Mama, 59 years old and the oldest chimpanzee and the matriarch of the famous chimpanzee colony of the Royal Burgers Zoo in Arnhem, the Netherlands, was gravely ill. Jan Van Hooff (emeritus professor behavioral biology at Utrecht University and co-founder of the Burgers colony) who has known Mama since 1972, visited her in the week before she died of old age in April 2016.
Vivekananda Kendra Gratefully Remembers and Invites the Hundreds and T
Vivekananda Kendra Ludhiana celebrated Universal Brotherhood day at Victoria Public School, Dehlon for the students of class 10, 11th and 12th. A lecture of teachings of Swami Vivekananda was delivered as part of celebration. There was another program in Khalsa Girls college of Ludhiana, appx 100 students participated in the program. A lecture of teachings of Swami Vivekananda was delivered.
स्मारक के निर्माण में भारतभर से इतने लोगों का सहयोग रहा कि इसका उद्घाटन कार्यक्रम 2 सितम्बर 1970 से प्रारम्भ होकर दो महीना चलता रहा। भारत के लोगों ने एक होकर इस स्मारक का सफलतापूर्वक निर्माण किया। इस भव्य स्मारक का निर्माण सघन सम्पर्क के कारण हो सका, इसलिये इसके 50वे वर्ष में यह सोचा गया कि ‘एक भारत विजयी भारत’ शीर्षक के अन्तर्गत राष्ट्रव्यापी सम्पर्क किया जाये।
One day I asked the kids to chant Rama Nama for getting rain. We chanted Sri. Rama Jeyam with that intention. Really there was rainfall in the evening. We were all happy and enjoyed the rain. The next day a girl named Ushakavi recalled that and insisted me to chant Mantra to get rain. Her faith made me happy.