Disha Report – October 2018

Orientation Programs (PDP)

The powerful introduction proved not only to be thought-provoking, but also convinced the students that the workshop was going to be unique. The 45-minute Yoga session conducted by the trained Yoga master lifted their spirits and the energy level. The group counseling sessions helped the students introspect and stressed the importance of enhancing positivity, deflecting the distractions and having right attitude towards life to reach success. The information-packed ‘Namaste India’ quiz rekindled the fire of patriotism in the minds of the students. The inspirational visuals and the interactions proved to be highly impactful and underlined the importance of contribution to the society. Then, the indoor games conveyed the importance of alertness and the power of body language. The outdoor Army games brought out their communication, leadership, decision-making and team-building skills. The final sessions highlighted on the qualities of a successful student and defined what true success is.

The workshop was well received and left the students wanting for more. From the feedback, it was heartening to note that many students are undergoing gradual transformation and thus, Disha is motivated to reach a greater number of students in the coming days.

Sl.No Institution No of Workshops No of Students
1 Sridevi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Tumkur 4 435
TOTAL 7 710

Induction Programs

A brief yoga acted as an energizer and motivated the students to include yoga as a part of their lifestyle. The ‘Reach the Sky’ program focused on higher level of self-awareness, developing a growing mindset, strengthening of character and leading an aspirational life through interactions, stories and activities. ‘Namaste India’ quiz excited the participants and uncovered their buried patriotism that reached its peak. The sitting games tested the mental alertness of the students. The Audio-Visual Interaction inspired the students to contribute more to the society and experience the joy of giving.

The feedback received was extremely encouraging and the students as well as the faculty members appreciated the uniqueness of the program. Disha aims to conduct more such induction programs and be instrumental in giving a memorable start to their college life.

Sl.No Institution No of Workshops No of Students
1 RV Institute of Management 2 150
TOTAL 2 150

Special Programs

On the occasion of 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, Disha conducted a special 2-hour activity-based program ‘SwachchSoch’at Acharya Bangalore B-School, Andrahalli.

The objective of the program was to drive home the importance of purity in thought, purity in words and purity in action, the takeaway message being – Strong Values towards Strong Nation.

The program began with an Honesty Test, which helped the students evaluate their honesty quotient. This was followed by a brief talk on Mahatma Gandhi as an inspiring leader. The motivational videos on consequences of copying and abiding by traffic rules captivated the interest of the audience. The session ended with a debate on SwachchSoch.

Sl.No Institution No of Workshops No of Students
1 Acharya Bangalore B-School, Andrahalli 1 100
TOTAL 1 100