Events

Hindu Teachings on the Environment (Webinar)



Hindu American Seva Communities

(Formerly Hindu American Seva Charities)

Building Pluralistic Communities Together

Dear friends:

HASC is proud to announce a webinar, Hindu Teachings on the Environment, with  Dr. Pankaj Jain HASC's EcoDharma and BhumiSevaProject Director and GreenFaith’s Hindu Scholar in Residence - on April 4 from 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET.  

Join us for this important webinar. Click here to Register now. Call in details will be emailed to you once you register.

Dr. Jain is an Assistant Professor of Indian Religions and Ecology at the University of North Texas.  He is the author of Dharma and Ecology of Hindu Communities: Sustenance and Sustainability, and is an expert on the links between ancient Indic traditions of Hinduism and Jainism and the environment.  His writing has appeared in The Huffington Post, the Washington Post’s Forum On Faith, and more.  

In the webinar, Dr. Jain will describe key Hindu teachings on the environment, providing examples of how diverse Hindu communities have put these teachings into action.

Dr. Jain has also written Ten Key Hindu Teachings on the Environment, which is available through GreenFaith and HASC, where he describes the most significant Hindu teachings on the environment, citing Gandhi as an example of Hindu ecological values in action.

The webinar is cosponsored by GreenFaith, Hindu America Seva Communities, and the Bhumi Project.

Join us for this exciting webinar: https://www.z2systems.com/np/clients/greenfaith/eventRegistration.jsp?event=236

Please Note: Dr. Jain is HASC's Eco Dharma and BhumiSeva Project DIrector where he is leading our effort to green our Dharmic Temples. We urge the Dharmic places of worship to learn, serve and sustain our planet. Contact us at (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to participate.


Update

To listen to the webinar recording and to view the slides, click:  https://greenfaith.webex.com/greenfaith/lsr.php?AT=pb&SP=EC&rID=6659277&rKey=5946448a10a8b5f9