Bokaro: A sand-artist Ajay Shankar Mahto celebrated National Youth Day on Swami Vivekananda’s birth anniversary in an innovative way. He made a beautiful portrait of Swami Vivekananda with sand on the bank of Damodar River in Chandankyari here on Monday. The sand art caught the attention of many residents. The people found the sand art magnificent and appreciated Mahto for its creativity and creation.
Swami Vivekananda is seen as a youth idol because of the relevance of his ideas to the youth even today. Swami Vivekananda believed that education was the primary means of empowering people. He specially emphasized on education being relevant to the common masses. To him, real education was the education that instilled human values and strength of character in students.