1957 Maharishi's Year of Transcendental Meditation: In the memory of Shri Guru Dev, His Divinity Brahmanand Saraswati, Jagatguru Shankaracharya of Jyotir Math, celebrating the conference of Spiritual Luminaries of India, Maharishi inaugurates the Spiritual Regeneration Movement on 31 December in Madras, India, to spiritually regenerate the world.
1958 Maharishi's Year of Spiritual Regeneration Movement: Maharishi begins his first world tour to teach Transcendental Meditation and to carry the beacon light of the Himalayas to all mankind.
1959 Maharishi's Year of Global Awakening: Maharishi establishes Transcendental Meditation throughout the United States and England and promises: 'I will fill the world with the light of knowledge and create Heaven on Earth.'
1960 Maharishi's Year of Cosmic Consciousness: Maharishi explains the development of Cosmic Consciousness rising through the daily practice of Transcendental Meditation. • In London at Caxton Hall, Maharishi inaugurates his 'Three-Year Plan' (1960–1962), the first systematic plan in the history of the world to enlighten the whole mankind. (By the year 2008, over 5 million people throughout the world have learnt the Transcendental Meditation Programme.)
1961 Maharishi's Year of Teacher Training: Maharishi 'multiplies himself' and conducts the first International Transcendental Meditation Teacher Training Course in Ram Nagar, Rishikesh, India. • Maharishi conducts the First World Assembly of the Spiritual Regeneration Movement in London. 5,000 attend the open session in the famous Royal Albert Hall.
1962 Maharishi's Year of Theory of the Absolute: Maharishi expounds to the scientists in New York his 'Theory of the Absolute' to enrich all fields of relative existence, and con-tinues to train teachers of Transcendental Meditation in different countries, using audio and video technology.
1963 Maharishi's Year of the Science of Being and Art of Living: Maharishi gives to the world his first book, The Science of Being and Art of Living.
1964 Maharishi's Year of God Consciousness: In response to the growing experiences of higher states of consciousness, Maharishi explains experiences of Transcendental Meditation in terms of Transcendental Consciousness, Cosmic Consciousness, and God Consciousness.
1965 Maharishi's Year of Bhagavad-Gita: Maharishi explains experiences of Transcendental Meditation in terms of the Vedic Principle of Action—Nishkama karma yoga—Yogasthah kuru karmani: Established in Being, perform action. • Maharishi completes his commentary on the Bhagavad-Gita, the first six chapters.
1966 Maharishi's Year of Academy of Meditation: Maharishi inaugurates the first International Academy of Meditation in Shankaracharya Nagar, Rishikesh, India.
1967 Maharishi's Year of Unity Consciousness: Maharishi explains the nature of Unity Consciousness, the pinnacle of human evolution, and inaugurates the first European Meditation Academy in Bremen, Germany.
1968 Maharishi's Year of Students: The Students International Meditation Society is founded in many countries.
1969 Maharishi's Year of Supreme Knowledge: Maharishi comments on the Brahm Sutra, the textbook of Vedant—Unity Consciousness.
1970 Maharishi's Year of Scientific Research: The first scientific research on Transcendental Meditation is published. (In the years which follow, more than 600 scientific research studies are conducted at over 200 independent universities and research institutes in 30 countries, validating the profound benefits of Maharishi's Transcendental Meditation Programme for the individual and for every area of society, including health, education, business, industry, rehabilitation, defence, agriculture, and government.) • Maharishi receives the Man of Hope Award—given 'To him who seeks to uplift the human spirit'.
1971 Maharishi's Year of Science of Creative Intelligence: Maharishi formulates the Science of Creative Intelligence (SCI)—the Science of Consciousness. 'The main theme of SCI is that there exists a source from which Creative Intelligence springs and a goal toward which it progresses as the process of evolution unfolds. This source and this goal are identical and can be identified as the innermost area of one's own life, as the source of the thinking process: the self-referral consciousness of everyone, the field of pure Creative Intelligence'—Maharishi • Maharishi conduct International Symposia on the Science of Creative Intelligence and creates an awakening of Total Knowledge in the Field of Education • Maharishi International University (now Maharishi University of Management) is established in the United States, to serve as a model of higher education in the world.
