In today’s news in a phone interview Kavitha from Youth Link inviting us to an International Yout Day 12th August at Bharat Nivas, Pavilion of India, international Zone. They would like to highlight the positive aspects of what youth is doing in Auroville including our bioregion. Event will be going on from 2pm to 10pm with many presentations of the work of youth, exhibition, shows, open mic, food stalls …….
Saturday 8th of Aug. at 8pm at Sri Aurobindo Auditorium, , Bharat Nivas drumming performance Taiko performance of Yuhei Motoyama from Japan.
At Well Caffe in SveDame Caribbean Night with live performance at 8.30pm of Erika, Siam and Romain after the Caribbean dinner with video presentation.
All that is he, and he is the More than all that is, and we ourselves, though we know it not, are being of his being force of his force, conscious with a consciousness derive from his; even our mortal existence is made out of his substance and there is an immortal within us that is a spark of the Light and Bliss that are for ever.
– Sri Aurobindo
International Youth Day (IYD) is an awareness day designated by the United Nations. The purpose of the day is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. The first IYD was observed on 12 August, 2000. International Youth Day is observed annually on 12 August. It is meant as an opportunity for governments and others to draw attention to youth issues worldwide. During IYD, concerts, workshops, cultural events, and meetings involving national and local government officials and youth organizations take place around the world.
IYD was designated by the United Nations in 1999 with the adoption of Resolution 54/120.
International Youth Day is an opportunity to celebrate the creative force and the innovative impetus that young people bring to every society. This years theme Youth Civic Engagement emphasizes the role played by the involvement and inclusion of young people in building social cohesion and collective well-being.