Dharma Unplugged the book by the Director, Dharma Institute was released on the 3rd November 2018 at the Parliament of World Religions, Toronto. The book was released by Swami Thyaganandaji, the head of the Vedanta Centre in Boston of the Ramakrishna Mission. The first copy was received by the Head of the Jain Ashram in Mudibidri, Karnataka, India.

Among those who received the copies on the launch day were Swami Agnivesh, noted social activist from India and the head of the Arya Samaj, South Africa.


Director, Dharma Institute tours USA between the 18th of October 2018 and 30th October 2018. Lectures will be in New York, Boston, Connecticut and Maine. Do please keep watching this page for more information. In case you want to organize a programme yourself, do write to

Daanam (philanthropy) is what comes naturally to the village people, everyone must give, even the poor do, they are not bothered about how their contribution is used, if they find they have been cheated, they don’t stop giving because of that”, quote from Aparna Krishnan’s talk.

Dharma Institute launch programme on 7th October 2018 in Chennai as part of the Seva Mela in the Lady Andal School premises in Chetpet. The programme starts at 10.30 a.m. in the morning. Do join us and listen to Smt. Aparna Krishnan talk about the “Dharma of the Village Life