RAKSHA BANDHAN CELEBRATION
Venue: Vivekananda Kendra, kanyakumari.
No. of Participants: 180
Raksha Bandhan was celebrated in Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari on 23rd August 2021 at 10 am.
The celebration was initiated by Mann. Krishna Moorthiji, Editor of Vivekavani, VRM & VK by lighting the lamp. He quoted many examples from puranas to explain the importance of Raksha Bandhan. He concluded his speech by telling that women should be respected and protected.
Teacher Smt. Devika of VKV, Kanyakumari tied the holy thread for Mann. Krishna Moorthiji and for the lamp. Following that all the sisters tied the Rakhi for the brothers, shared sweets and got blessings. All the Kendra karyakarthas, life workers, staff of VRM, VK, NARDEP and VKV took part in this celebration.
The program was concluded by Shanthi Mantra followed by Kendra Prarthana.