Honouring Raisa Gorbacheva’s 90th birth anniversary with our ‘Raisa’s Children’ initiative

The Oneness-Heart Tears and Smiles initiative has had a long and fruitful relationship with the Raisa Gorbacheva Memorial Institute of Children’s Oncology, Hematology and Transplantation in St. Petersburg, Russia. Our founder, Sri Chinmoy visited the hospital the year it opened in 2007, and offered a concert that day in memory of Raisa Maximovna, wife of […]

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Art to celebrate Happiness

At this time in history, we are all thinking of global health, yet seeking ways to give our children joy and opportunities for new friendships. We have learned through many years of experience, that a child really cherishes a message of encouragement and friendship from another child the most. This is how our Happiness Art […]

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Sharing gifts and happiness in Indonesia

At the inspiration of our friend Princess Febri Dipokusomo, a district Governor of Rotary International in Java, our Kids to Kids project teamed up with Rotary to distribute gifts and joy to disabled and disadvantaged children throughout Indonesia. The project was a huge success, connecting us with children in 14 cities across 5 islands and […]

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Dolls for Africa

Dolls for Africa sent to Nakuru, Kenya, March 2012Seniors at Regal Heights Rehabilitation Centre in New York City and art students at Greenwich High School participated in our “Dolls for Africa Project.” (www.dollsforafrica.org) The seniors stuffed the dolls and the art students painted the faces. One hundred of these handmade dolls, along with new clothing […]

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