The Amrita School of Ayurveda welcomed their new batch of students in a unique induction program titled
The Central Council for Indian Medicine (CCIM) is a professional council under the University Grants Commission (UGC) that monitors higher education in the Indian systems of medicine such as Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani in India.
Thousands of students, faculty and staff of the Amritapuri campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham joined residents of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math to form a human chain that extended over a few kilometres this International Women’s Day on March 8, 2013.
Dr. Manu V. K., who graduated from the Amrita School of Ayurveda in 2011 with a bachelors’ degree, secured the first rank in the Kerala Entrance Exam for admission to MD (Ayurveda) courses.
During November 2-5, 2012, over 3200 volunteers participated in a massive clean-up drive at Sabarimala and Pampa in Kerala. Our students, faculty and staff members were among them. See pictures of the historic campaign below.
It seems that reducing pollution could be easily achieved by the college youngsters in a more precise way. The students of Amrita sanjeevani, created another hallmark in the history of Amrita by observing car free day on 22nd September 2012.
Since its beginning, celebration has been the middle name of Amrita Sanjeevani, or so it seemed when they visited the Gandhi Bhavan Old age home at pathanapuram as a part of the grandparent’s day. When we are growing up we want our parents to support us but when we are grown up and they want us support them the result is only rejection denial, irritation and finding addresses of old age homes. Seldom do we know that what they want is our love.
The 66th Independence Day of India began with rain written all over it. The day also coincides with 7th anniversary of Amrita Sanjeevani. The flag hoisting was scheduled at 9:15 at the college entrance.
It would have in the mind of many who attended the ABC drives, “Why shouldn’t we clean the college first before cleaning the outside townships?” well though there were cleanup drives in the surroundings of the college campus, the idea of the cleaning the classrooms themselves was not something strange, nor was it out of the way.
Imagine a future when all houses generate their own electricity through either solar or wind power. They harvest and store rain water and use it as their primary source of water.
Clay can be moulded into any desired shape before it is placed in a kiln. But once it is fired, the shape cannot be changed. Thus we should teach our children noble values before their minds are firmly set by exposure to the heat of worldliness.