On the occasion of Mananeeya Eknathaji Janma Shati Parva, “Yuva Prashikshan shivir” for the western part of Arunachal Pradesh started at VKV Nirjuli for four days comprising of 125 participants covering 10 districts of Arunachal Pradesh to motivate the young generation.
Speaking on the inaugural function, Dr. Joram Begi Prant Pramukh Vivekananda Kendra highlighted the life and messages of Eknathaji Ranade the founder of Vivekananda Kendra. In his address Dr. Begi said that Eknathji was the person who translated Swami Vivekananda’s vision into action especially in North – Eastern part of the country. The state is fortunate that Eknathji choose Arunachal Pradesh to start his work. Now Vivekananda Kendra which had a modest beginning in 1977 with 7 Vidyalayas has increased to 34 in the whole state. Kendra has started Arun Jyoti for Rural development and Vivekananda Kendra Institute of Culture – Arunachal Chapter for promoting the dialogue to preserve and nurture culture.
Swami Supradiptananda Maharaj, Vice principal Ramakrishna Mission School, Narottamnagar, Deomali who attended the program as Chief Guest cited the example of Swami Vivekananda, he guided the youths to have discriminating power to select the positive direction in life. At present there are many attractions to deviate in this youthful age. Dr. Emi Rumi, President Galo Welfare society added that young youths have more tendency to fluctuate in wrong direction which is to be minimized and focus on discipline and sincerity consistence.
Concluding program of camp was organized on 14th April 2015 at VKV Nirjuli. Sri Gomar Basar, incharg of camp presented camp report in front of chief guest Sri Mutchu Mithi, Hon`ble Parliamentary Secretary, and other guests.
Speaking on the concluding function Sri Gomar Basar highlighted main topics of talks given by prominent speakers like Dr. Joram Begi: Prant Pramukh Vivekananda Kendra, Sri Pai Dave: Youth coordinator, Sri Bengia Tolum: President Nyishi elite Soceity, Sri Sange Tashi about Youth for Sewa, Need of Organized Work, Our Culture Our Pride. Training and awareness talk was conducted by experts about Education, Documentation of culture, Health & hygiene and Blood Donation.
Sri Mutchu Mithi, Hon`ble Parliamentary Secretary who attended the program as Chief Guest motivated youth by his speech, he guided the youths to do hard work in life. He said there is no shortcut for successes or nothing like luck, if you are hard working, will reach to goal. He mentioned that hard work is the gateway of opportunities.
Vivekananda Kendra has constituted committees at various levels to chalk out programmes for the yearlong celebration of Mananeeya Eknathaji Janma Shati Parva. Yuva Sammelan, Janjati Sammelan, at Circle and District Level are some of the immediate activities planned.