Photo Source: Haryana Governor Bandaru Dattatreya's Facebook account
Governor Dattatreya praises New Education Policy for emphasizing Indian culture and mother tongue
Highlights Yoga and music integration
Chandigarh, December 10, 2023: Haryana Governor Bandaru Dattatreya lauded the efforts of the Om Yog Sansthan for propagating traditional Indian cultural teachings, particularly yoga, to the masses. He stated that seeing and participating in it energizes him.
Speaking at the commemoration of the sansthan's silver jubilee Haryana Governor expressed profound admiration for the spiritually enriching gathering.
He remarked on Faridabad's transformation from an industrial city to a spiritual hub as a result of the Om Yog Sansthan's activities. Witnessing such a surreal scene filled him with immense spiritual joy.
Emphasizing the serene beauty of the Aravalli mountain range, he highlighted the region's fortune in hosting spiritual programs regularly. He commended the Sansthan's daily Vedic rituals, especially today's Samveda Yagya and Gayatri Mahayagya, for infusing the area with positive energy, not just cleansing individuals' minds and souls but also uplifting the collective spirits.
He praised Yogi Raj's life of public service and the Sansthan's ongoing efforts in education, health, yoga training, and societal initiatives. Sh. Dattatreya emphasised Yogi Raj's efforts to promote Indian yoga and culture not only in India but also internationally in countries such as the United States, Canada, Australia, and England.
He stated that the school at Om Yog Sansthan can serve as a model for our educational system and he was very pleased to witness the daughters' excellent exercise and self-defense performance.
"A direct example of the Beti Padhao-Beti Bachao mission," he added. "Every person here has enough zeal, enthusiasm, loyalty, service, and spirituality to make anyone's life better."
Governor Sh. Bandaru Dattatreya stated that the new National Education Policy, developed under the leadership of Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, focuses on the multidimensional and multi-disciplinary aspects of education and skills. It also aligns with the government's flagship initiatives like Make in India, Start-up India, Stand-up India, Skill India, Digital India, and AatmaNirbhar Bharat.
He noted the significant feature of the new education policy allowing students to pursue higher education like M.B.A., M.B.B.S., B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Ed, Engineering, and more in their mother tongue, simplifying the learning process significantly.
He concluded his speech by extending heartfelt congratulations and best wishes to Yogiraj ji and all his colleagues on organising the program and wishing them a prosperous future.
Yogiraj Swami Ramdev congratulated everyone and sent best wishes on Maharishi Swami Dayanand Saraswati's 200th birthday.
Yogacharya Omprakash of Om Yoga Sansthan Trust emphasized the importance of positive thinking and meditation for a fulfilling life.He also spoke about Swami Dayanand Saraswati's lasting influence on society and his positive outlook.