(Field Reporter: Anshuman Rawat)
Some events are meant to celebrate togetherness by means of extracting the best from each other.
The city recently played host to celebration of women power through ‘Bhagini Sevabhav’, a Lioness Conference at the ATIRA auditorium.
Hosted by The International Association of Lions Clubs – District 323/B-2006/07 under the chairmanship of Lion Nitin S. Parikh (District Chairman, Lioness), the event was studded by the who’s who of social, political and business circles, especially the women representatives of their respective fields.
Chief guest Parul Jayakrishna (Senior VP, Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industries) termed community service as the edifice of society building and lauded the contribution of the Lions / Lionesses across the globe for their contribution towards the great cause.
The highlight of the meet was an electric address by Sri Sri Ma Anantanand Tirth. She, along with all other speakers, particularly praised the present year’s theme, Perfection, and expressed confidence in the abilities of all the delegates in achieving great heights by virtue of following the conference’s vision of placing emphasis on perfection in life.
Around 300 delegates from 20 lioness clubs (from Ahmedabad and North Gujarat) had participated in the event and service activities of all clubs were shared by the respective co-chairpersons of those clubs. Club Presidents and Secretaries were duly felicitated for exemplary services carried out by them.
All past presidents and chairpersons were invited for the conference. District Governor Lion Milan Dalal and Vice District Governor Bharat Rao extended their warm greetings to the conference delegates, praised the publishing of the event bulleting and wished the Lioness Clubs a very bright future.