4th International Day of Yoga Celebration

4th International Day of Yoga Celebration

National Cadet Corps:

National Engineering College, Kovilpatti NCC units 2/9(TN) SIG. COY. NCC, Tirunelveli and 3(TN) GIRLS BN NCC, Tirunelveli conducted Nominal roll from 07.00 am to 08.00 am on 21.06.2018. 63 boy cadets and 50 girl cadets attended and celebrated International Yoga Day at the college campus. Dr.S.Tamil Selvi, Head, ECE(PG) and also Yoga Club Convener and Professor A.Saramari, Yoga Trainer gave the instructions and the cadets performed the asanas. The arrangements were made by Company Commander Captain N.B.Prakash, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Lieutenant Mrs.G.R.Hemalakshmi, Assistant Professor(Sr. Grade), Department of Computer Science and Engineering of our college.

Photographs of the cadets performing various asanas is given below:

Yoga Club:

Yoga club in association with National Service Scheme(NSS) units I and II of our college conducted the International Day of Yoga 2018 at our college. Yoga club organizes a one year Diploma course on “Yoga for Youth Empowerment” every year. During the academic year 2017-18 about 200 students attended and completed the course during March 2018. The course completion certificates and their Mark statements of the course were distributed in the function.

Professor V.Kamaraj, Manavalakalai Mandram, Sattur inaugurated the ceremony and delivered the Special address to the gathering. Dr.Kn.K.S.K.Chockalingam, Director presided over the function and Dr.S.Shanmugavel, Principal felicitated the gathering. Dr.S.Tamil Selvi spelled out the Preamble of the Programme. Dr.S.Shanmugavel, Principal in his address pointed out the importance of Yoga for the well being of life. The Chief Guest Prof.V.Kamaraj detailed the different processes of Yoga and its strong impact in student life towards their achievement of Goal. An Essay writing competition on DzYoga for Youth Empowermentdz was arranged to commemorate the event and the prize winners were felicitated by the Chief Guest.

To extend the Yoga proliferation it was planned to organize the Yoga demonstration at Villiseri village on 21.06.2018 at 7.00 pm. Yoga club and NSS Units of the college in association with Manavalakalai Mandram, Arunachalam Pettai, Kovilpatti envisaged a programme on “YOGA for ALL”. Dr.S.Tamil Selvi, Yoga club convener of our college presided over the function and gave the instructions to the villagers and they performed it. Professor V.Kamaraj, Manavalakalai Mandram, Sattur delivered the Special address on “YOGA embodying the Family Life”. Villagers especially women thronged in large numbers and eagerly participated in it.

Photographs of the Yoga session at Villiseri village is given below: