Prestigious Loyola College Organizes Lecture on Jainism
Loyola College, Chennai has been imparting information about all the religions to their students to enable them to understand, appreciate and imbibe the virtues which would stand them in good stead in future. The moral education has been taught for 120 hours annually. In the said series, it was the turn of Jainism and the college was kind enough to invite the President of Tamilnadu Anuvrat Samiti, Chennai to enlighten the 600 students of the college on the topic, “Live and Let Live” which is the prime canon of Jainism
Smt. Mala Katrela, President of the Tamilnadu Anuvrat Samiti and a practising scholar in Jaininsm delivered the lecture on 17th March 2017 between 2 and 4.30 PM in the prestigious College. She enunciated the essential principals of Jainism explaining them through anecdotes and stories in Tamil. The lecture was quite lucid and interesting and was well-received by the students. Dr. Thomas Pothakamury, M.A., Ph.D., was the head of the event. Shri Jitendra Samadadiya, Joint Secretary of Anuvrat Samiti, Shri. Ashok Challani, Organizer, De-addiction Movement and Smt. Manju Galada, Social Media In-charge of Tamilnadu Zone also graced the event with their presence. The students and the college lecturers came forward to fill the Anuvrat Resolution forms.