Sit peacefully. Breathe peacefully. Be peaceful.

Then the vibration of the peace you experience will reach far and wide.

– Dadi Janki


About Us

South Africa

Brahma Kumaris South Africa is part of this worldwide spiritual movement, which is dedicated to personal transformation and world renewal by teaching individuals to view the world as essentially spiritual, rather than just material.
The teachings support the cultivation of a collective consciousness of peace and of the individual dignity of each soul – regardless of race, religion, culture, education, economic or social standing.
Brahma Kumaris was established in South Africa in the mid 1980’s. Incidentally, and during the same period, in different parts of the country, different individuals who had been exposed to Brahma Kumaris activities during international travels (or exile) were greatly inspired to introduce the hopeful and dignifying teachings to South Africans.

The 80’s was a time of intense political and social upheaval within the country and Brahma Kumaris centres offered people of diverse backgrounds an oasis of inspiration, authentic sharing and spiritual exchange. Offerings of free meditation courses sprung up in private homes and hired community venues in places like Yeoville, Lenasia, La Mercy, Soweto and Uitenhage … read more

There are many external crises. It is not always possible
to do something about that. But the crises you create in your own mind 
at least put a stop to that, and claim back your peace. – Dadi Janki

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Dear friends

Greetings of peace.

During this time of intense violence and chaos in SA, it is of utmost importance that we remain calm and draw on our spiritual resources to keep a balanced perspective and elevated mindset. 

As there is growing fear of personal safety as well as that of loved ones, we can understandably feel overwhelmed and anxious.   Now is the time to draw on the teaching that we are souls, all deeply interconnected and belonging to one spiritual Parent.  Seeing each other as souls is an important reminder that the true nature of every soul is goodness and that the acts of violence we are seeing is contrary to this.  Violence in any form goes against the true nature of all souls, and leads to pain and suffering.  However, we must not allow our judgement of this to diminish the vision of soul consciousness and the potential for goodness to emerge.  

It is a defining moment now, for all of us to contribute by remaining calm, generating vibrations of peace and offering assistance wherever possible.  The power of elevated thought, attitude of compassion and peace is always more impactful than anger,  hate or despair.  Let us unite with this pure intention and take support from the Divine Source to guide and empower us, so that we can navigate through this time with peace and dignity for all life. Always remember we are more powerful than any challenge we have faced and collectively we will see through this with courage.

Yours in peace

The Brahma Kumaris   

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Brahma Kumaris is a registered non-profit organization NPO 066-100. 


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28 Judith Street, Observatory
Johannesburg, 2198,
South Africa
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