Samskrita Sangha of Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, V V Puram organized Bhagavad Geetha Utsava in the college premises. Dr. Y S Gayathri, renowned Sanskrit Scholar & Professor at Balaji PU College graced the occasion as chief guest.
Speaking at the occasion, Dr. Y S Gayathri said, “One of the precious gems of Indian Literature Bhagavad Geetha gives solutions for each and every problem of life. It is to be learnt & practiced by all the students of schools & colleges to establish a healthy wealthy & spiritual society.”
The program began with Veda Ghosha & Prarthana. Bhagavad Geetha shlokas were sung in Ragamaalika which opened up a new way of chanting Geetha shlokas & attracted the audience. Dance and Magic show added colour to the festival celebration. The event became more colourful when students entered the stage with beautiful costumes representing the characters of Mahabharata sush as Krishna, Arjuna, Draupadi, Rukmini etc.
Students actively participated in Quiz and other few competitions held in the festival to improve their knowledge regarding the epics. The program became more meaningful when teaching staff of the college too took part in the festival celebration by participating in the cooking competition.
As a whole Jain College students and teachers whole heartedly expressed their interest towards our culture through this festival.