UNIRAMM trust to observe Universal Peace Day on Dec 12
Uniramm Trust, founded by Mouna (silent) Sadhu H H Swamy Satyanand Maharaj, would observe Universal Peace Day on December 12, considered as an auspicious day, at Udhagamandalam in Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu.
A mass prayer would also be observed on that day by the Swamiji, who was observing silence for the last 22 years. The mass prayer would be observed across the globe.
The Trust was founded by Satyanand Swamiji at Tiruchuzhi, which was also the birthplace of Sri Ramana Maharishi, held by many as the most revered Indian saint of the 20th century.
A release here today said 12-12-12 was considered an auspicious day as it comes after 89 years.
The mass prayer was to spread the meassge to the people to give up ignorance, lethargy, quit habits like smoking, drinking, spitting and talking ones behind.
At the Breeks Ground near Chairing Cross in Udhagamandalam, the Trust would light the lamp of Universal peae at 12 noon, 12th minute, 12th seconds on 12th December, besides observing a minute's silence as prayer for the wellbeing of the people.
Several Social development activities aimed at promoting world peace, cleanliness, good health and eradication of malnutrition among children, conservation of bio-diversity would also be held to mark the occasion.