To make available facilities for the teaching and practice of Buddhism in Her Majesty’s Prisons and other places of lawful detention or custody.
To recruit and advise a team of Buddhist visiting chaplains to be available as soon as there is a call for their services;
To act in an advisory capacity, and to liaise with the Home Office chaplaincy officials, with individual chaplains within Her Majestys Prisons, and with any other relevant bodies or officials;
To provide an aftercare and advisory service for prisoners after release.
Sahaja Yoga Meditation in jails has been practiced in 22 countries all over the world. The inmates follow the courses on a free will ; the organizers are volunteers.
Sahaja Yoga meditation helps the prisoners :
– to reduce the stress of lack of freedom
– to have peace and positive feeling inside
– to get rid of addictions
Founded in 2012 by Sri Ramana Devi, Shiva Trust offers free books on Hindu Philosophy and Scriptures as well as Hinduism distance learning courses for free.
The books are Svetasvatara Upanishads guide book ,Bhakti Sutras ,Pantanjali Yoga Sutras ,Brahman Sutras, Bhagavad Gita.
The courses are Ahimsa Natural Ecology, Chakra intro, Jiva Yoga, Ramana Awareness Program (Rap) and Vidya.