H.H. Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji (Pujya Swamiji) is President of Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, one of India’s largest and most renowned interfaith spiritual institutions. He is also co-founder/co-chairman of Global Interfaith WASH Alliance, an alliance of interfaith leaders for water, sanitation and hygiene. Pujya Swamiji also founded Ganga Action Parivar, leading the massive Clean Ganges Movement, Divine Shakti Foundation, dedicated to upliftment of women and children, and India Heritage Research Foundation, which compiled and published the historic 11-volume Encyclopedia of Hinduism. He is a regular speaker at the United Nations, the World Bank, World Economic Forum and many other prestigious forums.