Upcoming PEARL Webinar

7th November 2020

Mindfulness with Pranahuti

8:00 PM IST, 9:30 AM EST, 2:30 PM UK

Victor Kannan & Vasco Gaspar

Webinar Details

The PEARL (Practical Educational Actionable Rejuvenating Lifestyle) Webinar Series, formerly known as the Speaker Series, is an innovative and very popular FREE monthly webinar series sponsored by the Heartfulness Institute. It showcases eminent speakers from around the world who share their unique insights and ideas from their personal, professional and spiritual experiences. Their authenticity and passion for their subjects give the interactive question and answer sessions meaning and substance that have engaged and connected with our global audience on a deep level.

In the PEARL Series, we have been honoured to present:

  • Revered Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche, a world-renowned teacher and meditation master in the Kagyu and Nyingma traditions of Tibetan Buddhism
  • Dr. B M Hegde a recipient of the Padma Bhushan Award
  • Dr.Ichak Adizes, recipient of 14 Honorary Doctorates
  • Rob Schwartz a hypnotist who offers Spiritual Guidance Sessions, Past Life Soul Regressions and author of Your Soul’s Plan and Your Soul’s Gift
  • Dr. Steven Hickman, Executive Director of the non-profit Center for Mindful Self-Compassion
  • Cassie Stockamp, former President of Athenaeum Foundation
  • CEOs from internationally renowned organizations, entrepreneurs, physicians, professors, yoginis, students and many more who have spoken on very timely and relevant topics.

All of these webinars are truly unique and offer helpful tips for relaxation and meditation, share meaningful wellness ideas, enhance healthy living and offer creative solutions to life’s problems for our viewers. These webinars also cater to certain SDGs of the UN, like Mental Wellness, Physical Wellbeing, Gender Equality, Environmental Sustainability, Education, and Economic Freedom, Social Justice and Peace (SDG #3, #4, #5, #10, #13, #15, #16,).

Since its inception four years ago, we have reached a viewership of 80K. Through this digital platform we aspire to consciously connect many hearts worldwide and create a peaceful and loving world.


Our Host

Lakshmi Aravind

Lakshmi is a heartfulness trainer from Western Canada, who holds a degree in Computer Science and Engineering. She wears many hats and volunteers most of her time in the Heartfulness Institute. She has been practicing heartfulness meditation for the past 22 years.


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Role of Social Emotional Learning for Adolescents

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Would meditation help with depression and anxiety

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Understanding autism in young children

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Mega-biodiversity of India

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Nurtured by Nature

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Kindfulness is life

Revered Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche will share his precious teaching, the most valuable thing we human beings can learn, train in and master is, “Kindfulness”. And discuss some ways to nurture this in our daily lives Revered Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche​ takeaway message from this webinar “Be calm, kind and clear. This is the most valuable thing…

The positive physiological effects of meditation on our body

We are a drop in the sea of the universe in terms of connectivity with the entire universe. In our fast-paced Western lives, this concept has been long forgotten. Hence, the human race is undergoing suffering in the form of depression, a sense of loneliness, and physical dis-ease (all illnesses in the rise, including cancer…

Role of Heart in creativity and inspiration

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