Moodbidire: The last day of Bharat Scouts-Guides International Cultural Jamboree saw a huge yoga demonstration and interfaith prayer held simultaneously by more than 40 thousand students at the Puttige Vanajakshi K Sripati Bhat open platform.
Swastishree Bhattarak Charukeethi Panditacharya Swamiji of Jain Mutt gave his blessings and said that the development of the country is possible when religion is harmonious. Because of our presence in this universe, we must have qualities like forgiveness, mercy, compassion, kindness, and restraint on every living being in the world. Man has not mastered the manner of behaving patiently with fellow-beings, life becomes worthwhile only when it is learned. He said let’s leave the useless things and think about the best.
Administrator of Milagres Group Education Institute, Retired Principal Father Fancis Xavier Gomes gave a religious message and should continue to implement all the ideas learned in the Jamboree in life. Jamboree has also brought about changes in students’ way of thinking, ability to forge relationships and allowed them to mingle with people of different mindsets in the society. When we love ourselves, all the negative emotions are removed from us and the positive emotions are instilled in us. He said that only love can remove hatred, discrimination, misunderstanding and pain.
Maulana Haji Abdul Aziz Jarimi Chakkabettu, President of Samshul Ulema Memorial of Jerusalem Academy, gave the message of religion, and said religious scriptures like Bhagavad Gita, Quran, Bible etc. and many social reformers including Basavanna, Brahmashree Narayan Guru, etc., have preached the message of Vasudaiva Kutumbakam, that all human beings are one. He said that love and mercy can’t be achieved or received forcebly, so win everyone with love.
Scouts-Guides District Chief Commissioner, Alva’s Education Foundation President Dr. M. Mohan Alva honored the guests.
State Chief Commissioner of Bharat Scouts-Guides PGR Scindia announced the end of the seven-day mega event by dehoisting the flag. With this, the international cultural jamboree was completed