Swami Ramaswarupananda Saraswati
Sivanand Ashram, Ganeshpur, Uttarkashi, Himalayas, India

Council Member of the 

World Yoga Community

Vijai V. Nair
Executive Board Member,

World Yoga Community

H. B. Catholicos Baselios Thomas I
Catholicos of the Syriac Orthodox Church, 3rd Indian Maphrian & the head of the Jacobite Church in India

Bryan Strimpel
Dancer & Co-Director, 
BS Movement

Pastor Frank A. Haye
Singer, musician, choral director, composer, producer​ and Founder of The Brooklyn Interdenominational Choir

Michael Shewchuk

 Legal Officer,

 Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs at the United Nations

Rev. Dr. Idris Ena Kone
​Chaplain & Director of Student Life, Unification Theological Seminary​

Monica Willard
Main NGO Representative at the United Religions Initiative (URI) at the ECOSOC,

United Nations

Nevenka Dimitrova
Coordinator,
PanEuRhythmy, New York City

Nandi Moton
Chairwoman,
Women's Federation for World Peace USA - Harlem, New York

Dr. Eileen Ain
Musician (Flute)

Gabriel Martinez
Event Coordinator

World Yoga Community

Rev. Dr. Kathleen Regan
Board of Trustees &
Dean, All Faiths Seminary International and  Advisor,
​World Yoga Community

Salwa Shatila Kader
President,

US Federation for Middle East Peace (Affiliated with DPI, ECOSOC, UNDPA & UNCTAD at the United Nations)  


H. H. Guru Nitya Chaithanya Yati
Chairperson of the East-West University (Late)

Spiritual Guru, Writer, Speaker, Social Reformer and Professor in Psycology

Kathleen Grace
Native Healer and Aesthetician

Dr. Svetla Kalcheva

Musician

(Violin)

Dr. Remi Alapo
President, The David Rockefeller, Snr. Institute for Peace & Transformational Leadership
​USA and NGO Representative at the United Nations 


Prem Sadasivananda
Founder,
Vidya-samyogah

Lynn Walsh
Director of Universal Peace Federation's Office of Marriage and Family Education and Co-chair of the United Nations NGO Committee on the Family - NY


H.H. Dileepkumar Thankappan
Founder & CEO,

World Yoga Community

Secretary of the Committee of Religious NGOs at the UN, Vice President, UNSRC-Salus Well-Being Network at the United Nations and Main NGO Representative of WYC

to the United Nations

Hon. Sujata Koirala
Former Deputy Prime Minister & Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, and the Founder President of the Girija Prasad Koirala Foundation


Rev. Amy Hinkleman
Event Committee

World Yoga Community

Bishp Jesse Edwards
Director,

American Clergy Leadrrship Conference, 

New York City

Rev. Sharon Hamilton-Getz
President,

Harmony Council and 
Vice President and NGO Representative at the United Nations for the  Institute of International Social Development
 

Rev. Lawrence L. Schwartz
Media Manager
All Faiths Seminary International

Sajith Kumar Nair
Executive Board Member,

World Yoga Community

Tamar Richards Schwartz 

Interfaith & Peace

Promoter

Sabita Geer 

NGO Representative of the Brahma Kumaris to the ECOSOC, United Nations 

Peter Rogina
Co-founder, 
Peace Lights

Rev. Dr. Tanya Edwards
Pastor, Family Church,
New York City (FCNYC)

Professor  
Rev. Evan Pritchard 
Professor of Native American History, Ethics, and Philosophy

Ravi Karkara
Senior Advisor on Strategic Partnerships and Advocacy to the Assistant Secretary General to the UN and Deputy Executive Director, UN Women


Itzhak Beery
Teacher & Promoter of the Shaman Portal - Nurturing a Global Community

Tina Fields
Singer,
​Family Church New York

Acarya Rudrananda Avadhuta
Ananda Marga, India

Cathy Towle
Writer, spiritual intuitive, medium, shaman, CSVGC executive board member and NGO representative at the UN

Rabbi Stuart Paris
President, 

Board of Trustee of the
All Faiths Seminary International

Anjana Roy
Musician

(Sitarist)

