Festival of Inspiration
Prerana is festival of chanting, dancing and feasting, through the medium of which the original, blissful, Vedic culture of India is introduced to the youth. ‘Prerana’ is a Festival for teenage boys . They focus on the contemporary social issues/problems bothering the youth and inspire the younger generation of India to accept a God centered life and make their lives more regulated, purposeful and joyful. These programs begin with a devotional chant followed by a drama. Then a talk on some socially or ethically relevant topic is held. After the question answer session, an intense dancing kirtan inspires the young to shed off their inhibitions and experience spiritual ecstasy. This singing and dancing session contains a wonderful mix of traditional musical instruments like mrdangas and cymbals, blended with modern electronic synthesizers, guitars and Zambay.
Chetana, as the word indicates, it refers to “Consciousness”. So Chetana is a festival of awakening the real inner consciousness leading to real happiness. It’s a revolutionary monthly fest which encourages and cheers up the young girls towards Sanguinity.
In today’s hasty running life, it is indeed important for girls to maintain the balance between innumerable activities and responsibilities.The warm blooded youth is always super energetic and enthusiastic to reach sky in accordance to their Goal, Career and competitive race of life. But it’s a great need in this modern era to guide the girls on the right path as it takes absolutely no time in today’s age to fall prey to the unfortunately attractive addictions. Chetana channelizes this super energy of girls in positive direction.
Chetana is a blend of Fun, Culture, Value education and Spirituality. Especially the Culture with a touch of Spirituality acts as a backbone and Catalyst in guiding the girls to step on the right pathway by taking prudent decisions at right time. Profound speakers are invited to guide the young girls by enlightening them on selected fascinating topics with the help of multimedia presentations which surely helps in revitalizing their Mind, Body and Soul and surcharges the positive energy into them. At the end of the class, all the girls are given the most awaited opportunity to ask questions or queries to those excellent speakers at personal and spiritual level leading to the great satisfaction. Brainstorming class is followed by refreshing ecstatic dancing kirtan and sumptuous dinner.
Few examples of the topics that were discussed in past Chetana are:
Art of Self confidence
Improving Landscape of our life
Culture of Respect
Power of Character, etc.