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Vesavi Vennala (Summer Camp) begins at Visakhapatnam (14-05-17)


Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation under the guidance of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba have been conducting a very interesting purposeful Summer camp titled “VESAVI VENNELA” for the DJP (orphans who were adopted by Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation under Deena Janodhara Padhakam launched by Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba himself). One such programme was inaugurated by Sri ASN Prasad, renowned industrialist and Chairman, Gayathri Vidya Parishad at Sri Sathya Sai Prem Sadan Mandir, MVP Colonyon 14th May, 2017.

Addressing the children, Sri Prasad said that they were very lucky to have so much of pure love of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba fraternity. He urged the children to make best use of the summer camp " Vesavi Vennela" which is also filled with fun. He congratulated the selfless service activities of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation in bringing around a sea change in the life of the poor and needy.

DJP children are the children who were adopted by Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation. Though the DJP boys lost their parents at a very early age, they have the Love and care of several Sri Sathya Sai families for them, always! This was possible only because of the unique activity started by Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba several years ago named “Deena Janodharana Padhakam”.

Ill-fated children from remote villages who were unfortunate to have lost their parents are identified by Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation and adopted and are fondly called “DJP Boys or Home children”. Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba always used to call them very affectionately as ‘My Children’.

Such poor and needy children are adopted under Deena Janodharana Padhakam(scheme) and are provided with free, food, accommodation, medical facilities and are provided with highest quality of value based education on par with other children.

With a view to keep them happy and active during summer holidays also, a unique programme “VESAVI VENNELA (summer camp for DJP Boys)” under the aegis of Sri Sathya Sai City Seva Samithi, MVP Colony, Visakhapatnam from 14th May to 20th May, 2017 under the guidance of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation, Visakhapatnam District.

The main objective of the programme is to provide summer training filled with fun, education, entertainment, sports, crafts, drawing, Human values, Indian tradition, disaster management and spirituality to the budding children. A total of 44 DJP children along with care takers from Prakasam, Srikakulam and Visakhapatnam Districts are participating in the Vesavi Vennala program at Sri Sathya Sai City Seva Samithi located in Sri Sathya Sai Vidya Vihar Campus, MVP colony, Visakhapatnam.

In this summer camp, the children chant Suprabhatham, Vedas, Omkaram, Yoga, Meditation and perform Nagara Sankirthan. The children are being taught Moral values, importance of science and its uses, festivals and its importance, English, Science, personality development, health tips, spirituality and Indian culture, tips of spoken English etc.

V Nageswara Rao, District President, Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation, B. Rama Rao, State Joint Spiritual Coordinator, PRSN Naidu, city Samithi convener, A. Ram Prasad, State Joint Youth Wing Coordinator, several office bearers and devotees have attended the inaugural programme.

Reported By: Dwaram A V Swamy, B.E., B.P.R.(Public Relations), State incharge, Radiosai & Archives, State Review Team member, SRI SATHYA SAI SEVA ORGANISATION, Andhra Pradesh & Telangana.


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