Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Feb 19, 2020
The Campus to Corporate (Udaan) Club organized their Ninth event, under the mentorship of Faculty Club In-charge Ms. Aditi Singhal on 19th of February, 2020 in collaboration with the Cultural Club mentored by Ms. Debanjali B. Roy. This day marks the birth of the great warrior - Shri Chattrapati Shivaji Maharaj Raje.
Mr. Shailesh Suresh Varkhede was invited as the Guest of Honour for the event who came all the way from Pune, Maharashtra. He is a mechanical Engineer and a well known History Researcher who has delivered speeches all over India and in London too. He is a pupil of Great Mr. Shivshahir Babasahab Purandare. The event started with the traditional lamp lighting ceremony followed by a documentary. Brig. Rajiv Sethi (Registrar) honoured the distinguished guest with a momento as a token of Thanks.
Mr. Shailesh Suresh Varkhede was invited onto the dias to enlighten the audience about the great warrior. He shed light upon the history of the glorious warrior. He informed students about Shivaji to be the pioneer of the guerrilla warfare, using which he trained his Maratha army to be able to fight the grand army of Mughals. His words filled great pride and energy among the students. Then an oath taking ceremony took place against Smoking, Alcohol and Drugs. This was followed by few performances by the students comprising of Shiv Tandav dance form, a Skit depicting the famous battle of Shivaji and Afzal Khan, Ganesh Vandana, Poetry recitation and a music recital by the University band. The students participated in a huge amount to make the event an ultimate success.
Adv. Pragati Pragar, a student of LL.M. was a major contributor without whom this event would not have been possible. Mr. Mohit Tyagi and Mr. Amit Das also contributed towards the success of the event. The organizing Student Committee members were Tanmay, Paridhi, Reet, Sakshi, Tanay, Anubhav, Samman, Dhananjay, Subhrojit, Garvit, Devanshi and Bigul.