September 30, 2021 – Inauguration of Vidya Vardhana – Academic Block of the Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence, Kalaburagi, Karnataka
Vidya Vardhana - the new Academic Block of the Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence was inaugurated on Thursday, September 30, 2021 by the Honourable Minister of Major – Medium Irrigation and Water Resources, Government of Karnataka, Sri Govind Muktappa Karjol, in the presence of Sadguru Sri Madhusudan Sai.
Also present at the event were, Mr Umesh Gopaldev Jadhav, MP Kalaburagi District; Dr Avinash Jadhav, MLA, Chincholi Taluk, Kalaburagi; Mr Basawaraj Mattimud, MLA Kalaburagi South – Vidhana Saba constituency; Mr B G Patil, MLC Gulbarga North; Dr S Jayarama Reddy, Chancellor, Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya, Kanchipuram; Dr David Cornsweet, President, Divine Will Foundation, USA; Mr Yugumaran, Devotee from Singapore; Mr B N Narasimha Murthy, Chancellor of Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence; Prof Srikanta Murthy, Vice-Chancellor, Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence. All the dignitaries toured the new Academic Block and proceeded to the prayer hall at the University premises where the main event was held.
All the dignitaries shared their thoughts about the University and the Sai values-based
education system, and so did four students who spoke about how they are benefitting from this free education, which is shaping them into skilled individuals with compassionate hearts, ready to serve the society. This Academic Block ‘Vidya Vardhana’ will serve the purpose of shaping wholesome personalities with all forms of knowledge, as paragons of virtues, and the ones who will work for the welfare of the entire world. Emphasis is first and foremost on a perfect balance between spiritual education and material education.