London: On the Main Stage at the Well-Being Festival, previously called Mind, Body, Spirit on Sunday 1st May 2016 were held the annual Kindred Spirit Magazine awards in London. There were seven categories, including best emerging writer, best retreat centre, spiritual personality of the year and Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 which was awarded to Dadi Janki.
MC’d by Kindred Spirit’s editor Claire Gillman and writer David Hamilton, David shared how he had his most powerful ‘spiritual experience’ when some years ago he went on a retreat to Mount Abu, before congratulating Dadi Janki on receiving this award. Sister BK Daxa Shah received the award on Dadi’s behalf and shared that out of her 100 years Dadi had been serving tirelessly for over 80 years and continues to do so. Sister Daxa did a short interview for the magazine’s online community after the ceremony.