As the first collaborative event, eWandzDigital supported Empowerment’s initiative with the Korean Culture Centreto organize an Art Show of young students from various schools of Delhi and NCR on Gandhi Jayanti. Titled “Sowing the Seeds of Tranquility,” it celebrated 150 years of The Mahatma, and the relevance of Mahatma Gandhi’s values, peace and non-violence, in today’s world.
The event was inaugurated by Honorable Minister Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar (Ministry of Labour and Employment, Govt. of India), Honorable Ambassador of Korea H.E ShinBongkil, Shri UttamPacharne(Chairman, Lalit Kala Akademi), Mr. Kim Kum Pyoung (Director, Korean Culture Centre), Madam FabianneFrancotte, Ambassador JasminderKasturia& Madam Tatiana Perova from Russian Culture Centre.
Out of 500 and above paintings from various school children all over the Delhi NCR region,the jury of renowned artists Prof. Niren Sengupta, Shampa Sircar Das and Kumar Vikas Saxena selected 50 paintings for display.The chief guest congratulated all the young artists while addressing the gathering to enlighten the young children present on teachings of the Mahatma and how it is very much relevant in today’s world. All the students whose works were selected for the exhibition were felicitated with beautiful trophies and certificates.
Honorable Ambassador of Korea spoke about the message of peace &tranquility spread by the Mahatma.Kumar Vikas Saxena, President, Empowerment, presented a vote of thanks to all the distinguished guests and young children for participating in the event and making it a success. eWandzDigital CEO, Preeta Chandran, and Founder Director Pankaj Kumar, attended the event on behalf of the organization.