Guru Paduka Pooja at CVV Institute of Science & Technology

A grand procession led by Trustees, the Vice Chancellor, faculty, staff and students and a traditional paduka puja marked the soft-launch of the Chinmaya Vishwa Vidyapeeth Institute of Science and Technology in Onakkoor. The Managing Trustee Dr. Apparao Mukkamala and the Vice Chancellor Prof. Ajay Kapoor led the procession taking turns to carry the holy padukas of Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda from the main gate to the hostel courtyard. The procession was accompanied by the vibrant sounds of traditional Kerala musicians playing the chenda melam. Br. Ved Chaitanya conducted the puja while the Managing Trustee and the Vice Chancellor performed the archana. Students, staff and faculty offered flowers to the padukas. The event ended with the distribution of prasad.