Aspruha - Ganjam
On behalf of Aspruha Zone, there was a Science Exhibition (with participation of 18 Integral Schools and Subject-Conservation of power)on 24th - 25th August,2013 at Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, Gosani Nuagaon, Brahmapur. Sri Debadatta Pattnaik and Sri Unna Simachalam spoke on the subject to the students. On 14th September,2013, at Badakainchapur village of Ganjam a new Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was inaugurated by Sri Sasadhar Behera. Sri Lakshmi Charana Das and Sri Ramesh Ch Pattnaik participated in the discussion. At Lalsingh, Bhanjanagar, on 15th September,2013 , the Ganjam District Sri Aurobindo Study Circle Conference was organised. Sri Krutibasa Biswal, Sri sasadhar Behera, Sri Raghunath Panda and Sri Shibarama Panda participated in the discussion. On 22nd September,2013 at Sri Aurobindo Integral Education centre, Khallokote, there was a discussion on “Four Austries” by the teachers of Khallikote, Sabulia and Komanda Integral Schools. Sri Sasadhara Behera conducted the programme. Sri Aurobindo Students & Youth Seminar was organised from 23rd to 25th November,2013 at Shyama Sunder Palli of District Ganjam. On this occasion three new Sri Aurobindo Study Circles were inaugurated. Sri Bhagabana Rout, Sri Shasadhar Behera, Sri Shibarama Panda spoke on this occasion. From 30th November,2013 to 1st December,2013, the meeting of Secretaries and Principals of Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centres of Aspruha Zone was organised at Sri Aurobindo Bhaban, Brahmapur. The subject of discussion was “Practical Implementation of Integral Education”. On 1st December,2013, New Life Education Trust Executive Body meeting was held at Sri Aurobindo Bhaban, Brahmapur. Sri Sriballav Panigrahi and Sri Prasad Tripathy conducted the meeting. From 7th to 8th December,2013, Sri Aurobindo Pathachakra, and Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, Sabulia observed its 35th and 14th anniversary. Sri Anadi Charan Swain, Sri Sasadhar Behera, Sri Gopala Krushna Senapati, Sri Bhagirathi Mohapatra spoke on this occasion. Physical education demonstration and cultural programme were conducted by school students. On 9th December,2013 Sri Anadi Charan Swain and Sri Trilochana Pala participated in a special session of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle at Tarkirasi. On 11th December,2013, Sri Anadi Charana Swain laid the foundation stone of Sri Aurobindo Sadhana Mandir, Chikili. Sri Anadi Charan Swain, Ratnaprava Das and Sri Arun Tripathy spoke in a meeting followed by this function. On 18th December,2013, Sri Aurobindo Pathachakra, Bania observed its 29th anniversary. Ratnaprava Das, Sri Trilochana Pala, Sri Bhagabana Moharana, Sri Shibarama Panda and Sri Hajari Behera spoke on this occasion. From 27th to 29th December, 2013 , the students meet of Aspruha Zone Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centres was observed at Trakirashi. Sri Unna Shimachalam, Sri Shasadhar Behera, Sri Shibaram Panda and Sri Trilochana Pala conducted the programme.
Astha - Bhadrak
On 12th January,2014 at the anniversary of Dibyakrupa Pathachakra, Sri Dasaratha Panda and Pandit Birendra Panda discussed on the subject “The Aim of Life”. On 14th January,2014 at Dolapadi of district Bhadrak, Dr Golak Behari Sahu, Gobinda Chandra Barik, Kartikeswar Khuntia, Pandit Birendra Panda and Sri Bhaktahari Ratha discussed on the subject “Three fold Life, Work and Sacrifice , The experience of the Divine in Veda”. At Matrupalli Charampa, Smt Anusaya Sahu organised a session of mobile Sri Aurobindo Study Circle.Sri Bhaktahari ratha, Indramani Mahala and Sumanta Chakra participated in the discussion.
Astha - Bhadrak
On4th January,2014, at the anniversary of Manorama Girls High School,(Bilana,Bhadrak) Sri Anadi Charana Swain and Smt Nirupama Nayak spoke on ‘The Role of Women in forming the Future”. From 5th January to 7th January 2014, at the premises of Matrupalli, Charampa, District Bhadrak 44th Sri Aurobindo Youth Seminar was inaugurated by Dr Sanatana Mohanty. The participants were Sri anadi Charana Swain, Bhaktahari ratha, Dr Golak Behari Sahu, Kartikeswar Khuntia, Janardana Acharya, Pravat Nayak and Dr Basanta Manjari nanda.
