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ROTARY BANGALORE SOUTH

Bangalore South
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"Solus", B-10, 10th Floor, 1st cross, J C Road, Bangalore, Karnataka
Bangaluru, Karnataka  560 027
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CAREER GUIDANCE PROGRAM AT RSPV SCHOOL, RAGIGUDDA, JP NAGAR
Ragigudda Sri Prasana Anjaneya swami vidya Kendra program on Career guidance.
 
On 23rd January, RBS member Rtn. Ramaraju and Rtn. Jayachandra Aradhya organized a career guidance program for students of RSPVK school,  Ragigudda, Jayanagar.
 
Nearly 300 students interacted with Rtn. Dr. Kiran Shankar, Rtn. Babu Shankar, Rt. Ramachandra, Rtn. Balaraj, Rtn. Dr. Indira Jai Prakash, Rtn. Usha Dongre and Rtn. Venugopal. Rtn. Aradhya and team familiarized the students with different career options after highschool, necessary preparation for future career, streams of study to be selected for the career opted and other details. Dictionaries were gifted to school library and to students who took active part in the discussion.
Apart from school staff, Mr. Shivashankar, secretary of RSVP trust and Ms. Sandhya a member of the trust were present in the program.  
CAREER GUIDANCE PROGRAM AT MADHUGIRI
Rotary Bangalore South conducted career guidance program at Hill view public school, madhugiri for more than 300 students on 8th jan 2016.
Rtn.Jai prakash, Rtn.Jayachandra aradhya, Rtn.Satish PS and Mr.Raghavendra presented their views and different career opportunities after 10th standard.
 
Mr.Raghavendra thought them the learning should be from passion to understand science and maths.
 
The Rotary Madhugiri organised this program, the Rotary Madhugiri members were present.
 
Rotary Bangalore south distributed Dictioneries, Maths and Science formula books to participants. Pens and gifts given to students for the general knowledge question sessions.
Largest Cervical Cancer Screening Camp

To create a massive awareness about the prevention and immunization of this cancer, Rotary Bangalore South in association with Parimala Hospital, Bilekahalli, Bangalore is conducting a Mega CERVICAL CANCER SCREENING CAMP at Rajarajeshwari School, Mathikere on 31/05/15 from 10 am to 6 pm, District Governor Rtn Manjunath Shetty M will inaugurate the event at 9:00am(INVITATION ATTACHED).  The camp aims to cover nearly 1000 women in 8 hours making it one of the largest ever screening camps for cancer cervix in the world. If this target is achieved it will create a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORD.  The camp is supported by Need to Need Foundation, Cancer Care India and Swaasthya Health Foundation,Bangalore. 

 I request your gracious presence for the event.

 click here for the route map

 

Cycling at Paris-IFCR DIST 3190.
13 Rotarians including 6 Rotarians from Rotary Bangalore South Participated in cycling at Paris countryside for 3 days as part of the event from  International Fellowship of Cycling Rotarians Dist 3190. Rotarian Isabelle from Rotary Club Villapinte Expositions organized all the logistics for the cycling in association with St Mard Cycling Association.It was a memorable experience for all the cycling Rotarians at  cycling in beautiful countryside of Paris, family members also joined the tour and enjoyed sightseeing at Paris. Rotary club of Montreul organized family gettogether with karoake music followed by dinner at their weekly meeting.
 
National Para Badminton Tournament
Rotary National Para Badminton tournament was organized in association with Badminton Sports Association of India for Challenged on 6th and 7th May at Dr Ambedkar Stadium,Bangalore. 20 top rank players across India participated in various categories(Wheel Chair-1,  Wheelchair-2,   Men & Women,  Singles & Doubles).The winners were honored with medals by Dist Governor Rtn Manjunath Shetty M and Commissioner for Handicap Mr Rajanna. On the same occasion Rotary Bangalore South contributed Rs two lakh towards Nepal Relief fund.
Trek to Nandhi Hills
Following the success of Kodachadri trekking, Rotary Bangalore South organized a relatively easier trek at Nandi Hills for rotarian families. About 25 members of all ages enjoyed the short trek up the hill. The trek ended with a sumptious breakfast atop the hill. The enthusiasm shown by senior rotarian Dr. Rajashekhar Shetty proves that age is not a bar if one is keen on doing what they enjoy!
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Talk on Let the stress be under stress
A talk was organized by our club by a well known trainer Anuradha Shukla on how to mange stress .She said certain changes in programming the mind can bring drastic changes .
She suggested a simple and practical suggestion.
*Take a book and list out happy things; like the food I love, the enjoyable aspects of work. Doing this activity can shift the vibration of a person to something positive.
* Another solution she suggested was going back to our childhood or bring back the child in oneself. These efforts will bring happiness and relive from stress. Children wil not have any stress.
*Never allow some one to control your life.
* Whenever your inner soul changes, your outside world also change.
*She also taught MUDRAS derived from our vedic culture are very scientific and result oriented.
* Molecules attract the people in the universe, relating to the same is nothing but a sort of Meditation.
She also answered some of the questions asked by the members present. Members present in the meeting appreciated her view points.
Inauguration of Note Book Project Akshara
A flagship project of RBS was inaugurated by Prof. Rajeev Gowda, former Professor in Economics, I.I.M , Bangalore and  Rajyasabha member, elected from Karnataka. As usual, the program commenced with silent invocation praying for World Peace. President Rtn Sridhar, while welcoming the guest and invitees, informed about the various Community Service projects undertaken by the club. Rtn. Babu Shankar, chairman of the project gave a brief note of the project details and informed that the note books are brought out in 100, 200 and Long Note Books form, which will reach about 40,000 poor and needy students particularly from rural areas. He mentioned that the project is very close to his heart and it  is this project which attracted him to become a Rotarian. He congratulated PP, Rtn. Ramanath for initiating this project in our club.
 
