Social News

VEERAYATAN: THE ABODE OF SERVICE, EDUCATION AND SPIRITUALITY

Veerayatan

Veerayatan is a non-profit, non government registered organization established nearly forty-eight years ago in Bihar. Since then with the blessing of Upadhyaya Shri Amarmuniji Maharaj various works in the modi133field of health care education and social development is being done for the benefit of the people. Headed by Acharya Shri Chandanaji, Veerayatan run by a team of sadhvijis (renunciates), trustees, committee members and professional staff in Bihar. It also has its centers in Kutch, Maharashtra and many other places in India and US, UK, east Africa, Singapore, UAE, and many other countries.

Under the able guidance of Acharya Shri Chandanaji, Veerayatan has brought a ray of hope by establishing health centers, educational institutions and vocational training centers for the residents of many pilgrimage places. Netra joyti seva mandiram- a medical center with a super specialty 200- bed hospital at Rajgir (dist. Nalanda, Bihar) offers eye, orthopedic, dental care and general surgery while Tirthankar Mahavir Vidya Mandir multipurpose school at Lachuar and Pawapuri provides education and vocational training to the village children.

DSC00599

The educational and vocational training complex at jakhania (Taluka Mandvi) and Rudrani (Taluka Bhuj) in the district of Kutch, Gujarat are playing a major role in rehabilitating the 2001 earthquake-affected children, women, and unemployed opportunities and to create professionals for the pharmaceutical industry a new state of the art first pharmacy degree college in Kutch Gujarat was established in 2005. Veerayatan is also running a BBA and BCA college, an engineering college and MBA college has commenced recently from the academic session 2010. She plans to Built many more professional colleges in the region of Kutch and in many parts of the country to bring self sufficiency.

Acharya Shri Chandanaji says:
“Learning brings out the spirit of creativity brings knowledge. Knowledge is indeed and asset for the nation. Veerayatan intends to create outstanding individuals with exceptional creativity abilities.”
The inner development is very important to have a balanced life and mental peace in the modern age. At the Pune center, different training courses on yoga, meditation, stress management and new age health therapies are imported.

DSCF1504

Veerayatan under her leadership has also established many overseas centers in UK, USA, Australia, Kenya, Singapore, and Dubai which are imparting motivational courses on inner development and introspection. These courses now have an active enrollment of thousands of students, both children and adults.

Chandanaji says, “Education is the future of humanity. Education is not merely achieving degrees and qualification but refinement of the inner world, which will join people’s heart. She envisions creating a university where such training and education will be given so that people will be able to find jobs even at the village level and will be able to live a peaceful and complete life.