Astha - Bhadrak
Sri Aurobindo Study Circle (Mobile) observed its special session on 19th January,2014 at Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, Charampa. Smt Anusaya Behera was the convenor. The meeting was conducted by Sri Bhaktahari Ratha. Sri Indramani Mahala and Sri Sumanta Chakra participated in the discussions on “Ideal mother, Ideal father and the Ideal child.”
Astha - Bhadrak
The 35th All Orissa Sri Aurobindo Women Conference was organised by Sri Aurobindo Mahila Pathachakra, Kohla of district Bhadrak from 24th January to 26th January,2014. On 24th the conference was inaugurated with march past by Sri Aurobindo Study Circle members. The exhibition on health and messages of The Mother was inaugurated by honourable MLA Sri Bijaya Nayak. The Conference was inaugurated by lightning the sacred lamp before the Presence of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo by Dr Malabka Roy. Then 35 members of Sri Aurobindo Mahila Pathachaskra ignited 35 lamps indicating the 35th Women Conference. Namita Nayak recited the Sanskrit hymens. Smt. Anjali Sinha read out the messages of Babaji Maharaj. Bidyutlata Nayak gave the welcome address. Dr Bijayeene Mohapatra spoke on the aim of conference. Bijayeene Moharana introduced the speakers. The souvenir published for the occasion was inaugurated by honourable district Judge Sri Suryamani Mohapatra. The inaugural speech was given by honourable MLA Sri Bijaya Nayak. In her touching speech Dr Malabika Roy explained the real aim of Sri Aurobindo and The Mother on this earth. She spoke that the soul is neither man nor women. Then honourable district Judge Sri Suryamani Mohapatra spoke on the necessity of spiritual Consciousness to solve the life problems. Gadadhar Mishra gave the concluding remarks. Kumari Janaki Mallik gave vote of thanks. This was followed by a cultural programme by the students of the school.
Krupa - Dhenkanal
A new Sri Aurobindo Study Circle(Auro Sadhana Kendra) was inaugurated on 1st January,2014 at the house of Shubhakanta Dehuri . Sarat Kumari Bhanja spoke on the necessity of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle. On 1st January,2014 , a special session of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was observed at Matrupalli, Medinipal. Ajaya spoke on “The Divine-how nearer to us”. A new Sri Aurobindo Study Circle(Sri Aurobindo Madhusmruti Pathachakra) was opened on 14th January,2014 at the house of Mamata Behera, near Dhenkanal Bus stand. Sarat Kumari Bhanja and Shantilata Das spoke on The Mother’s Presence. On 19th January,2014 at the Sri Aurobindo Integral School, Kamakshya Nagar , Sulochana Das spoke on”The Child in a Spiritual Atmosphere”. 34th anniversary of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle and 27th Anniversary of Sacred Relics Instalation was observed on 20th &21st January at Matrubhaban, Barada. On 22th January ,2014,the anniversary of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was observed at Saradeipur, aqt the house of Sri Brajakishore Pratihari. Sulochana Sahoo and Jhili Sahoo discussed on the subject “The Mother’s Grace “. On 28th January 2nd anniversary of Subhra Jyoti Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was observed at Similia Nuasahi at the house of Maheswar Sahoo Smt. Sulochana Sahoo spoke on “Laws of the Age”.
