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Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University UK

Identification number in the register: 92131689062-91
Registration date: 06/07/2012 12:56:24

The information on this entity was last modified on: 27/02/2015 15:04:35
The date of the last annual update was: 27/02/2015 15:04:35
Next update due latest on: 27/02/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University UK

BKWSU UK

Registered Charity 269971

    Section of registration

V - Organisations representing churches and religious communities

Organisations representing churches and religious communities

    Contact details

Pound Lane, 65-69
London NW10 2HH
UNITED KINGDOM

(+44) 2087273350

Bischoffshiemlaan 39,
4C
P.O. box: 8
Brussels 1000
BELGIUM

(+32) 24633827

    Person with legal responsibility

Ms  Parul Shah

Trustee

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Jayanti Kirpalani

European Director

    Goals / remit

The Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University (UK) teaches Raja Yoga as a way of experiencing peace of mind and a positive approach to life.

The University provides opportunities for people from all religious and cultural backgrounds to explore their own spirituality and learn skills of reflection and meditation derived from Raja Yoga, which will help develop inner calm, clear thinking and personal well-being.

We work with regional,national and local organisations and community groups in such areas as inter-religious dialogue, youth programmes, environmental initiatives, education, health-care, prison outreach, social work and women’s and men’s groups. BKWSU (UK) was established as a UK charity in 1975 and charges no fees for any of its activities, being funded by voluntary contributions.

BKWSU (UK) is a part of a global network of Brahma Kumaris organisations in over 100 countries.

The spiritual headquarters, Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University, is in Mt Abu, Rajasthan, India. Brahma Kumaris is in general consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council and in consultative status with UNICEF.

  • European
  • global
  • national
  • regional/local

    Specific activities covered by the Register

Relgion & Belief - keeping informed of the the progress and now formation of the new committe and its implementation of new guidelines...

Environment and Sustainablity, keep informed of the environmental policy and environmental health of the world.

EU Sustainablity, we are actively involved in promoting EU Sustainable education at a grass roots level, hosting events and seminars during the year and participating in EU Sustainable Energy Week on a global level.

Equality, Religion & Belief, Human Rights are areas we are regularly involved at all levels


 

No

No

No

No

No

Throughout the year we have attended various round table discussions and conferences on the topics of Religion, Sustainable Development

Other Brahma Kumaris network organisations participate in EU Sustainable Energy Week, promting "consciousness & the Environment" engaging experts to open dialogue and discussion re: practical sustainablilty, through exhibitions displaying BKWSU initiatives: India One - Solar Thermal Power Plant Project, Sustainable Yogic Agriculture & Simple Living.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

50%: 1   25%: 1

2

0.8

Kathryn Hendry, UK EU Representative and main contact person is based in Brussels, assisted by Maureen Goodman, programme director BKWSU (UK) based in London, between them they inform network organisations of relevent information in local areas of europe.

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Kathryn HENDRY 05/11/2014 31/10/2015
Maureen GOODMAN 28/05/2015 26/05/2016

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • Humanitarian Aid
  • Youth

    Membership and affiliation

5,000

  • AUSTRIA
  • BELGIUM
  • CROATIA
  • CZECH REPUBLIC
  • DENMARK
  • ESTONIA
  • FINLAND
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • GREECE
  • HUNGARY
  • IRELAND
  • ITALY
  • LATVIA
  • LITHUANIA
  • NETHERLANDS
  • POLAND
  • PORTUGAL
  • ROMANIA
  • SLOVAKIA
  • SPAIN
  • SWEDEN
  • UNITED KINGDOM
  • ARGENTINA
  • ARUBA
  • AUSTRALIA
  • AZERBAIJAN
  • BANGLADESH
  • BARBADOS
  • BELARUS
  • BENIN
  • BOLIVIA
  • BOTSWANA
  • BRAZIL
  • BURKINA FASO
  • BURUNDI
  • CAMBODIA
  • CAMEROON
  • CANADA
  • CENTRAL AFRICAN, REPUBLIC
  • CHILE
  • CHINA
  • COLOMBIA
  • CONGO
  • CONGO, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF
  • COSTA RICA
  • DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
  • ECUADOR
  • EL SALVADOR
  • EQUATORIAL GUINEA
  • ETHIOPIA
  • FIJI
  • GABON
  • GAMBIA
  • GEORGIA
  • GHANA
  • GIBRALTAR
  • GRENADA
  • GUADELOUPE
  • GUATEMALA
  • GUINEA
  • GUINEA BISSAU
  • GUYANA
  • ICELAND
  • INDIA
  • INDONESIA
  • ISLE OF MAN
  • ISRAEL
  • JAMAICA
  • JAPAN
  • KAZAKHSTAN
  • KENYA
  • KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
  • LEBANON
  • LESOTHO
  • LIBERIA
  • MADAGASCAR
  • MALAWI
  • MALAYSIA
  • MALI
  • MAURITIUS
  • MEXICO
  • MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF
  • MONGOLIA
  • MOZAMBIQUE
  • NAMIBIA
  • NEPAL
  • NEW ZEALAND
  • NIGER
  • NIGERIA
  • NORWAY
  • PANAMA
  • PARAGUAY
  • PERU
  • PHILIPPINES
  • REUNION
  • RUANDA
  • RUSSIA, FEDERATION OF
  • SENEGAL
  • SERBIA
  • SEYCHELLES
  • SIERRA LEONE
  • SINGAPORE
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • SRI LANKA
  • SURINAM
  • SWAZILAND
  • SWITZERLAND
  • TANZANIA, UNITED RE UBLIC OF
  • THAILAND
  • TOGO
  • TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
  • TURKEY
  • TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS
  • UGANDA
  • UKRAINE
  • UNITED STATES
  • URUGUAY
  • VENEZUELA
  • ZAMBIA
  • ZIMBABWE

Registered Charity in England & Wales (269971) and Scotland (SC040512)

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

< 9,999 €

1,752,846 €

0 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

0 €

0 €

1,752,846 €

1,455,945 €

0 €

122,902 €

173,999 €

None

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.