Mr. T S Nimbekar has selflessly served as the general secretary of AMGK (Registered body) in India for close to two decades. The offices of the AMGK society are located at: C-8/243 Yamuna Vihar, Delhi 110053, India. Dada Shamhushivananda has been conducting several lectures across the country under the auspices of AMGK in India.
Ananda Nagar, India
AMGK College of Education
The new session started with 100 students. The institution has also been allotted 84 teachers for training in a two year Diploma in Elementary Education course. Efforts are also in full swing to introduce a Masters of Education program and Diploma courses starting in 2018 under the leadership of Ac. Svarupananda Avt.
Dr. Shambhushivananda and Shri Puneet Bawa (Executive Director of NERI-Chandigarh) met with Dr.Shyam Sunder Pattnaik, Director of NITTTR-Chandigarh and explored the possibilities of joint NERI-NITTTR Initiative for spearheading clean & green technologies for India. Also present in the meeting were Dr. Sanjay Sharma and Shri Rakesh Goyal Estate Officer.
New Delhi, India
A seminar was held on “Designing India’s Future” at the National headquarters of All India Council of Technical Education-AICTE” in New Delhi. Among those present were the Chairman and Vice Chairman of AICTE and about 50 directors of technical institutions from around New Delhi’s metropolitan area. Dr. Shambhushivananda gave a half-hour presentation on the subject, which was highly appreciated. Dada Shambhushivananda also met with Chairman and Vice Chairman of AICTE to discuss the subject of International Collaborations. The meeting took place in the AICTE Chairman’s chambers.
AICTE National Conference
Over 500 activists, scholars, students and representatives from different governmental ministries of India gathered under the auspices of the statutory body AICTE (All India Council of Technical Education) on Oct .29-30th at their auditorium to discuss the theme of “Developed Village-Developed Nation”. Hon’ble Central Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal was the chief guest of honour at the valedictory session and released the new book “Thoughts for the New Era” – collection of speeches of Dr. Shambhushivananda delivered all across the globe. His Excellency Mr. Hassan of Jordan, Dr Anil Sahasrabudhe, Dr M P Poonia, Mr Kamal Taori, Retd IAS, Sandeep Marwah,Vijay Tiwari were also present among many others.
Dr. Shambhushivananda chaired the session on Education and gave his keynote address concerning the “Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana” – dream project of Narendra Modi- Prime Minister of India. The two day event marked the beginning of a national movement to link up higher educational institutions with 600,000 villages of India. It is indeed a laudable initiative of AICTE which is now actively being promoted by IECSME, Village Parishads and Neohumanist Institutions in India.
Palampur Himachal Pradesh
Dr. Shambhushivananda visited Palampur and also met with Dr. Ashok Kumar Sarial, Vice- Chancellor of Agricultural University at Palampur.
In October, 2017 the IFIM Business School and the Center for Developmental Education in Bangalore hosted a series of talks on Holistic Education by Dr. Shambhushivananda.
As part of this, on Oct 9-10th Dr. Shambhushivananda spoke to faculty, deans, directors, principals, postgraduate and undergraduate students of the institution on the theme of “Education, Happiness and Transformative Leadership”