A SPIRITUAL AWAKENING: AN INTERACTIVE DISCOURSE BY MAHATAMA CHAITANYA MUNI AT DAVIET
A spiritual evening was organized here at DAVIET campus today i.e 1st September, 2016 to enlighten the faculty and students about emotional and spiritual awakening to lead a balanced life. Mahatama Chaitanya Muni Jee and Mata SatyaPriya were the spiritualists who graced the occasion.
Dr. Manoj Kumar, Principal, DAVIET welcomed the spiritualists to the Institution. He added that it was a matter of pride for the Institution to host such learned spiritualists. He counseled the students that though money is important but we should not give it the status of God incarnate. He also highlighted the importance of Vedic culture and stated that it is purely scientific. He requested Mahatma Chaitanya Muni jee to tell the students about importance of Gayatri Mantra and Mansha Parikrama Mantra
Mata SatyaPriya in her address touched upon importance of Vedic culture and the usefulness of Arya Samaj Principles in ones life. Through poetry she highlighted the deteriorating situation of the nation and urged upon all the students to be committed to take the nation forward on the path of success and development. She also emphasized the fact that Indian society is marked by social evils like caste system and said that we all have only one caste that is humanity. She motivated the students to read the biographies of revolutionaries to be inspired to do service of the nation.
Mahatama Chaitnya Muni Jee, in his spiritual discourse shared with the audience that we need to be more humane to create a just society. He highlighted that it is not money which can earn us respect and trust but the inherent qualities which set us apart from others. He advised the students to respect their parents and teachers who are the living incarnation of God almighty for them. He urged the students never to be proud, and short tempered as these lead to rash decisions. Through examples he clarified that the only way to succeed in life is to be humble, determined and hard working. He explained that Gayatri Mantra is the Guru Mantra which gives right direction to our mind. Likewise Mansha Parikrama mantra is for purifying the six directions. In the end he emphasized that we all should have faith in God because he does what is best for us all.
Principal Inderjeet Talwar in his address highlighted that we should all move according to time and accept that change is the only constant. He highlighted that we all should learn to live according to the will of God.
During the Spiritual Evening bhajans were recited and Shaniti path was conducted.
The Spiritual Evening was attended by Principal Inderjeet Talwar, Principal Ajay Sareen, Principal Ravender Sharma, Heads of various Departments of the Institution and students.
A THREE DAY WORKSHOP ON HUMAN VALUES AND PROFESSIONAL ETHICS ON MAY 23-25, 2016
A three day workshop on human values and professional ethics was organised by human values cell of the institute in association with IKG PTU Kapurthala, at DAVIET campus from May 23-25, 2016. The facilitator of the workshop was Mr. Jatindra Narula. Principal Dr. Manoj Kumar congratulated the participants on successfully attending the workshop and stated that active involvement of teachers and students with community is a must. He encouraged the human values cell of the institute to further extend their field of work. Over the course of three days the facilitator touched upon the motions of self exploration , natural acceptance, trust , love and respect. He encouraged a dialogue on all issues and tried to give solutions to the practical problems. Dr. Kanchan L. Singh Head, department of applied sciences and convener of Human values cell of DAVIET, Dr. Ashok Kumar, Dr. Sonia Chawla along with other faculty members were also present during valedictory session of the workshop.
ART OF LIVING-A HAPPINESS PROGRAM ON 07-12 MARCH, 2016
DAVIET Human Value Cell in association with “Art of Living” presented A Happiness Program on 7-12 March, 2016. Happiness program is a life skills program offered for improving the overall performance, release stress, tension, anxiety, improve relationships, enhancing creativity and communication and in developing leadership and team building skills amongst other areas of self-development. It prepares them to face all challenges that the modern world poses at the individual, social, political and economic level. Most importantly, it helps create harmony and a sense of belongingness on the university/college campus, amongst students, teachers and the management. This program is conducted across the world and over the last 36 years, millions of people get benefited from the program in India alone. In institutes such as XLRI-Jamshedpur, IMT-Ghaziabad, Symbiosis-Bangalore, this is a compulsory part of the Induction program. It is taught for credit and/or as an official health services workshop in universities such as Cornell University, Stanford University, University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Texas A&M.The most important factor responsible for its growth is ‘Sudarshan Kriya” which is gifted to this world by H.H Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.
SEMINAR ON YOGA BY YOGA EXPERT SH. R. K. SHANGHARIA, BHARAT SWABHIMAN TRUST
On 22 March, 2016 DAVIET HVC, organised a one day workshop cum seminar for the students and faculty of DAVIET in which the keynote speaker was Sh. R. K. Singharia, Bharat Swabhiman Trust. He presented few demonstrations of Yoga and with the experience of his own life, he encouraged the student and faculty of DAVIET that how beneficial the Yoga is for us.
LECTURE ON ‘MORAL VALUES AND EDUCATION’
On 21st March, 2016 the Human Values Cell of DAVIET organized a lecture on ‘moral values and education’ for the students, in which the keynote speaker and the chief guest was Rajyogi Brahmakumar Bhagwan Bhai from Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya, Maunt Abu, Rajasthan. He told that the main problem of human conflicts is the deficiency of moral values and education in society.
