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Brij Bhushan Goyal, Alumni Organizing Committee of SCD College, gets honored with 'Master of Creative Consciousness Award'
SCD College Alumni shine at the 5th World Poetry Conference held virtually.
Ludhiana, November 29, 2023; Brij Bhushan Goyal, Coordinator of the Organizing Committee of the Alumni Association, SCD Govt. College, Ludhiana, was honored with the Master of Creative Consciousness Award for his extraordinary example of setting up an Alumni Authors Library in his Alma Mater and for encouraging students to befriend books, in an effort to wean them away from frustration and uncertainty that could hook them to drugs.
International Academy of Ethics & Aazaad Foundation [Regd] jointly organized a very impressive 3-day virtual 5th World Poetry Conference.
Dr Jernail Singh Ananad, an Alumnus of SCD Govt College Ludhiana who also happens to be the Chairman of the International Academy of Ethics Poets said that the scholars from 30 different countries read their poems. War dominated the poetic discourse on all the three days and the proceedings were sprinkled with pain, despair, and a sense of loss – which truly represent the state of our contemporary society. But poets hoped that poetry being the Last Hope of Humanity for emancipation from anxiety, frustration.
On the inaugural function which was presided over by Dr. Jernail S. Anand, nearly 15 poets participated who represented countries like Israel, New Zealand, Greece, Mexico,Phillipines etc.
A senior academician, poet and scholar from Hyderabad, Dr. Pedapudi Rama Rao was honoured with the Academy Award in Literature.
The guests included Dr. Basudeb Chakraborti, Dr. Kalpana Purohit [Keynote Speaker] and Dr. Maja Herman Sekulic. The proceedings were curated by the Organizing Secretary, Dr. Parneet Jaggi.On the 2nd day 35 poets from different countries participated in the poetic symposium.
The three sessions were conducted by Dr. Sarita Sharma, Meenakshi Goswami and Dr. Sandhua K. Rao. On the third day, more than 50 poets participated. The three sessions had Sh. Vinod Khanna, Raj Babu Gandham, Sh. Mukul Kumar IRTS, Dr. Kul Bushan Razdan, Ibrahim Honjo and Dr. Mutiu Olawuyi in the Chair.
The moderators were: Harinder Cheema, Dr. Sushmindarjeet Kaur and Dr. Shalini Yadav. On the concluding day, Prof. Dr. Jeffrey Levett, from Greece was honoured with Academy Award in Literature and Philosophy, and he was also bestowed Fellowship of the International Academy of Ethics. A book of short stories by Principal Surindra Lal ‘Alive in the Procession of the Dead,’ was also released.