Ramakrishna Mission, Mangaluru is organizing Special Seminar on “Effective Life Management” on the occasion of 153rd Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Swami Vivekananda on the 13th January 2016.
The programme commences at about 9 am with registration followed by inaugural session. Swami Shuddhidanandaji of Advaita Ashrama, Kolkata, Dr. Vivek Modi of Hyderabad & Prof. Raghothama Rao, Human Networking Academy, Bangalore are the resource persons.
The details of the programme are given below. We invite the interested youths to attend the programme. Entry to the programme is through Prior Registration.
‘Swacch Mangaluru for Swacch Bharath’ was launched in a grand function at Ramakrishna Math, Mangaluru on 1st February 2015 Sunday.
In a nutshell, its about 4000 youths participating in the 40 weeks cleanliness drive in 40 different wards of the Mangaluru city under the aegis of the Ramakrishna Mission. This will include cleaning the localities, creating an awareness among the localites and improving the basic amenities of the region.
On the 1st February about 75 sweepers and other employees of Mangaluru City Corporation were honoured as a token of respect for the service they are contributing in rendering the city clean.
Around 1000 youths, public and devotees participated in the function.
Ramakrishna Mission Mangaluru had organised a Jatha on 1st February 2015 to create awareness in the public about Cleanliness. Capt Ganesh Karnik, MLC and Swami Atmarupanandaji, USA flagged off the rally at Town Hall, Mangaluru. Around 500 youths had participated in the event.
Unclean earth which may be land, water or air, is always curse for the medical profession. However, keeping the earth clean without healthy mind will not serve the purpose, said Nitte Univerity Chancellor Dr N Vinay Hegde.
Speaking after inaugurating fourth day event organised under the theme Swasth Manas-Swasth Bharath for paramedical students as a part of Jagruth Bharath-Awakened India programme at Swami Vivekananda Auditorium of Ramakrishna Math here on Monday, he said that everyone may not be able to achieve the excellence of Swami Vivekananda, but anyone can follow certain qualities of his life.
“We respect earth as mother , so it is our duty to keep our surroundings clean. Swasth Manas or clean mind means there should not be place for hatredness, it should be clear and obligation is to treat the suffering. In the process you may have to sacrifice your personal life. Unless you use the knowledge you get from education to serve society, it would be a waste. Getting a job is not a big thing, but reaching the highest degree of fulfillment is necessary,” Hegde added.
Ramakrishna Math Adhyaksha Swami Jitakamanandaji said that body and mind have very good co-ordination. For the overall development of the personality, along with the physical health, one should have healthy mind. Good attitude always keeps the mind stressless and healthy. Such people enjoy the life and they can contribute more to others, he said.
Dr M V Shetty Group of Institutions’ Chairman Dr M Ramagopal Shetty also spoke on the occasion.
Senior monks of the Ramakrishna Math Swami Pitambaranandaji & Swami Atmarupanandaji, USA and Prof K Raghothama Rao and Padmabhushan Dr B M Hegde conducted the technical sessions. Around 450 paramedical students and doctors attended the function.
Deputy Commissioner A B Ibrahim said it is nice to see a nationwide movement about cleanliness. Lot of discussions are going on, awareness is being created about a very important subject which never got prominence in India. Speaking after inaugurating a session on ‘Shakth Manas – Sashakth Bharath’ for degree students on the first day of ‘Jagruth Bharath-Awakened India’, a four day programme at Swami Vivekananda Auditorium, Ramakrishna Math in Mangaluru on Friday, he said that India always tagged itself as ‘poor country’ though it is rich with youth power. From past five to six decades prominence was given to provide basic facilities and cleanliness was never considered seriously. “Now time has come for the young generation to inculcate the culture of cleanliness and it should be a part of life. Cleanliness of our mind and society are interdependent and both are important to keep our Country healthy,” he said.
A B Ibrahim opined that a lesson on cleanliness and hygiene should be mandatory on text-books. Students should be ambassadors of cleanliness and they should be the messengers to society, he said. Meanwhile, he released the t-shirts and caps for Swacch Mangaluru, a 40-week campaign which will be inaugurated on February 1.
