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Gopal Patel

Gopal is the Director of the Bhumi Project, based at the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies. The Project works with Hindu communities globally to encourage good environmental practice, based on Hinduism’s core teachings. In particular the Project encourages Hindu temples and pilgrimage sites to become greener. The Project also facilitates partnerships between Hindu and non-Hindu groups which have a common purpose to protect the environment.


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