Sadhana: Coalition of Progressive Hindus is a grassroots coalition of Hindus devoted to social justice and human rights. Sadhana was formed in October, 2011. We became a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization in 2016.Mission statement:
Sadhana is a coalition of Hindus asserting a progressive Hindu voice into the public discourse of our times. Sadhana is a mechanism and a platform for progressive Hindus to speak up and act for progressive social values and social justice.
Sadhana seeks to mobilize people of Hindu faith worldwide to positively focus on and assert principles of oneness (ekatva), ahimsa (non-violence), and sadhana (faith in action) which can be found throughout Hindu philosophy, culture, history, and in Hindu religious practice.
Board of Directors:
Aminta Kilawan (Founder)
Rohan Narine (Founder)
Sunita Viswanath (Founder)
Yagnaram Das (LGBT Community Liaison)
Sethu Nair (Community Partnerships Liaison)
Tahil Sharma (Interfaith and Youth Liaison)
Awards and Recognition:
* 2014 -- Jamaica Bay Hero
* 2015 -- White House Champion of Change
* 2015 – Coverage in NYT for Project Prithvi