Chicago address of Swami Vivekananda in the parliament of world religion on September 11, 1863 “ Sisters and Brothers of America” is celebrated every year as Universal brotherhood day in the world. As per the Excellency of the Universal brotherhood day was celebrated on September 11, 2012 at 10.00 a.m. in Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Vallioor. This function was presided over by the Principal Smt. R.Andal. The program was commenced with song which highlights Swamiji sung by our students.
Mr. Sreenivasa Perumal Dept .of English delivered a vibrant speech about Universal brotherhood day. He highlighted all the important incidents which happened in Swamiji’s life while going to introduce the Hindu Vedanta in the parliament of world religion which held in America. He also quoted the words about Swamiji, “he was a key figure in the introduction of India’s Philosophies of Vedanta and yoga to the Western world.” He also added the words of John Henry Wright the professor of Hardvard university, about Swamiji, “Here is a man who is more learned than all our learned professors put together”. He asked the students to concern everyone as our brothers and sisters in the world. The entire speech indicated the purpose of celebrating Universal brotherhood day.
Finally with an enlargement ideas of the Principal about Swamiji and universal brotherhood day concluded with Kendra prayer.