22ND November 2005, 9:30 a.m. IST Reporting from Prasanthi Nilayam
24th Annual Convocation of SSSIHLÖA Curtain Raiser
With the spiritual town bustling with devotees converged from all across the globe, the focus of attention today is on the 24th Annual Convocation of Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, a Deemed University to be held in the Sai Kulwant Hall. Bhagawan, the Divine Chancellor will be inaugurating the Convocation at 2:15 p.m. His Excellency Governor of Indian State of Karnataka, Mr. T.N.Chaturvedi will be attending the Convocation as Chief Guest and deliver key-note Address.
Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning was instituted in the year 1981 to provide value based education, absolutely free of cost and has the unique distinction of being one of the very few institutions that impart emphasis on total value based education. Besides education, the students are taught human values, morality and spirituality with the five cardinal human values of Sathya, Dharma, Shanti, Prema and Ahimsa being the backbone of all teachings. The Institution has three campuses, a Womenís Campus in Anantapur set up in the year 1968, Menís Campus at Brindavan in Whitefield, Bangalore set up in 1969 and the Menís Campus at Prasanthi Nilayam set up in 1981. This institution has the unique distinction of being accorded Double Plus level Higher Rating (Highest Grade) certification by the National Accreditation and Assessment Council.
Several dignitaries including His Excellency President
of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (year 2002), His Excellency Vice
President of India, Bhairon Singh Shekhawat (year 2003) and others
attended the Convocation as Chief Guest earlier. The Convocation will be
followed by a Drama by the students of the Institute in the Divine
Presence along with the Chief Guest in the Poornachandra Auditorium at
6:00 p.m. IST.
22nd November 2005 10:45 a.m IST Reporting from Prasanthi Nilayam
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