BIRTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS OF SWAMI
Swami Vivekananda Ratha Yatra, organized by the Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad to commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda reached Rajahmundry on 3rd December 2012. Devotees gave a grand welcome to the chariot at Kotipalli Bus stand. From there to our Math a procession was held. In this procession nearly ten thosdand students, many devotees, citizens, VIPs, Sri R. Surya Prakash Rao, M.L.A, Sri Ravi Kumar Murthy, S.P. Rajahmundry Urban District, Prof. George Victor, Vice, Chancellor, Nannaya University and others participated.
For visitors to visit this chariot it was placed at Anam Kalakendram from 3rd December to 7th December. During these five days many cultural activities were conducted at Anam Kalakendram.
NATIONAL YOUTH DAY
National Youth Day was observed on 12.01.2013. The statue of Swami Vivekananda near Kambala Tank was garlanded by Sri Routhu Surya Prakasha Rao, MLA Rajahmundry. Youth, Students, Devotees participated in this programme.
In the backdrop of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, District level Competitions were conducted by the Ramakrishna Math in November 2013, in which 3359 students participated. Students were awarded prizes.
150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda Events
As part of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration of Swami Vivekananda the Ramakrishna Math Rajahmundry conducted the following events form October 2013 to February 2014.
1.Inter college competitions on the Life and Teachings of Swami Vivekananda,
3.Blood Donation Camp
4.Inauguration of Viveka Yajnam Vehicle – An awareness vehicle – about the 150th Birth Anniversary.
5.Events: Essay Writing (English & Telugu), Power Point Presentations, Quiz, Painting.