Vivekananda Kendra Branch Vadodara have organized Youth convention on 28th of September 2014. Under the banner of Vimarsh we had registered 227 participants especially students from different colleges and faculties of vadodara for the convention, out of which 175 participants participated that day. Various sessions were designed for the 3 hour convention. First session was interactive questionnaire in which a set of activity based questions were discussed with the participants and they ranked themselves according to their 5 fold development. Youths enthusiastically participated in different team building games and actively involved in the group discussion “My role in resurgence of India”. The guest and speaker of the convention was Dr. Sharad Thaker, renowned gujarati writer, columnist and gynecologist. His motivational articleshas saved lives of 52 people from committing suicide. His speech on “ Safal Yuva- Yuva Bharat” mesmerized everyone and rejuvenated the zeal of patriotism in the young generation. Through the life examples of Swami Vivekananda he touched each element of 5 fold development namely, Physical, mental intellectual, spiritual and emotional. Dr. Sharad ji said “ Youths are those who only do ‘ Sankalp’, there is no ‘vikalp’ for youths”. He inspired youth to dream big and work harder to achieve it and devote maximum possible time for developing their personality for service of nation. Dr Sharad Thaker also answered the questions of participants. The convention was followed by lunch. Every participants were given certificates and books of Swami Vivekananda. We get overwhelming and enthusiastic response from youths for our Kendra activities.