Photographer: | Professor Chittaranjan Das
15 Oct / 2009Program by:

More problems, more progress

An eminent educator, linguist, sociologist, psychologist and philosopher, Professor Chittaranjan Das spoke of his past experiences in education. He reflected on his first visit to Auroville, meeting the Mother, and other inspirational persons. To Professor Das, integral education is about attitude, it is a twofold relationship. Initially it is about special involvement in something that is yet to be presented, and secondly how one relates to children. With many problems comes progress, and in integral education’ progress is the peak,’ the goal to be reached, but it’s never reached. He noted that there’s always a progress where there are problems…