant orator, Dada, has addressed distinguished audiences worldwide. He has spoken at eminent platforms and celebrated venues including the UNO, The World Parliament of Religions, Chicago, South Africa and Melbourne, The House of Commons, London, The Global Forum of Spiritual and Parliamentary Leaders on Human Survival, Oxford and Kyoto, Japan, The World Vision 2000, Washington, The World Hindu Conference, Sri Lanka and USA and a number of other prestigious International Forums.
The mantle of the Sadhu Vaswani Mission that he received very humbly from his Guru, has been carried to scale new and greater heights. Today, the Mission has over eighty centres spread across the continents. The incessant humanitarian work of help and healing and the service of the poor and the downtrodden are the quintessential activities of the Organisation.
Awards and Honours galore have been showered on Dada. Countries and cities and towns across the continents have opened their gates and hearts to welcome this man of God and his message of love. But, Dada J.P.Vaswani has remained what he always is, the very picture of simplicity, humility, love and compassion. In translating the ideals of his beloved Guru into the actuality of the Mission, Dada has indeed been the perfect disciple!