JET USA Atlanta’s Prajna Day Celebrates Cultural Brilliance!

Written on 06/05/2024
Asia91 Team


CUMMING, GA - JET USA Atlanta hosted its annual Prajna Day at Shiloh Point Elementary School, honoring the cultural performances and academic achievements of its students. The event highlighted the dedication and talent of students participating in the Prajna program, which enriches children with cultural values and holistic development.
 

 

 

JET USA Atlanta celebrated its annual Prajna Day at Shiloh Point Elementary School, showcasing the cultural and academic achievements of students involved in the Prajna program.

 

This program, created by the Jeeyar Education Trust (JET), aims to enrich children with cultural values and guide them to use their knowledge for a happier life. The curriculum includes teachings from ancient scriptures like the Vedas and Upanishads, selective chapters of the Bhagavad Gita, and activities like yoga, meditation, and singing prayers.

 

The event featured various performances and projects, reflecting the students' hard work and dedication.

 

A teacher remarked, “It’s inspiring to see the children embrace these teachings and grow into well-rounded individuals.”

 

JET USA, a non-profit global organization, is dedicated to enhancing human life through education, service, and ancient wisdom. Guided by HH Tridandi Chinna Srimannarayana Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamiji, the organization promotes learning in ancient Vedic scriptures.

 

This year, the Prajna program operated in three centers: Cumming, Alpharetta, and Peachtree Parkway, with over 80 students and 15 teachers, including young volunteers. Registration for the program starts in the fall, and classes run until summer, concluding with the annual Prajna Day event.

 

 

  • Event Date and Location: Prajna Day was celebrated on June 4, 2024, at Shiloh Point Elementary School in Cumming, GA.

 

  • Program Highlights: The event showcased cultural performances and academic projects by students.
  • Educational Goals: Prajna aims to enrich children with cultural values and holistic development through teachings from the Vedas, Upanishads, Bhagavad Gita, yoga, and meditation.
  • Organizational Mission: JET USA is committed to enhancing human life through education, service, and ancient wisdom, guided by HH Tridandi Chinna Srimannarayana Ramanuja Jeeyar Swamiji.

 

The Prajna Day event at Shiloh Point Elementary highlighted the remarkable dedication and achievements of the students, leaving the Indian and Desi South Asian community in awe of the cultural richness and academic excellence displayed.

 

The Jeeyar Education Trust's commitment to fostering holistic development through ancient wisdom continues to inspire and nurture young minds.

 

As Prajna programs expand and flourish, the community can look forward to more events that celebrate heritage and learning. For more information about the Prajna program, please visit Prajna4me.org or https://atlanta.jetusa.org/.