Train the Trainers Program - Report

Train the Trainers Program – Report

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

We take pleasure in informing you that DISHA conducted a well-appreciated Train the Trainer program on 4th and 5th June 2016 at Rashtrothana Parishat, Chamrajpet. The training program saw an enthusiastic participation from 35 people, from a diverse background right from software professionals to homemakers, from different parts of Karnataka such as Bengaluru city, Belagavi, Tiptur, Gulbarga, Chickballapur, Vijayapur, Koppala and Bengaluru Rural.  The participants were sensitized towards need for an organization like Disha,which creates awareness among youth on country, culture and personality development based on values.  During the training, the participants were made to experience “Mock Disha” workshop that we generally conducted for students. The rest of the training program […]

Vivekananda Jayanthi 2016 - Report of Inter-collegiate competitions

Vivekananda Jayanthi 2016 – Report of Inter-collegiate competitions

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Namaste, DISHA is happy to update you about the overwhelming response we received for the 9th Annual Vivekananda Jayanthi Celebrations Grand Finale. On January 27th, Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women (MLACW) and DISHA jointly organized inter-collegiate competitions on account of Swami Vivekananda Jayanthi. The competitions included “My action plan for the holistic development of a student” a presentation by teachers and three competitions for students namely a speech on “Transforming Indians to Transform India”,dumb charades on topic India and Group song (patriotic theme).   The day started with an invocation prayer by the students of MLACW followed by lighting of the lamp by dignitaries. A brief introduction about DISHA […]



Monday, January 25th, 2016

Disha is a non-profit social initiative (started in 2005) that aims to provide holistic education through imparting values. Disha endeavors to guide and catalyse young minds to carry forward the rich and glorious legacy of our motherland. Disha conducts Personality Development Programs for students by boosting the physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual quotients through One day workshop which focus on KNOW YOURSELF, KNOW YOUR COUNTRY and KNOW YOUR CULTURE.. Disha is celebrating Vivekananda Jayanthi Celebrations since 8 years with an intention of spreading the message of Swami Vivekananda to the youth of this country. This year DISHA celebrated in a unique way by reaching out to institutions to conduct […]

Vivekananda Jayanthi : Inter Collegiate Competitons – 2015

Friday, March 27th, 2015

Date : Jan 16, 2015 Time : 10:30am – 2:00pm MLACW in association with DISHA conducted Inter-Collegiate competitions for students of UG and PG courses. There was an overwhelming response from the student community with 36 students from over 20 colleges participating in the speech competition and 65 teams(130 students) from 20 colleges participating in the collage contest. Speaking on the topic “What it means to be a Hero?”, students exhibited a remarkable ability to articulate their thoughts with clarity and creativity.  The whole audience felt that the youth have the right heroes in their mind amidst the celebrities. The collage contest saw myriad ideas presented on the topic “INDIA […]

2-day National Conference on Value Initiatives in Institutions of Higher Learning: Key to Youth Empowerment.

2-day National Conference on Value Initiatives in Institutions of Higher Learning: Key to Youth Empowerment.

Friday, March 27th, 2015

DISHA Charitable Trust for Value Initiatives, a non-profit social initiative headquartered at Bengaluru and Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women (MLACW), Malleswaramconducteda 2- day national conference on “Value Initiatives in Institutions of Higher Learning: Key to Youth Empowerment.”The conference was held on 3rd and 4th February, 2015 at MLACW and Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru. The photos of the conference  HIGHLIGHTS OF THE CONFERENCE H.E.Vajubhai Vala, The Governor of Karnataka inaugurated the conference Rev. Swami Atmapriyanandaji Maharaj gave the keynote address for the program Sri.Anant Kumar, Hon. Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers has sent a message for the conference to be successful 12 Vice Chancellors were an active […]

DISHA Workshops for Final Year Students of Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

We are very happy to inform you about the workshops that we had since last 10 days. DISHA organized 6 one-day workshops for all the final year students of Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women starting from July 3 to July 10. We are very happy that the way students received the message and many even took an oath to change their life after the same. Every day started with a song, followed by a yoga session which included basic asanas, pranayama and dhyana which will boost student’s physical and spiritual quotients. This was followed by counselling session where students became emotionally strong and got a positive attitude towards life. […]


Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

  Values are the core that holds together an individual and a system of education as enunciated by Swami Vivekananda. This is the need of the hour for empowering the youth of India and  was the conclusive point reiterated by the participants of the one-day state-level conference on “Empower Youth – Empower Nation through Value Initiatives.” This conference held on 12/02/14 was jointly organized by Department of Management Studies of Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women, Malleswaram and DISHA, a non-profit social initiative, to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. The keynote address was delivered by Prof. Dr. K. Subramanian, Pro-Vice Chancellor of S-VYASA Yoga University Bangalore and […]

Interactive Session on Mar 2,2014 at Krishna Degree College, Near Vidyapeeta

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

GOOD DAY Had a nice interactive session at Sri Krishna Degree College for around 75 students on BE GOOD AND DO GOOD. Eventhough the students were less interactive, their faces showed interest in being good and contributing something to the society. Hope the students will take the message forward and will initiate some positive change in society.. All the very best Thanks to the students , lecturers and management

Report of DISHA Activities July-September 2013

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Please conduct these workshops more often!  We want to become volunteers in DISHA! These were some of the most common statements that we received as feedback from the students participating in the DISHA workshops, giving us the satisfaction that we had indeed managed to touch the hearts of our young audience.  July to September 2013 was an enriching experience for us at DISHA. Around 1000 final year graduate and post-graduate students from various city colleges belonging to the Arts, Science, Commerce and Management streams participated in the 1-day value education workshops organized by DISHA. The colleges included Ammanni College, MLA AHL, MES Mgmt Institute, KLE(Post-graduate and Management), Sheshadripuram College and […]

VIVEKANANDA JAYANTHI (150th Birth Anniversary) – Report

Monday, September 30th, 2013

On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, DISHA organized an 1.5hr interactive sessions in 16 colleges reaching out students to develop social responsibility in students. The sessions focused on “Student Social Responsibility”. We got a great response from both the college management and students. It’s nice to know many of the youth want to contribute in some way or the other to the society. The students were questioned on the positives and negatives in the society and people responsible for the same. It was highly interactive. Finally, at the end of the interaction, they realized that their participation is also important in the betterment of the society. […]