Pune( Maharashtra): The Art and Culture Wing of Rajyoga Education and Research Foundation, in collaboration with Brahma Kumaris Pune, held an E- Conference on the topic ‘Artists For Peaceful, Happy and Cultured Society‘. Many prominent artists from different backgrounds participated in this E-Conference which was telecast on YouTube for two days.
BK Kusum, Vice Chairperson of Art and Culture Wing, urged artists to play the hero part in their real lives as well. They should perform their art with Soul consiousness, then it will surely benefit the self and society.
Muralidhar Manohar, Mayor of Pune, also addressed the E-Conference and congratulated everyone for this initiative.
Mahesh Kale, Indian Classical Music legend, Vocalist and National Award Winner, enthralled the Audience with his music. Speaking on this occasion, he said that art is a method to experience the Divine. Artists should align their creative satisfaction with the interests of the society.
BK Satish, Headquarters Coordinator of Art and Culture Wing, said that today the artists are themselves falling victim to the negativity in the society. The artist needs to be happy himself first, in order to spread happiness around him. Rajayoga is an effective way to be happy.
BK Sunanda, Director of Jagadamba Bhawan Meditation and Retreat Center, Pune, in her address said that art has the capacity to turn people inwards. It can transform the heart of a person. The Supreme Soul, as the first artist and creator, teaches the art of living a wonderful life through Rajayoga Meditation. Everyone should learn this art. She also conducted a short meditation session with commentary.
BK Dayal, National Coordinator of Art and Culture Wing, in his remarks said that an artist’s life is not his, as the whole society watches and emulates him. He should be conscious of the values he is projecting. He should follow good values himself, so that people get influenced to become better.
Sudheer Gadgil, Speaker, Writer, Composer, also shared his thoughts. Gracy Singh, Bollywood Actress, gave a beautiful dance performance.
BK Neha, Zone Coordinator MS Zone Art and Culture Wing, said that artists are the basis of transforming any society. If they give the message of peace and Divinity, a good society can surely be formed. Artists need to empower themselves first by connecting with the Supreme Soul.
Anjali Malkar, Vocalist, Versatile Musician, said that art is an expression of a beautiful mind. It increases positivity. She shared her experience of visiting Mount Abu, the International headquarters of Brahma Kumaris.
BK Prafful Singi, Digital Keyboard and Flute Player, shared the contribution of Rajyoga Meditation in an artist’s life. It increases focus and concentration. Godly knowledge equipped him to handle the pressures in an artist’s life and develop his art properly.
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