Christmas Eve Celebrated by Giving Back to School Children
On the auspicious occasion of Christmas Eve, a beautiful program at the Parmarth Vidya Mandir School, Prakash Bharti, Rishikesh, a project of the Divine Shakti Foundation, and a Swarovski WaterSchool project, in partnership with the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance, was held where warm sweaters and fruits were given to all children.
His Excellency HARIS SILAJDŽIĆ, Former President and Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina and his wife Selma Muhedinovic-Silajdzic joined Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji – Muniji and Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji as well as divine souls Dr Ramanbhai Patel and his wife Shakuntalaben of the India Heritage Research Foundation, Canada and volunteers and members of the Parmarth family from all over the world. The special Guest of Honour was Premchand Aggarwal MLA Rishikesh who was welcomed by all and honoured for his leadership.
Veterinarians and doctors from the recently completed dogs camp at Parmarth Niketan, Sofi, Olga, Victoria and Elena were specially honoured for their beautiful services to make the Rishikesh Animal Rescue project a great success.
During the event, all students raised their hands in a pledge to keep their school, their homes and their neighborhoods clean and green, and enthusiastic slogans were chanted of a Swachh Vidyalaya, Swachh Bharat.