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 the host of PEARL by Heartfulness – Webinar Series, a Heartfulness Trainer, and Director of the Heartfulness Institute in Canada. She volunteers most of her time in the Heartfulness Institute. She holds a degree in Computer Science Engineering. She is passionate about meditation and enjoys sharing it in corporates, schools, and communities around, by advocating that meditation is a life changing skill and the possibility of being a life saving skill too.

As a Host \ Moderator of the PEARL by Heartfulness, she is friendly, confident, a good listener and enjoys having a conversation with people around the world on creating a positive change. She has been practicing heartfulness meditation for the past 24 years.


The Marvels and Myths of Enlightenment and how to Attain It?

There are may interpretations about the words enlightenment or awakening. These words have taken on monumental meaning, they have become too big, too unreachable. What does enlightenment mean for us in the world of today? Can we have an awakening? This webinar will seek to simplify and clarify how to engage ourselves in this beautiful…

Get in the flow zone

Chris pulls from his own personal experiences, from the great modernist artists of the 20th century, and from the latest research on brain activity, to show how meditation reduces stress and supports creativity and innovation, creating a free-flowing mindset called the “flow zone”. You’ll see how meditation refines and enhances personal productivity and creativity by…

Heartful Leadership: A new look at leadership

A Heartful leader according to the speaker has two necessary traits: a cause higher than themselves and personal sacrifices for the cause. The Heartful Leadership webinar will look at leadership through this prism to learn about leadership using works of literature. A large amount of research pertaining to leadership already exists worldwide. Western models of…

The Power of Positive Speech

This workshop is designed for all who are interested in working on their character and would like to actively take charge of how they affect the world through how they speak.

Balance is Better

The role of women in society is changing rapidly and many of us are unsure how to develop healthy relationships and balance the roles of daughter, wife or partner, mother and career professional, and find inner contentment and purpose at the same time. In this webinar we explore how women make a difference, how to connect with the sacred inner feminine and let it play out in daily life.

How to Establish Your City as an International City of Peace?

J. Frederick Arment lives with his family and friends in Dayton, Ohio. After an early career as a teacher, Arment founded a successful writing and marketing firm,The Arment Group, which is a full-service marketing and communications firm located in Dayton. He is the Founding Director of the global organization International Cities of Peace. In 2014,…

Heartful Leader

Contemporary leadership has shifted from a control-based model to an influence-based model. Leaders still struggle to achieve great results without authority and direct control. The key to this puzzle is in understanding what creates “influence” and soft power. The “Heartful Leader” webinar will take participants through a framework of leading from the heart. Applying Heartful…

Changing the game from workplace burnout to wellness

Overview: In this world of information and fast paced life, almost anything is available instantly. However, there seems to be an equal pace of increase in stress levels and burnout. Burnout is a state of emotional or mental exhaustion combined with doubts about one’s competence and the value of work coupled with a feeling of…

Why we ourselves plan our greatest challenges BEFORE we are born?

Rob Schwartz will talk about his own spiritual path and how he came to write two books about how we plan our lives BEFORE we are born. He will touch on the five main reasons we plan great challenges for ourselves. He will also share some true stories of pre-birth planning. Key Takeaways: You will…

Role of Social Emotional Learning for Adolescents

“Children’s capacity to achieve goals, work effectively with others and manage emotions will be essential to meet the challenges of the 21st century” (OECD, 2015). The speaker will introduce Social Emotional Learning (SEL) and how SEL can help to handle the intense emotions, navigate through difficulties and feel valued, especially for adolescents.

Would meditation help with depression and anxiety

Are you creating your own misery? For many today we struggle to keep up with the pace of modern living leaving us feeling inadequate, anxious and maybe even depressed. We want to blame this on something or someone but perhaps the answer lies closer… maybe even within. Is it possible that that we have lost…