Samartha Bharat Parva and Swami Vivekananda Jayanti celebration started on 25th December by observing RASTRA CHINTANA DIWAS. A special program “ VIVEKA MALA” by wearing Swamij Vivekananda chain and taking sankalpa of doing yogasana daily. 158 people attended. Same day “ SNEHA Milan “ at Roopa Nagar vistar. 28 karyakartas and welwishers attended. Sri Rameshji briefed the importance of the day. 25th to 29th December, “ Viveka Vaibhava” - Patriotic song, songs related to Swami Vivekananda, Devotional song, folk song, Rangoli, Drawing, Quiz, Essay competition conducted. More than 200 students and parents attended. 28th December, Ma. Sharada Devi Jayanti celebrated. 30th to 31st Swadhaya examination conducted at Laxmipuram, Krishnamurthypuram, Pailwanbasavaiha nagar, 107 students attended. 1st January, celebrated Kalpataru Diwas at Jayanagar, Dr. A S Chandrashekarji, President, Vivekananda Kendra, Mysore talked about Kalpataru diwas. 62 people attended. 2nd to 4th Vivekananda Jayanti celebrated at Nalanda high school, Cauvery vidyalaya, Vanita Sadana school, nearly 430 students attended. 5th January, new Samskara Varga started at Nalanada High school, Vidyaranyapura, 76 students attended. 5th January, Interschool Cultural Meet Patriotic song, Quiz, Drawing, Quatation writing competition organised at Jayanagar. 298 students and 23 teachers attended from 9 school. 6th January one Day Shibir for Samskara varga shikshaks, 12 attended. 7th January, Vivekananda Jayanti celebrated at Govt 1st grade college , Halagur, Mandta, 110 students attended. 12th January, New Samskara varga started at Kuvempunagar, 11 children attended. Vivekananda Jayanti celebrated at Kendra, Sri Laxminaraynji, a donor presided and Sri Nageshji, spoke on Swami Vivekananda. More than 300 students from different schools attended with their teachers. Swadhaya examination conducted for Vanita Sadana Girls, 82 students attended. Evening Jyanti celebrated at Vidyaranyapura , Sri Srinivasaihji, Nagar Sanchalak, Vivekananda Kendra Bangalore and Sri A C Ashokji, patron was the chief guest. A Drama- Seema Purusha Swami Vivekananda enacted by Samskara Varga Children. 13th January, one day camp organised for Samskara varga children.30 attended.