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Gandhian Society (USA) along with Indian Consulate in New York holds prayer meeting to observe the 73rd martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi

The Gandhian Society (USA) along with the Indian Consulate in New York held a prayer meeting to observe the 73rd martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi at the Indian Consulate in New York on January 30, 2021.

The event was attended virtually by family members of Mahatma Gandhi – Arun Gandhi (grandson of Mahatma Gandhi), Ela Gandhi (granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi and former Member of Parliament from South Africa), and Tushar Gandhi (great-grandson of Mahatma Gandhi). The event was supported and attended by Indian Consul General Randhir Jaiswal, Deputy Consul General Shatrughan Sinha, US Lawmakers – Cory Booker, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, and Upendra Chivukula. Many other community leaders also joined to pay tributes and homage to the great legacy of Mahatma Gandhi. UN representatives Perks Ligoya (Malawi) and Rodrigo Carazo (Costa Rica) also addressed the event virtually and paid homage to Gandhi. Indian American community leaders like Padmashri H R Shah, Mukund Thakar, Deepak Shah, and Rajeev Pandya also attended the prayer meeting.

The main highlight of the event was the participation of the Gandhian Society (USA) youth volunteers who spoke about what the Mahatma and his teachings meant to them and how it has inspired them. Melodious bhajans rendered by renowned classical singer Varsha Joshi was the other major highlight.

The Gandhian Society (USA) was founded by Bhadra Butala who aims to spread the message of Mahatma Gandhi in the United States along with his team of volunteers and supporters. Team members of the Gandhian Society including Rajendar Dichpally, Mahesh Wani, Dr Deepak Naran, Gunjan Desai, Hasmukh Patel, and Shiva Kumar plan to work in order to take the message of the Mahatma to the masses in the United States by partnering with educational institutions and like-minded organizations. The organization also hopes to set up an emporium that will offer literature, Gandhian memorabilia, khadi, and handicraft products and also engage in multiple humanitarian projects both for needy communities in the United States and India.

Govt. Degree College Darhal Organizes NSS Orientation Programme.

Govt. Degree College Darhal Organizes NSS Orientation Programme.
NSS volunteers of newly established unit of GDC Darhal were provided a One Day Orientation Programme in which Principal of the College Prof. Sumanesh Jasrotia, an Ex NSS Programme Officer shared his experiences regarding National Service Scheme. In his motivational speech, he threw light on the role of NSS volunteers in adopting NSS downtrodden villages during Special Camps, awareness drives regarding Health and Hygiene, social evils prevailing in the society, Gandhian foresighted approach to take the youth in villages before their actual employment for creating awareness in the young minds regarding the various problems faced by the people living in these villages so that when they return to villages after getting jobs, they may work with zeal and dedication for improving the lives of the villagers. He also told the volunteers that NSS can act as a personality growth developer for the students because in NSS they get the golden opportunities of participation in debates, symposia, and leadership training during awareness or cleanliness drives or various cultural programmes that can act as an eye opener and the platform provided may boost the confidence of the volunteers.

Dr. Ather Aziz Raina, NSS programme officer of the college gave a detail of various activities organized by NSS unit of GDC Darhal. He said that more number of students of the college are interested to opt for NSS. They are very keen and enthusiastic to act as NSS volunteers. Speaking on the occasion Dr Ahsan senior faculty member of the college talked about the role of NSS volunteer in creating awareness in general masses regarding so many programmes related with health and hygiene. The whole programme was organized under the guidance of NSS Programme Officer Dr. Ather Aziz Raina in coordination with Dr. Asif, Dr. Riaz and Dr. Gh. Nabi. Others present on the occasion were Dr. Ahsan, Dr. Ishfaq, Mr. Zahid, Mr. Fayaz, Mr. Intekhab, Mr. Avaiz and Mr. Saddam..

Organised by ADIL Gandhian Society

Nasha Mukt Bharat Campaign at Jengjal Govt Secondary School. No.of Participants 52. Organised by ADIL Gandhian Society,Tura.Topic : Basics of Drugs and its ill effects.followed by video show.and Drawing Competition.

Camp of Immunity Booster : Udhampur

Gandhian Global Society (Indian System of Medicine) has been organised one day Camp of Immunity Booster in the premises of the Kalra College of Education Udhampur...

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Gandhian Society is located in Edison New Jersey... in the heart of Tri-State area (New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut).
We are currently working with many Gandhian NGOs and all other organizations who are inspired by Gandhiji such as America's own apostle of non-violence, Martin Luther King.

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