National Inter Faith Harmony
Conference - 06-08-05


DRAFT RESOLUTION
PRESS RELEASE

Welcome Address
Dr. Khwaja Iftikhar Ahmed
Founder President, IFHFI


Planting Of Harmony Tree
Mud and Water will be poured by
all the Religious Leaders present


Introductory Remarks
His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar,
Universally Acclaimed Spiritual Master


Address by Chairperson
Dr Karan Singh

Member of Parliament and
Former Union Minister Of India


Keynote Address
His Holiness Swami Dayananda Saraswati


Address-Religious Leaders


Baha'I Faith
Mrs. Farida Vahedi


Buddhism
Venerable Lhakdor,
Representing
His Holiness The Dalai Lama


Christianity
His Excellency Bishop Dr. Anil Couto
Representing President, CBCI


Islam
Hazrat Maulana Waheeduddin Khan


Jainism
His Holiness Acharya Maha Prajna


Judaism
His Holiness Rabbi Abraham Benjamin


Sikhism
His Holiness Singh Sahib Gyani Manjit Singh


Zoroastrianism
Mobed Dr. Rooyintan Peshotan Peer


Address by Chief Guest
Former President of India
Honourable Shri K R Narayanan


Award Giving Ceremony

Address by Special Invitees


Releasing of Book
Sardar Tarlochan Singh
Chairman, National Minorities Commission


Concluding Address
Justice Abdul Sattar Qureshi

Retired Judge, Gujarat High Court


Vote of Thanks
Dr. Shafiq-ur-Rehman Barq

Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha)


Lunch


Press Conference


AWARDS

 

LIST OF AWARDEES - 2005

INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

1. His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Ji

2. His Holiness The Dalai Lama Ji


NATIONAL AWARDS

1. Dharma Master Hsin Tao, Founder of the Museum of World Religions, Taiwan

2. Maulana Waheeduddin Khan

3. Acharya Maha Prajna Ji

4. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Ji


REGIONAL AWARDS

1. Dr A K Merchant

2. Sardar Tarlochan Singh

3. Mobed Dr Rooyintan Peshotan Peer


STATE AWARDS

1. Mr Ezra Moses

2. Syed Sultan Arif Sahib

3. Dr M P Narayanan


FELICITATIONS FOR THE RECOGNITION OF CONTRIBUTION IN PROMOTING INTER FAITH HARMONY AT INTERNATIONAL LEVEL

1) His Excellency Father Felix Machado, Vatican

2) Mr. Bawa Jain, Secretary General, World Council of Religions, New York