Viveka Vikasa - Teachers Program in April 2018

Viveka Vikasa – Teachers Program in April 2018

Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Teachers Enrichment Workshop “Prerana” on the theme “Journey from teacher to Guru” was organized by the team for the Teachers of Gonikoppa School, Kodagu district on 3rd April 2018 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. 21 teachers participated and have resolved to adapt the learning lessons from the workshop in their teaching profession.

Viveka Vikasa - Student Programs in April 2018

Viveka Vikasa – Student Programs in April 2018

Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Life Skills and Values workshop for students in Mysore – 2nd April A full-day students workshop was conducted on Life Skills and Values in Prerana Camp organized by Shreyas, Tejas and Ojas trust, Mysore on 2nd April 2018 from 10:30am to 5:00pm. 78 talented students, who are getting trained to take competitive exams, participated actively in the workshop. The students were passionate to learn and enjoyed the workshop. Life Skills and Values workshop for students in Bagepalli – 19th April A half-day workshop was conducted on Life Skills and Values for participants of residential camp organized by Grama Vikasa in Bagepalli on 19th April 2018 from 10:45am to 1:45pm. Around […]

BSVP - Certification Course - Executive Summary

BSVP – Certification Course – Executive Summary

Sunday, May 6th, 2018

The photos of the sessions can be viewed by clicking here Session 19 – Date: April 26 -Future India – the students presented their dream of future India through a collage which was followed by an eye opening lecture by Rajesh Padmar on Vision India 2025 Session 18 – Date: April 19 – Leadership Lessons from Indian Perspective – The session started with connecting the types of leadership with the Greatest leader of all times Krishna.this was followed by the activities depicting the qualities to be possessed by a successful leader. The session ended with the talk on leadership lessons from Bhagavat Gita.   Session 17 – Date April 12 […]

Report of 2-day residential program conducted by DISHA at Prashanti Kuteeram

Report of 2-day residential program conducted by DISHA at Prashanti Kuteeram

Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Youngsters listening with rapt attention to an elderly Yogi. Waking up at dawn and saluting the rising sun through yogasanas. Dancing with an ecstasy born out of an intense experience of Krishna bhakti. Voluntarily falling at the feet of elders to seek their blessings. Taking a vow to lead the rest of their lives in keeping with the precepts of Dharma. Did reading this make you imagine a setting of disciples in an ashram in ancient times? Well, we’re sorry to disrupt that fantasy, but we must explain that this, is actually, a bird’s eye view of DISHA’s 2-day residential program held in March 2018 ! At 2 pm on […]

Disha Success Story : Blossoming from within

Disha Success Story : Blossoming from within

Friday, May 4th, 2018

Mallesh, a 10th std. student studying in Kengeri government high school had a drastic change in his life after he went through our Disha – VivekaVikasa Life skills and value sessions in their school when he was in 9th std. In one of our session which focused on “Family Values,” many students  were in tears by the end of the class and Mallesh was touched so much that, he came and prostrated to us saying you all have changed my way of thinking. The same day he apologized to his parents for the mistakes he had done till now and also promised that he will take good care of his […]

Success Story - Prajwal Kumar - Spark of Volunteerism

Success Story – Prajwal Kumar – Spark of Volunteerism

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Inspired from the Regular Ongoing session by Disha – Viveka Vikasa in Mookambika school, a student, Prajwal Kumar who is now pursuing his 2nd PUC commerce in Kumarans college, decided to give back something to the society. The seva activities through which he is contributing to our motherland from past 2 months are 1) Taught in orphanage for children during their exam preparation time. 2) Helped in preparing content for summer camps 3) Conducted summer camps in government schools 4) Helped in data entry for building contact base of students 5) Made videos for NGO’s and institutions. 6) Covered around 20 schools and 15 apartments for “Give Paper Back” campaign – […]

Mangal Pandey - First Spark of Indian Independence

Mangal Pandey – First Spark of Indian Independence

Friday, April 27th, 2018

                          Mangal Pandey, (born July 19, 1827, Akbarpur, India—died April 8, 1857, Barrackpore), Indian soldier, whose attack on British officers on March 29, 1857, was the first major incident of what came to be known as the Indian, or Sepoy, Mutiny (First War of Independence). Pandey was born in a town near Faizabad in what is now eastern Uttar Pradesh state in northern India, although some give his birth place as a small village near Lalitpur (in present-day southwestern Uttar Pradesh). He was from a high-caste Brahman landowning family that professed strong Hindu beliefs. Pandey joined the army […]

Encourage Youth To Vote

Encourage Youth To Vote

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Youth are the assets of any country and their role towards nation-building cannot be ignored. And in a democratic country like India, it becomes all the more important for the young people to know their rights and duties well and also to participate in the democratic process. Exercising one’s franchise is one of the most important aspects of a representative democracy. India is world’s largest democracy and also home to the world’s largest youth population. However, not every youth is inclined to cast the ballot. Call it apathy, ignorance, or disenchantment, but a major chunk of our young population has lost trust in the political process. A series of money-laundering […]

Self Awareness - Importance and steps to enhance

Self Awareness – Importance and steps to enhance

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Introduction We usually identify our existence with our position in society, our friends and family, the needs and desires of our body, and the emotional and intellectual expressions of our mind. For example: We might say ‘I am a student studying economics, I have three sisters and live in London’. We rarely take the time to contemplate the real nature of our existence; to ask the question, “Who am I?” Self awareness is about learning to better understand why you feel what you feel and why you behave in a particular way. Once you begin to understand this concept you then have the opportunity and freedom to change things about […]

Virabhadrasana - Step by step with benefits

Virabhadrasana – Step by step with benefits

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Virabhadra is a mythological character created by Lord Shiva, and this pose derives its name from there. The Virabhadrasana I is an asana honoring the feats of a legendary warrior. Hence, it is also called the Warrior 1 pose. This asana is considered to be one of the most graceful postures in yoga, and it adds a whole lot of beauty to the workout. Duration: 20 seconds on each leg Repetitions: 1 Strengthens: Ankles, Thighs, Shoulders, Calves, Arms, Back Stretches: Ankles, Navel, Groin, Thighs, Shoulders, Lungs, Calves, Thorax, Neck How To Do The Virabhadrasana 1. Stand erect and spread your legs about three to four feet apart. Your right foot should be in the […]

Sadguru Jaggi Vasudev - Pursuit of Life

Sadguru Jaggi Vasudev – Pursuit of Life

Friday, April 27th, 2018
Dr.Prakash Baba Amte - Light to the tribes

Dr.Prakash Baba Amte – Light to the tribes

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Have you ever wondered whether it is possible for a kid to play with a python around his neck or a grown up to feed a leopard and other animals of the wild? Yes, it is possible at ‘Animal Ark’, Hemalkasa, home to Dr Prakash Baba Amte and his family and a haven to all the wild animal orphans of the region. The selfless efforts and the outpour of love and care from Dr Prakash Amte and his wife Dr Mandakini Amte has shown that man and animal can indeed live together as family members.  How did Dr. Prakash Baba Amte’s ‘Animal Ark’ happen? It all began in the 70’s when the doctor duo […]