President Ramanath Lovind launched web portal gandhi.gov.in to study about Mahatma Gandhi and to celebrate Mahatma Gandhi 150th Birth Anniversary on 2 October 2018. The people can participate in Bapu Ko Karyanjali or tribute to Gandhi Ji on the occasion of his birth anniversary. The president launched Mahatma Gandhi web portal and logo for the celebration of various events on birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
The 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi is observed in the form of two year long celebrations from October 2, 2018 to October 2, 2020 across the country and all over the globe. A meeting of National Committee headed by the President of India was held in May 2018 to draw out a plan of action for the mega celebration where a total of 92 suggestions were received. Of those 92, a total of 33 suggestions were approved by the Executive Committee headed by the Prime Minister to organise nationwide and worldwide commemoration.
The upcoming events for birthday celebrations includes Swachhata Hi Seva (SHS 2018) Campaign, Nirgun Bhajan, Lok Alap, Rangoli Exhibition, Lauh Yatra among others. To realize the vision of Swachh Bharat, interested candidates can upload / share Karyanjali at gandhi.gov.in.
Share / Participate in Karyanjali
The people can pay tribute to the father of nation by following some simple and easy instructions which are given below.
- To participate in Karyanjali you have to visit official website gandhi.gov.in.
- At the top of the homepage click at Participate option.
- After that you will be redirected to https://gandhi-karyanjali.azurewebsites.net.
- After that click at sign up option and fill the registration form with some details as given below in image:-
- Click at Send OTP option which will be required during login.
- Now you have to make login by returning at homepage and click again at participate option.
- After making registration, make Login to upload the Karyanjali and pay your contribution as a tribute to the Gandhiji.
Events for Commemoration of Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
National Committee for Commemoration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi has announced various events which are described below:-
|Swachhata Hi Seva (SHS)||15 September 2018 to 2 October 2018||Create an environment of cleanliness in the entire country.|
|Nirgun bhajan, Lok alap, Rangoli exhibition||29 September 2018 to 2 October 2018||4 day event to showcase major events and learnings from Bapu’s life through a range of interesting narrative styles.|
|Lauh Yatra – All India Relay Cycle Expedition||16 October 2018 – 27 January 2019||FSSAI plans to organize relay cycle expedition to promote the message of safe and wholesome food in the country. 1,50,000 cyclists covering 18,000 km will participate in this event.|
|Champaran Satyagraha – A Travelling Exhibition||19 April 2019||Travelling exhibition which is inspired by Gandhi ji first Satyagraha movement at the city of Champaran.|
Mahatma Gandhi Website (gandhi.gov.in) Details
You will be able to take motivated stories and achievements of Mahtama gandhi ji at this portal and the details are given below.
- Newly launched web portal is participatory in nature and all participating organizations / people can pay tribute by uploading their activities regarding celebration on the Gandhiji website.
- To identify visitors from different geographical areas and to serve them personalized information.
- Organizations & individuals can join 150th birthday celebration of Gandhi Ji and submit their Karyanjali through an easy upload process.
- Information related to Gandhian literature, philosophy, audios, videos, rare photos are available at this Gandhi Ji portal.
For more details about Sharing Karyanjali, Gandhipedia and for commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, visit the official website – http://gandhi.gov.in/. Accordingly, all Ministries and all State/UT Governments have initiated actions and these action plans have been uploaded on the web portal.