Ramakrishna Mission, Digboi conducted a Youth Convention, in connection with Azadi Ka Amritmahotsav in the light of Swami Vivekananda on 7 August 2022. 160 youths from about 13 different Schools and Colleges of Digboi Township and adjacent areas participated in the programme.
Shrimat Swami AchyuteshanandaJi Maharaj, Trustee Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, Belur math and Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Narottam Nagar, Arunachal Pradesh took the Presidential Chair. Swami Vedasarananda, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission, Dibrugarh and Smt. Barnali Hazarika, Vivekananda Vidyalaya H S School Digboi, were present as guests of honour.
“Swadesh Mantra” of Swami Vivekananda was chanted by all the students. A strong motivational letter of Swami Vivekananda to his disciple Allasinga Perumal was read before the audience. The participating students started their performance which included inspiring speech, singing of solo/group patriotic songs, performing a short motivational drama on religious harmony in India, inspirational dances and a Yoga show. In between a Guided Meditation was also conducted by Swami Vedasarananda and the respective guests also shared their thoughts on the above to inspire the youths of Digboi in the Character and Nation building programme as envisioned by Swami Vivekananda.