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12 Jan 2018
Vidyamandir Launches Multiple New Projects with Strong Community Support

 At the opening of Sarhad Gandhi Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan Bhavan
and Shri Navinchandra Dahyalal Mody Bhavan

More than five hundred members of the Palanpuri Jain community and other well wishers from various cities across India and the world came to Palanpur on January 6 and 7, 2018 to attend the 70th anniversary celebrations of Vidyamandir Trust which also saw the launching of a number of new projects. Many of them were from younger generations of families whose generous donations over the years have, and continue to, helped the institution flourish and grow, preparing  thousands of students to live the Vidyamandir motto, Better Everyday.

A number of new institutions and projects of the Trust, all made possible by generous donations from the Palanpuri community and other well-wishers, were inaugurated and blessed during the celebrations.

 At the opening of Kashish Kumar Mehta Bhavan
and Savitaben Pannalal Kothari B. Ed. College

Each inaugural ceremony was presided over by different dignitaries including Shri Charles Bonas, Director, Bonas & Co., London, Shri Rohan Shah, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court and Bombay High Court, Shri Jalaj Dani, Chairman, Board of Governors, IIM Trichy, Shri Praveenshankar Pandya, Chairman, Board of Governors, IIM Ranchi and Chairman, GJEPC, Shri Bharat Sheth, Deputy Chairman and Managing Director, Great Eastern Shipping Co. Ltd and Dr. Satyavatiben Surajmal Jhaveri, a pillar of strength of  Vidyamandir for the past several years.

The complete list of new projects that were blessed/opened:
Sarhad Gandhi Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan Bhawan
Donor: K C Kothari (Hong Kong) & Family
Shri Navinchandra Dahyalal Mody Bhavan
Donor: Smt. Anila N. Mody
Kashish Kumar Mehta Bhavan
Donor: Smt. Nita & Shri Kumar Mehta (M/s. Shairu Gems Diamonds Pvt. Ltd.)
Shri Manubhai Surajmal Jhaveri - Surekhaben (Crown - TV) Prangan
Donor: Famly Surekhaben & Manubhai Surajmal Jhaveri
Savitaben Pannalal Kothari B. Ed. College
Donor: Shri Ashwin Pannalal Kothari
Shri Sanjay Nanalal Kothari Divyang Vihar
Donor: Family Sanjay N Kothari (M/s. Lotus Gem)


 At the opening of Shri Manubhai Surajmal Jhaveri - Surekhaben (Crown - TV) Prangan

 Blessings at Sarhad Gandhi Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan Bhavan

Interactive Classrooms EMS Std. 3-4-5 by Shri Nishit P. Kothari 
Smt. Shashiben Kanubhai Mehta Canteen 
Smt. VasubenSureshbhai Bhansali Yoga Centre 
Shri Shantilal Nanchand Kothari Paryavaran Kendra & Ceramics Pottery Workshop
Interactive Classrooms GMS Std. 6-7-8 by Madhuben and Rajnikantbhai Mehta
Shri Rajnikant Chhotalal Mehta Kalayatan
Shri Shantilal Surajmal Mehta Teachers’ Training Programme

Blessings at Kashish Kumar Mehta Bhavan
Shri B. L. Parikh Institute of English Language
Blessings at Manubhai Surajmal Jhaveri – Surekhaben (Crown TV) Campus
Ayush Chetan Mehta & Esha Chetan Mehta Scholarship Fund 
Shri Amrish Dalal Scholarship Fund 
Smt. Ami and Shri Sunil Kothari contribution towards educational activity 
Shri S. G. Jhaveri & M/s. Mohanlal Raichand& Sons Scholarship Fund by Shri Piyush S. Kothari 
Shri Jormalbhai Mangaljibhai Mehta Scholarship Fund 
Mrs. Taraben Motilal Kothari & Mrs. Chandanben Surajmal Kothari Scholarship Fund 

Blessings at Sarvajanik Chhatralaya
Smt. MaltibenArunbhai K. Munsif GrameenMahilaUtkarsh Kendra 
Shri K.D.Parikh Yoga Centre for the Differently-abled Girls of Mamtamandlr
Smt. Vasuben Arvindbhai Parikh Yoga Centre for the Differently-abled Boys of Mamtamandir
Audiometry room with Multipurpose Acoustic Room by Pandurang Shastri Athavale Education Foundation 
Smt. Miraben Rameshbhai Mehta Lalitkala Prashikshan Kendra 
Smt. Lilaben Bagmalbhai Chunilalbhai Jhaveri Centre of Home Science at Mamtamandir
Smt. Bhagwatiben Bagmalbhai Kothari Hobby Centre at Mamtamandir
Smt. Chanchiben Dalpatbhai Mehta Kalakendra at Mamtamandir
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