Matri Puja 2019 @ VKV Kitpi, Tawang
His Eminence Dr Rikya Lhavoe Rinpoche and President Monpa Mimang Tshokpa Sri Rinchen Dorjee graced the Matri Puja and inaugurated the new dining hall at VKV Kitpi.
Dr Rikya Lhavoe Rinpoche appreciated such noble initiative to offer ones respect and indebtedness to ones mother for her kindness, love and upbringing all of us inspite of all hardships and difficulties.
Rinpoche said that academic professionals are the greatest achievement in human history and swamiji's approach in the field of education based on Indian culture and tradition in parallel with modern education system is one of the greatest contribution not only to Indian people but also to the whole humanity. Citing various incidents from Lord Buddha's life Dr Rikya Rinpoche said that such practice will give more confidence and better outlook towards ones culture which is very much there both in Hindu and Buddhist tradition.
Speaking on the occasion President MMT Sri Rinchen Dorjee said that along with academic performance such programme will inculcate moral values. The very purpose of education is not to achieve high degree or high position rather it is more in being good human.
Sri Krishna Kumar, official from VKVAPT laid down the importance of Matri puja.
The others present in the occasion included President Tang-Nyom-Tsogpa Sri Nawang Norbu, RO Sri Phurpa Tsering Lhoupa, Lopon Thupten Tsewang, Vice Chairman LNCS Sri Konjo Tsering, Zilla Karyavah RSS Sri Dorjee Kesang, Principal VKV Mukto Sri Omanakuttan.
At the beginning the dignitaries were received by Principal Sri R.M Pillai and Chairman Sri Rinchin Norbu.