1972 Maharishi's Year of the World Plan: With 2000 newly trained teachers of the Science of Creative Intelligence (Mallorca, Spain) Maharishi inaugurates the Word Plan to solve the age-old problems of mankind in this generation. The seven Goals of the World Plan are: 1. To develop the full potential of the individual; 2. To improve governmental achievements; 3. To realise the highest ideal of education; 4. To solve the problems of crime, drug abuse, and all behaviour that brings unhappiness to the family of man; 5. To maximize the intelligent use of the environment; 6. To bring fulfilment to the economic aspirations of individuals and society; 7. To achieve the spiritual goals of mankind in this generation.
1973 Maharishi's Year of Action for the World Plan: Maharishi trains over 2,000 teachers of the Science of Creative Intelligence in La Antilla, Spain, and establishes 2,000 World Plan Centres to offer courses in Transcendental Meditation and the Science of Creative Intelligence throughout the world. • Maharishi gives the Keynote Address at the 28th Annual Conference of the American Association of Higher Education in Chicago, USA, attended by 3,000 educators. • Maharishi holds historic meetings with the Illinois and Michigan State Legislatures. • Maharishi trains teachers of the Science of Creative Intelligence in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and is welcomed by His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie I, whose government declared the Science Creative Intelligence as a knowledge that is useful and necessary to the progress of life. • Maharishi's Alliance for Knowledge (94 pages), a proposal to the governments of the world to redesign the destiny of their nations, is sent to every Head of State.
1974 Maharishi's Year of Achievement of the World Plan: The Maharishi Effect is discovered: one per cent of the population of any city practising Transcendental Meditation results in an overall increase of positive trends in society. This Maharishi Effect, named by scientists in honour of Maharishi who first predicted it, establishes a new formula for the creation of an ideal society. • Maharishi International University (now Maharishi University of Management) is established in Fairfield, Iowa, USA.
1975 Maharishi's Year of the Dawn of the Age of Enlightenment: 'Through the window of science, we see the Dawn of the Age of Enlightenment.'—Maharishi • Maharishi embarks on a global tour to inaugurate the Dawn of the Age of Enlightenment on all five continents—for Asia in India, New Delhi, Vigyan Bhavan Hall; for Europe in England, London, Royal Albert Hall; for North America in Canada, Ottawa, Château Laurier; for South America in Argentina, Buenos Aires, Cultural Centre of San Martin; and for Africa in Ivory Coast, Abidjan, Palais des Congrès Houphouet Boigny • Maharishi establishes MERU—Maharishi European Research University—in Switzerland. This global inauguration brings the dawn of new knowledge. Maharishi revives the total theoretical and practical knowledge of Yoga after thousands of years, and in Interlaken, Switzerland, with hundreds of course participants, in more than twenty hotels around the lake, Maharishi holds six-month courses to enliven consciousness as 'a field of all possibilities'.
1976 Maharishi's Year of Government: Maharishi inaugurates the World Government of the Age of Enlightenment with sovereignty in the domain of consciousness and authority in the invincible power of Natural Law, to purify world consciousness and guide the destiny of mankind. • Maharishi introduces the Transcendental Meditation Sidhi Programme including Yogic Flying to accelerate the evolution of the individual to enlightenment and to purify world consciousness. (By the year 2008, more than 200,000 people around the world have learnt Maharishi's Transcendental Meditation Sidhi Programme.) • Maharishi creates four annual seasonal Festivals of the Age of Enlightenment to set each season in the tempo of success for noble aspirations and higher achievements.
1977 Maharishi's Year of Ideal Society: Maharishi inaugurates his Ideal Society Campaign by sending Yogic Flyers to 108 countries. Wherever they go the police take the credit for lowering the crime rate. With this global success, Maharishi formulates his Absolute Theories of Government, Education, Health, Defence, Economy, Management, and Law and Order to raise every area of life to perfection.
1978 Maharishi's Year of Invincibility to Every Nation: Scientists discover the Extended Maharishi Effect whereby just the square root of one per cent of the population practising Maharishi's Transcendental Meditation Sidhi Programme is sufficient to create coherence in collective consciousness. Maharishi tests this formula by sending groups of Yogic Flyers to the most troubled spots on earth. Scientific research records success.
1979 Maharishi's Year of All Possibilities: Maharishi proclaims 'all possibilities for mankind' through his science of consciousness and designs the Global Super Radiance programme, in order to maximize the influence of Sattwa (coherence) in the family of nations. • The first World Peace Assembly with several thousand in attendance convenes in Amherst, USA, to create coherence in world consciousness.
