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There is a Need For Spiritual City in India- Sandeep Marwah

August 4, 2020

        IECSME- Conference on Need of Spiritual City In India

 

New Delhi: “We have space, we have courage, we have enthusiasm and India is, as it is, called the spiritual capital of the World, I think there has to be a spiritual city in this country,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President ICMEI & Marwah Studios speaking at the International conference on Spiritual Dimension of Sustainable Development and Marketing the Unmarketed India for Vishwa Guru Bharat organized by IECSME-Indo European Chamber of Small & Medium Enterprises.

“My visit to Vatican city gave me enough confidence when a spiritual city has been actually carved as a separate country. This action is not only going to bring a sense of oneness within Indian and people of the World but will also turn out to be the biggest source of tourism and rich economy,” added Dr. Sandeep Marwah also President of World Peace Development And Research Foundation.

The event was on the occasion of 2nd Foundation Day of Dr. Kamal Taori International Institute of Panchayati Raj and Holistic Rural Development and as a part of Yog Vidya Jagriti Abhiyan- International Holistic Health Movement initiated from NEC Ministry of DoNER Government of India.

Vijay Tiwari President IECSME, Dr. Kamal TAORI former Secretary Government of India, H.H. Mahamandleshwar Gayatri Devi President The World Community of IC & TD, Kunwar Vikram Singh Chairman CAPSI, Dr. Vallabh Kathiria Chairman Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aaayog Government of India, Pradeep Gandhi former Member Parliament, Ram Mahesh Mishra Director Vishwa Jagriti Mission, Rajendra Verma Advocate Supreme Court, Dr. Rameshwaranand Sant Parmukh RSS, Arun Khanna of Patiala Royal Family and Laxmi Thakur Secretary General IECSME spoke on the subject.

Powerful webinar by Indo Gabon Cultural Forum of ICMEI

August 4, 2020

      Webinar by Indo Gabon Film And Cultural Forum of ICMEI

 

New Delhi: The Charge d Affairs, Embassy of Gabon in India, Ms. Josephine Patricia NTYAM EHYA, participated in a webinar organized by International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry and the Indo Gabon Cultural Forum to discuss about the Indo Gabon relations and the situation of Covid 19 in her country.

Ms. Ehya praised the President of Gabon H E Ali Bongo Ondimba for controlling the cases of Corona in Gabon as well as all the ministries of her country who had played a major role during the pandemic. She informed that sampling is being done at a large scale and measures to maintain social distancing are being strictly adhered. Ads in media are being shown at regular intervals and usage of masks has been made compulsory. Sanitization at all the offices, airports, malls and other public places is being done on a regular basis.

Talking about the business in Gabon the Charge d Affairs said that entrepreneurs are coming up and we are very pleased that new business houses are coming up in Gabon. Around 800 Indians are staying in Gabon and are associated with various industries. Indian firms like Bharti Airtel, Oil India Ltd., Ramky Infrastucture Ltd. and M3M India Limited are a few organizations, which are already working in Gabon. She pointed out that obtaining Visa for Gabon has been very much simplified; one way is to get the visa online and secondly if you have an invitation letter the Visa will be provided at the airport on arrival.

Replying to queries raised by the audience she mentioned that presently imports are higher but we are looking forward to increase exports of commodities palm oil, wooden articles and agriculture and they look forward to getting new techniques of agriculture from India. Regarding the film industry she stated that the films are made in French although a small film industry many films have been nominated and screened in various festivals across the world. She also offered Dr. Sandeep Marwah, President ICMEI to have an MOU with IGIS (INSTITUT GABONAIS DE L’IMAGE ET DU SON) for cooperation in the broadcasting sector.

Dr. Sandeep Marwah thanked the Charge d Affairs, who was accompanied by Mr. Serge Thierry MANDOUKU OMBEGUE the Cultural Counsellor, for accepting his invitation to attend the webinar. Mr. Ashok Tyagi, Secretary General ICMEI paid the formal vote of thanks.

Raksha Bandhan Is A Day of Commitment- Sandeep Marwah

August 3, 2020

 

Sandeep Marwah at Brahma Kumaris Raksha Bandhan Webinar

New Delhi: “Raksha Bandhan is one of the oldest festivals in India where you promise to protect your sister, her rights and safety forever. But this festival teaches us many other lessons which we have to learn every time-a lesson of commitment,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios and World Peace Development And Research Foundation in a webinar organized by Brahma Kumaris on the occasion of Raksha Bhandan. 

