Sunday, January 25, 2015

Talk on Gandhian Values at Sri Sai College of Dental Surgery, Vikarabad 23 January 2015

Sri Prasad delivered a talk at Sri Sai College of Dental Surgery, Vikarabad on 23 January 2015.

Dr. A. Jayakumar organized the programme.  About 300 Students and Faculty from the college attended the programme and listened to Sri Prasad attentively.

Farmers' Training on Sustainable Agriculture, Burujugadda

VASORD organized a three day training for progressive farmers from villages of Rangareddy District on 21-23 January 2015 at Burujugadda.  30 Farmers participated in the event.  The Programme was organized by VASORD with the supprot of ATMA, Rangareddy District.  The Asst. Director of Agriculture, Rajendranagar and his team conducted the Programe.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Dr. Sugan Barant's visit to Open Air Jail Cherlapalli

Several activities were taken up in Open Air Jail (Prisoners' Agricultural Colony) Cherlapalli, Hyderabad for the welfare and transformation of the inmates of the prison.  An ECG camp was conducted for the Prisoners.

Monday, August 5, 2013

VASAVI CLUB supports education of Rural Children

VASAVI Club members from Hyderabad visited Burujugadda and distributed note books to about 50 students from Rangareddy and Mahaboobnagar Districts on August 4, 2013..  As part of Club's Education Support program this support was extended at a Function at Burujugadda, Pedashapur village, Shamshabad Mandal, Rangareddy District, organized by Gandhi King Foundation and Vasavya Society for Rural Development.  Gandhi King Foundation launched Sarvodaya Yuva Vahini which is a Youth Wing of Gandhian movement and organized several youth camps on Gandhian ideals.  GKF sponsored about 50 youth and children to attend Youth Camps in New Delhi, Sevagram and Jammu & Kashmir.

Vasavya Society for Rural Development (VASORD) initiated a Development Process in Burujugadda and villages around in Rangareddy District and in Farukhnagar Mandal of Mahaboobnagar.  Social Mobilization, Community Organization, Thrift and Credit, Income Generation and other programs were undertaken in about 50 villages.  With enhanced incomes parents wanted education for their children.  VASORD started Vasavya Vidyalayam, a school for education of the children.  Burujugadda stands as a shining example of a development work of 25 years.

VASAVI Club provided note-books for children of Burujugadda and other villages.  A team lead by Dr. Ravikanth, Ravi Prasanna and others visited Burujugadda.

Friday, August 2, 2013

Prasad's talk on Gandhi's Communication Skills

Sri Prasad gave a talk on Gandhi's Communication Skills on 13 October, 2012 during the Gandhi Literature Festival organized by Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti in New Delhi from 4-14 October 2012.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Dental Camp at Open Air Jail Cherlapalli

A dental Camp was organized at Open Air Jail, Cherlapalli on 24 July 2013.  This Camp was organized in continuation to the Dental Check up done on 18 July.  Mobile Dental Unit of Army Dental College, Secunderabad conducted the Camp.  Dr. J. Kranthi organized this camp with a team of Dental specialists.

Talk on Relevance of Gandhi to Students of Kamala Nehru Polytechnic College for Women

Kamala Nehru Polytechnic College for Women organized a talk on 'Present Day Society and Relevance of Gandhi for their students on 19 July 2013.  Sri Prasad gave the talk to the 300 students and faculty.  The two-hour program focused on the essentials of Gandhian Philosophy - SARVODAYA, SWARAJ, SWADESHI AND SATYAGRAHA.  Sri Prasad initiated a dialogue with the students on the present day situation in the society from the eyes of the young generation.  They outlined the problems of present day society as they see it - Corruption, growing Violence, Environmental Pollution, Apathy of the public servants, people's representatives etc.  Sri Prasad explained that Mahatma Gandhi understood present day problems some 100 years ago and offered solutions.  He said that we have gone into a Greed Mode of society - with my welfare as the central point rather that the WELFARE OF ALL as the focal point.  Young generation should work for removing these constraints and work for a society based on Truth and Nonviolence.

The Program was organized by Ms. Chandrakala, Principal and Ramani, Librarian of Kamala Nehru Polytechnic College for Women, Exhibition Grounds, MJ Road, Hyderabad.  The students had a great inquisitiveness and keen on participating in social change activities.