September 5, 2018
‘True independence and freedom can only exist in doing what’s right.’
On the occasion of Independence Day 15th August 2018, Manthan- Sampoorna Vikas Kendra (SVK) did not leave any stone unturned to arise patriotic feelings in the hearts of children and to share the importance of celebrating this day. Plethora of activities was conducted in Kailash Nagar Manthan SVK center, Ludhiana, Punjab on 19th August 2018 with around 2500 beneficiaries.
Sadhvi Veeresha Bharti ji welcomed our guests of honour Shri Sanjay Talwar (MLA Cogress Ludhiana), Shri Surinder Dabar (MLA Congress, Ludhiana ), Mr. Ashwani Sharma (Councillor Ward-86 (Congress, Ludhiana) , Mr. Madan Bassi (Industrialist, Mr. Suraj Udyog Ludhiana), Mr. Girdhari Lal Bassi (Industrialist, Moon Light Auto Ludhana) , Mr. Nand Kumar Jain (President D.D.Jain College, Ludhiana) , Sushil Kaura (Secretary Mahaveer International, Ludhiana) , Mr. Ganapat Rai Vig (Yog Sansthan, Ludhiana), Mr. Parveen Dang (President Hindu Sikh Jagrati Saina, Ludhiana) , Mr. Ashwani Katiyal (Industrialist, Ludhiana) , Mr. Kamal Chetly (Senior BJP Leader, Ludhiana) , Mr. Rajnish Dhiman (Secretary BJP, Ludhiana) and Mr. Dinesh Marwaha (Secretary Ramleela Commitee Daresi, Ludhiana).
During the programme, Sadhvi Tripada Bharti ji talked about the efforts of freedom fighters and their struggle as well as our responsibilities towards the society. After that, Swami Gurukirpanand ji discussed about the progress of students and their academic journey. The cultural extravagances was the heart of the program . So to arise patriotic feelings among the audience, melodious song were sung by the students to which the listeners couldn’t stop tapping their feet. Education is the key to fulfilling one’s dreams; this message was conveyed by the Manthanites through a play which in turn received a huge round of applause. Moreover, there was also an exhibition of art and craft made by our very own students, their achievements in extracurricular areas to display the holistic development of children at Manthan SVK. It is the appreciation and appraisal that drives us to move forward. So, to motivate and encourage students, prizes were distributed to the best performers.
Towards the end, children thanked their sponsors by offering handmade Thankyou cards that touched the hearts of our guests. Sadhvi Neerja Bharti ji thanked the audience for taking out time from their busy schedules and attending the function to motivate the kids. This was followed by lunch to refresh everyone. The sponsors and guests were enlightened to see the efforts of the Sansthan and promised to lend help in future as well. In all, the event was successful in arising patriotic feelings and making them realise their responsibility towards the society.