Prof. Rajeev Gowda, applauded the activities of our Rotary club, and suggested to train the youngsters to understand their inner strength and advance further in the same direction. Career counseling sessions need to be conducted at rural places at the same time impart training in use of modern techniques. He expressed his happiness over the projects undertaken by RBS for spreadnig literacy and helping the students.
 
He informed that India has overtaken the growth rate of China. He expressed his concern that the state of poor children for persuasion of studies is still below the expectation. He acknowledged the contribution of Sam Pitroda in revolutionizing the communication system. He recalled the days when people used to wait years to get a telephone connection to their places. He said not merely providing the first job to our youngsters is not sufficient , but there is a pressing need to identify their skill , strength and interest and make them flourish with proper support and encouragement. Rtn. Balaraj, Secretary, while introducing the Guest, said that his father was a speaker of Karnataka Assembly and uncle was a Cabinet Minister who were visionary leaders. He also informed that Prof. Gowda, has made a significant contribution to the nation as a member of RBI Board.
Sri T. Srinivas, Director, community Service proposed vote of thanks and thanked all the donors who supported the AKSHARA Project.
My Experiance as a Police Officer - Rtd Acp Tiger Ashok Kumar
Rtd ACP Mr Ashok Kumar gave thrilling talk on his experience as a police officer and narrated the encounters he faced during his stint as a police officer.He was installed as a Honorary member of our club. On the same day a needy dental student from Govt Dental College received Rs 22000=00 from Rtn Dr R K Chetty Scholarship Endowment fund for Dental Student.
Reunion of Runaway Children
On 17th April 2015, twenty run away children were reunited with their children at Yeshwanthpur Railway Station in association with NGO SAATHI. On the same occasion school kits were donated to all the kids to motivate them to rejoin schools.
 
Hasya Sanje-Joint Meet of 15 Clubs
On 25th March, over 400 members from 15 clubs had a wonderful evening with entertainment by Mrs Sudha Barguru stand up comedy. The audience were in splits and enjoyed the interactive comedy night by Mrs.Sudha. A lucky draw was held and prizes were given away to 10 lucky winners. Thanks to Family and fellowship committee  chairman Rtn Nageswar for chairing the event. The program was followed by delicious dinner.
Braille Books Release
100 Visually impaired students from Karnataka Welfare Association for the Blind  received Braille books from Rotary Bangalore South, President Rtn Sridhar B R, Rtn Krishnamurthy M, Rtn Jayachandra Aradya graced the program. Speaking on the occasion, the president of the association Mr Parashivamurthy thanked RBS for donating Braille books and water filter and requested Rotary Bangalore South to help to set up a Vocational Centre.
Higher Education Oppurtunities in Abroad
Ms. Victoria, Director, GECS, India in her presentation on International Education informed that the education abroad is no longer a difficulty and it is affordable. She said the education to our Indian students sent abroad for furthering the studies will give them more confidence, expose to world, provide an opportunity to know the world better and learn the skills to face global competition which is very tough. 
The education in India is good but more academic oriented. Though there are several management schools there is no M.S. course in Management.The type of education in the European countries has a difference. The faculty are only fecilitators to study and there will be less teaching. They are exposed to  various sources of knowledge.
She explained about the various courses available in Australia, Singapore, UK, USA.Canada, France , Holland, Switzerland etc. She informed that Courses in Germany are more affordable and recognized world over. She offered that counselling will be done  free of charge.Ms. Victoria expressed her desire to associate with Rotary for any literacy and educational activity.
On the same occasion Monthly Magazine Vista was released by PP. Rtn Maheshchandra B K and Editor Rtn Chandrashekar K R.