Wednesday, June 8, 2022

VKSSS Foundation Day - Tinsukia



 Vivekananda Kendra Swasthya Seva Sadan, Laipuli, Tinsukia observed 4th Foundation day on 5th June 2022. On this occasion a free eye screening camp was organized for two days i.e. on 4th and 5th June. Dr. Udayan Dixit, a very senior eye specialist from Pune, Maharastra rendered his voluntary service during the camp. 98 eye patients from nearby villages were benefitted and 10 pairs of spectacles were distributed free of cost to the needy. As 5th June is World Environment Day also, plantation was done at the Hospital premises in collaboration with local unit of All Assam Bengali Parishad.
In evening, one webinar was organized and Dr. Anant B.Pandhare, Medical Director of Dr.Hedgewar Hospital, Aurangabad delivered an insightful speech on  
“ Swsathya Seva Se Rastra Seva.” Sri Pravin Davolkar Ji, all India Treasurer of Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari briefed the audiences about the vision and mission of Vivekananda Kendra.
This is to be mentioned that Vivekananda Kendra Swasthya Seva Sadan is a charitable OPD with a Dental unit and a Pathological Laboratory to provide quality health care to the poor and needy at a very affordable cost. Till date 16685 OPD patients were treated and 3294 blood tests were done.

Free Eye Camps by VKAJ - Lohit - Arunachal Pradesh





 Vivekananda Kendra Arun Jyoti Arunachal Pradesh organized free eye screening camp at Wakro CHC, Lohit district from 1st June to 3rd June 2022. Dr. Udayan Dixit, a highly experienced Ophthalmologist from Pune, Maharastra came voluntarily to render his valuable services. A total 154 patients were screened during the camp for various eye ailments. Patients from all the villages of Wakro circle including the remote villages came to avail the benefit. 28 patients were found with cataracts and they will be operated soon. 110 pairs of spectacles were distributed free of cost. Eye medicines were given to patients.
Earlier on 1st June, the camp was inaugurated by Sri Tamo Riba, EAC, Wakro. On his inaugural speech, he lauded the efforts of Vivekananda Kendra Arun Jyoti in the field of primary health care in the eastern part of Arunachal Pradesh and assured all possible help for such venture in future also. This is to be mentioned that Dr. Dixit had visited Arunachal Pradesh earlier and he conducted such camps in Khonsa and Longding with Vivekananda Kendra Arun Jyoti in 2019 and 2020.    

 

Personality Development Camp - Jodhpur




 संस्कार वह प्रक्रिया है जो बाल मन को सम्पूर्ण जीवन का आधार प्रदान करती है। शिविर में दिए गए संस्कार शिविरार्थियों के सर्वांगीण विकास में महत्वपूर्ण भूमिका अदा करेंगी। ये विचार विवेकानंद केंद्र कन्याकुमारी, शाखा जोधपुर द्वारा आयोजित आवासीय व्यक्तित्व विकास के समापन समारोह पर  मुख्य व्यक्ता राजस्थान प्रान्त संगठक सुश्री प्रांजलि येरिकर ने  व्यक्त किये।


शिविर प्रतिवेदन पढ़ते हुए शिविर प्रमुख एन. के. प्रजापत ने बताया कि शिविर के विभिन्न कार्यक्रम नन्हें बालक बालिकाओ के व्यक्तित्व व संस्कार निर्माण में सहयोगी होंगे। शिविर में कुल 147 बालक-बालिकाओं सहभाग लिया। कार्यक्रम की अध्यक्षता करते हुए केंद्र के विभाग संचालक सी.पी. अरोड़ा ने बताया कि वर्तमान समय मे बालको की न केवल दिन चर्या अव्यवस्थित हुई है वरन भोजन की पौष्टिकता भी समाप्त हो गई है, इस लिए नियमित आहार विहार की आवश्यकता है। केंद्र का यह शिविर उन्हें सही दिशा  प्रदान करता है। कार्यक्रम के विशिष्ट अतिथि विभाग प्रमुख प्रेम रतन सोतवाल व एम.एल. तंवर थे। शिविर के अनुभव सुनाते हुए शिविरार्थी दामिनी, हरेंद्र, सारांश गोयल व खुशाली  ने बताया कि शिविर में बहुत सारी नई बाते सीखी है, जिनका घर पर भी पालन करते रहेंगे।


शिविरार्थियों ने इस दौरान गीता पठन, सूर्यनमस्कार व नाटक का मंचन किया। शिविर गीत "हम है सपूत भारत के" गाकर शिविरार्थियों ने उत्साह प्रदर्शन किया। कार्यक्रम में जोधपुर शाखा के जीवनव्रती दीपक खैरे व्यवस्था प्रमुख महेश बोहरा, हरि भैया, श्याम मालवीय, विनीत कपूर, मेहुल अरोड़ा, अनमोल आदि उपस्थित थे। कार्यक्रम का संचालन नगर प्रमुख डॉ अमित व्यास ने किया।