Ramakrishna Math Adhyaksha Swami Jitakamanandaji called upon students to understand their responsibility in constructing the world. Jagruth Bharath is all about creating awareness about being model citizens of the country, which would refresh the mind, he said. He wanted active participation of students in Swacch Mangaluru Campaign.
Rev Swami Atmarupanandaji Maharaj (USA), Vijay Nath Bhat (Mysuru), Prof K Raghothama Rao (Bengaluru) and Tejasvi Surya (Bengaluru) presented their ideas in the succeeding sessions in which about 500 degree students took part.
Two days national level conference on “Celebration of 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda” began on Friday July 11 at Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Business Management here.
Swami Nikhileshwaranandaji, secretary of Ramakrishna Mission, Vadodara inaugurated the conference.
“We have got the permission to celebrate Swami Vivekananda’s 150th birth anniversary for four years. So many institutions started celebrating it from 2010. But when I look here, it looks like, the celebration will continue for another year. There are 178 branches of Ramakrishna Matt and still many more branches are coming up. This is all because of Swami Vivekananda’s power,” said Swami Nikhileshwaranandaji in his inaugural speech .
“Swami Vivekananda was a true leader. He has done his work for the future generation and to understand his work, we will take more than 1500 years” he added.
Swami Nikhileshwaranandaji gave a solution to kill the laziness of everyone with humor.
“If you want success in your life, you should kill the laziness which is in you. To kill the laziness you need an AK 47 rifle. AK 47 is nothing but doing exercise in the morning,” he said.
He also spoke about how to gain success in life. He said, “If you want long term success, you should work for a long term. For this you need a long term personality development.”
“There are five types of long term personality development. One, good physical personality, second, intellectual personality development, third, mental development of personality, fourth, spiritual development and last one is moral development,” he added.
” If you want success in any field, you should have the power of concentration of mind. Many institutions provide excellent education, but they do not provide how the education on a person’s character, how to behave in the society. At present there are human monsters in the society. To find a good person, we have to use the microscope,” he said.
Guest of honour Venkatesh Baliga, editor of Kodial Kkabar, Mangalore and alumni of SDMCBM delivered the keynote address on real scope of success comes from spiritual happiness.
Chairman of the organizing committee Aruna P Kamath honoured Swami Nikhileshwaranandaji and received the blessings from the Swamiji. Convener Shaini Naveen welcomed the guests.
Swami Jitakamananda, secretary of Ramakrishna mission, Mangalore, Dr Padmanabha Marathe and others were present at the occasion.
Viveka Kirana – Value Based Education for College Lecturers.
The programme organised on 21-09-2013 Saturday was attended by College Lectures from different colleges of Dakshina Kannada District.
In all around 1200 Lecturers and 2500 students participated in the programme series Viveka Samsmarana. Every student was given a complimentary book and a poster of Swami Vivekananda & every Lecturer was given with a set of books on value education and a poster of Swami Vivekananda.
We had organised “Panchamada Inchara – Viveka Smriti” – Hindustani Vocal Music Programme on 6th April2013 as a part of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Swami Vivekananda in coordination with Chirantana Charitable Trust, Suratkal. Around 350 people attended the function.
We had organised “Viveka Samsmriti : A Tribute to Swami Vivekananda“ from 11th to 17th January 2013 as a part of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Swami Vivekananda in coordination with Dept. of Youth Services & Sports, Govt. of Karnataka, D.K. District Administration, Swami Vivekananda 150th Janmavarsha Abhiyana Samiti, Mangalore and All India Radio, Mangalore. The programmes were a great success daily attended by thousands of people daily.
11th Viveka Chetana – Youth Programme was attended by around 1000 youths.
12th Viveka Sanchalana – Mega Youth Mela was attended by around 9500 youth. Around 7500 youth partook food on that day.
13th Viveka Vandana – Yakshagana was attended by around 700 people.
14th Viveka Namana – Magic Show was attended by around 700 people.
15th Viveka Chinthana – Value Education Programme for Teachers’ was attended by around 650 Primary School Teachers.
16th Viveka Jagarana – Youth Convention was attended by around 700 youths.
17th Viveka Manthana – Teachers’ Convention was attended by around 650 Primary School teachers.
