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Swami Veda Bharati

Mahamandaleshwara, Guru, Leader and Scholar par excellence.Swami Veda Bharati has had an outstanding life of service and dedication to peace and tranquility. His astonishing life was an example of dedication, discipline and success. At a tender 4-years of age, he started memorizing the Sanskrit rules and was respected as a child prodigy who, at 9 years of age started to teach the Vedas which was fully memorized.As Pt Usharbudh Arya, he gave thankless service to the Arya Samaj movement and contributed significantly singularly to the militancy of the movement in Guyana. He birthed the Arya Vir Dal Movement which was…
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Calendar 2020

With special focus on Hindu and other significant dates. We are happy to share the following Religious dates for year 2020. This calendar provides Hindu-specific dates as well as Guyana National Holidays and International Days. JANUARY (Pausha-Maagha) New Years Day Sun 1Guru Gobind Jayanti Mon 2Ekadashi Mon 6 & 20Pradosh Vrat Tue 7 & 21Kurma Dwadashi Jan 7Purnima Thu 9Ganesh Chaturthi Mon 13 & Tue 28Makar Samkranti Tue 14Shiva Chaturdashi Wed 22Amaavasya Fri 24India's Republic Day Jan 26Vasant Panchami (Plant Holika) Wed 29Saraswati Puja Wed 29Panchak 1 – 4 (00:35); 26 (8:09) – 31 (8:39)Lagna 15, 16, 17, 18, 20,…
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The Essequibo annual activity

For the third consecutive year, we have been hosted by the Ramballi Family, of Columbia, Essequibo Coast for our Motivational sermons and community outreach. This year boasted a magnificent attendance of over 700 persons to the motivational talks and approximately 65 elderly persons were given medical attention. The motivational talks incorporated the scriptual teachings into practical life stories and practical everyday lifestyle. These talks were bolstered by the massive support and love shown by the people of Essequibo. Our medical outreach focused on giving care and attention to those over 60 years. Over 65 persons attended the medical sessions. Our…
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A weekend of Love, Devotion and Service to Parents

Thank you to the Crabwood Creek Arya Samaj, the Berbice Central Arya Samaj for hosting us and ensuring that the weekend of 24, 25 and 26 May 2019 was full of bliss and love. We enjoyed every moment spent with you. The Mahadeo Foundation was happy to contribute towards the care and love extended to the Elderly through the visits to their homes. Thanks to Pandit Sanjay whose love and leadership is exemplary. Salutations to the exemplary work of Sisters Mando Ramnauth, Brahash, Usha Oudhraj, Brothers Deven, Raj, Vicky, Narvon and others who worked tirelessly towards the successful events. Special…
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Essay competition tackling Guyana’s three main religions

The following article is replicated from one of the national newspapers of Guyana. See here. Essay competition tackling Guyana’s three main religions – To bring out common good themes By Telesha Ramnarine THE Mahadeo Foundation, a local non-profit organisation providing charitable services to the people of Guyana, has embarked upon a mission to promote education and essay writing by launching a competition that embraces the country’s three main religions.An essay competition was started this year with the first one embracing Hinduism, and the other two, to cover Islam and Christianity, will be held at different times in the year.“It is…
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Water – from another world

"Around 5 billion years ago, all the ingredients for our oceans were floating in a planetary nebula." The BBC's article on The Alein Origins of Earth's Oceans explained that "... these oceans have not always existed on our planet. And the water within them is alien, arriving here many hundreds of millions of years after the Earth first took shape, 4.5 billion years ago. Back then, the surface of our planet was an unrecognisable hell - volcanic and bone dry." "Our oceans’ water, the substance precious to every life form and which has come to define our planet, arrived in…
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Essay Competition 2019

The first of three Essay Writing competitions will start in April 2019. The topic for this first competition is: The ninth principle of the Arya Samaj.  Competition details:Starting date for submissions: April 20, 2019Closing date for submissions: June 20, 2019Age requirements: This competition is open to anyone who is 25 years or younger as of April 30 2019, regardless of religious or other background.Prize: The best essay will be awarded G$100,000 or US$500.00. SponsorThe Mahadeo Foundation is the sponsor of this Essay Writing competition. Collaborative bodies include: The Berbice Central Arya Samaj, and Hindus Unite for Guyana.The winner’s Prize is donated by The Rambrich Family Submission detailsElectronic submissions ONLY.…
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Looking back at The Ramballi/Mahadeo Under-17 Cricket tournament 2018

Despite challenges the Ramballi/Mahadeo Under-17 tournament was a success - from the Guyana Chronicle, 23/02/2019 NOT many cricket competitions are being sponsored in Essequibo and in particular for schools; yet I was indeed heartened by the initiative taken by co-sponsors Harrischan Ramballi and Yog Mahadeo of the Mahadeo Foundation. In fact, generally, cricket in the county is quite dormant. I have had the privilege, though, of witnessing the majority of matches in the competition, which began in November 2018 and concluded on February 20, 2019. It was earmarked for secondary schools in the Region. Mr Ramballi was very passionate about…
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Ramballi/Mahadeo Inter-Secondary School Competition in Essequibo

from the Guyana Chronicle, 22/11/2018, by Elroy Stephney SEVEN Secondary Schools in Region 2, including team ‘A’ and ‘B’ from Anna Regina Secondary, are participating in the Ramballi and Mahadeo Inter-Secondary School 30 overs Under-17 cricket competition which was launched last Saturday at the Imam Bacchus ground in Affiance. The impressive opening ceremony cum march past was witnessed by a wide cross-section of stakeholders, including sponsor Harrischand Ramballi, Member of Parliament Dr Vishwa Mahadeo, Regional Executive Officer Rupert Hopkinson, Secretary of the Essequibo Cricket Board Autto Christiani, overseas-based Guyanese Nizam Kadir of the Mahadeo Foundation of Canada and Charlie Persaud,…
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