Gpc organised an Extension lecture on Teachings of Swami Vivekananda ji on National Youth Day, 12th January,2023
Date: 13 January 2023
Amrish Kumar Anand, Doraha
Mandi Gobindgarh,Rural Entrepreneurship Development Cell and SES-REC of Gobindgarh Public College, Alour(Khanna)in collaboration with Mahatma Gandhi National Council for Rural Education (MGNCRE),Ministry of Education,Govt.of India organised an Extension lecture on Teachings of Swami Vivekananda ji to celebrate National Youth Day : Swami Vivekananda's Birthday on 12th January,2023 to celebrate Student Self Help Group (SSGHs)Month January,2023.Dr. Neena Seth Pajni,Principal of Gobindgarh Public College,Alour (Khanna)was the resource person of the Seminar.She explained Why do we celebrate it on Swami Vivekananda's Birthday?History of National Youth Day,significance to youth and nation.Principal Dr.Neena Seth Pajni said India celebrates National Youth Day every year on January 12 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda,who was one of the most prominent philosophers, monks,and thinkers of the country.Also known as Yuva Diwas, this day was first declared as National Youth Day in 1984 by the government to pay tribute and honour the teachings of Vivekananda and his achievements on the global stage put India's name on the map.It helped in reviving India's image as a land of spirituality.He was immensely focused on harnessing the potential of youth. He played a key role in inspiring the young generation against the British to attain independence. Nodal Officer,Prof.Rajesh Kumar welcomed and thanked the resource person and all those who were present in the extension lecture.