2008 World Education Conference
On 20-22 July 2008, the Sri Sathya Sai World Foundation held an Education Conference in Prasanthi Nilayam, with over 1000 overseas delegates from 90 countries taking part, as well a delegates from the India Sai Organization, the Sri Sathya Sai University, and the Sri Sathya Sai Baba International Centre in New Delhi.
Swami graciously spoke to the conference delegates on all three days of the conference and responded publicly and privately to many questions collected from Pre-World Education Conferences, which were held in 73 countries.
An exhibition was held in the Poornachandra Auditorium of the expansive work being done in India and around the world in Sri Sathya Sai Education programs.
Immediately following the conference Swami approved on an interim basis guidelines for Sri Sathya Sai Schools and Institutes.
Below are some items related to the Conference and Exhibition.
- Global Overview of Sri Sathya Sai Education, a book developed in 2006-2007 by devotees world wide under the direction of the Education Committee of the Sri Sathya Sai World Foundation. Distributed at Guru Purnima 2007. You can read it in English on the web and download it in several different languages.
- Proceedings of the Conference pdf (4.3MB) pdf (30.8MB, suitable for printing)
- 3 discourses: 20 july (html) (audio file), 21 july (html) (audio file), 22 july (html) (audio file),
- Education Exhibit at the World Foundation Education Conference, 20-22 July 2008.
- Sri Sathya Sai Educare – Human Values. (2008) A collection of 27 discourses on education and educare. text-only pdf web-pdf (7.5MB) printable pdf (41MB)
- Reports and images from www.sssbp.org