Several programs were held in the university in connection with Gandhi ji’s birthday
Freedom run, film festival and lectures arranged including plantation in campus.Jamia Millia Islamia organised several programs in campus today on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 151th birthday.University Register AP Siddiqui launched the flag hoisting program titled Fit India Freedom Run at the campus. The program was launched by Chief Proctor and the guest of the event, Professor Wasim A Khan, Professor Mehtab Alam Khan, DSW and University students, teachers and non-teaching staff including Professor Iqrar M Khan participated.After visiting the university and surrounding areas, the freedom run ended at the Mujeeb Bagh Community Center of the University where the registrar, Jamia Millia Islamia campaigned. In addition to the registrar, DSW, Chief Proctor, Security Advisor, Teachers and Other university officers participated.Mr. Wimal Bhai, Convener of National Alliance of People’s Movements (NAPM), gave an online lecture on the topic of Gandhi’s relationship in Hum Asr India on Zoom in which students and employees of the university participated.The competition to create a digital poster was also held on this occasion, for which the participants were asked to submit their poster online. The program is a joint efforts of the University’s DSW Office, NSS and NCC units. Came into action from.The University has arranged three international webinars on ‘Gandhiyan Ideas and Philosophy’ in the past one month, where Jamia Millia Islamia has been organized to spread the Gandhian thought, Oxford, UK Seoul National University, South Korea (ROK) and California State University have held several programs from Secramento, US share.To pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, AJK MCRC Jamia Millia Islamia also held a film festival where films were exhibited. Brief interview of filmmakers and film scholars by the center 28 Shown between September and October 2, 2020 These programs are also uploaded to the university’s official YouTube channel which can be viewed at the link below.https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZOGZZ8jpsnBUffIL-47UZwVice Chancellor Professor Najma Akhtar lighting on Gandhiji’s permanent commitment to Jamia Millia Islamia, said that Gandhi ji was one of the pious souls who adored the University in difficult times, when the University was a victim of economic crisis. And when it came to close the university, Gandhi ji said, if I have to beg for the university, I will do that too, but the university should not be closed and so they contributed a lot to the university.He said Gandhi is the only 20th century personality who has been profoundly in every sector from politics to society i.e. education, politics, religion, ethics, social, business and trade etc. Gandhi was a universal person who had the vision of non-violence. Believed in. He said Gandhi’s personality will always be a symbol of courage, honesty, justice, love and empathy for us.Jamia Millia Islamia was the first institution that implemented and promoted Gandhiji’s vision of basic education at its own. Jamia Millia Islamia has been paying tribute to Gandhi ji on his life, thoughts and philosophy through multiple programs. In Hai, a major Urdu literary magazine ‘ Jamia ‘ published by the University has published a special edition on Gandhiji. It includes articles written in collaboration with Eastern and Arab scholars that provide Gandhi’s personality and thought. And it helps to understand philosophy.