Swami Vivekananda’s influence on the civilization and culture of India and the rest of the world is becoming clearer as days pass by. His thoughts are bound to affect the world positively more and more in the days to come. On this occasion of his 150th Birth Anniversary, we have organised a series of programmes as a tribute to Swami Vivekananda. All are requested to attend the programme and be benefitted by the proceedings.
As a part of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Swami Vivekananda we had organised 2 days “All Karnataka Youth Convention : Viveka Sphoorti – Yuva Bharati” on 22nd and 23rd December 2012. In this gala event more than 1600 delegates took part from more than 22 districts of the state. More than 1250 delegates were given accommodation.
Photo snaps and News paper reports of the program:
On the occassion of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Swami Vivekananda we are organising “All Karnataka State Youth Convention” on 22nd Saturday and 23rd Sunday, December 2012 at Sanghaniketan, Mannugudda, Mangalore.
All the interested youths are requested to attend the convention and be benifitted.
Entry is only through prior registration. Registration fee – Rs.100/-.
You can also register online through filling the below form.
Ramakrishna Math, Mangalore , Chirantana Charitable Trust(R), Surathkal & Vibhinna, Mangalore had jointly organized a unique cultural extravaganza, “Panchamada Inchara – Viveka Smriti”, in connection with the 150thbirthday of Swami Vivekananda on 6th and 7th of October 2012. Scores of renowned artists performed in the event. Tea, snacks and lunch were served during the event. More than 1000 people enjoyed, and the function was a grand success.
As a part of Swami Vivekananda’s 150th birth anniversary celebration we had organised Personality Development Programmes in different colleges in and around Mangalore. Around 1500 students were benifitted by the programmes.
Details of the programmes:
21-09-12, Time: 10.00 -11.30 am
Venue: Yedapadavu Vivekananda PU College,
Topic: “Your Future is in your hands” by Swami Anupamanandaji
Topic: “Personality Development” by Swami Jitakamanandaji
21-09-12, Time: 2.30 pm to 4.00 pm
Venue: Sri Dhavala College(Degree Students), Moodabidire
Topic: “Swami Vivekananda & Youth Leadership” by Swami Anupamanandaji
Topic: “Personality Development” by Swami Jitakamanandaji
22-09-12, Time: 10.30 am to 12.00 noon
Venue: Govindadasa Degree College, Surathkal
Topic: “Youth and nation-building: character as the best tool of progress” by Swami Anupamanandaji
24-09-12, Time: 3.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Venue: Karnataka College of Ayurveda
Topic: “Education for Excellence” by Swami Anupamanandaji
25-09-12, Time: 2.45 to 3.30 pm
Venue: Dr. NSAM First Grade College, Nitte
Topic: “Youth and Social Responsibility” by Swami Anupamanandaji
26-09-12, Time: 2.30 pm to 3.30 pm
Venue: Dr. NSAM First Grade College, Mangalore
Topic: “Way to success: The Vivekananda Way” by Swami Anupamanandaji
Ramakrishna Math, Mangalore , Chirantana Charitable Trust(R), Surathkal & Vibhinna, Mangalore are jointly organizing a unique cultural extravaganza, “Panchamada Inchara – Viveka Smriti”, in connection with the 150th birthday of Swami Vivekananda. Scores of renowned artists are performing in the event.
Ramakrishna Math, Mangalore conducted “Value Education Programme for Youths” on the 22nd and 23rd August 2012 for Pre-University Students. All together about 1300 students participated in the programme.
On the 22nd the programme was inaugurated by Sri S S Kamath, President, Canara High School Association, Mangalore. Sri Basti Vaman Shenoy, President, Vishwa Konkani Academy, Mangalore was the chief guest.
On the 23rd, Srimat Swami Veetabhayanandaji, a senior monk of Ramakrishna order, inaugurated the programme. Ms. Prabha Kamath, Principal, Canara P U College was the chief guest.
Prof. K Raghottama Rao (Chairaman, Manas center for training academy Bangalore) conducted the workshop on the theme – “Viveka-Ananda”.
All the participating delegates were given snacks, tea, lunch and complimentary booklets.