The 2nd issue of 2nd year of the magazine Uttisthata has been released on 19th April, 2015 in Kulti. This is an initiative involving some of our ex-students including Anindyasundar Ghosh of 1985 batch.
An article by Swami Sivapradananda aka Saikateshda, en ex-student and ex-headmaster of Vidyapith, has been published in the Robibasoriyo section of Anandabazar Patrika, a leading Bengali daily on 3rd May, 2015. The name of the article is Dak Diyechho Kin Sakaale (ডাক দিয়েছ কোন সকালে) . Members can go through the article here.
The article is published under the author's pseudonym Ananda
A story written by Prasenjit Sinha, an ex-student of 1987 batch, has been published at Desh (দেশ), a leading literary magazine in Bengali in the issue of 17th April, 2015. The name of the story is Nabajibaner Ankur (নবজীবনের অঙ্কুর) .
Our hearty congratulations to him for his literary achievement.
Sri Swapan Banerjee, ex English teacher of Vidyapith will deliver a lecture at Gadhadhar Ashram, Kolkata on 22nd April, 2015 from 6 PM onwards.
Members are requested to join the same.
A Community Lunch was organized by the Purulia Unit of our Association at Nabakusthashram near Dabur village, Choto Balarampur, Purulia on 22nd February, 2015 in commemoration of the Tithi Puja of Sri Sri Thakur.
Nearly 37 residents therein were offered with lunch which included mutton as per their choice and request.
Sri S.L.Perumal, ex teacher of Vidyapith and presently Secretary of Kalyan, Purulia was present in the occasion along with a large number of ex students of the Purulia district.
The 17th Reunion of the Alumni Association is slated on 21st & 22nd November, 2015 at the Vidyapith premises.
Panchu Gopal Dutta, ex art teacher of Vidyapith, expired on 6th January, 2015 at Puruliya Sadar Hospital at 11.15am. He was 75.
Panchu da is survived by his wife.
May his soul rest in peace.
The Annual Picnic is slated on 11th January, 2015 at Mallik Kanan, Barrackpore from 9 am onwards. Members are requested to join the same with their family.
Subscription Rate: Rs 350/- per person/per plate.
Members are requested to contact Sri Jyotirindra Dhar Chowdhury (1973 batch) at 9433562150 for further details.
Hopefully we will celebrate our next Reunion sometime in November/December 2015 at Vidyapith premises.
The 1965 and 1966 Batches will complete their 50 years of passing out from Vidyapith. The event is really a memorable one and needs to be commemorated.
The Association has contacted many members of the said batches and the process is still on.
To facilitate the process, the Facebook page of Dipak Adhikary-1966 batch (Mobile-9830118326) may be used and members of the said batches are requested to contact him through FB or Mobile.
The 4th issue of the magazine Uttishthata has been published on 12th October, 2014 at Swami Vivekananda Vaniprachar Samity, Durgapur in a seminar on Entrepreneurship Development Programme. Industrial Development Officer of District Industry Centre, Burdwan and Representative of Society for the Employment of Unemployed Youth, a Society under Govt. of West Bengal were present on that occasion. Swami Sukhanandaji Maharaj, Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission, Assansol presided over the function and published the 4th issue.