In a significant move towards fostering values and uplifting the consciousness of students, the President of India, Smt Droupadi Murmu, launched the ‘New Education for New India’ campaign by Brahma Kumaris, Sambalpur, in Sambalpur, Odisha on November 22, 2023. The campaign aims to instill moral values in students, contributing to the creation of a better society.
The launch of the ‘New Education for New India’ campaign reflects the commitment of the Indian government to the holistic development of students by integrating moral values into the education system. The President’s address underscores the significance of moral education in shaping responsible citizens and fostering a positive societal outlook. Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya’s efforts in providing avenues for character-building and self-realization are acknowledged as valuable contributions to the pursuit of happiness and peace.
The inauguration ceremony witnessed the President addressing the audience, emphasizing the crucial role education plays in societal transformation. She underscored the importance of moral and human values, such as service, equality, and sympathy, as the foundation of Indian culture. Smt Droupadi Murmu called upon the youth to familiarize themselves with these ideals and actively contribute to societal well-being by caring for the elderly and supporting the deprived sections of society.
Promotion of Positive Values
During her speech, the President highlighted the need to instill a positive attitude towards moral and human values in the minds of children through education. She expressed the belief that moral education is instrumental in shaping individuals and fostering positive changes in society. Moral education, according to the President, brings awareness of life values like compassion, kindness, friendship, and fraternity.
Role of Moral Education
Smt Droupadi Murmu emphasized that moral education serves as a guiding force in building lives and bringing about positive societal changes. It cultivates qualities that can lead to positive transformations in individuals, ultimately contributing to the creation of a better society. The President commended the efforts of Prajapita Brahma Kumaris Ishwariya Vishwa Vidyalaya in facilitating the path to happiness, peace, and joy through character-building, self-realization, and divine experiences.