Event Date – 19th February 2023
Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti is an important occasion for the people of Maharashtra and others who admire him as a warrior, king, great administrator, revolutionary visionaire and a legendary figure in Indian history. It is celebrated on 19th February every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of Shivaji Maharaj, who was born in 1630 in Maharashtra.
On 19th February 2023, the auspicious occasion of Shiv Jayanti was celebrated with great fervor and enthusiasm by Dr. D. Y. Patil Educational Federation, at Varale Campus, Pune.
Here are some reasons why celebrating Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti is important:
1) Honoring a Great Leader: Shivaji Maharaj was a brave and visionary leader who fought against the Mughal Empire and established the Maratha Empire in western India. He is revered by many as a symbol of courage, patriotism, and National pride. Celebrating his Jayanti is a way of paying tribute to his contributions to Indian history and culture.
2) Promoting Cultural Unity: Shivaji Maharaj was a staunch defender of the Indian Sanatan faith and culture, but he was also known for his respect for other religions and his efforts to promote cultural harmony. Celebrating his Jayanti can help to promote unity and respect among different communities.
3) Inspiring Future Generations: Shivaji Maharaj’s life and legacy continue to inspire people, especially the youth, to pursue their goals with determination and courage. Celebrating his Jayanti is a way of keeping his memory alive and passing on his values and ideals to future generations.
4) Strengthening Regional Identity: Shivaji Maharaj is a prominent figure in the history of Maharashtra and is revered by many as a symbol of the state’s culture and identity. Celebrating his Jayanti is an opportunity for the people of Maharashtra to come together and celebrate their shared heritage and pride.
To make the students Learn the management concepts through Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Life Stories.
To make them understand the importance of Leadership, courage, entrepreneurship skills through Jayanti Utsav.
About the Activity
120 students have enthusiastically participated in the Activity. Students created a Prototype of Fort using their skills and imagination. Students with help of faculty set a small drama activity on event Shivaji Maharaj Afzal Khan Meeting near Pratapgad. Which was presented during the event. All Faculties and supporting staff as well as students were present in traditional Indian Attire.
Students Learn Life lesson of Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
Students Learn Organisation Skills
Overall, the Shiv Jayanti celebrations were a grand success, and it was a fitting tribute to the legacy of Shivaji Maharaj. The event helped to reinforce the cultural and spiritual values and fostered a sense of unity and brotherhood among the attendees.