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WBF

WORLD BRAHMAN FEDERATION

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World Brahman Federation is a social, cultural, educational and religious organization registered in the state of New York as a not-for-profit organization with member organizations all over the world.

WBF don't believe in caste system. WBF promotes respect for all human beings and is against all type of discrimination. Brahman are under the minority now a days. The goal of WBF is to help other Brahman families around the world. Special emphasis on educating the new generation not only the Brahman values but modern education and encourage them to become a good citizen of country. WBF wants to preserve our cultural and heritage and pass on this knowledge to future generation. WBF subsidiary are around the world so we will collaborate with other Brahman organizations of the world and help them in achieving their objectives

WBF ACTIVITIES:

We normally organize two functions for our local community in NJ. First is the WBF Picnic which is during the summer time and Diwali which is during the fall.

Picnic organized by Mid-Atlantic Chapter

Diwali organized by Mid-Atlantic Chapter

Convention 2000, 2003, 2006 and 2007

  • WBF has organized conventions in US and other parts of the world
  • Convention Photos: Photos link is coming soon

SUMMARY OF WBF INITIATIVES:

EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVE

Committee Chairs:  Dr. Ravi Chandrasekhara 

Objective:

  • Build on learning and teaching, the two most important characteristics of Brahmans. Brahmans are custodians of knowledge, and they should impart knowledge through several means amongst them being journals and newsletters. • In their conduct, Brahmans need to show humility and culture. They should dispel the myth of caste system which was never an issue in ancient India.
  • Support the education of Hinduism in schools and colleges. WBF should also offer endowments in support of teaching of Sanskrit in various universities that it is currently being offered.
  • Work towards simplification of rituals which are very important in Hinduism. 

GOVERNMENT AND MEDIA RELATIONS INITIATIVE

Committee Chair: Dr. Rajesh Shukla

Objective:

  • Fight discrimination against Brahmans
  • Play a leading role to fight discrimination against Brahmans that affects the health and well being of the community.
  • Address discriminatory practices against the Hindu society throughout the world. 

KASHMIRI PUNDIT INITIATIVE 

Committee Chair: Dr. Rabinder Koul 

Objective: Address the Issues of Kashmiri Pundits 

  • Play a leading role to address the problems that Kashmiri Hindus face in and outside Kashmir 
  • Work towards restoring the dignity of Kashmiri Hindus and safe return to their homes. 
  • Ensure safety and health of Kashmiri Hindus living inside Kashmir, and also outside.

CONSTITUTION INITIATIVE

Committee Chair: Dr. Vinod Tewary 

Objective:  

  • Wrote the WBF Constitution
  • Created the first website for WBF

MATRIMONIAL FACILITATION INITIATIVE 

Committee Chair: Er. Seema Bajpai

Objective: 

  • Address the matrimonial concerns of Brahmans in North America and all over the world. 
  • Create a website to facilitate search within the Brahman community worldwide. 

PRIEST STATUS IMPROVEMENT INITIATIVE 

Committee Chair: TBD

Objective: 

  • Improve upon the status of priests as they are now the face of not only Brahmanism but also Hinduism. They are also the only Brahman group that is constantly in contact with non- Brahmans.
  • Work towards improving their education so that they can easily interact with the community around them. 
  • Work to improve the standard of living so that priesthood becomes financially rewarding profession.

CONTACT US:

worldbrahaminfederation@gmail.com