1980 Maharishi's Year of Pure Knowledge, the Veda: Maharishi brings to light his timeless commentary of Rk Veda, the Apaurusheya Bhashya, and introduces the principles of Ayur-Veda—the Science of Life—as the total knowledge of perfect health in the direction of immortality. • Maharishi conducts the First International Vedic Science Course in New Delhi, India, and through the quiet performance of the Transcendental Meditation Sidhi Programme by 3,000 students of his Vedic Science, calms down the growing violent tendencies in India, demonstrating the rise of Sattwa (coherence).
1981 Maharishi's Year of Vedic Science: Maharishi organizes the centuries-old scattered Vedic Literature as a complete literature of a perfect science—Maharishi's Vedic Science and Technology—the Science and Technology of Consciousness.
1982 Maharishi's Year of Natural Law: Maharishi establishes the Vedic Principles and Programmes for bringing life in accord with Natural Law—the Will of God. • Maharishi inaugurates Maharishi University of Natural Law in England and 1,008 Colleges of Natural Law for the whole world. • Maharishi celebrates the Silver Jubilee of his worldwide Transcendental Meditation Movement.
1983 Maharishi's Year of the Unified Field: Maharishi brings to light the Unified Field Theories of modern Physics with reference to the self-referral field of Transcendental Consciousness, the field of pure knowledge. • Maharishi celebrates the Rising Sunshine of the Age of Enlightenment for the whole world and tours five continents, blessing many nations: in Africa—Kenya, Ivory Coast, Zambia, and The Gambia; In Europe—Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Spain, former Yugoslavia, Hamsa (Hungary), former Czechoslovakia, Greece, France, Holland, Finland, England, and Ireland; in South America—Brazil, Colombia, and Bolivia; in North America—the United States. • Maharishi gives the world its 'First Taste of Utopia' through the first assembly of 7,000 Yogic Flyers gathered for three weeks at Maharishi International University, Fairfield, Iowa, USA, who create the Global Maharishi Effect.
1984 Maharishi's Year of Unified Field-Based Civilization: Maharishi begins to establish the irreversibility of the Global Maharishi Effect by holding large World Peace Assemblies in different countries.
1985 Maharishi's Year of Unified Field-Based Education: Maharishi formulates a perfect system of Vedic Education based on consciousness. • Maharishi creates Veda-Leela, the play of the Veda, which narrates and displays the mechanics of creation.
1986 Maharishi's Year of Perfect Health: Maharishi implements his World Plan for Perfect Health to create a disease-free society and bring self-sufficiency in health care to every nation.
1987 Maharishi's Year of World Peace: Maharishi presents to the world his Programme to Create World Peace through the mechanics of the Transcendental Meditation Sidhi Yogic Flying Programme. • Maharishi presents to the world Gandharva Veda music for creating balance in Nature.
1988 Maharishi's Year of Achieving World Peace: Maharishi inaugurates his Master Plan to Create Heaven on Earth for the reconstruction of the whole world—inner and outer. • Warring tendencies are transformed into friendliness—the superpowers shake hands.
1989 Maharishi's Year of Heaven on Earth: Maharishi implements his Master Plan. • The unifying quality characterizes world consciousness as evidenced by the fall of the Berlin wall.
1990 Maharishi's Year of Alliance with Nature's Government: Maharishi offers Alliance with Nature's Government to every nation. • Maharishi introduces the knowledge of Natural Law for perfection in every profession to create 'Heaven Builders'.
1991 Maharishi's Year of Support of Nature's Government: Maharishi invites all governments to align themselves with the Constitution of the Universe, to make their administrations as effective as the Government of Nature.
1992 Maharishi's Year of The Constitution of The Universe: Maharishi brings to light the Constitution of the Universe, which governs the infinite diversity of the universe with perfect order so that the nourishing power of Natural Law will support and enrich every national administration in our world family. • Maharishi's Supreme Political Science for problem-free government inspires the formation of the Natural Law Party. • Between 1991–1992, two hundred Maharishi Vidya Mandir Schools, with over 100,000 students, are established in India.
1993 Maharishi's Year of Administration through Natural Law—Raam Raj: Maharishi launches a programme for Natural Law-Based Administration to bring the nourishing influence of the Constitution of the Universe to every government. • Four thousand Yogic Flyers from sixty-four countries create coherence in Washington, DC—the crime rate decreases twenty-nine per cent. • Maharishi Institude of Management, with ten branches in India, offers MBA and computer science courses in the light of Maharishi's Vedic Management.