 V. Rev. Thomas Kandathil Cor-episcopa
St. Mary's Jacobite Syriac Orthodox Royal Metropolitan Church Tripunithura, Cochin Diocese

​​​​​H. H. Rabbi Dr. Joseph H. Gelberman
Founder, New Light Temple & All Faiths Seminary International, New York (Late)

Interfaith Minister 
Holocaust Survivor

Dr. Ada Menakaya
​Executive Director  and  Representative to the United Nations  for the The Friends of Education for African Children Orphaned by AIDS & NGO Representative at the UN

Acarya Abhiramananda Avadhuta
Secretary, Ananda Marga, USA

Grandmother Shirley Barclay
Wolf Clan Mother and healer  for the Cherokee people of Texas

H.E. Ambassador Anwarul

Karim Chowdhury

Former Under-Secretary General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States at the United Nations

Cantor Menorah Winston
​Chaplain & Opera Singer

Rev. Dionne P. Boissiere
Chaplain, 

Church Center for the United Nations and the NGO Representative to the United Nations

Ex-officio, The Committee of Religious NGOs at the United Nations


Carrie Mobley-Johnson
Senior Advisor for Faith Based Partnership Initiatives & Minority, Women Business Enterprise "MWBE" at Westchester County Executive's Office

Chandrika Devi
Chairperson,
Tripunithura Municipality

Archana Sandra
Artist

Robert E. Hall
Singer

K.L.S. Bhushan
Attorney

NGO Representative of WYC to the United Nations


H. H. Moran Mor
Ignatius Zakka I Iwas

122nd reigning Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All the East (Late)


Dr. Frank Kaufmann
Visiting Professor in World Religions, Church History, Religion and Conflict Resolution at the UTS

Swami Muktananda Yati 
Founder,
One-World School of Vedanta

Dr. Galina Heifetz
​Musician

(Violinist)

Rajendra Chauhan
Musician

Colonel Mohammed
Azam Khan Qadri
Military Biographer & Historian,Ambassador For
Peace & Book Writer

Dr. Galina Heifetz
​Musician

(Violinist)

Rev. Benyamin Mularical Ramban
​Piramadom Dayara

Zhati Munajat
Sufi Dervish,
Nur Ashki Jerrahi Community
​New York

Shaina Branfman
Dancer & Co-Director, 
BS Movement

Latha T. Thankappan
Advocate & Special Government Pleader (Land Acquisition)
​High Court of Kerala, India

Dr. Sarah Sayeed

Senior Advisor,

Community Affairs Unit at the Mayor's Office in

New York City

Swami Parameshananda
Executive member of CSVGC-NY & Religious NGO Committee at the United Nations and and Representative of the Bharat Sevashram Sangha Inc. to the United Nations

Inma Heredia

Actor, Singer, Flamenco Dancer, Comedienne & Voiceover Artist​

H.E. Ambassador

Prof. Dr. Toshiya Hoshino
Former Deputy Permanent  Representative

of the Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations

H. E. Adama Dieng
Former Under Secretary General and Special Advisor of the UN Secretary General on the Prevention of Genocide at the United Nations


K.G Sathyavrathan
Ward Councilor of Tripunithura Municipality & Executive Board Member of the World Yoga Community

Rev. Suki Rae
Musician

(Flute)

Sumati Bates
​Singer / Musician (Guitar)

German A Bravo-Casas
​President

UNSRC Yoga Club

United Nations

Ghandikota Aryama
Advisor,
Sarva Dharma Service Center.
​New Jersey, USA

Rev. Audrey E. Kitagawa, JD
Former Advisor to the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict at the United Nations and Former Chair of the Parliament of the World's Religions​

Morgana Sythove
Trustee

United Religions Initiative

Netherland


Queen Mother

Dr. Delois Blakely
The Community Mayor of Harlem, New York. Ambassador of Goodwill to Africa, and has been involved with the United Nations for the past 50 years

Silvia R. Prado Dos Anjos

​Dancer & Olympic Team member of Brazil

Lemuel Patole
Artist, Musician, Writer

NGO Representative of WYC to the United Nations


Russell Daisey
Composer, Singer & Songwriter

Jagatguru

H. H. Swami Bua Ji Maharaj
Founder, Indo-American Yoga-Vedanta Society, New York ​(Late - Lived over 120 years). The 1st Hindu Monk who blow a conch shell at the United Nations General Assembly 

