On 26 June 2015, at 4.30 pm Pujya Ishwarcharan Swami, Atmaswarup Swami and Brahmavihari Swami of BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha visited Hon. Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi to personally present him the first copy of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam’s new book ‘Transcendence: My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji’. The delegation also included the co-author Prof Arun Tiwari and the CEO of HarperCollins India P M Sukumar. The Prime Minister, who has known Pramukh Swami Maharaj for many years and met him on numerous occasions, was delighted that Dr Kalam had written such an enlightening and historic book. He also fondly reminisced the few occasions on which he and Dr. Kalam had collectively met Swamishri in 2002 and 2004. He added how Dr. Kalam often and wholeheartedly encouraged others to visit Akshardham and meet Swamishri. Himself a man of books, the Prime Minister said ' I am looking forward to reading this book which will be very useful and purposeful.' He also conveyed his prayers for Swamishri's health and sought his blessings for serving the nation.