1994 Maharishi's Year of Discovery of Veda in Human Physiology: Maharishi heralds the dawn of Vedic Civilization based on the discovery of Veda in human physiology, which establishes the grand unity of all sciences and all religions. • Maharishi offers to create a PREVENTION WING in every military to disallow the birth of an enemy.
1995 Maharishi's Year of Silence: Maharishi Vedic University—Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Vedic Vishwa-Vidyalaya—is established in the State of Madhya Pradesh, India. • Maharishi University of Management is established in the United States, Japan, Holland, and Russia. • Maharishi inaugurates Maharishi Medical Colleges and Universities around the world to train doctors in his Vedic Approach to Health.
1996 Maharishi's Year of Awakening: All Maharishi Universities teach one basic subject—Atma, the Self, consciousness—and this is the dawn of a new awakening in the world—Total Knowledge for higher consciousness.
1997 Maharishi's Year of Global Administration through Natural Law: Having introduced the knowledge of the Constitution of the Universe in 1992, Maharishi establishes the practical programmes to actualize ideal administration in the world through the Constitution of the Universe. Maharishi inaugurates Global Administration through Natural Law with twelve Time-Zone Capitals to establish problem-free administration that mirrors administration through Natural Law, which governs the infinite diversity of the universe with perfect order. • Maharishi's theme of problem-free administration based on the total knowledge of Natural Law—Veda—the Constitution of the Universe, the field of total knowledge, is Vedic Knowledge made available to everyone through Maharishi's Vedic Education; Vedic Health Care; Vedic Administration; Vedic Economy; Vedic Management; Vedic Defence; Vedic Law, Justice, and Rehabilitation; Vedic Architecture; and Vedic Agriculture.
1998 Maharishi's Second Year of Global Administration through Natural Law: To facilitate global administration, Maharishi establishes a global network of eight satellites broadcasting in eighteen languages. Maharishi Channel—Maharishi Veda Vision—and Maharishi Open University bring Maharishi's Vedic Wisdom to homes on every continent.
1999 Maharishi's Third Year of Global Administration through Natural Law: Maharishi designs the Perfect Man Course to raise the individual to higher levels of evolution in the direction of perfection, on the basis of the practical knowledge of total Natural Law—the knowledge of his own Self—Atma—Veda—the Constitution of the Universe—the supreme administering intelligence of the universe.
2000 Maharishi's Fourth Year of Global Administration through Natural Law: Maharishi inaugurates his Global Country of World Peace to create an indomitable influence of non-violence in world consciousness, and crowns Professor Tony Nader, MD, PhD, as His Majesty Raja Raam, First Sovereign Ruler of the Global Country of World Peace, for his historic discovery of Veda in human physiology for which he was weighed in gold (1998). • His Majesty Raja Raam declares Veda to be the Constitution of his Global Country of World Peace and appoints forty Ministers to be guided by the forty qualities of Cosmic Intelligence expressed in the Vedic Literature. • Maharishi establishes his Programme to Eliminate Poverty in the world through the development of unused agricultural lands, using Vedic Organic Agriculture principles and practices. • Maharishi celebrates Swarn-Jayanti, the Golden Jubilee of Shri Guru Deva, His Divinity Brahmananda Saraswati, the most illustrious in the galaxy of Jagatguru Shankaracharyas of India, through whose divine grace the knowledge for living perfection in life is now available to all mankind. • Maharishi inspires the formation of the World Federation of Traditional Kings on 22 October, to awaken the parental role of the leaders of traditional cultures in the world to maintain peace in their areas of influence.
2001 Maharishi's Year of Global Country of World Peace: Maharishi blesses the largest gathering of humanity in history—the Maha Kumbha Mela, Prayag, India—through the delegation of His Majesty Raja Raam and his forty Ministers. • Maharishi's global initiative for permanent world peace is launched in response to the outburst of terrorism in the USA. • Programmes are designed to create a permanent influence of world peace from one country—India—through the performance of Yoga, Yagya (Graha Shanti and Devi Aradhana) by 40,000 Vedic Pandits on the Ganges banks. •Maharishi Vedic City is founded in Iowa, USA, to be a model of ideal city life, with its constitution based on the Constitution of the Universe, Total Natural Law, the Veda.
