Bharat Vikas Parishad is a socio, cultural andnon-political organization of elites of the society. It was established in 1963 with the ideals, values, motivational and inspirational influenceof Swami Vivekanand. It has more than 1500 branches all over India and has more than 68,000 families as its members. Shri Hansraj Gupta, Dr. L M.Singhviand Justice Jitendravir Gupta were among the pioneers of this organization. It has a number of distinguished and eminent personalities as its patrons including Swami Satyamitra Nand Giri ji Maharaj, Shri Jagmohan ji, Justice M. Rama Jois and Justice S. Parvartha Rao. Over the years, many Presidents and Prime Ministers of our country have visited and appreciated our programmes. A few months back, H’ble President Sri Ramnath Kovind ji was witness to the Group Song Competition finals held in New Delhi and he immensely appreciated the programme.
During 2001 Parishad started a Bharat Ko Jano Quiz competition for Junior & Senior groups of class 6 to 8th and 9 to 12th respectively. It was a 3 tier competition with written exams at branch level, oral round at regional level and then national level finals. About 6 lakh students are appearing annually in the written exams. Nearly 3 lakh Bharat Ko Jano books in Hindi, English, Gujarati, South Indian and other languages are distributed among the students every year.
To infuse our social and cultural superiority and greatness among the next generation and to enlighten them with knowledge of our greatness, many likeminded organizations are moving forward to work in this direction. Our H’ble Prime Minister has also shown his inclination to promote the greatness and superior quality of our Indian culture, art, historyand also wished to highlight the unique greatness of our people and things to the next generation.
Prof. K. K. Aggarwal Founder Vice Chancellor of GGS Indraprastha University, Delhi, Prof. Aggarwal has been associated with NBA in various capacities since its inception and at present, is the, Chairman, NBA