Like other years, this time the ‘Vidyarthivrata’ (Student’s Vow-taking) Ceremony for the newly admitted students was held on the early morning of August 31, 2014, Sunday, in the ‘Community Hall’ of the College residential premises. The programme included Puja, Homa, Vedic Chanting, Bhajans and offering oblations to the sacred flame in a very vibrant atmosphere. The overall presence of Monastic members, Teachers, Staffs, Guardians, Ex-students as well as distinguished Guests added an extra fervor to the ambience. The entire session was conducted by Swami Sarvaganandaji Mj, Secretary, RKM Ashrama, Narendrapur. Swami Bhudevanandaji Mj, Principal, RKM Residential College, Narendrapur coordinated the programme as a whole. After Vidyarthivrata, almost around 11.15 a.m., a workshop on Value Education sponsored by Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi, through RK Mission, Belur Math, took place at our Vivekananda Centenary Hall. Revered Swami Jnanalokanandaji Maharaj, Trustee & Member of the Governing Body, RK Math & Mission and also the Secretary, RKM Vidyapith, Purulia, had kindly graced the occasion as Guest-in-Chief. Sri Tarun Goswami, City Editor, The Statesman, was present as our Special Guest and Revered Swami Devarajanandaji Maharaj, Secretary, RKM Ashrama Sarisha, presided over the entire programme. Sri Sushobhan Sengupta, a Faculty Member, Dept. of History, RKM Residential College, Narendrapur, was also one of the speakers. Swami Sravaganandaji Mj. gave the address of welcome in the beginning and finally, at the end of the session, Vote of Thanks was delivered by Swami Bhudevanandaji Mj.