 Cantor Rev. Judith Steel
Advisor,

World Yoga Community

Interfaith Minister 

Holocaust Survivor

Imam Dr. Shamsi Ali
Chairman of the Al-Hikmah Mosque in Astoria and the Director of Jamaica Muslim Center in Queens and  NGO Representative at the United Nations for the Asian-American Coalition USA

Maria L. Vargas
Executive Director, Latin Affairs of the Universal Peace federation for World Peace - NGO at the UN

Dr. Manoj Kumar Mohapatra 
Deputy Consular General,
The Consulate General of the India, New York​

Rev. Deborah Moldow
NGO Representative to the United Nations at The World Peace Prayer Society

Rev. Dr. Toshikazu Kenjitsu Nakagaki
Japanese Buddhist Priest, President of the Buddhist Council of New York and Vice Chair of the Interfaith Center of New York

Special Guests, Diplomats, Religious & Spiritual Leaders, Musicians, Dancers, Artists,  Singers, and Dancers, from past events!

Swami Yatidharmananda
Swami Chidananda Sevashram, India

Our Great Masters Who Were Guided And Blessed Us To Fulfill

World Yoga Community's Visions And Missions!

Rabbi George Scott Matous
Dean
The Rabbi Joseph H. Gelberman Teachings on Judaism and Interfaith Religions Inc.

Ambassador
Dnyaneshwar M. Mulay
Member, Human Rights Commission of India,

Former Secretary, MEA Government of India,  (Ministry of External Affairs & Overseas Indian Affairs) and former Consul General of India  in New York 

Karisma Appedole
​Healer

Rev. Martha Gallahue
NGO Representative at the United Nations for the National Ethical Service

Rev. Beryl Green
Chairperson, NYC Chapter of the Women’s Federation for World Peace which is affiliated with ECOSOC, United Nations

Joseph Makhandal Champagne Jr. Esq.
Former Mayor of the Borough of South Toms River, New Jersey, USA

Rev. Laksmi Scalise
Musician

(Tibetan Singing Bowls)

Rev. Susana Bastarrica
Founder, The Vigil for Peace  and  Ecology , United Nations International Civil Servant (Retd.) and  Advisor,
World Yoga Community

Nasreen Ahmed
Sr. Legal Consultant

Rabbi Roger Ross
​Director,
Rabbinical Seminary International and CSVGC executive member

H.E. Ambassador

Mussie Hailu
Former Ambassador and Special Envoy of the President of Burundi & URI Director of Global Partnerships, URI Rep. at the United Nations and the African Union, and URI-Africa Regional Director

Grandmother Bishop 
Lygia DeCastro
Native American Elder from Yupy & Guarani Tribe, Brazil and Advisor, 
World Yoga Community (Late)

Lieutenant-General
Randhir Kumar Mehta 
Former Military Adviser in the Department of Peacekeeping Operations, at United Nations HQ

Emiliano Garcia
Musician

Mohamed Amen
Officer,
Community Affairs,
New York Police Department

Grandmother
Patricia Anne Davis
Native American elder from Navajo/Dineh Tribe in North America Advisor and NGO Representative of the World Yoga Community to the United Nations


H.H. Mor Polycarpus Geevarghese
Metropolitan of the Evangelical Association of the East (Late) 

The 1st Bishop who inaugurated a yoga festival in the global history

H. E. Ambassador
Isaiah Z. Chabala
Former Permanent 

Representative of  Zambia t

o the European Union and the United Nations 


Imam Dr. Ahmet M. Atlig
Chaplain,
VA Medical Center

 Imam Muhammad Shahidullah
President, Interfaith Center, USA

Sundar Das Ruben Giron
Musician
(Flute)

Bindiya Nambiyar
Dancer and  Principal,
​Mayura School of Arts
USA

The Brooklyn Interdenominational Choir, New York, USA

Amit Chatterjee
Internationally renowned sitarist, guitarist, vocalist and composer and Council Member of the World Yoga Community