 

Talking to the large audience in the capacity of Chief Guest Dr. Sandeep Marwah reminded that our commitment is not only towards our sister, family, friends, community but also a promise to save & secure our country, nature and almighty. Every action taken by you is bound to revert back. You have to be very cautious in taking decision and action. A thread on your wrist is a continuous reminder of your duties and responsibilities. 

 

Rajyogni B K Saroj Didi Director Brahma Kumaris Vasant Kunj, Dwarka and connected Centers, His Holiness Jain Acharya Dr. Lokesh Muni Ji, Ms Zena Chung from South Korea International Director of Confederation of World Religion, , Acharya Satyendra Narayan President of Confederation of World Religion, Ashok Tyagi Secretary General of ICMEI and  Dr. Gopal Ji of Global Yog Alliance also spoke on the occasion.

Sandeep Marwah Honored With Global Cultural Minister Award

August 2, 2020

  Sandeep Marwah Awarded With Global Cultural Minister Award

 

London: A well-known media, entertainment & event management company of London, UK announced Trident Awards on the Global Friendship day to honor some of the prominent international personalities for their contribution to their respective fields. Dr. Sandeep Marwah was the first one to be honored as Global Cultural Minister.

“We are overwhelmed at Trident to present Global Cultural Minister Award to Dr. Sandeep Marwah who has contributed immense in the field of films, television, art, culture, fashion and media. He is known to the World for his philanthropic activities and now with seven World Records to his credit. His presence has raised the level of awards,” said Shiv Kakran the founder and promoter of Trident Awards.

“This special award not only confirms your high level of success but also serves as a lasting tribute to the limitless efforts, dedication, perseverance and all the great accomplishment,” a citation was read by Naveen the director of Trident.

Trident has planned these awards on web and invited many celebrities along with awardees from different parts of the World. Cllr Nitin Parekh Mayor of Harrow, Navin Shah British Labour Politician, H.E. Hector C. Jacome Ambassador of Ecador, Bappi Lahiri renowned music director, Liza Verma former Femina Miss India, Inderajit Ghosh Ambassador of AHRI for SAARC Region and Gaurav Gupta President Lion Club were also present there.

Art is The Base of Spirituality- Sandeep Marwah

August 2, 2020

     Artists Are Best Messenger of Spirituality- Sandeep Marwah

New Delhi: Any artist can reach to the new heights when he has a passion for his art. When you are deeply involved with art be it a painting, sculpture, drama, dance, writing, music, cinema or anything else it is like a meditation- TAPSYA and the base of spirituality is meditation therefore art leads to spirituality,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah Chancellor of AAFT and  President of World Peace Development And Research Foundation at an event organized by Brahma Kumari to project Art and Spirituality. 

Brahma Kumari is the only spiritual organization which has been giving enough importance to art and artists as they know that artists are close to god and spirituality and can be better messenger of good work into the society. Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it. The love for art makes you a better human being,” added Dr. Sandeep Marwah also Patron to Brahma Kumari organization. 

Dadi Ratan Mohini Addl. Chief of Brahma Kumari, B.K.Kusum Vice Chairperson of Art & Culture Wing, B.K. Dayal National Coordinator of Art and Culture, B.K. Geeta Head Quarter Coordinator Business and Industry Wing, Kavita Jain Former MLA Sonipat and Cabinet Minister Haryan Government, Kishore Bhanushali Film actor and stand up Comedian, Anita Raj Hingorani Film actor, Anwesha Dutta playback singer, B.K.Nitin singer art & culture Wing and  B.K.Satish Coordinator art & Culture wing head quarter also participated in the conference.

World Nature Conservation Day Observed at AAFT University 

July 28, 2020

    AAFT University Celebrated World Nature Conservation Day

New Delhi: World Nature Conservation Day is celebrated on July 28 of every year around the world. World Nature Conservation Day 2020 recognizes that a healthy environment is key to a healthy and sustainable society. On this World Nature Conservation Day, people should put an effort to protect the earth and conserve the natural resources.

“Each and every activity in the world depends upon nature so people should understand that any activity they do will affect the earth. Conservation of nature is of utmost importance to all human beings and their life on Earth. Earth has given essential need to live like water, air, trees, animals, food, soil, minerals, etc. so its people duty to keep the environment safe and clean,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah Chancellor of AAFT University while talking to the young students of AAFT University in a program to celebrate World Conservation Day on Web.

“There are so many threats to nature, such as deforestation, illegal trade in wildlife, pollution, plastics use, chemicals, industrial developments, and many more factors. So, it is important to protect nature and to create a healthy environment for present and future generations,” added Dr. Marwah also Patron to IFUNA- Indian Federation of United Nations Associations.

