Prez Kovind to inaugurate Intl Gita Mahotsav: Pillar for spreading Gita message globally
Source : NewsBharatiDate : 25-Nov-2017
Kurukshetra, November 25: Srimad Bhagavad Gita is the ultimate guide to humanity through the philosophy of – Karma – Selfless Work but also the base of whole universe. To spread this message globally ‘International Gita Mahotsav’ has been organized on the occasion of Gita Jayanti.
This whole session will be live streamed as well.
Starting from today the Mahotsav will wrap up on December 3. This Programme will be inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind. Mauritius is the partner country and Uttar Pradesh as partner state. According to Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar , the President would also inaugurate an international seminar on Gita at the Kurukshetra University campus. “About 25-30 lakh people are likely to participate in the Mahotsav this year as against 20 lakh last year,” he said. Khattar said that people from 35 countries participated in Gita Mahotsav last year. This year, we are expecting more people.
There are many events to be carried during this Mahotsav like global holy chants of Gita, Light and Sound show, Bhajans evenings, Aartis, Procession, international whole Gita chants by 18000 students, traditional dances like Ras leelas and regional dance connected with Gita.