2002 Maharishi's Year of Raam Mudra: In order to create a balanced world economy, His Majesty Raja Raam names the year 2002 as Maharishi's Year of Raam Mudra. • The global development currency Raam Mudra is designed to alleviate poverty in the world. • Maharishi conducts special one-month Enlightenment Conferences and designs a programme to construct 3,000 Peace Palaces to provide every major city in the world with a powerful influence of coherence and harmony. •Maharishi offers profound knowledge and prevention-oriented solutions to the world through a continuum of weekly global press conferences, broadcast live via satellite, internet webcast, and teleconference (visit www.mou.org or www.globalcountry.org or www.press-conference.globalgoodnews.com). • Maharishi launches his Global Health Programme—a computerized programme based on Maharishi's Vedic Medicine for prevention, cure, and the creation of a disease-free society.
2003 Maharishi's Year of Ideal Government—Raam Raj: Maharishi welcomes every government to contract with the Global Country of World Peace to create prevention-oriented problem-free administration • Maharishi ensures achievement of the long sought goal of mankind—permanent world peace—through the creation of 3,000 Peace Palaces in the largest cities of the world, and establishment of the largest group of Vedic Pandits in India, 'permeating all time and all space values with harmony, with evenness of higher intelligence' through recitation of the Veda and programmes of Vedic Yagya and Graha Shanti. • The Maharishi World Peace Trust of Germany is founded to begin construction of Peace Palaces in the sixty largest cities of Germany and in the largest cities of Europe. • Maharishi inaugurates the Parliament of World Peace to raise world consciousness to a high degree of coherence for all nations to enjoy permanent peace. • On the auspicious Guru Purnima Day, 13 July 2003, Maharishi offers to every government to train their administrators to engage in their administrative policies and programmes the intelligence and energy of total Natural Law—the Light of God—the Will of God—which governs the universe with perfect order. Maharishi explains that this training of administrators, on one hand, will make the process of administration the steps of evolution for the administrator, and, on the other hand, will render administration prevention-oriented and free from problems, and give it the character of 'Automation in Administration'.
2004 Maharishi's Year of Peace Palaces: Maharishi devotes the major part of this year to guiding the creation of 3,000 Peace Palaces° around the world, to produce an influence of harmony and peace in the world and bring the knowledge and experience of the total potential of Natural Law to everyone. 'That is our task this year—a very delightful task—to perpetuate the knowledge that has proven itself to be complete knowledge of the nature of man. The entire divine power in man will now have a permanent home everywhere in every country.'—Maharishi (12 January 2004) Maharishi's Consciousness-Based Education receives worldwide recognition for its profound benefits to student well-being, and Maharishi addresses education conferences in Los Angeles, New York, and Washington, DC, USA and explains that: 'Transcendental Meditation is a natural way to fathom the Unified Field; to develop the whole brain to function in every thought, speech, and action, and promote excellence in one's personal and professional life.' Maharishi establishes the Parliament of World Peace, to set forth a system of administration that will harmonize the differences that dominate relationships between nations, and to take all systems of administration to the supreme level—the Will of God—available in the Atma, the Self, of everyone. (www.maharishiworldpeaceparliament.org). Maharishi trains Ram Raj Administrators to administer society from the level of enlightenment for all times to come, governing all geographical regions of the world Maharishi pledges to fulfil the aspiration of the wise throughout the ages to create invincibility for every nation and permanent world peace. Thousands of people come forward to accept Maharishi's call to be Founders of World Peace: 'I invite four people from every city to come forward with the desire to establish peace, prosperity, and happiness in their Motherland. Through these people, I will raise their nation above the reach of problems and build a mansion of permanent peace in the world'—Maharishi (16 July 2004). By the end of this year, Holland is established as a model for all countries to follow in implementing Maharishi's offer of invincibility to every nation through the creation of Peace Palaces in all major cities, and a campaign to establish a group of 8,000 Yogic Flyers to create an influence of harmony in national and world consciousness. (For more information on Maharishi's programme to create invincibility for every nation, including how to become a Founder of World Peace, please visit www.globalcountry.org)
2005 Maharishis Year of Golden Jubilee: Fifty years ago Maharishi left the Valley of the Saints in Uttarkashi, endowed only with the confidence he possessed in the knowledge of life and living bestowed on him by his beloved Master, Shri Guru Dev, His Divinity Brahmanand Saraswati Maharaj, Jagatguru Shankaracharya of Jyotir Math, Badarikashram, to extend the light of the Himalayas to the farthest corners of the earth and awaken each soul to the experience of Atma, eternal Bliss Consciousness, the Divine inner Self of man. We usher in the new year by celebrating the achievements of the past fifty years, which have opened wide the gates of Heaven on Earth for all mankind, and we see before us the glorious fulfilment of Maharishi's worldwide Movement to spiritually regenerate the whole world.
