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Melting Pots

Shabdh Yudh,a poster and art exhibition highlighting the stance against terrorism was inaugurated by the city Police Commissioner,Satyapal Singh on January 24.

Shabdh Yudh exhibition
Shabdh Yudh,a poster and art exhibition highlighting the stance against terrorism was inaugurated by the city Police Commissioner,Satyapal Singh on January 24. The exhibition will have on display over 100 posters and will also showcase 80 poetries accompanied by pictures. The posters mainly deal with terrorism and in particular the recent Mumbai terror attacks and other such terroism acts,which happened in other parts of the nation. The poems have come in from India and abroad,and are in Hindi,Marathi and Urdu.

Lions Club eye camp
The Lions Club of Pune,Sinhagad held a free eye check up camp for the residents of Ahirgaon,Mokarwadi,Vanjalewadi,and Sonarwadi areas near NDA. A total of 275 patients were examined at the camp out of which 60 given spectacles,45 of them medicines for various eye related ailments and 52 were operated for Cataract. Lions Club Charitable Trust,Chakan,funded the operation for the patients.

Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh rally
The Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh will be organising a Constitution Rally on the occasion of Republic Day. The rally will be flagged off from Bhimshakti Chowk,and will travel on Tadiwala road Ramabai Ambedkar Road,and terminate at the Babasaheb Ambedkar Statue at Pune Station.

Seminar against terrorism
Addressing the global issues like terrorism and communalism,Lokayat has organised a seminar that is to be held today at Lokayat Hall at 5.30 pm. The programme will focus on bringing to the forefront the points to understand the roots of terrorism. Praful Bidwai a journalist and political analyst will throw light on American and Israeli terrorism,he will also talk about the Indo-Pak relationship and Pakistan’s internal situation. Prashant Bhushan,a Supreme Court advocate will talk about the anti-terror laws and Prof Imtiaz Ahmad will discuss the problem of communalism in India. A human chain to condemn all kinds of terror activities will be held on January 26 at Shaniwarwada.

Maha Adhiveshan
The fifth Bahu Bhashik Brahman Maha Adhiveshan was welcomed at Chanakyanagri near Bhugaon. 100 Vedic Brahmans performed various pujas,which included the Udhak Shanti,Shatchandiyog,and Navgruha Pujan.The president of the Maha Adhiveshan,Vedacharya Moreshwar Bhatt and other members were also present for the event.