The seventh day (12th Feb) of Vivekananda Navaratri Celebration 2019 started at 5 pm with prayer.
There was a cultural program by Meenakshi Sundararajan Engineering College, Chennai. Students gave dance, music performance and played guitar. All of them performed weel.
They were honored with mementos. Students received blessings from Most revered Swami Gautamananda ji Maharaj.
Young achievers from Mugavari Foundation, Chennai delivered a short speech on their success.
Dr. M. S. Nagarajan, Head, Asia Pacific special Olympic participated as a guest of honor. He delivered a short speech on ” How to achieve excellence through sports “. He recalled Swamiji’s quote, “You will be nearer to Heaven through football than through the study of the Gita.”
The last and the special item of the day was “Nama Sankirtanam” performed by Govindapuram Sri. Vittaldas Maharaj. The audience experienced a wave of Bhakti. Some of them started dancing gracefully to the rhythm of divine singing. In between his Bhajans, he delivered a lecture on Swami Vivekananda.
Govindapuram Sri. Vittaldas Maharaj and his troop were felicitated with a shawl, dhooti, fruits, and mementos by Most revered Swami Gautamananda ji Maharaj.
With a vote of thanks, prayers and distribution of Prasad the function concluded by 8.50 pm.