A Man with a great Vision and Insight, An Eminent Educationist, a Well-known Teacher of Repute and an Ambassador and Torch Bearer of World Peace
- Founder President & Director General, WORLD PEACE CENTRE (Alandi) MAEER’s MIT, Pune, India
- UNESCO CHAIR Holder & Regional Co-ordinator for Asia-Pacific Region,UNESCO CHAIR for Human Rights, Democracy, Peace & Tolerance
- Founder, Executive President, “SHREE KSHETRA ALANDI - DEHU PARISAR VIKAS SAMITI”, Pune
- Founder, Executive President,SAINT SHREE DNYANESHWARA AND SAINT SHREE TUKARAM ENDOWMENT LECTURE SERIES TRUST, PUNE
- Founder, Executive President, WORLD PEACE RESEARCH FOUNDATION, PUNE, INDIA
Prof. (Dr.) Vishwanath D. Karad, born in a very pious farmer’s family, in the tiny village, Rameshwar (Rui) in the State of Maharashtra, India has earned a great reverence, respect and recognition for his distinguished services through his missionary pursuit in promoting the “Value Based Universal Education System’’ and Training Programmes for ‘World Peace.’ He is one of the internationally acclaimed educationists, a great visionary and a highly devoted teacher of repute. 3 Prof. Vishwanath Karad, with his tremendous sense of dedication and commitment to promote the “Culture of Peace” in the world, has devoted his entire life for the noble cause of human welfare. His life Mission for World Peace, and the pioneering work in promoting “Value Based Universal Education System” has helped hundreds of thousands of students and others in developing their positive mindsets.
DR. VISHWANATH D. KARAD A MULTI-DIMENSIONAL UNIQUE PERSONALITY
Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad is a simple man of austere and clean natural habits, a strict vegetarian, a lover of Mother Nature, a pious man with a highly philosophical but analytical mind, a devout believer of the time-tested human values, and proud of Indian ethos and culture. He has staunch faith in the universal truth that all World Religions are True and Equal and as such convey the same Message of True Love and Compassion for Human Welfare. Prof. Karad has been a champion to promote Interfaith, Universal Brotherhood and Understanding, through Value Based Education and Training of students, and the society at large, to make them realize the role of science and spirituality in establishing a Peace Loving Holistic Society. Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad is one of the finest example of a true multidimensional personality engaged in various activities such as Education, Social and Cultural activities for the well-being of the Mankind, Welfare, Environmental Improvement and Pollution Control, Research and Development, Peace Studies, Promotion of Human Rights Education, Village Development Programmes, Mass Education, Healthcare Programmes, Religious Harmony and many more including nation building programmes based on very innovative concepts. He is an eminent accomplished engineer by qualification, a noble educationist by profession and not only a teacher of repute but a highly skilled, visionary Architect, a great Orator and above all a great Humanitarian with a burning passion for human welfare. Prof. Karad is a man of very high principles with a tremendous sense of commitment to promote the moral and ethical family values, which will ultimately contribute in establishing Harmony and Peace in the global society. As an ardent follower and believer in the philosophy professed by the greatest saints, sages, seers like Saint Philosopher Sri Dnyaneshwara, Swami Vivekananda, Saint Francis of Assissi and the modern scientist like Dr. Albert Einstein, Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad, with his rich knowledge, wisdom and appropriate understanding of the role of science and spirituality along with the essence and philosophy of all world religions, is constantly engaged in promoting the noble cause of human welfare through various National and International Conferences, Conventions, Workshops, Seminars, Lecture Series and many other socio-cultural activities organized at the World Peace Centre, MAEER’s MIT, Pune, India.