*युवा प्रेरणा शिविर का आरंभ*
इस अवसर पर कक्षा 10वी से ऊपर के युवाओं-युवतियों के लिए चार दिवसीय युवा प्रेरणा शिविर का शुभारंभ हुआ जो कि 26 मई तक चलेगा। संवित धाम आश्रम, दईजर में आयोजित इस प्रेरणा शिविर में पर्सनलिटी डेवलपमेंट की विभिन्न गतिविधियों का आयोजन होगा।

YSS May 2022 Shivir - Kanyakumari



 The Yoga Shiksha Shibir was held at Vivekanand Kendra, Kanyakumari between 1st to 15th May 2022, With this the YCC new batch also started. Total 56 participants attended the shivir who came from various states like Maharashtra, Gujrat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Aasam, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamilnadu & Kerala.
Formal reporting and registrations started from the morning on 30th April and introductory session was held the same day in the evening after Bhajan Sandhya & Supper wherein participants were given orientation of the camp.
Medium of the camp was Hindi & English.Participants were organized into 7 different groups that were named after ShadDarshan Pranetas Kapil, Patanjali, Gautama, Kanad, Jaimini, Vyas and seventh as Vashishth.
The 15 days camp had morning prayers, yogabhyas, pranayama, shramsanskar, theory sessions, group discussions, chanting practice, bhajan sandhyas & prerana se punrutthan sessions.
In yoga practicals, participants were taught loosening exercises, suryanamaskaras and various asanas that are done in a particular way. In pranayama practice they were trained into a systematic order of pranayamas that follows a sequence for optimum benefit.
Theory lectures comprised of sessions on concept of yoga, yama, niyama, aasana, pranayama, antrang yoga,kriya-bandha-mudras, yoga & food, bhagvad gita , karmayoga, jnanayoga, bhaktiyoga, anand mimansa, omkara & Indian culture.
There were lectures about Swami Vivekananda, Ma. Eknathji, Story of Rock Memorial, Kendra Prarthana & Sanghe Shakti Kaliyuge.
All these were followed by Manthan i.e. group discussions so participants could get deeper insights and express their understanding about the subjects.
In Geet Abhyas satras, participants were taught various chantings that included shanti mantra, Aikya mantra, pratahsmaran prayer, bhagvadgeeta karmayog shloksamgraha & Shivir geet along with few other songs.
Participants did Shuddhikriyas Jalneti, Sutraneti & Vaman dhauti twice during the Shivir. They practiced Trataka as well in a session and also experienced Omkara Dhyan & Cyclic Meditation during the shivir.
Daily bhajan sandhyas added a flavour of Bhakti & emotional culture through devotional chantings.
Pure & Satvik food devised according to the routine was a part of daily diet which supported the yogsadhana of the participants throughout the days.
Prerana se punrutthan sessions introduced participants to various VK activities & projects and also helped them unwind through actions songs, games & cultural performances.
Shramsanskar sessions instilled attitude of service, cleanliness & self sufficiency into the participants.
All took part in ‘Kendra Vargas’ on 2 Sundays during the shivir. Participants visited Rock memorial on 5th May that stands as a source of inspiration & energy for all. They also had darshan of Kanyakumari temple. On 10th May participants trekked onto Marutvamalai hill which is a very significant mountain in many ways.On 11th May they went to see 3 exhibitions in the campus; Gangotri, Arise-Awake and Ramayana Darshanam which gave them an idea and outline about Swamijis Vision, Ekanathjis life and chronology of the epic Ramayana.
The Shivir went on well in a congenial, spiritual atmosphere with moderate discipline and affection.
Many of the participants have expressed their willingness to devote their time & energy for the service of the society through Kendra activities.

PDC Samapan Samaroh at VKV Kallubalu



11.04.2022 to 29.04.2022 Personality Development Camp was conducted in our Vidyalaya. Different Activities during the Camp, Games, Yoga, Dance, Singing, Flute, Sholka Chating, Trekking, outing, etc.,

 On 30th April PDC Samapan Samaroh was organized as chief guest were Sri. Nagaraj A G Managing Director intersects Pvt Ltd Rajajinagar Bangalore.
Guest of Honor Sri.Basavaj Ji All  India Prashikshan Pramukh Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari. Dr.TGK Murthy Ji Retired scientist from ISRO and Ma. Pranati Roy - Shiksha Prasar Vibhag Assam is also present in the program.

Observance of International Nurses Day



 VKV Kallubalu students paid their visit to PHC Mahanthalingapura on 12th May 2022 as the day marks the International Nurses day. Class 9 students of VKV Kallubalu along with their two escorting teachers presented handmade cards to the nurses of the hospital and extended their sincere thanks to the nurses for discharging their duties to the village, especially during the grappled covid situation. A small programme was also held in which students and teachers spoke about the significance of the day by eulogizing the yeoman service rendered by the nurses across the country to mankind. The Doctor, Nurses, and the staff of the PHC express their gratitude to VKV Kallubalu for making the children learn and appreciate things beyond the curriculum.