Trinidad November 20: Dattatreya Hosabale, National Joint General Secretary of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh during his current US tour, visited the Caribbean islands, West Indies, Trinidad. ( Trinidad is the southernmost island in the Caribbean and lies just 11 km (6.8 mi) off the northeastern coast of Venezuela. With an area of 4,768 km2(1,841 sq mi) it is also the fifth largest in the West Indies).
In a programme at University of Trinidad and Tobaggo, for the students and faculties of Medical Sciences, Dattaji delivered lecture on ‘Role of Hindu Youth in current global scenarios’.
The event was organised by Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh and Movement for encouragement of Dharmik Services (MEDS).
Dattaji said, “The world is witnessing many challenges of globalisation, terrorism, economy crisis and the common man suffering a lot. Due to selfish thoughts and greed, nature is been exploited. Hinduism has all solutions for the problems of the world, which believes each organism in this planet has soul which represents God. The ultimate message of Hinduism is global peace”
“Rama, Krishna from Indian epics, Gandhiji, Nelson Mandela of 20th century contributed the society, achieved the goal when they were youth. Hence the youth age is an ideal age for creative change, transformation and revolution. World has witnessed several revolutions many times when the young countrymen involve in it. Youth population has the potential to face threats for the world. This is the only age which has the courage to question the society and to work for it.”
Ganga Bisoon, President of Movement for encouragement of Dharmik Services (MEDS), welcomed the gathering. Dr Shivananda Nayak form Manipal Karnataka, Arati Pandit was present during the event.
Udayavani, a Kannada daily’s report is given below.