Maharishi ushers in a new era of peace on earth through inauguration
of a global programme to establish Maharishi Vedic Universities, Colleges,
and Schools in 3,000 cities throughout the world, to offer the knowledge
and practical programmes to actualize the Constitution of the Universethe
Unified Fieldin the daily life of every individual and nation.
Maharishi emphasizes that total knowledge of the Constitution of the
Universe cannot be gained through lectures and discussions alone. 'The
Constitution of the Universe is beyond human intellect,' Maharishi said.
'It is on the transcendental level of Being.
It is unmanifest, eternal, beyond relativity, and not subject to change.
Vedic Literature provides the practical programmes, including Transcendental
Meditation, its advanced techniques, and Yogic Flying, for everyone
to actualize the Constitution of the Universe in daily life.' (12 January 2005).
Year of Global Reconstruction for the Whole World to be Heaven on Earth—First
Year of Sat-Yuga:
We have the decree of His Majesty Maharaja Nader Raam. It has laid out the path of action for this year, 2006, and will always be the guiding light of activity of every generation. This has uncovered the new destiny of mankind. This decree of Maharaja Nader Raam has opened the gateway for the reconstruction of the world in every sense of itreconstruction of the physical world, reconstruction of the mental world, reconstruction of the intellectual worldto the exalted state of the spiritual value of life, which is bliss eternal. This decree has opened the gate of all peace, prosperity, and fulfilment and will open the gate of invincibility for every nation, with the onset of the support of the Constitution of the Universe to all our existing constitutions of the governments of our world. We are blessed with this decree.
Country of World Peace
to the great Masters of the Vedic Tradition, Glory to the Constitution
of the Universe, Glory to God, Glory to God, Glory to God.
• Maharishi plans for the creation of a permanent group of 24,000 peace-creating experts at the Brahma-Sthan (centre) of India, and 1,008 peace-creating experts in each of 256 cities across India, where peace colonies—Brahmanand Saraswati Nagar—are being established. The establishment of these groups will exceed all previous groups in peace-creating power. Through their performance of Yoga and daily Yagyas for the invincibility of every nation, the whole world will enjoy higher states of consciousness and lasting peace.
• Maharishi conducts a World Peace Assembly at MERU, Holland, with 400 course participants from across Europe, to create an Invincible Holland and serve as a model for the creation of similar groups worldwide. According to press reports, since the group of 400 Yogic Flyers was established on 12th April, the nation has enjoyed an unprecedented upsurge in positive trends.
• During the one-week Guru Purnima Celebration, 11–18 July, Maharishi launches a new initiative to establish ‘Invincibility Schools’ in thirty countries, where students will practise Yogic Flying together to maintain a high level of harmony and integration in national consciousness. This is the first phase of Maharishi’s programme to raise every nation to invincibility and create a bright new destiny for the world.
• Maharishi guides the experiences and understanding of over 1,000 (rising to 2,000) Invincibility Course participants at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, USA: ‘This is what happens in the Dome [Yogic Flying hall]: A wave of infinity spreads from one end of the Dome to the other end. But the wave is not constrained by the walls. It permeates the whole collective consciousness—the whole field of unmanifest infinity. . . . This is what you are here for. And as the group gets larger and larger, your experiences will become even more profound.’—Maharishi
• ‘Invincible thought in invincible buildings’ is Maharishi’s formula for the creation of world peace. To maximize the coherence-creating influence of Yogic Flying, construction of white marble Peace Palaces, Schools, and Peace Colonies begins, according to the principles of Vedic Architecture.
• Maharishi guides development of the curriculum for Vedic Medicine to be the foundation for the perfect health of civilization. The central point of Maharishi Vedic Medicine is that the experience of Atma—the field of Unity and silence—restores balance to the whole physiology.
