newznew (Chandigarh) : Maharishi Dayanand Sarswati’s 193rd birthday was celebrated by Kendriya Arya Sabha at Arya Samaj, Sector 7-B, Chandigarh. A grand Shobha Yatra was held to mark the occasion, which started from Arya Samaj, Sector 7, and passing through sectors 8, 18 and 19, it concluded at Arya Samaj, Sector 19.
The D.A.V. educational institutions and Arya Samaj organisations of Chandigarh, Panchkula, Mohali, Derabassi and Surajpur participated in it with full zeal and zest.Well decorated horse riders with flags, scenic presentation from the life of Swami Dayanand Sarswati, Vedas, yajna, patriotism, arya traditions, environmental purity, children with small flags bearing Aum, distribution of vedik literature and a large number of vehicles of different models made the Shobha Yatra remarkable.
Shri Ravinder Talwar president of Kendriya Arya Sabha thanked the participants at the conclusion of the Shobha Yatra. Acharya Vishnu Mitra Vedarthi, Pandit Kalyan Dev Bedi Raghunath Rai Arya , Prakash chander Sharma, Dr, Vinod Kumar, Iqbal Krishan Grover, Principal Jeevan, Colonel Dharmveer, B.R.Gupta, Ashok Arya, Principal
Madhu Behl, Sunita Ranyal, Principal Jaskiran, Vibha Ray, and Dr.Rosy sharma, Jaya Bhardwaj were also among those who were present on the occasion.