Aum Sri Sairam
With love and reverence, members of the Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisations of Sivaganga & Ramnad District present this inaugural ceremony report on the Sri Sathya Sai Rural Vocational Training Centre, at the divine lotus feet of our beloved Swami.
In conjunction with the 95th birthday celebrations of our Swami – the Youth Wing of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organizations , Sivaganga & Ramnad Districts initiated and inaugurated the Sri Sathya Sai Rural Vocational Training Centre (SSSRVTC) on 22nd November 2020 through online platforms. The Primary objectives of the center revolved around the following key components:
- To develop communication skill sets, Computer knowledge and Tally (accounting software) proficiency amongst the youths.
- To aid and counsel the youths in attaining vocational qualities that would be beneficial in their employment pursuit which paves the path for them to lead a fulfilling and enriching life.
- To inculcate and to ingrain core human ethics along with essential doctrines of life.
Shri K.R.Suresh, Vice President SSSSO(I), TN, Shri Ramakrishna, State Coordinator and Shri Malliarjuna Rao, National Coordinator of SSSRVTC, along with Shri R.Swaminathan, District President of Sivaganga & Ramnad Districts, Youth Coordinator, devotees and trainees graciously attended and witnessed the inauguration programme.
The inaugural ceremony commenced with the formal procedure of “Aum chanting” which was followed by a bhajan. Ms. Aishwarya Swaminathan, Youth Coordinator of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisations of Sivaganga & Ramnad Districts, welcomed all dignitaries and participants who were in attendance through means of virtual online video feed. She introduced the skill development training modalities and briefed the guests about the aims of SSSRVTC, its purpose and proposed activities.
Shri Ramakrishna, State Coordinator of SSSRVTC, in his special address described the importance of skill development and appealed to every participant to partake in this training actively and consistently to reap its merits.
In his address Shri Mallikarjuna Rao, National Coordinator of SSSRVTC, extolled the initiation of SSSRVTC and explained the role and significance of the skill development centre. He also encouraged everyone to participate actively in this vocational training programme to empower their skills, ethics and values of life. He also applauded the Youth Wing of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisations of Sivaganga & Ramnad for taking this initiative and wished the center burgeoning success.
Shri K.R.Suresh, Vice President , SSSSO(I),TN in his inaugural address appreciated the efforts of the Youth wing and emphasized the values of vocational skills which is the need of the hour.
District President of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisations, Sivaganga & Ramnad Districts Shri R. Swaminathan expressed his gratitude to Bhagavan for His benevolence in presenting this opportunity to institute this beneficial service. He urged the trainees to proactively involve themselves in training and in the development courses regularly. He also introduced the resource personnel involved in this project.
The Inaugural ceremony came to a conclusion by a vote of thanks which was conveyed by Shri V. Sathyanarayanan, a youth member from the Sri Sathya Sai Seva Samithi, Karaikudi and was followed by Mangala Aarthi.