NATIONAL PRAUDH SANSKAR SHIVIR
The 14th National Praudh Sanskar Shivir was
held at Suttur Math, Mysore from 23rd to 25th March 2007.
132Praudhs from J&K, Punjab, UP, Haryana, Bihar, Uttaranchal,
Orissa, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka
attended the Shivir.
On 23.03.2007 the Shivir was inaugurated by
lighting of lamp by the Chief Guest, Sh. Subarna, Vice
Chancellor of Suttur Institutions assisted by Sh. R.P. Sharma,
National Working President, and Sh. S. Ramanna, National
Organising Secretary. Vande Matram was sung by women office
bearers of Bhardwaj Branch of BVP, Mysore.
In the first session, introduction of Math
and its Swamiji was given by Prof K.M. Veriah of Mysore. Prof
Satish Anand, National Secretary of the Project explained the
purpose of holding Paudh Sanskar Shivirs while Sh. R.P. Sharma
in his Presidential address gave details of various activities
of Bharat Vikas Parishad.
In the second session Sh Daulata Rao, Zonal
Chairman Zone XIV and XV spoke on the Sanskar Projects while Sh.
S. Ramana threw light on the various other projects of the
Parishad. This session was conducted by Sh. S. N. Sharma,
National Convener, of this project. The day ended with a
cultural programme presented by Mysore people. A Quiz on Hindu
Mythology was conducted for delegates.
On 24.03.2007, Yoga class was held from 6
am to 7 am. In the first session of the day, the delegates were
divided into three groups. Group discussions were held on the
1. Sampark Karya -
Conducted by Sh. R. P. Sharma
2. Praudh Sanskar Shivirs and various Seva Karyas:
conducted by Sh. S. Ramanna.
3. How can Praudh Sanskar Shivirs be more useful?
Conducted by Sh. Daulata Rao.
In the second session Sh. B.R. Pai, spoke
on 'Health Care for senior citizens' followed by a lecture on
'social harmony' by Dr. K.V. Acharya. From 6.30 to 8.00 p.m. -
the delegates were taken to Suttur Math Museum.
On 25.03.2007 - The day started with yoga
class from 6 am to 7 am. In the first session, time was devoted
to 'Mukt Chintan' where delegates sought clarifications on
various projects from Sh. R.P. Sharma who readily attended to
the queries. In the second session Dr. B.D. Patel spoke on 'How
to keep fit ourselves'? especially Praudhs. In the third
session, Justice M. Rama Jois spoke about importance of Praudh
Local organizers of the shivir were given
mementos through Sh. Ananda Rao, Event Convener of the Shivir.
Sh T.G. Ranga Nath Sharma, Member National Advisory Committee
for Paudh Sanskar, Sh. N. Natrajan Zonal convener and other
members of Bangalore and Mysore branches also helped the Event
Convener for registration, in arranging different sessions,
staying arrangements, meals, refreshment and local sight seeing
etc. The programme ended with singing of National anthem.
(NITI: June, 2007)