Celebration of Universal Brotherhood Day
Universal Brotherhood Day was celebrated at Dibrugarh on 11th September 2017 under the aegis of Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari, Dibrugarh Branch, Vivekananda Kendra Aanandalaya – a team work of the Tea Gardeners, Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya Dibrugarh and Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya Arunachal Pradesh Trust.
The 125th Universal Brotherhood Day was celebrated by mass participation in the Rally which was flagged off by the DC of Dibrugarh District, Smt. Laya Madduri. Major Abhijeet Deori, Indian Army, Ex-student of VKV Dibrugarh, Dr. Sristidhar Dutta, Vice Chancellor, Anniruddha College, Dr. Kunjalata Deori, former professor of Physics, DHSK College, Dibrugarh and other dignitaries, well wishers, parents was also present when the procession started. Almost 600 individuals participated in the rally wearing different traditional costumes of different states, different profession and different cultures, celebrating the theme of “Universal Brotherhood”.
A cultural evening was organised in the Dibrugarh District Library where the students of VKV Dibrugarh presented Borgeet, Sattriya Nritya, Yoga Demonstration, Bharatnatyam. Three other traditional programmes were also performed by the students of VK Anandalaya. Prize Distribution programme was also arranged for the students who participated in the Art, Speech and Patriotic Group Song Competitons on 10th September 2017 (Sunday) which was organised in Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya Dibrugarh. Students from different schools of Dibrugarh District participated in the competitions. A total number of 200 students participated and made the programme a great success.