• Maharishi plans to immediately raise whole nations to invincibility by establishing groups of Vedic Pandits from India around the world. ‘UNESCO has declared Vedic Chanting to be the common heritage of mankind. You have it; now you have the opportunity to use it. This is the one level on which all countries will be tied together.’—Maharishi
• In honour of the birthday anniversary of Maharishi’s beloved Master, His Divinity Brahmanand Saraswati, Jagatguru Shankaracharya of Jyotir Math, Himalayas, and as a mark of Maharishi’s service to Him for over fifty years, on 29 to 31 December, and continuing into January, flags of invincibility are raised in 192 countries around the world.
2007 Maharishi’s Year of the Capital of Global Raam Raj:
• Maharishi dedicates this year to the establishment of a group of 16,000 Vedic Pandits in the Capital of Global Raam Raj at the Brahma-Sthan, ‘the holiest of all the holy places in the centre of India’, to ensure that the world will be ruled by Total Natural Law, the Constitution of the Universe, the Will of God, for all times to come. Through their Vedic performance of Yoga and Rudrabhishek for 192 countries, the Vedic Pandits will produce an indomitable influence of peace everywhere.
‘Vedic history, Vedic reality, presents that reign of Raam, which now, with the Grace of Guru Dev, is coming up to be the living reality of all mankind. . . . Life on earth will be in terms of the total potential of life, Bliss Consciousness’—Maharishi (12 January).
• Maharishi continues to guide Raam Raj Administrators and Invincibility Course participants worldwide in the knowledge of Brahma Vidya, and he provides entry to everyone into the total field of knowledge through the gateway of the first syllable of Rk Veda, (A), the source of the infinite creative potential of life.
• Maharishi’s seven-point programme to create invincibility for every nation is adopted by the Global Financial Capital of New York, and Founders of Invincibility everywhere:
• Maharishi guides the establishment of the Global Financial Capitals of New York, Shanghai, Moscow, and Hanover, to create an invincible world economy, based on distribution of the Global Development Currency ‘RAAM’. ‘Then the progress in the world will be with high leaps and bounds, and what we want to see—and we are going to see tomorrow, very near tomorrow—is that there will be no poverty in the our world. There will be richness. There will be dignity to life.’—Maharishi (27 March)
• The third and concluding day of the global celebration of Raam Nomi—the dawn of Raam Raj in the world—will be remembered throughout time as the day Maharishi brought to light his revelation of how the Constitution of the Universe functions through the delicate expression—Komalangam—of Gyan Shakti (infinite silence) and Kriya Shakti (infinite dynamism). Maharishi also recounts how, during the Puja performed by the Vedic Pandits, he had realized the true meaning of a saying that he had heard long ago in India: Dashamas twam asi—Though art the Tenth—Purusha—the Totality of Natural Law.
Reflecting on the significance of this revelation of pure knowledge, Maharishi says that ‘today we got the instrument to administer our world as efficiently as our unbounded, unlimited, ever-expanding universe is being governed by the Constitution of the Universe—the Veda. . . . When we have this gift, then as long as we are breathing life, we are talking about it, we are doing something on that level of our life. Better get onto doing on that most sublime level, most delicate level . . . where nothingness comes out to be everything.’—Maharishi (29 March)
• In April and May, Maharishi conducts an historic series of press conferences, based on the seven themes of the Global Financial Capital of New York: Unified Field-Based Defence, Unified Field-Based Administration, Unified Field-Based Architecture, Unified Field-Based Health, Unified Field-Based Education, Unified Field-Based Agriculture, and Elimination of Poverty.
• On the full-moon of July, Guru Purnima Day, Maharishi inaugurates the Dawn of Global Invincibility, and foundation stones for Maharishi Towers of Invincibility are laid around the world.
• On 21 October, Vijaya Dasham¡, the Day of Victory on the Vedic Calendar, Maharishi reflected on the achievements of the past decades, and said: ‘I remember how many places I landed. I always landed on the same ground, the collective destiny of the people, and therefore I had no distinction to make on where I left and where I landed. There was no distinction, there was no difference. I don't remember any difference—what led me from this to this to this—except that I was led on by the big “I”… the “I” of the Light of God.’
• Having done complete justice to the teachings of Shri Guru Dev for over fifty years, which has changed the destiny of the human race and secured invincibility for every nation, Maharishi inaugurates Administration through Silence—‘the most ideal adorable system of administration which is spontaneously and all the time conducted through the innumerable values of creativity on the level of Veda.’ (Maharishi)
Jai Guru Dev
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