Jayasekera Santhi Pushpa Kumara (AKA: Mahatma Shanti )
Doctor Shanti (full name Santhi Pushpa Kumara Jayasekera) born in Sri Lanka, is the organizer of the Research Institution of International University of Fundamental Studies (IUFS). Besides, he is the President of the International Higher Academic Council (IHAC) and the Higher Attestation Qualification Commission of Russia who has permission to grant/deliver Higher Degrees (Ph.D., D.Sc., Grand Ph.D.) and academic ranks (Professor, Full-professor). Doctor Shanti has also been appointed as Advisor to the Royal family of HH Prince Marcello Menegato, Principality of Seborga. He is President of the World Scientific Congress and co-president of the Scientific Congress UNO-Geneva.
Dr. Santhi Jayasekera is a jewel of a person with a pleasing disposition and affable in the manner with sterling qualities. Indeed the present world needs more of a person of his caliber. Dr. Shanti is a person who is fully dedicated to helping others in many ways irrespective of their country, caste, color or creed and even at personal inconvenience to him. He is a mentor indeed and he is ever prepared to offer his knowledge and expertise to those who seek his guidance for successful graduation in their respective fields of studies at the IUFS.
As an outstanding spiritual figure of the present time, he was also awarded the most coveted and extremely the highest name – Mahatma (the Person of High Soul – Great Soul).
Previously, the name of Mahatma in the world was known and given only to the great late Mahatma Gandhi in India for his succor, support and service to the nation then. But now, Mahatma Shanti Jayasekara is also known as Mahatma Shanti for he promotes association for peaceful co-existence with various religious doctrines that exist in the world today for the Blessings of all mankind and for their moral perfections.
Dr. Shanti Jayasekara has established “The Areopagus Arts “Apollon” and INTERNATIONAL CONTEST PROGRAM “THE FRATERNITY OF MUSES “APHRODITE”. He is also the Founder and the editor-in-chief of the Scientific Journals called World Scientists, Science Today & Tomorrow, and “Spirit of Time” and has authored over 100 Scientific Publications on different topics. Film Director/Filmmaker and Ph.D. research student of the All-Russian State University of Cinematography named after S. A. Gerasimov (a.k.a. VGIK).
As well, he is an Academician and Professor to several Organizations (International Academy of Sciences Ararat in Paris, France and Russian Academy of Sciences of Medical – Technical Sciences(Moscow), and others, He is the coordinator to the Research Institution of the International University of Fundamental Studies (IUFS) Russia which has accreditations of the Oxford Educational Network.
On a more personal note, Rector Shanti has Doctorate Degrees in Philosophy in Television, Doctor of Science in Satellite Television, and Grand-Doctor of Philosophy in the field of the Satellite Television and Space Security. Now he is his researcg works for his Doctor degree in Cinematography at VGIK in Moscow.
He has been singled out and has received many prestigious Awards and Honours, some of them being the “Order of St. Peter”, the “Order of the Heart of Danko”, the “Tsiolkovsky’s Star” from Space Federation of Russia, a medal of Honours from the 300 years anniversary of the Russian Fleet. The “Maltese Cross”. The “Order of Diplomacy from the Russian Federation”. The “A.M. Gorchakov” and a medal of the first cosmonaut of the earth J.A.Gagarin”, Hospitalier /Diplomatic Passport in Order of Malta, and many others.