Mysuru City BJP observed Swami Vivekananda’s 155th birth anniversary and National Youth Day at Cheluvamba Park in the city on Thursday.
Speaking on the occasion, Mysuru City (District) BJP President Dr B H Manjunath said “Swami Vivekananda had rightly said that strength is life and weakness is death. We should be strong enough to face any circumstances that may take place. If the youths walk in the path shown by Swami Vivekananda, we can build a strong and healthy society. Swami Vivekananda had lit up the spark of patriotism and social awareness.”
Somanatha Swamiji of Adichunchanagiri Shakha Mutt recalled how Swami Vivekananda guided the society.
Prizes were distributed to the students who won Quiz competitions held on Swami Vivekananda at Government School in Vontikoppal. Mysuru rural BJP vice president Ashok, corporator Nagabhushan, Jois, Gadadhar, students and public were present on the occasion.