H.H. Sushri Dr. Vishakha Tripathi Ji received the World Icon Award

H.H. Sushri Dr. Vishakha Tripathi Ji, President of Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat, received the World Icon Award in a ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand. The award is given to individuals and organizations for their praiseworthy and remarkable contributions to society. Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat, under the guidance and personal efforts of its Presidents, runs various philanthropic arms, including a 100% charitable school/college for underprivileged girls, three large hospitals that provide free holistic medical care to all those in need and a poor relief fund to give important necessities to the impoverished. Almost 4 million lives have been helped due to these amazing efforts. H.H Dr. Tripathi Ji said, “This award belongs to our Guru, Jagadguru Shri Kripalu Ji Maharaj, who Himself always gave generously. He taught us to serve those in need. He said that if one has extra – then they must give it away and not keep it. We will continue to serve Him through these philanthropic efforts.” You can find out more by watching our philanthropic videos at www.youtube.com/jkpindia. *A brief introduction of Jagadguru Shri Kripalu Ji Maharaj* (Known by His devotees as Shri Maharajji) The original title of Jagadguruttam (‘Greatest Spiritual Teacher of the World’) was bestowed upon Shri Kripalu Ji Maharaj on January 14, 1957 by ‘Kashi Vidvat Parishad’ (a council of 500 greatest scholars saints of India). He composed divine texts like ‘Prem Ras Madira’, ‘Prem Ras Siddhant’, and ‘Radha Govind Geet’ to lead us on the right path of devotion. He also gave priceless monuments as gifts to the world which include  -  Bhakti Mandir located in Bhakti Dham, Mangarh,  Prem Mandir located in Vrindavan Dham, and Kirti Mandir located in Barsana Dham. Shri Maharajji also built hospitals for the impoverished, the Jagadguru Kripalu Chikitsalaya in Vrindavan, Jagadguru Kripalu Chikitsalaya in Barsana, and another one in Pratapgarh. All three help millions of underprivileged to gain free access to medical care. His Kindergarten, School, and College for impoverished girls Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat Education is located in Kunda and provides completely free education.