The Bharat Sevashram Sangha is a spiritual brotherhood of monks and selfless workers devote to the service of humanity, with its goal of universal emancipation, has been tirelessly working for the uplift of the downtrodden and the neglected sections of the society, ever since its foundation in 1917 by the illustrious patriot Acharya Srimat Swami Pranavanandji Maharaj. it is purely a philanthropic and charitable organization with non-sectarian, non-communal non-political character and outlook. Its efforts in reaching out to the people in distress, particularly during natural calamities are most commendable.
"It is the ideal which shapes life. The determination to realize an ideal is the driving force of life. A person worthy of his name is prepared to sacrifice his life for maintaining his ideal and for the realization of the greatest vow. He never forsakes ideas to pursue his personal interest. A life without ideals is another name of death. Life is not worth living if ideal goes and the determination is given up." "Man's power develops and unfolds by shouldering responsibilites. " "Do not lose your patience at the time of danger. Go on performing your duties with firm patience. One day you will be amazed to see your own power."
South Bankura is known as a tribal area. There are several tribal villages in this area. Livelihood of tribals and people from the backward communities is based on hard manual labour. The ashrams initiatives focus on social and economic welfare and well-being of the people of this region.
We have visited villages and seen how poverty is driving children to work as labourers in farms, agriculture, local brick factories or stone quarries. Some have started working after passing primary school, some have read till 8th or 9th standard and some after passing secondary. Inability of the family to pay for the education and to support livelihood of the family these children were forced to leave their education and start working. The Sangha, to address some of the hardships fa... Read More
In todays world, computer education has become part and parcel of our everyday lives and a computer is necessary for everyone. However, for the rural people, it is impossible to bear the expense of a computer and it is difficult to get trained on computers as well. However, computer plays an important role in ensuring that all the parts of the society can move together in keeping with the times. Towards this, with the minimal financial strength of the Sangha, a small computer education center.... Read More