Nishtha - Khurdha
On 12th January,2014 , Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, GGP Colony, Bhubaneswar, observed its annual sports day. On 15th January,2014 , the Sri Aurobindo Study Circle,at Maitree Janapada of Naharakanta observed its anniversary. Sri Anadi Charana Swain and Sri Pravat Kumar Nayak were the speakers. On 17th January, 2014, Sri Aurobindo Study Circle, at the house of Narayana Parida of Jayadev Vihar, Bhubaneswar observed its anniversary. Sri Anadi Charana Swain, Mahendra Swain, Sharat Chandra Ratha, Subasa Kara and Baikunthanatha Jena participated in the discussion. On 19th January,2014, Sri Aurobindo Study Circle, GGP colony, Rasulgada observed its annual day. Sri Ananda Ch Pradhan, Dr Golak Behari Sahu, Mahendra Nath Swain, Dr Sarat Ch Ratha spoke on the subject”Four Powers of The Mother”. On 20th January,2014, Science exhibition was organised by Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, GGP Colony, Bhubaneswar. On 26th January,2014, the anniversary of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was organised at the house of Surendranath Sahu of Niladri Vihar, Bhubaneswar. On 30th January,2014, the anniversary of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was observed at Naharakanta , Sarala Mohapatra’s house. Speakers were Rabindra Padhi, Mahendra Swain and Sripati Babu. On 1st January,2014 Matruchetana Study Circle of Rabindranath Mohanty observed its anniversary at Bishnu Temple of Sahid Nagara. Speakers were Dharanidhar Pal and Pravakara Mishra. On 2nd February,2014, at the house of Sri Kangali Babu, of Khairapada, Sri Aurobindo Study Circle observed its anniversary. Sri Pradeepta Babu, Ananda Babu, Sri Pravanjan Babu were the speakers. On 4th February,2014, Sri Aurobindo Study Circle at Niladri Vihar(GA/7) in the house of Sri Shubhranshu Sekhar Parija, observed its annual day. The subject of discussion was “The Mother’s Love”. On 8th February,2014, Sri Aurobindo Study Circle at Matruniketana, Press Chhak, observed its anniversary. Sri Baikunthanath Jena presided over the function. Sri Mahendra Nath Swain, Dr Sarat Chandra Ratha, Rita Chand and Kanaklata Mohanty were the speakers. On 9th February,2014, a Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was organised at Satya Nagara, Press Colony. Many members of Bhubaneswar Sri Aurobindo Study Circle group participated in the function.
Samarpana - Koraput
Semiliguda : A special study circle was organised at Tala sahi , Semiliguda on 10.01.2014. Sri Krushna Sing, Kumari Jhanshi Sing, Koraput Dist. Convenor Sri Prasanta Kumar Swain, Sri Bulucharan Das, Sri Nrupendra Nath Kedar were participated. Local Counsellor Raghuram Padal and N.A.C Chairman participated actively. Medical Colony, Koraput : A special study circle was organised in th residence of Sri Sadashiva Adhikari. Sri Prasanta Kumar Swain, Sri Nrusingha Nath Panda and Sri Tankadhar Behera participated in the discussion. Sri Aurobindo Bhaban, Koraput : On 16.01.2014 (Thursday) a special study circle was organised at Sri Aurobindo Bhaban, Koraput. Sibani Kumari Sahoo, Sri Harihar Sahoo and Tankadhar Behera participated in the discussion. Rathasharma colony, Koraput : On 16.01.2014 the “Annual Study Circle” was organised in the house of Sri Pramod Kumar Pradhan. Sri Tankadhar Behera, Sri Prasanta Kumar Swain took part in the discussion. The topic was - ‘The Aim of Life’ and the first chapter of ‘The Mother’
Sangati - Baragarh
A Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was opened on 12th January,2014 at the house of Sri Manoranjan Biswal of Bhagapalli, Sunalarambha, district Baragad. In this function, Sri Fakir Mohana Mahakura was the Chief Guest and Sri Bhakta Charana Ratha was the Chief speaker. Sri Panchubana Karmi , Principal , Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre , Bheden, was the guest of honour. Sri Manoranjana Biswal was selected as the secretary of the newly formed Sri Aurobindo Study Cirlce.
Sangati - Baragarh
On1st January,2014, Sri Lambodara Hota inaugurated the 1st anniversary of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle –Dibya Janani-at the house of Pravash Kumar Hota of village Burdagram,GP –Bakati, district –Baragada. Sri Pravat Kumar Nayak spoke on “Ways of Sadhana”
Sangati - Baragarh
The sixth anniversary of ANANDAMAYEE PATHACHAKRA was celebrated on 5th January,2014 at 7PM at the house of Sri Surendra Meher of New Bheden of District Baragad. Sri Premaraj Meher and Sri Kulamani Sahu discussed on the subject “Life and Yoga”.
Sangati - Boudh
Sri Aurobindo Integral School, Padarapada(Boudha) observed its 18th anniversary on 4th and 5th January,2014. Zonal Convenor of Sangati Zone Sri Prafulla Kumar Panda, organiser Sri Sudhiranjan Routray, Radhakanta Mishra, Sri Ajaya Kumar Patel participated in the discussions.
