In the month of April 2021, more than 170 people in various countries of Zone 8 attended public meetings on various topics including the life and teachings of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba and promoting awareness of the human values.
In Russia, meetings were held in person as well as online on selfless service and other humanitarian activities of the SSSIO. The importance of selfless service, the role of human values in shaping one’s character especially during one’s childhood, practicing inner and outer purity, the interdependency of humans and nature, and the necessity of living in harmony with Mother Nature were some of the topics discussed.
In Kyrgyzstan, an online meeting was organized as a continuation of the 2020 series, Learning from the Saints. During this meeting, the public was introduced to the early years of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba and how His miracles and service projects transformed so many lives.
Similar meetings were held in Ukraine and Azerbaijan. The importance of spirituality, singing devotional songs, serving the needy, and practicing ceiling on desires to help achieve an eco-friendly environment were some of the topics presented.