Eighty-five participants from Russia and four adjoining countries attended educational seminars conducted by the European Institute of Sathya Sai Education from April to May 2014 in St. Petersburg, Russia. Such seminars have been organised by teachers and trainers for the last 21 years to impart knowledge in basic areas, leadership, and Self-awareness. Over the years, the Institute has trained over 150 trainers, of whom 13 have been awarded diplomas. The training inculcates self-confidence, responsibility, love and universal values. It also helps the teachers to refresh their knowledge, and to network and exchange experiences.