Sangati - Baragarh
Sri Aurobindo Mahila Pathachakra of Baradol, Cement Nagar ,District Baragada observed its 27th anniversary on 1st January, 2014. Managing Trustee Sri Khetrabasi Sahu, Kamala Tripathy, Samarendra Lenka, Radhakanta Mishra and Ramesh Chandra Sahu took part in the discussion.
Sangati - Baragarh
From 10th to 14th January,2014 the 18th Sri Aurobindo Integral Schools Students meet of Sangati Zone was organised at Sri Aurobindo Integral school, Baragada. The honorable local MLA Sri Sadhucharan inaugurated the camp.Sri Brajamohana Behera was the chief speaker.
Sangati - Baragarh
On 14th January,2014 Sri Aurobindo Integral School, Kalapani of District Baragad, observed its 18th anniversary along with the 9th anniversary of Sri Aurobindo Mahila Pathachakra. Sri Radhakanta Mishra, Tapaswini Panda, Khirasagara Panda participated in the discussion.
Sangati - Baragarh
On 20th January,2014 , Sri Auromira Pathachakra observed its anniversary at the house of Sri Dhirendranath Das of Baragada. On this occasion Sri Radhakanta Mishra discussed on Savitri. On 16th January, 2014, Sri Auro Satsanga Kendra , Saharatikra, Baragada observed its 4th anniversary of Relics installation. Organisers discussed on the subject “Sri Aurobindo’s message to the Mankind”.
Satya - Cuttack
Sri Bishnu Charana Panda, the retired Divisional Manager of BSNL, left his body, on 3rd January,2014, which was his birthday also. He was a member of Matrubhaban and a trustee of Sri Aurobindo Shreekshetra , Dalijoda and worked unceasingly for the development of the Ashram. Our deep gratitude and regards for this great soul who came only to participate in The Mother’s Work in Orissa.
Satya - Kendrapara
DISTRICT KENDRAPADA - Sri Aurobindo Bigyana Parishada, Kendrapada observed its 3rd annual exhibition on 30th & 31st January,2014 at Indupur. The students and teachers of 13 Sri Aurobindo Integral Schools of Kendrapada with 27 Science projects, participated in the function. Sri Prasad Tripathy, Sarbeswar Mohapatra, Jasaswini Roy and Nisith Ranjan Rout addressed the participants and discussed on the activities and objective of Sri Aurobindo Bigyan Parishada.
Satya - Cuttack
Midnight meditation was organised at Matrubhaban,Cuttack on 31st December 2013 from 11.45 pm to 12.15 am. On 1st January ,2014 from 6 to 6.30 am; 10 to 10.30 am and evening 6 to 6.30 pm. New year cards of Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Nabajyoti Karalaya and Matrubhaban were distributed to thousands of visitors. An exhibition on Sadhana with quotations from Sri Aurobindo was organised by Prof. Jasaswini Roy.
Satya - Kendrapara
Sri Aurobindo Bigyana Parishada, Kendrapada observed its 3rd annual exhibition on 30th & 31st January,2014 at Indupur. The students and teachers of 13 Sri Aurobindo Integral Schools of Kendrapada with 27 Science projects, participated in the function. Sri Prasad Tripathy, Sarbeswar Mohapatra, Jasaswini Roy and Nisith Ranjan Rout addressed the participants and discussed on the activities and objective of Sri Aurobindo Bigyan Parishada.
Satya - Cuttack
On 12th January,2014 at the Hall of Sri Aurobindo University, Dalijoda the 2nd All Orissa Quiz programme on the book “Twelve Years with Sri Aurobindo” by Sri Nirodbaran was conducted by Sri Prasad Tripathy, the convenor and Dr Sarat Chandra Mishra, the chief organiser of Sri Aurobindo University.
Satya - Jagatsinghpur
On 2nd February,2014,at Purnagram(Charipolia) of Jagatsinghpur, a special Question-Answer session of Sri CH Nirakar was organised as a part of Silver Jubilee celebration of Sri Aurobindo Pathachakra Trust(The Integral Education Centre). Along with the organisers of Jagatsinghpur District, the teachers , guardians and students also participated. The atmosphere was vibrant with Her Presence. Sri Gurucharan Sahu, the Principal of the School, introduced the speaker Sri CH Nirakar and Dr Shyama Kanungo gave vote of thanks and reminded the 2nd February, as the birth day of Sri Champaklalji, who visited this place and in this meeting place spent sometime.
