Karuna International is a registered nonprofit service organization working to inculcate and develop human values in young students. It is proud to announce that Karuna Club ,COER Roorkee, is the first club in Uttarakhand. It aims to promotes Compassion, Kindness, Love and Respect for all the living beings and environment. It also promotes Animal Welfare, Vegetarianism and Human Values among the Student Community.
The Karuna values that we inculcate in students are: Universal brotherhood (Maitry), Respect for virtuous people (Pramod), Compassion (Karuna) , Respect for all religions (Madhyastha Bhav).
In the recent past , Karuna Club organized the following activities:
1. Inauguration ceremony of Karuna Club was held in the esteemed campus of COER on the 65th Republic day i.e. 26-01-2014. Mr. Bharat Parihar, the representative of Karuna International, Chennai conducted the Oath Ceremony. The following members have taken the Oath.
Mrs. Sunita Jain - Chief Patron
Mrs. Charu Jain - Patron
Dr. V.K. Jain - President
Dr. Karuna Jain - Secretory
Dr. Sidharth Jain - Joint Secretory
Dr. Ravindra Saini- Treasurer
Dr. Vishal singhal-Special Committee member
2. Workshop on Vegetarianism and Non vegetarianism: Is Your choice" for the Students of College of Engineering Roorkee on 27 January, 2014. Mr Bharat Parihar dealt the salient features of vegetarianism with the recent facts about the no. of slaughter houses and how the total no. of animal's death has increased since 20th century.
3. A training programme on Stress Management for the Students and Faculty members has been conducted in the College of Engineering Roorkee on Thursday , March 6, 2014. A power point presentation was made by Mr. Ankur Mehta Faculty at Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidhalaya Haridwar and associated with International cell, Shantikunj and Mr. Ashish Singh working with AWGP at Shantikunj Haridwar.
4. An Industrial visit was organized on Friday , March 14, 2014 to Shanti Kunj , Haridwar , Students and Faculty Members learnt how efficiently cow dung and its urine can be utilized for medicinal purpose and the techniques of Waste Management .