Chandigarh, September 28: As a prelude to upcoming 14th Global Youth Peace Fest-GYPF2019 starting in the city from September 30th onwards, today, celebrating 150 years of being Mahatma – Yuvsatta-an NGO, Chitkara College of Education, Chitkara University invited Mr. Bernie Meyer popularly known as The American Gandhi on Chitkara International School campus. Prominent amongst those who were presented on the occasion included Mr. Pramod Sharma, foudner & Coordinator of Yuvsatta-NGO the main organizers of GYPF2019.

Mr. Meyer interacted with the alpha teachers (B.Ed. Student), staff members and the students of Chitkara International School. He in his talk “Gandhian Ideals and Universal Brotherhood” inspired the students to follow the path of truth and non-violence ideology. He also emphasized on adoption of “Humanistic Approach” throughout to deal with the social and national issues.

The session was followed by a Quiz - “Knowing the Mahatama”. All the students actively participated and answered various questions revolving around the life of Mahatma Gandhi. The winners of the quiz were awarded with the copies autobiographies of Mahatma Gandhi – The Story of My Experiments with Truth.

On the occasion Pramod Sharma, also shared few case studies with the young audience where the lives of people have been transformed after following the footsteps of Mahatma.

This year over 200 young people from around 20 countries of the world are coming to participate at the 14th edition of annual Global Youth Peace Fest at Peace-city Chandigarh