On the occasion of Maha Shivratri a special program was organised by Brahma Kumaris Chandigarh at Rajyoga Bhawan, Sector 33-A on Monday, 4th March 2019 in the morning. After the murli class Prabhat Pheri was organised to spread the message of baba with contingent of 1500 BKs walking around 4 km in the city.
After that a beautiful programme of Felicitation of some dignitaries of the city was there followed by Flag Hoisting of Shiv Baba.
Hon’ble Justice Mrs. Daya Chaudhary, Punjab & Haryana High Court was the Chief Guest of the event.
In the evening a public program was organised in which around 500 souls received the message of Spiritual Significance of MahaShivRatri
Guests on Stage:
Mr. Manoj Parida, IAS- Adviser to the Administrator, Chandigarh
Mrs. Manoj Parida- Wife of Adviser to the Administrator, Chandigarh
Sh. Saurabh Misha, IAS- Additional Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh
BK Amir Chand- Director, North Zone
BK Uttra Didi- Director, Chandigarh Circle
PRESS NOTE FROM BRAHMAKUMARIS, SECTOR 33, CHANDIGARH
Brahmakumaris mark Shivratri
with message of peace, harmony
Eminent citizens of region honoured, as stress is laid on purity of soul at day-long event; awareness programmes that had started a month ago conclude with a 3-km walk at the Brahmkumaris Centre
Chandigarh Shivratri is not a festival that we can celebrate a single day in a year at out places of worship. It is a concept and connection with all-supreme god that continues all through our lives, with this though, Brahmkumaris celebrated the festival of Shivrari at its regional centre on Monday. The day also marked the conclusion of month-long programmes for Shivratri by the Brahmakumaris in Chandigarh and the surrounding region.
The programmes saw 25 centres of the organization and around 1,000 people associated with these, called Brahmkumaris, spread the message of Shiv Baba. On Monday early morning, around 1,500 Brahmakumaris marched through Sectors 32 and 33 for around 3km with the message of Shiv.
At the Rajyoga Bhawan in Sector 33, a small function was organized to honour prominent personalities like Dr Pam Rajput, former chairperson, high-level Committee on the Status of Women, Government of India; Paramjit Singh, director, Regional Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Chandigarh; Ram Kumar Garg, founder, Second Innings Association (SIA),Chandigarh. Others honoured were renowned social worker and RTI activist, Dr Sanjeev Kamboj, president & founder, Udham, NGO, Chandigarh; Sadhna Sanger, president, ‘WE’, a group of women artists in Chandigarh and Dr Anuradha Sharma, founder, Humari Kaksha, Chandigarh.
Brahmkumari Bhrata Amir Chand, national vice-person, social wing, Brahma Kumaris director, Brahma Kumaris north zone, said, “We need to lay stress on understanding the real meaning of devotion and the power of Shiv. Love and tolerance are virtues that stay forever.”
Rajyoga meditation session held
In the evening, another function was held to meditate on the teachings of Shiv where UT adviser Manoj Parida was the chief guest with MC additional commissioners Saurabh Mishra and Anil Kumar Garg as the guest of honour. All dignitaries agreed that peace was the way forward for the world and the Brahmakumaris was doing a good job in this direction. Brahma kumari Neha conducted a 10-minute Rajyoga mediation session for all present. This was well-appreciated by the audience.