Puri, India: The people of holy city of Puri welcomed Dr. S. K. Dash, Chairman and Chancellor, Jagadguru Kripalu University (JKU) who organized a grand book launch event of the new book written by H.H. Swami Mukundananda.
The event began by the lighting of the lamp by Dr. S. K. Dash, H.H. Swamiji, and Dr. Kishan Lal Bhartia, popular industrialist of Odisha and Board Member of JKU.
Dr. S. K. Dash spoke about the vision of JKU that has been established to offer world-class education and avenues to students aspiring to build great careers for becoming global leaders of the future. He further emphasized the need of the hour and how through knowledge we can elevate ourselves and build a glorious future founded on holistic education.
H.H. Swamiji spoke on the importance of the life lessons of the Bhagavad Gita. His new book “Bhagavad Gita – The Song of God (A commentary by Swami Mukundananda)” was unveiled on this grand event.
Dr.Kishan Lal Bhartia, Board Member JKU shared his experience with Swamiji and expressed his gratitude to everyone who are helping to build the University.
The audience participated in the Aarti of Radha Krishna and soulful bhajans sung by H.H. Swamiji.
Following COVID guidelines, the event was attended by eminent dignitaries from in and around the city. The grand success of this event was marked by the attendance and cheer of the very enthusiastic audience who were looking forward to this JKU event.
Among the other highlights of this 2-day event was the beach walk and sankirtan with Swamiji at a nearby resort the next morning. Many who follow the online events of JKYog had registered for this event and attended the event with great enthusiasm.