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Accent on role of education in moulding character of youth

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149th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda celebrated at hill-station


‘Celebrate Swami Vivekananda's 150th birth anniversary in a fitting manner'


Photo: M. Sathyamoorthy

In remembrance: School students in Udhagamandalam paying floral tributes to Josiah Goodwin, stenographer to Swami Vivekananda, on Wednesday.

Udhagamandalam: Under the aegis of the Manas Spiritual Forum, the 149th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda and National Youth Day were celebrated here on Wednesday.

Buried

It was marked by floral tributes being paid to Josiah Goodwin, stenographer to Swami Vivekananda who has been buried at the Saint Thomas Church here.

Later, at a function held in the Municipal Middle School at R.K.Puram here, the head of the Ramakrishna Math, Ooty, Swami Sugathmananda highlighted the role of education in moulding the character of youth.

He urged all sections of the society to get ready to celebrate Swami Vivekananda's 150th birth anniversary in a fitting manner.

The Managing Trustee of the Manas Spiritual Forum V.Sivadass said that a massive tree planting programme should mark the celebrations next year.

Objective

The Secretary, Public Awareness Association of Udhagamandalam, G.Janardhanan, said that the objective of education should be to put the younger generation on the right path.

The headmistress B.Radha welcomed the gathering. A tree planting programme formed part of the occasion.

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