Thursday, December 31, 2009
VEDA SWADHYAYA SIBIRAM!
Pathanamthitta : The Arya Samaj has conducted a three days free training camp named `Veda Swadhyaya Sibiram’ from 25 to 27 December 2009 at Swamy Shradhanand Nagar (Amrita Vidyalayam) in Pathanamthitta district of Kerala. Renowned Arya Scholars Sri. Arya Bhaskar ji,, Raju Poonjar, Gopalakrishna Vaidik, AV Radhakrishna Vaidik, Anand Raj etc. took classes on Agnihothram, meaning and recitations of Veda manthras used for performing yagyas and various vedic topics. A commemorative function on the occasion of Swamy Shradhanand balidan divas was held on 25 Dec 2009. On behalf of Kerala Arya Prathinidhi Sabha, KM Rajan paid rich tributes to the immortal Arya Missionary Swamy Shradhand and motivated the participants to take inspiration from that great leader for propagation of vedic ideals. The official web site of Kerala Arya Prathinidhi Sabha was inaugurated by its President Sri. Raju Poonjar on 25 Dec 2009. Trainees which includes girls were initiated to upanayanam and given the sacred thread (Yagyopaveetham) and gayathri upadesh by Acharyas. Sri. TR Balachandran Nair, Vice President of Kerala Arya Prathinidhi Sabha was in charge of the camp administration and co-ordination of various functions. In the concluding session, Sri. G Sasi Kumar, Secretary of Arya Samaj Pathanamthitta expressed the gratitude to all for attending the camp and supporting the organizers for making it as a grand success.