On the morning of this Ladies Day, Ms. Chetana Raju delivers the introductory speech, dwelling on the mystery of Divinity encased in human form. She introduces the two next speakers.
Dr. Ankhi Mukherjee, an alumnus at Anantapur Campus between 1984-1991, started with a meditation on knowing Sathya Sai Baba through the register of "vidya" and spoke of "vidya" as the "portable property" she has carried away from her years at the Institute. She discusss the implication of women's education for not just self-improvement or the improvement of a particular class of women but for the overall improvement of women.
Sylvia Alden, a retired teacher from the US holding a Masters in Special Education, gave a moving speech packed with emotion and devotion. Dwelling on the concept "Universal" and its dictionary meaning, she extolled Sai Baba as the Universal Solution. He is that which exists and is true in all places and at all times and in all situations as justice and beauty.
Read about Ladies Day Nov 19 here: media.radiosai.org/journals/Vol_06/01DEC08/11-prasanthi-diary_Part_6.htm