Patron

Bhai Sahib Dr Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia


Bhai Sahib Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia is a visionary Sikh faith leader and is the Chairman of the Guru Nanak Nishkam Sewak Jatha in Birmingham, United Kingdom, a religious charitable organisation. He has had extensive experience in the multidisciplinary fields of housing, town planning, roads, water supply, sanitation and conservation work. He serves on the University of Birmingham Community Advisory Board, is Patron of the United Religions Initiative, and member of the European Council of Religious Leaders (World Council of Religions for Peace).

The Very Reverend Dr John Hall


John Hall was brought up in South London. He was trained for the ministry at Cuddesdon Theological College and then served successively in parishes in Kennington, Wimbledon and Streatham in the Diocese of Southwark. He was installed as the Dean of Westminster in 2006. The Very Reverend John Hall has been a governor of many schools and two universities, and has also been a trustee of various charities. He has received honorary degrees awarded by the University of Roehampton, the University of Chester and the University of Westminster. He became Honorary Fellow of Canterbury Christ Church University, the College of Teachers, and the Society of Antiquaries. For several years, he chaired the Standards Committee of the City of Westminster.

Imam Dr Abduljalil Sajid


Imam Dr Abduljalil Sajidis a leading British Muslim of Pakistani origin who is at present Chairman of Muslim Council for Religious and Racial Harmony UK (MCRRH) , Chairman of the National Association of British Pakistani (NABPAK); Chairman of UK Chapter of World Conference of Religion and Peace (WCRP) and WCRP European Board member and Adviser to WCRP-ECRL (European Council of Religious Leaders); Chairman of Pakistan Welfare Association Sussex (PWA); Chairman Islamic Food and Nutrition Council UK; Chairman of the Muslim Marriage Guidance Council UK (MMGC).

The Venerable B Seelawimala


Ven Bogoda Seelawimala Nayaka Thera is the incumbent Head Priest of the London Buddhist Vihara and the current Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain. He was appointed Chief Bhikkhu of the London Buddhist Vihara on 8 May 2008 following the demise of Ven Dr Medagama Vajiragnana Nayaka Thera.Ven Seelawimala Nayaka Thera hails from the Malwatte Chapter of the Siam Nikaya in Sri Lanka.