The Grand Celebrations of 21st Foundation Day of Vivekananda Institute of Human Excellence was inaugurated today by Most Rev. Swami Gautamananda ji Maharaj, Vice President, Ramakrishna Math & Mission. The chief guest for the day, Hon. Vice President of India, M.Venkaiah Naidu garu graced the occasion and spoke about the instrumental role of VIHE in shaping the lives of lakhs of students, Government officials, Doctors, Lawyers and other professionals. The welcome speech was given by Rev. Swami Jnanadananda ji Maharaj, Adhyaksha of Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad under whose guidance and blessings all the activities of the Math are being carried out.
Swami Bodhamayananda ji Maharaj, Director of VIHE hosted the entire event. There was a song rendition by the volunteers of VIHE followed by a video display on the activities and undertakings of VIHE.
VIHE has rendered 20 years of tremendous service to all sections of the society and more than 18 lakh individuals got trained in the Institute in various domains. Swami Ranganathananda ji Maharaj, the 13th president of Ramakrishna Math and Mission sowed the seeds of VIHE in the year 2000. VIHE still strives to foster all round personality development of an individual not only in one dimension but in several dimensions being physical, moral, intellectual and spiritual.