7 devotees committed for Full Time Vaisnava Training (FTVT), 2017 in ISKCON PB22 Mar 2017, Posted by
Systematic Training and Education is essential for proper growth in any field of activity be it education, administration, business or rendering service. A sound training helps the candidate to grasp the: a) Knowledge of the subject b) Necessary skills to implement it practically c) Cultivate values and consistent attitudes.
With a similar objective, Full Time Vaisnava Training (FTVT) program was started in 2012 at ISKCON Punjabi Bagh. The purpose of the program is to train the participants in the various aspects of Healthy Living on all levels: Physical, Mental, Emotional and Spiritual. In Vedic times, such training would start at the age of 5 and would continue at least till the age of 25 and the student would be trained in principles of Sense Control, Cleanliness, Sensitivity and Respect. Such training would be essential to lead a peaceful and purposeful married life centered on devotional service to Lord Krishna.
The program helps the participants in knowing their natures, strength and weaknesses equip them in various skills as cleanliness, accounting, taking care of their health, time management, music, philosophy, etc and nurture the values of cooperation, respect, discipline, obedience and compassion. The participants are required to follow a strict schedule starting at 3.30am in morning to 9pm in night.
More than 40 participants have graduated the program so far.
We congratulate and wish all the best to following participants of this 2017 batch: 1) Padmabhushan Das : (B.tech- IIT Roorkee, M.tech IIT-Delhi) 2) Murari Sevak Das (Charted Accountant CA).; 3) Mitra Sudama Das: Professor in KD campus(IES coaching); 4) Neeraj: Manager in HDFC bank 5) Deepak ( MBA, HR Consultant) 6) Anupam Srivas Das (DU Graduate) 7) Raasprayana Das (BTech)
HG Amrit Gaur Das will be the facilitator of the program.