The OM Awards are conferred by KAILASA on behalf of the Supreme Pontiff of Hinduism (SPH) Bhagavan Nithyananda Paramashivam, the Head of the KAILASA nation, to honour dedicated individuals or organizations for their outstanding contributions towards the protection and preservation of Sanatana Hindu Dharma (Hinduism).

A spiritual leader, humanitarian and human and religious rights defender, the SPH has, over the past 27 years of his public life, worked tirelessly to revive the ancient enlightenment Vedic civilization by founding the KAILASA Nation, in order to serve and protect humanity.

The vision of KAILASA is enlightened living for all of humanity which is rooted in the fundamental cosmic principles of Shanti (peace), and Advaita (Oneness), which is peaceful and harmonious coexistence with all beings from the powerful cognition that all beings are equal and divine.

Enreach, Enrich, Empower, Enlighten

The Supreme Pontiff of Hinduism (SPH Jagatguru Mahasannidhanam (JGM) His Divine Holiness (HDH) Bhagavan Nithyananda Paramashivam is the 1008th Incarnation of Paramashiva, as recognized by thousands of Hindu leaders and enlightened Masters, the 293rd Pontiff of Madurai Adheenam and the Spiritual Leader of the 2 billion Hindu diaspora worldwide.

The SPH is the Founder and Leader of KAILASA Nation, the ancient enlightened Hindu civilizational nation, a safe haven for persecuted Hindu minorities established in 150+ countries. A world-renowned humanitarian, Peace builder and progressive Human Right defender, the SPH serves humanity through His 100+ de facto embassies, monastery complexes, COVID care facilities, Annamandirs (food kitchens), Gurukuls (Hindu schools) etc. Some of the SPH’s humanitarian initiatives include starting the No-Hunger project – serving 10,000+ organic meals daily, saving millions of lives through various disaster relief works such as the 2021 Thane cyclone and blood donation camps, and opening the doors of KAILASA’s COVID care facilities during the pandemic, providing food, shelter, medical care, education, spiritual services free of cost to hundreds of families from India and Malaysia.