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Revision as of 04:32, 16 January 2020

By Himanshu Bhatt


There are a large number of organizations that range from temple organizations to social organizations.

Spiritual Organizations

Name Sectarian Affiliation Presence Founder Current Leader Goal Significance
Akhil Bharatiya Satnami Kalyan Samiti Vaishnavism (Satnami) India (Chhattisgarh)
Akhil Bharatiya Satnami Samaj Vaishnavism (Satnami)
Akhil Bharatuya Satnami Sadh Samaj Sansth Vaishnavism (Satnami)
Akonir Namghar Vaishnavism India (Assam) Arati Das
Amrit Yoga Institute[1] [Non-sectarian] U.S. (Florida) Swami Kripalu
Ananda Marga[2] Shaivism International Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar Provide spiritual upliftment through Raja Yoga and bhakti.
Arya Samaj Nirguna Bhakti International Swami Dayananda Provide spiritual upliftment reliance on Vedas and nirguna bhakti alone.
Art of Living Foundation [Non-sectarian] International Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
Advaithashramam Satsangam[3] Vaishnava India (Kerala) Swami Chidananda Puri This ashram also has its own magazine. It is based on Advaita.
Aurobindo Mission[4] [Non-sectarian] India Sri Aurobindo
Brahma Kumari[5] Shaivism International Prajapita Brahma (Lekhraj Kripalani)
Brahmo Samaj Nirguna Bhakti International Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Center for Vedic Culture [Non-sectarian]
Chinmaya Mission[6] Vaishnavism International Swami Chinmayananda Saraswati Swami Swaroopananda
Dayananda Mission Nirguna Bhakti International
Devashram Trust [Non-sectarian]
Divine Life Society [Non-sectarian] International Swami Sivananda
Divine Light Mission (Sanskrit: Divya Sandesh Parishad)[7] Vaishnavism International Hans Ji Maharaj Prem Pal Singh Rawat
Gaudiya Math Vaishnavism International Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati
Gaudiya Mission Vaishnavism International Ananta Vasudev Prabhu Bhakti Sundar Sanyasi Maharaj
ISKCON Vaishnavism International Srila Prabhupada
Kalki Avatar Foundation[8] Vaishnavism International Younus Al-Gohar
Kartabhaja Sampraday Vaishnavism India (West Bengal) Aulechand
Love Serve Remember Foundation Vaishnavism U.S. Swami Ramdass[9]
Matua Mahasangh Vaishnavism India (West Bengal), Bangladesh Harichand Thakur
Nath Panth Shaivism International Matsyendranath
Nilachala Saraswata Sangha Shakta India (Orissa) Swami Nigamananda Paramahans
Paramhans Advait Mat[10] Advaita International Swami Advaitanand Ji Maharaj
Panmana Asramam[11] Shaiva India (Kerala) Kumbalathu Sanku Pillai This ashram promotes the teachings of Paramabhattara Sree Vidyadhiraja Chattambi Swamigal.
Prarthana Samaj [Non-sectarian] India Mahadev Govind Ranade
Radhasoami Satsang Sabha Vaishnavism International Radhasaomi
Ramakrishna Mission Vaishnavism International Vivekanand Swami Smaranananda
Ramakrishna Order Vaishnavism Ramakrishna
Ramana Maharishi Satsangh[12] [Non-sectarian] International
Sabarimala Ayyappa Seva Samajam Ayyappaism India (Kerala)
Sadhu Vaswani Mission[13] [Non-sectarian] International Sadhu T.L. Vaswani
Sanatan Raksha Trust [Non-sectarian]
Sanatan Trust [Non-sectarian]
Sant Shri Narayan Sai Lokseva Trust Vaishnavism
Satguru Kabir Gurusaheb Foundation Vaishnavism India
Science of Spirituality [Non-sectarian] International Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj
Shankaracharya Mat Shaivism International Shankaracharya
Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple Trust Shaivism
Sree Dharma Paripalana Yogam Shaivism International Sree Narayana Guru
Sree Ram Dasa Mission[14] Shaivism International Sree Narayana Guru
Shrimad Rajchandra Mission[15] [Non-sectarian] International Pujya Gurudevshri Pujya Gurudevshri
Sanatan Raksha Trust [Non-sectarian]
Sathya Sai Organization[16] [Non-sectarian] International Sathya Sai Baba
School of Bhagavad Gita[17] Vaishnavism India Swami Sandeepananda Giri Swami Sandeepananda Giri Preaches the Bhagavad Gita.
Self-Realization Fellowship[18] Vaishnavism International Paramahansa Yogananda Brother Chidananda
Shanti Ashram[19] [Non-sectarian] India (Assam) Swami Nigamananda
Shripuram[20] India It created both printed and digital publications, mainly devotional material.
Siddha Yoga Dham Associates Shaivism International Shree Muktananda Gurumayi Chidvilasananda
Sri Rama Chandra Mission[21] [Non-sectarian] India Shri Ram Chandraji
Sri Tridandi Dev Vedic Sansthanam [Non-sectarian]
Swadhyaya Parivar [Non-sectarian] International Dadaji (Pandurang Shastri Athavale)
Swaminarayan Sampradaya[22] Vaishnavism International Swami Sahajanand Acharya Maharaj shree Koshalendraprasadji (Ahmedabad), Acharya Maharaj shree Ajendraprasadji (Vadtal)
Transcendental Meditation[23] [Non-sectarian] International Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Uttar Vrindava Mitola Vaishnavism India (Uttarakhand) Sri Yashoda Ma
Vishwa Jagriti Mission[24] [Non-sectarian] Sudhanshu Ji Maharaj
Vitragvani[25] Jain India (Maharashtra) Pujya Gurudevshree Kanjiswami Pujya Gurudevshree Kanjiswami
Vivekanand Kendra [Non-sectarian] India Eknath Ranade

Social Activist Organizations

Name Sectarian Affiliation Presence Founder Current Leader Goal Significance
Abhinav Bharat Sevashram Sangha[26]
Agniveer[27]
Bajrang Dal[28]
Haindava Keralam[29]
Hindu Aikya Vedi[30]
Hindu Defence League
Hindu Jagaran Sangha
Hindu Jagran Manch
Hindu Janajagruti Samiti[31]
Hindu Munnani[32]
Hindu Sena
Hindu Swayamsewak Sangh[33]
People for Dharma[34]
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh[35][36]
Saharan Sanstha
Sanatan Sanstha[37]
Srijan Foundation[38]
Virat Hindustan Sangam[39]
Vishwa Hindu Parishad[40][41]
Vishwa Samvad Kendra[42]
World Hindu Congress[43]

Charitable Organizations

Name Sectarian Affiliation Presence Founder Current Leader Goal Significance
Adinath Jain Trust
Arulmeku Arunagiri Eswarar Hindu Samaya Trust
Diya Prem Seva Mission
Ekal Abhiyan Vidhyalaya
Hindu Dharmpodesh Charitable Trust
Jagat Hindu Trust
Prajna Pravah
Sabarimala Ayyappa Seva Samajam
Seva Bharati
Vidya Bharati (Bharatiya Siksha Sansthan)
Vishwa Hindu Ekta Trust

Student Organization

Name Sectarian Affiliation Presence Founder Current Leader Goal Significance
Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad[44]
Bharatiya Shiksha Sansthan[45]
Hindu Students Council

Educational Institutes

  • Arsha Vidya Gurukulam
  • Himalayan Institute

External Resources