Founder and President
Sri NADESAN SUNDARESAN
A Sri Lankan Tamil of South Indian origin, a Mechanical Engineer migrated to Australia. He founded this organization in 2009 along with Late Pandit Abay Awasthie & Dr.S. Srikanthan. Spear headed in organising a range of activities & special HINDU programs at PWR-2009. Served as founding General Secretary & Vice President for 3-year term each. Currently serving as Chairman of HCCV since June’ 2017 & assisted Hindu organisations obtaining State funding for infrastructure projects & Federal funding for ‘Safer Community”. Has regularly taken part in multifaith & religious harmony activities including representing to HWPL for ‘World Peace’. He also founded the ‘Victorian Centre Hindu Studies’ (VCHS) in 2001 & organised many Hindu, Saivism, Siddhartha events including ‘Yogar Swamiga’ memorial celebrations. VCHS is Affiliated with the Kauai Hindu Ashram of Hawaii & has coordinated spiritual programs of Satguru Bothinatha Swamigal & other monks in Melbourne on many occasions. Has arranged many Saiva Sithantha talks & has been promoting Hinduism importing & distributing Hindu promotional material published by Himalayan Academy, Kauai, Hawaii & from other sources from India since 2001.
Has been an active life member of Hindu Society of Victoria (HSV) for last 25+ years & served in the Spiritual, Cultural & Educational sub-committees in the past & has contributed to many activities. For example, organised the first charity concert of ‘SRISHTI’ in aid of ‘HSV Cultural & heritage Centre’ in Sept’2004 at Kel Watson Theatre by acclaimed Carnatic vocal artists Mrs. Shoba Sekar & Mrs Jayashree.