16Dec 2010-Next hearing of the case will be on January6,2011
12Dec 2010 - Disciples of Swami Nithyananda challenged his former driver and complainant in the CID investigation, to undergo narcoanalysis to reveal the truth. Read on
1Dec 2010-The Karnataka High Court Justice C.R.Kumaraswamy adjourned hearing of the criminal petition filed by Swami Nityananda praying for quashing of two FIRs lodged against him to 7 Dec 2010.The judge directed the chief judicial magistrate to furnish a copy of the charge sheet to Swami Nithyananda and also Nithyananda's counsel to go through the procedure to get it.
30Nov2010- CHARGESHEET AGAINST NITHYANANDA: JUST ONE MORE ANTIC BY THE CID!! The sole purpose of filing this chargesheet is to avoid a judgment in our quash petition. The reason behind charging the 5 leading individuals of Nithyananda Dhyanapeetam is simply to trouble the spiritual organization & nothing more. Read on
19Nov2010-The Supreme Court today directed the high court of Karnataka to proceed with the hearing of the case against Paramahamsa Nithyananda, though a special leave petition (SLP) was under its consideration. A division bench comprising justices Harjith Singh Bedi and CK Prasad gave the go-ahead to the high court after hearing the arguments of the state’s counsel Sanjay Hegde and Nithyananda’s advocate KV Dhananjay.
Dhananjay countered the SLP saying that it was filed by the police to delay the outcome of the case. He also said that it was filed on frivolous grounds.
------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 8 Nov 2010-The Karnataka High Court today adjourned till Nov29, the hearing of a criminal petition filed by Swami Nithyananda, praying for quashing of two FIRs filed against him. When the matter came up before Justice Hulwadi G Ramesh, the CID sought more time to argue,while counsel for Paramahamsa Nithyananda submitted that he was READY TO ARGUE THE CASE and urged the court to dispose of the matter, contending that the FIRs were "ILLEGAL". Justice Hulwadi Ramesh then adjourned the case for FINAL HEARING till Nov29. Earlier on Oct 20, Justice Arali Nagaraj, who was hearing the case, posted it for final hearing on Nov8. Subsequently, he recused himself citing "REPEATED ADJOURNMENTS SOUGHT BY THE CID" as the reason. On November 4, Chief Justice JS Khehar allotted the case to Justice Hulwadi Ramesh.
30th Oct, 2010 - A local court today issued summons to Lenin Karuppanan, a former disciple Paramahamsa Nithyananda. Judicial magistrate first class issued the summons on a petition filed by Anjula Jackson, a woman devotee of Nithyananda.He is to be produced before court on January 15, 2011. Anjula stated that if Lenin's statements were considered, it would also show that Lenin had committed various offences under the provisions of the Indian Penal code when making the video, including Indecent Representation of Women Act and Information Technology Act and tresspassing into private property.
Sept 23, 2010 - The court adjourned hearing of the petition to September 29, 2010 after the CID filed an affidavit on the progress in the probe and submitted two sealed covers with a CD and some documents as part of evidence in the case.
SWAMI NITHYANANDA CASE-HC pulls up CID.
Sept. 21, 2010: The CID was at the receiving end of the court’s displeasure on Tuesday when it’s investigation officer was pulled up for filing an incomplete affidavit in the investigation against Paramahamsa Nithyananda. Read on
BY MISSION UPDATES, ON SEPTEMBER 20TH, 2010
19 Sept, 2010 -Pained and outraged by the continuing and unreasonable victimization of Paramahamsa Nithyananda and his spiritual organization, Nithyananda Dhyanapeetam has today issued a legal notice to English daily Deccan Herald for printing one more misleading article about Paramahamsa Nithyananda in its issue dt. 19 Sept 2010.
Karnataka High Court pulls up probe officer:
BANGALORE: 14 Sep 2010, Karnataka High Court on Monday pulled up the investigating officer of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) for not completing the investigation against Nithyananda.Read
First ADVANCED NSP program begins today at Nithyananda Dhyanapeetam
Sept 09, 2010,The first ever "Advanced" Nithyananda Spurana Program (NSP) or Life Bliss Program - Level 2 started in Nithynanda Dhyanapeetam ashram today. The hall was packed with people who had already done NSP.
Pictures from the program can be seen
Case registered against Lenin Karuppan. Magistrate takes cognizance 28TH AUG, 2010
Devotees and supporters of Nithyananda went up to the Magistrate Court of Ramanagara, Bangalore on 28 Aug 2010, and filed a complaint against Lenin Karuppan, demanding immediate action against him. Read on
Karnataka High Court stays broadcast of concocted tapes AUGUST 29TH, 2010
The devotees of Nithyananda Swamy are pleased to share with the rest that no less than the Hon'ble High Court of Karnataka, in a Public Interest Petition (Writ Petition No.7767 of 2010), has most seriously characterised and judicially labeled the video originated, distributed and disseminated by K.Lenin as 'obscene'. Read on
Devotees of Swami Nithyananda staged a protest outside the Ramanagaram SP's office, urging police to file an FIR against Lenin Kuruppan. On August 9, over 40 devotees lodged individual complaints against Lenin at Bidadi police station, charging that Lenin continued to abuse Nityananda, his organization and ashramites in public and in private.
Swami Nithyananda's devotees want FIR filed against Lenin (24th Aug 2010)
Earlier this year, Lenin had gone on local and national TV to declare that over 40 women, including brahmacharinis and sannyasinis of the ashram, as well as wives and daughters of local organizers, had a physical relationship with Swami Nithyananda. Though Bidadi police took the complaint, shockingly, no FIR was filed even after 15 days.
Resounding start to the NSP in Tamil at the Ashram. 18 Aug 2010, Raja Sabha is packed with ecstatic devotees clapping and dancing in bliss. Although registrations were closed 10 days back and another extra NSP Tamil date announced on Oct 21st, Devotees are still pouring in. A video projection system is likely to be set up at another hall.
Swami Nithyananda gets stay order on defamatory Kannada book
Swami Nithyananda will get his passport back
On Tuesday 10 Aug 2010, A.Manickam, joint secretary and chief passport officer at the ministry of external affairs, New Delhi, set aside the April 29 order passed by the passport officer in Bangalore for impounding the passport. The Karnataka director-general of police had asked the passport officer in Bangalore to immediately impound Nityananda's passport after he was arrested on April 21. The passport officer invoked Section 10(3)(e) of the Passports Act, 1967. On May 28, Nityananda had filed an appeal challenging the order.
LE-LIVING ENLIGHTENMENT process has started for Brahmacharis & Ashramites on 2nd August 2010 -On 2nd July 2010, ashramites embarked on an intensive spiritual practice towards Living Enlightenment.
Through extended hours of heavy yoga, deep meditation, self-introspection, Pancha Tapas (meditation inside fire circles), Upanishad (sitting with the Master), and other scientific spiritual processes, they move on blissfully in their spiritual path. The intense process is to prepare the body to hold the energy of enlightenment and awaken the ability of the body to radiate extraordinary powers.
GURU POORNIMA 2010 - Thousands throng ashram to participate in the celebrations -
CRIMINAL COMPLAINT FILED AGAINST LENIN KARUPPAN
We would like to sincerely and wholeheartedly thank all those involved in this conspiracy against Swamiji Paramahamsa Nithyananda, including sections of the media who festered it, for increasing our devotion and loyalty towards our beloved
Swamiji Paramahamsa Nithyananda M U L T I - F O L D !!!