HAWANA YAJNA AT ARYA SAMAJ MANDIR, VIKRAMPURA, JALANDHAR
DAVIET HVC, organized a Hawana Yajna during weekly congregation at Arya Samaj, Vikrampura, Jalandhar on 7th February, 2016. The Hawana Yajna stands as an epitome of the Institution to provide quality education in consonance with the rich Arya Samaj ideals. Smt. Rekha kalia Bhardwaj, President, Arya Samaj, Vikram Pura Jalandhar, stressed upon the importance of Vedic Culture and importance of Hawan in one’s life. Sh. Ravinder K Sharma, Secretary, Arya Samaj Pratinidhi Sabha blessed all the participants and stated that DAV movement is committed to dispel the cloud of darkness by providing quality education rooted in Indian moral and cultural values. Principal Talwar, in his address stated that Vedic Mantras have a positive effect on the lives of people. Dr. Manoj Kumar, Principal, DAVIET, stated that sustainable technology should be developed which should not harm the environment.
HAVANA YAJNA FOLLOWED BY LECTURE BY DR. MARCO SARAVANJA THE FOUNDER OF REGENESYS
DAVIET organized a workshop on Emotional and Spiritual Intelligence on 27th January, 2016, aiming at providing the students the tools required for success, deepen self awareness, improve management of negative emotions, find deeper purpose of life and align it with organizational purpose. The program was inaugurated with a traditional Havana Yajna to purify mind, body and soul which was followed by two interactive sessions by Dr. Marco Saravanja the founder of Regenesys (a leading institution of management and leadership development in the world) highlighting the need of spiritually fulfilling and materially prosperous life.
‘BHAJAN & PRAVACHAN SANDHYA’
A ‘Bhajan & Pravachan Sandhya’ programme was organised at DAVIET on 26-11-2015. The Guest of honour were Mahatma Chaitanya Muni ji and Mata Satya Priya yati ji from Arya Samaaj Committee. The programme was attended by Principal Inderjeet Talwar, Mr. Ravinder Kumar Sharma, Principal Anil Nanda and other prominent dignitaries of the city including faculty & staff members of the institution. The programme was initiated by the melodies bhajanas of Rajesh Premi & Mata Satya Priya Yati ji. After this Mahatma Chaitanya Muni ji enlightened the audience with his spiritual lecture. At last Dr. Manoj Kumar expressed a warm welcome to all.
DAVIET in keeping with its commitment to provide quality technical education in consonance with the rich ideals and values of Indian culture organized an Enlightenment workshop by Brahma Kumaris on 16-09-2015. The workshop was conducted under the campaign of “Healthy and Happy Life through Values and Spirituality” and “Clean the Mind and Green the Earth” by the speaker from Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Jaipur to uplift moral values and spirituality in the the society.
A SEMINAR ON SAVE THE GIRL CHILD
The human value cell organized a seminar on “Save the Girl Child” in association with “Alfa Mahendru Foundation” here in the campus. The young and budding technocrats were enlightened about the need and importance of girls in creation of a just, responsible and civilized society. We are committed to disseminate awareness about the current situations at hand to bring about a change in the society. The seminar was attended by Dr. Iqbal Singh Former Lieutenant governor, Pondicherry, Mr. Ramesh Mahendru, Chairman Alfa Mahendru Foundation, Dr. Atima Sharma, Principal K.M.V. College Jalandhar, Dr. Kiran Arora, Principal S.D. College for women, Jalandhar and Mr. Nirmaljit, Chief Manager, PNB
EXPERT TALKS ORGANISED ON THE OCCASION OF 150th ANNIVERSARY OF THE GREAT REVOLUTIONARY LALA LAJPAT RAI
A lecture series was organized by HVC to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai of the great revolutionary. In addition to the lecture series, to promote the literature related to the great leaders, a sahitya rath had stationed for two days in the institute. The keynote Speakrs are Mr. Vijay Nadda, Sangathan Matri Vidya Bharti and Sh. Thakur Arjun Singh, Pro vice Chancellor DPS Society.
ART OF LIVING – A HAPPINESS PROGRAM
DAVIET Human Value Cell in association with “Art of Living” presented A Happiness Program
LECTURE ON IMPORTANCE OF VEDIC LIFE ORGANISED AT DAVIET
An expert lecture on the importance of Vedic life was delivered by Acharya Raju Vigyanik. The lecture series was organized by the local Arya Samaj Committee to enlighten the students about the importance of Vedas in one’s life. In attendance of the function were other prominent spiritualists like Pandit Rajesh Premi, Ms. Kusum Bhandari who also enlightened the gathering about various facets of Vedic Life.
AN ENLIGHTENMENT WORKSHOP BY BRAHMA KUMRIS
DAVIET in keeping with its commitment to provide quality technical education in consonance with the rich ideals and values of Indian culture organized an Enlightenment workshop by Brahma Kumaries. The workshop was conducted under the campaign of “Healthy and Happy Life through Values and Spirituality” and “Clean the Mind and Green the Earth” by the speaker from Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Jaipur to uplift moral values and spirituality in the society.