Satya - Cuttack
On 1st February,2014, the annual Science,Drawing and Hand Work exhibition of Sri Aurobindo Purnanga Bidyapitha was organised at Sri Aurobindo Shreekshetra , Dalijoda. Visitors were charmed to mark the clarity of the students on above subjects. Sri Pravakara Hati, the Trustee of Sri Aurobindo Shreekshetra visited every section of the exhibition and encouraged the students.
Satya - Jajpur
DISTRICT JAJPUR : Sri Aurobindo Yoga Niketana, Panikoili, observed its annual Relics installation day on5th January,2014. The honourable MLA Sri Ramachandra Khuntia, Subodha Das, Dr Biranchi Narayana Mohapatra and Banamali Acharya participated in the discussion on “Mother India”. Sri Ramesh Chandra Rout presided over the meeting. On 5th January,2014 , Matrusadan, Jajpur Town observed its annual Relics installation day. Kishore Kumar Gandhi, Chaturbhuja Sahu and Kirtana Behari Rout participated in the discussion. On 8th January,2014 a discussion was organised at the house of Geeta of Jajpur Road. On 11th and 12th January,2014 Jajpur District Integral Education seminar was organised at Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, Bachhol. Ajaya Babu, Purusottam Babu and Kailash Babu conducted the programme. From 18th January to 20th January,2014 a seminar on the message of Sri Aurobindo and The Mother was organised at Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, Mundamala. Sri Anadi Charana Swain and Sri Gobinda Babu conducted the camp. The annual Sri Aurobindo Study Circle function was observed on 14th January,2014 at Atimanas Jyoti Bhaban, Dahanigadia. Sri Anadi Charana Swain, Sanjaya Babu, Kirtana Babu, Janardana Babu participated in the discussion. The annual Sri Aurobindo Study Circle conference was observed on 21st January,2014 at Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, Tarapur, Sri Anadi Charan Swain, Sri Kailash Babu and Leena organised the camp.
Satya - Jagatsinghpur
A new Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was inaugurated on 17th January,2014, at the house of Sri Narayana Sahu, of village Chandapat, of block Kujanga. Sri Sarbeswar Mohapatra, Sri Basudeb Nayak, Sri Gandharba Charana Lenka, Sri Manoj Kumar Manohari and Sri Chaityanya Kumar Jena participated in the discussion.
Satya - Kendrapara
A special session of Sri Aurobindo Study Circle was organised at the house of Satyabhama of Kalikagadhia. Ajit and Manoranjana discussed on the subject “Faith and Reliance on The Mother” Sri Rasabehari Jena and Sri Ananta Kumar Sahu also participated in the discussion. The New School of Pattamundai , District Kendrapada observed its 25th anniversary on 24th January,2014 at the school premises. Professor Shankarshan Panda participated as the Chief Guest. He discussed on the subject “The necessity of Integral Education at the present time”
Satya - Jagatsinghpur
Smt Ratnamali Jema the ex MLA of Kujanga, left body at Cuttack, Aswini Hospital at the age of 98. She took birth on 20th September,2016 and left body on on 29th January,2014. She became the instrument to offer the entire land of Matrugram to Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Pondicherry. Her only son the editor of Nabajyoti, Sri Biswamvar Samanta, her daughter Smt Pratingya Samanta, son in law the famous writer of India Prof. Manoj Das are at Sri Aurobindo Ashram. Her younger daughter Dr Bani Samanta who is at present at Kujnaga after her retirement took all care of her mother. She was one of the makers of Pradeep Port. The Future will ever remember the contribution of this rare family to The Mother’s Work in Orissa.
Shanti - Nuapada
The district level(Nuapada) Sri Aurobindo Study Circle Conference was observed on 14th January,2014 at Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre, Khadial. Principal of the School Manjurani Das conducted the meeting. Chief Speaker Prahasini Padhi, Secretary of the Study Circle Majour Dr Ramachandra Mishra, President Dr Supriya Chatterjee, District Convenor Bhagabana Panigrahi and Sunit Purohit participated in the discussion.