On 7th May 2005, a team of
volunteers under Sai Study Group of Yogyakarta organized service programs
in remote areas of Gunung Kidul (Purwodadi district, Yogyakarta Province
of Indonesia), which covering 5 villages: Duwet, Ngande Ande, Pringsanggar,
Winangun and Ngandong.
The service programs were arranged in food distribution to 2,340 families,
which consisted of 5 kgs of rice and lunch meal, also set-up free medical
camp serving over 800 patients. A medical team consisting of 8 doctors and
4 nurses saw patients of all ages with a wide variety of ailments,
including skin diseases, nutrition problems, arthritic & rheumatic
problems and also chest pains.
The programs were carried-out in a very smooth procedure and greatly
anticipated. As a token of their appreciation, the villagers offered a
welcome dance and behaved in a very nice and discipline manner throughout
the service, especially during rice distribution.
This seva project were being unique due to the presence of two prominent &
distinguished guests, i.e. Prof. Anil Kumar from Prashanti Nilayam, India
(who is none other than Bhagawan Baba's translator) and Dr. V.K. Ravindran
(central co-coordinator Zone 4 region 41 of Prashanti Council). As can be
seen from the picture, Prof. Anil Kumar is very delighted & interested
with the folk dance presented by the villagers.
Posted by : Udayo Untarya Wijaya