Previous Speaking Engagements on ‘Health’ include:


  • Speaker. ‘Emotional well-being: the role of the mind for healing’. Organised by Cansurvive Malaysia in collaboration with Brahma Kumaris. Brickfields Asia College, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.
  • Speaker with Dr Rene Samaniego (consultant psychiatrist, Makati Medical Center). ‘Silent mind, happy heart’. Organised by Brahma Kumaris. Makati Sports Club, Makati City, Philippines.
  • Speaker with Prof John Porter (professor of International Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; chair, LSHTM Research Ethics Committee, UK), Prof Kambhampati Subrahmanyam (pro-chancellor, Swami Vivekanada Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana, Bengaluru, India), Vidhi Sadana (clinical yoga therapist, London, UK) and Dr James Mallinson (senior lecturer, Sanskrit and Classical Indian Studies, SOAS University of London, UK). ‘Raja Yoga meditation and climate change’. International Yoga Day. Organised by All Party Parliamentary Group – Indian Traditional Sciences. Nehru Centre, London, UK.
  • Interviewed by Prof Dr Horst-Henning Wolf (honorary professor, Technical University, Munich). ‘Health and Spirituality’. Organised by Brahma Kumaris. Gasteig Cultural Center, Munich, Germany.


Speaker with Dr Peter Fenwick (neuropsychiatrist and president, The Scientific and Medical Network) and Ann Yeomans (soul midwife, The Fountain Centre). ‘Facing our fear of death – spiritual aspects of dying’. Shining light on death. Organised by Janki Foundation. Global Co-operation House, London, UK.


  • Speaker with Prof Dinesh Bhugra (president, World Psychiatric Association). ‘Cultural identity and depression: a help or hindrance?’ Annual Lecture. Organised by Janki Foundation. Global Co-operation House, London, UK.
  • Dialogue with Dr Craig Hassed (senior lecturer, Monash University, Australia) and Michael West (professor, Lancaster University Management School and Aston University; senior fellow, King’s Fund). ‘Mindfulness – Where to next?’ Hosted by Lord Stone of Blackheath and Brahma Kumaris. Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK.
  • Speaker with Dr Craig Hassed (Monash University). Sustaining high performance through mindfulness and meditation’. Invitation-only. Organised by Rotary International. The Australia Club, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Round Table Speaker with Oscar Farinetti (founder, Eataly Roma, Italy), Patrizia La Trecchia (associate professor, University of Southern Florida, USA), Alfonso Pecoraro Scanio (chairman, Fondazione Univerde, Italy), Gabriele Riccardi (professor, University of Naples, Italy). ‘The value of food for the future of our planet’. 5th International Forum on Food and Nutrition. Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition. Bocconi University, Milan, Italy.
  • Speaker. ‘Experiencing what your heart really desires’. Shaping the Future. Organised by Brahma Kumaris. Palais Kinsky, Vienna, Austria.
  • Panellist with Dr Rüdiger Dahlke (medical doctor, psychotherapist and author, Johanniskirchen), Prof Dr Henning Wolf (coach and trainer, Hamburg), Anne Devillard (editor-in-chief, ‘Natur und Heilen’, Munich) and Prof Dr Hans-Peter Dürr (physicist, Munich). ‘Health and spirituality in dialogue: spiritual intelligence – healing remedy for the soul and society’. Organised by Brahma Kumaris. Audimax, Technische Universitaet, Munich, Germany.
  • Panellist with Prof Dr Wilfried Belschner (psychologist, Lüneburg) and Dr Ingelore Welpe (psychologist and anthropologist, Kiel). ‘Network brain: mind-body-soul’. Create future eV. Organised by Brahma Kumaris. Fachhochschule, Kiel, Germany.
  • Panellist with Bob Paton (Managing Director, Accenture, UK), Vinay Gulati (Founder and Chair, SPINlondon, UK) and others. Leadership in Well-being: Initiating Dialogue in the South. Organised by SPINlondon. London, UK.
  • Speaker. ‘Balance and Harmony’. Relationship with self, others and nature. Organised by a committee of doctors. Riad Villa Blanche, Agadir, Morocco.