SLC-1A at Kotayam
Ashfeer K A
I am very happy to inform you all that SLC-1A for altius South zone had conducted successfully at Kotayam Amalanilayam.
Day 1(22-Feb-2014, saturday)
As we declared before, camp was started on 22nd February 10. 15 am, after the registration.We had 43 freshers from the seven districts.
We started with an Ice breaking Session by Prince chetan. Then me and Ashwani took the charge. After that Priyadas sir and Sabin chetan welcomed our VIP's and told about ALTIUS. After that, the district coordinators introduced the freshers, from each districts.
Then vinay told about the importance of saving food. Which was very effective.
And we saved food and reduced the waste after having food.
After noon we Anoop Dhanwanthari sir. He took a session about "GLOBAL COMPETENCY".
Then Vallinayakam and Arun Devan shared their experiences in Altius and they inspired our freshers very well. Also Vallinayakam underlined the importance of mailing with his experience after SLC 1.
After that session we had a guest Mr. JOSE PANACHI Sir
( Associate editor Malayala-manorama). He talked about visual reading , which was a fresh topic to us. After the interaction with JOSE PANACHI sir one of our fresher Fawas P gave vote of thanks. During the camp JOSE PANACHI Sir contributed some books for all our freshers.
Again we had experience sharing by Thansil and Libin.
One of the highlight of the first day was A session by Vishnu M. "The importance and art of E-mail writing". He took that session with a professional perfection. It was really an inspiration to us. Because, Vishnu once againe Shawed the meaning of the word "commitment".
Then we had a meditation session by Prince chetan. As usual the journey "Look within" was really a great experience. May be beyond words.
Then we had dinner.
After that the cultural program conducted. All our freshers and senior mentors contributed well.
At 10.30 pm we went to dormitories.
Day 2( 23-Feb-2014, Sunday)
The second day of the camp was started by a meditation by a Bansan chetan. Then Priyadas sir interacted with our freshers. After breakfast. Bansan chetan explained about the important things to be remembered while sending an email to our mail groups. Also he explained about Altius circle and it's functional aspects.
Then Sabin chetan and Kareem explained about crow work and it's relevance. Also they shared their crow work experiences.
The guest of day 2 was, Mr. Sujith Sivanandhan sir. We had a session about certain philosophical thoughts like sathya-prastha, Sachidandha. It was an informative session. And after this session. Amal,Vineetha,Dinu, Hari, and Soumya interacted with freshers with their experiences.
After lunch, all our freshers shared their experiences and thoughts.
At 3.00 pm with a recollection of the camp, Bansan chetan brought it to the end.
The SLC -1A 2014 for south zone was really a wonderful experience in my life. I am very much thankful to priyadas sir, Anoop dhanwanthari sir, Sabin chetan, Bansan chetan and Prince chetan for supporting and correcting me. Also I am thanking Ashwani and all my brothers and sisters for being a part of the camp to make it as a success. Special thanks for Annamma chechi, Alphonsa chechi and Prashanth chetan for all the arrangements.
And once again I am welcoming all the freshers to ALTIUS family.