Concluding Ceremony of Golden Jubilee of Divyayan(1969-2019) was organized from 22nd to 30th September 2019. During these 9 days a series of programme including Mantra Diksha, Dharma Sabha, National Seminar, Bhajan Sandhya, Chhau Dance, folk dance and song of Jharkhand, Bhagwat Katha were organized with great grace and grandeur.
The celebration was started with the arrival of Most Revered Vagishananda ji Maharaj, Vice-president, Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math, Howrah. On 22nd September, 84 (male -45, female -39) devotees received mantra diksha from Most Revered Vagishananda ji Maharaj.
The concluding ceremony of Golden Jubilee of Divyayan and Annual Celebration was inaugurated on 23rd September, 2019 by Most Revered Vagishananda ji Maharaj and the Chief Guest of the Occasion Smt Draupadi Murmu, Hon’ble Governor of Jharkhand in the gracious presence of Sri D. K. Tiwari, Chief Secretary of Govt. of Jharkhand, Revered Swami ShashanakanadaJi Maharaj, Rev. Swami Atmavidanandaji Mahraj, Rev. Swami Satydevananda Ji Maharaj. A souvenir under the name “Swarnim Prabaha” was released to mark the event. In the afternoon session a public meeting was organized on the topic “Ramakrishna Vabandolan in the context of Bihar and Jharkhand”. In the evening session, a Bhajan Sandhya was organized in which Rev. Swami Shivadhisanandaji, presented melodious Bhajans which kept the audience enchanted.
24th September, 2019 was observed as Sri Maa Sarada Devi Diwas. To mark the event, reunion of ex-trainees of Divyayan was organized in morning session involving around 350 ex-trainees. The chief guest of the occasion was Sri Mahesh Poddar, Hon’ble MP and a renowned enterpriser of Ranchi. Other distinguished guests were Sri Jay Nigam, AGM, NABARD. In the afternoon session a public meeting was organized on the topic “Sab Kee Maa Sach Kee Maa Sarada” in which Rev Swami Shashankananda, Rev. Swami Somdevananda, Rev. Swami Satyadevananda and Dr. M. K. Jamuar, Vice Chancellor of Raksha Shakti University spoke on the topic beautifully in their deliberation. In the evening session, delightful Chhau Dance was presented by the artists from the Purulia West Bengal.
On 25th and 26th September, 2019, a National Seminar was organized on “Regeneration of Rural India” in which Rev. Swami Atmapriyananda, Vice Chancellor, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute; Rev. Swami Nikhileshwarananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission, Rajkot; Rev. Swami Atmavidananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission, Visakhapatnam; Dr. R. S. Kureel, Vice Chancellor, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi; Dr. S. S. Singh, Director, ATARI-Kolkata presented their deliberation on the topic. Many Scientists, Research Scholars and students presented their paper on different pre-define theme.
In morning sessions from 23 to 25 September around 2000 participants participated in different aforesaid programmes and took lunch Prasad.
In the evening session of 25th September, 2019, a public meeting was organized on the topic “Vishwa Vijaee Swami Vivekananda” in which Rev Swami Nikhileshwarananda Ji Maharaj and Sri Sarad Vivek Sagar, CEO of Dexterity Global. He is enlisted in the Forbes 30 under 30 list and one of the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Next Century Innovators spoke on the topic beautifully in their deliberation. In the evening session, delightful folk song and dance programme was presented by the artists from, Jharkhandi Lok Nritya and Sangeet Vikash Kendra, Chutia, Ranchi.
From 26th to 30th September, Bhagwat Katha is being presented by Swami Guneshananda, Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh.
Six pairs of running trophy have been instituted to organize block level football tournaments in three blocks of Ranchi district viz Angara, Burmu and Bero among the members of our Vivekananda Seva Sanghas(VSS) and one Panchayet level Mahila football tournament among the members of Nivedita Mahila Seva Kendra, formed as a part of 150th celebration of Nivedita’s birth day and one to organize district level yoga competition among the students of 65 village level coaching centres and one for the top two coaching centres judged on the basis of certain parameters running by the VSS. These competitions will be organized annually.
In afternoon sessions from 23 to 25 September around 800 participants participated in different aforesaid Public Meetings(Dharma Sabha).
In evening sessions from 23 to 25 September around 1800 participants participated in different aforesaid Cultural Programmes.