President of India, Sh. Ramnath Kovind has launched Logo & Web Portal (http://gandhi.gov.in/) for celebration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. People can offer Karyanjali as tribute to the Father of Nation on his 150th birthday. The upcoming events for birthday celebrations includes Swachhata Hi Seva (SHS 2018) Campaign, Nirgun Bhajan, Lok Alap, Rangoli Exhibition, Lauh Yatra among others. To realize the vision of Swachh Bharat, interested candidates can upload / share Karyanjali at gandhi.gov.in
Due to continuous efforts of Mahatma Gandhi, India was able to gain independence on 15 August 1947. He leads the country for political independence but also to ensure a society free of caste, religious, economic and even gender prejudices. Gandhi ji always focuses on Swacch Bharat, rights of women and children, and of civil liberties of small and disadvantaged groups, health and well-being of the Indian farmer and the Indian village.
All programmes associated with 150th birth anniversary celebrations are designed around the theme of “Karyanjali” or “Gandhi in action”.
Upload & Share Karyanjali – Participate in 150 Birthday Celebrations of Gandhi Ji
People can upload and share their Karyanjali to pay a tribute to Gandhiji. Below is the complete procedure to tell us about your work performed for the birthday celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi:-
- Visit the official website of Gandhi Ji at gandhi.gov.in
- At the homepage, click at the “Participate” option present in the header or directly click this link
- Afterwards, a “Login Page” having option to “Share Your Karyanjali” will appear as shown below:-
- All the new users who are not registered yet needs to Sign Up to give Shraddhanjali to Gandhi Ji as shown below:-
- After making registration, make Login to upload the Karyanjali and pay your contribution as a tribute to the Gandhiji.
Anyone and everyone can participate in this 150th birthday celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi. There is now restriction on any person to upload his / her initiative towards Swachhata to pay shraddhanjali to Gandhiji. Mahatma Gandhi Birth Anniversary year will start from 2 October 2018 and will continue till 2 October 2019.
Mahatma Gandhi Website (gandhi.gov.in) for 150th Birth Anniversary Commemorations
The salient features and highlights of new web portal are as follows:-
- To identify visitors from different geographical areas and to serve them personalized information.
- Organizations & individuals can join 150th birthday celebration of Gandhi Ji and submit their Karyanjali through an easy upload process.
- Information related to Gandhian literature, philosophy, audios, videos, rare photos are available at this Gandhi Ji portal.
Newly launched web portal is participatory in nature and all participating organizations / people can pay tribute by uploading their activities regarding celebration on the Gandhiji website. Gandhipedia, unique feature, is present on the portal containing repository of Gandhian knowledge and will continue to grow with time.
Lauh Yatra & Events for Commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
Various upcoming events as announced by the National Committee for Commemoration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi are as follows:-
|Swachhata Hi Seva (SHS)||15 September 2018 to 2 October 2018||Create an environment of cleanliness in the entire country.|
|Nirgun bhajan, Lok alap, Rangoli exhibition||29 September 2018 to 2 October 2018||4 day event to showcase major events and learnings from Bapu’s life through a range of interesting narrative styles.|
|Lauh Yatra – All India Relay Cycle Expedition||16 October 2018 – 27 January 2019||FSSAI plans to organize relay cycle expedition to promote the message of safe and wholesome food in the country. 1,50,000 cyclists covering 18,000 km will participate in this event.|
|Champaran Satyagraha – A Travelling Exhibition||19 April 2019||Travelling exhibition which is inspired by Gandhi ji first Satyagraha movement at the city of Champaran.|
Also, Gandhipedia is also available to know every information about Mahatma Gandhi. To access Gandhipedia, click the link here – http://gandhi.gov.in/gandhian-literature.html
— For more details about Sharing Karyanjali, Gandhipedia and for commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, visit the official website – http://gandhi.gov.in/