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Sewa Sangam in Bengaluru from February 6

Source: Organiser RASHTRIYA Sewa Bharati is organising a three-day Sewa Sangam in Bengaluru from February 6 to 8. About 1500 senior leaders of various organisations involved in service activities all over the country will gather to discuss various ways and means to strengthen the service network in the country. The meeting will be inaugurated by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Guruji of the Art of Living and former RSS Sarsanghachalak Shri KS Sudarshan. RSS Sarsanghachalak Shri Mohan Bhagwat will also interact with the workers during the Sangam. RSS Sarkaryavah Shri Suresh Rao Joshi will address the concluding ceremony. According to Akhil Bharatiya Sewa Pramukh of RSS Shri Sitaram Kedilaya, the workers would discuss the methodology to strengthen coordination between the service organisations working for the uplift of weaker sections of the society. They will also discuss how one organisation can help others.


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Mass marriage ceremony in Jharkhand

Source: Sify from ANI
2010-01-28 15:30:00

At least 150 couples tied the nuptial knot at a mass marriage ceremony that was recently held in Jarkhand's Pakur district.
The ceremony organised at Pakol village saw the participation of community leaders who came to bless the couples.
The couples were offered wedding attire by the Sewa Bharti Society, after which they were married with traditional rituals.
According to the organizers, the event was organized to provide stability to their relationships, by marrying them according to traditional rituals.
Ram Lakhan Shroff, State Secretary of the Sewa Bharti Society said: "The Aadim tribal community is fighting for their identity and events like these go far into integrating them into mainstream society.
"Last year we got 125 couples married; this year the number has been increased to 150. We provide them with all the facilities. We provide required clothes to men and women, and also all kind of cosmetics for the women," Shroff ad…