For almost a decade now, SREI and Kanoria Foundation have been successfully conducting the highly acclaimed World Confluence of Humanity, Power and Spirituality (WCHPS), one of the leading interfaith Forums in the world which aims to transform our world into a “spiritual world”.
Last December 22 and 23, 2017, the 10th WCHPS was held at the newly inaugurated Westin Hotel in Kolkata, which is also owned by the SREI group, a perfect venue for a global gathering of this magnitude.
Among the Chief Guests were: Former President of India – H.E. Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Governor of West Bengal – Hon. Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi, Governor of Tripua – Hon. Shri Tathagata Roy, Former President of Ecuador – H.E. Rosalia Arteaga Serrano, Founder of We Care for Humanity, H.H. Princess Maria Amor and many more dignitaries and diplomats from the Government of India and other nations.
Dr. Hari Prasad Kanoria, the founder and chairman of the WCHPS and also the great man behind the conglomeration of giant institutions like the Kanoria Foundation and SREI Group of Companies gracefully delivered his welcome address, “I welcome you all to the Tenth World Confluence of Humanity, Power and Spirituality. I extend my gratified thanks to all for gracing the confluence. Your deliverance and presence will promote spirituality, humanity, peace, harmony, unity in diversity, hard work with devotion selflessly with righteousness, truthfulness, simplicity, austerity, cooperation and the realization of God abiding within all beings.”
The confluence which revolved around Spirituality had several topics and garnered popular quotes from the eminent speakers. Among them were:
- “Our country is steeped in spirituality since time immemorial. The age-old Vedas have taught us to invoke self-study. The studies of the past have lasted us for thousands of years. Introspection leads us to spirituality”,…