While answering the questions Dr. Marwah suggested some of the steps to conserve the nature like- Use of alternative energy- such as solar and wind energy, Plant more trees to maintain the ecosystem and to prevent soil erosion, Use the water resources in a proper way and reuse the kitchen water for watering the gardens, Grow vegetation in catchment areas, Reduce the usage of electricity, Use the recyclable and biodegradable products, Ensure the recycling of wastes, Try to minimize the use of cars for shorter distance, Use paper bags or cloth bag instead of plastic bags, Grow the own vegetables by using organic compost and Install water treatment plants and rainwater harvesting.

National Day of Egypt Celebrated at ICMEI

July 25, 2020

     National Day of Arab Republic of Egypt Celebrated at ICMEI

 

New Delhi: “I on behalf of ICMEI and media and entertainment industry of India extend my heartiest congratulations to H.E. Dr. Heba Salah Eldin Elmarassi  Ambassador of Egypt to India and people of Egypt on the occasion of National Day which falls on 23rd July. May India and Egypt remain best of friends for ever,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President of International Chamber of Media And entertainment Industry in a webinar celebrating National Day of Arab Republic of Egypt.

The  National Day of Egypt is celebrated on July, 23, which coincides with the annual celebration of the Egyptian Revolution of 1952 when the modern republic of Egypt was declared, ending the period of the Kingdom of Egypt.

Dr. Sandeep Marwah one of the first Indians to be honoured in Cairo International Film Festival in 2010. He is also chairing Indo Egypt Film And Cultural Forum created many years back in association with the Embassy of Egypt in New Delhi, to develop and promote relations between two countries through art and culture.

Large numbers of programs have been organized now and then under cultural exchange including scholarship to the student from Egypt to study cinema at Asian Academy of Film And Television.

 

27 Years of AAFT Celebrated in Pandemic on 22nd July

July 22, 2020

27th Anniversary of AAFT Education Group Based Noida &  Raipur

 

 

New Delhi: “We have not lost the spirits and enthusiasm because of the pandemic Corona Virus. The eagerness and anxiousness have grown in all these four months of lockdowns and social distancing as to what new we can present from AAFT to the world of education. We have upgraded our self in these few days of pain and now ready to face the new challenge and any other unforeseen circumstances,” said Prof. Dr. Sandeep Marwah Founder Director and Chancellor of AAFT University addressing the group of journalists at New Delhi.

 

“Our journey from a boutique institute to a full-fledged university is   a case study in the media and entertainment industry and education industry all over the World. Seven world records, enormous international and national awards, incomparable accolades speak the positioning of AAFT on the world map,” added Dr. Marwah emotionally.

 

“Blessings and appreciations of Presidents, Prime Ministers, Governors, Ministers and top-notch artists and professionals from all strata of life from various countries have given us enough strength to survive from all sort of good and bad jumps of these 27 years of our existence,” expressed Dr. Marwah.

 

“AAFT is committed to best of the education in every field possible in time to come. A family of 20,000 people directly associated with the group is our strength, power and muscle. India is proud to have an institution of that standard which can attract students from 145 countries of the World,” said Dr. Marwah with great hope and confidence.

 

“I am indebted to each and every one who has supported me, helped me, blessed me, I have no word to thank enough to our associates, our partners in progress, our management, our faculty and my dearest students who all have believed in us and gave us the opportunity to serve them and in return serve the nation. Let us celebrate this time digitally and be ready for the new batches to be started next month,” said Marwah very humbly.

 

“AAFT will emerged soon as one of the finest institutions of this century. No efforts putting in in the right direction with clear intention can go waist. I love you all for being part of my family,” said Marwah with passion in eyes.

National Day of Belgium Celebrated at ICMEI

July 22, 2020

    National Day of Celebrated by Indo Belgium Cultural Forum

 

New Delhi: “I on behalf of ICMEI and Indian Media And Entertainment Industry extend my heartiest congratulations to H.E. Francois Delhaye Ambassador of Belgium to India and the people of Belgium on the National Day of Kingdom of Belgium which falls on 21st July,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President of International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry.

“We have extra ordinary relations with the Kingdom of Belgium and we wish to promote to a new level through trade, business, art and culture,” Marwah added also chair for Indo Belgium Film And Cultural Forum.

Dr. Marwah recollected from memory of his first visit to Belgium in 1980 when he sailed English Channel and reach at Belgium port at Oostende from Dover UK from where he took the train to Brussels the capital of Belgium.

The second visit was in 1983 to Brussels again and then next when he was invited as the international jury and honored with award at 26th Mons International Film Festival in 2010.

Jos De Clercq of Trade and Investments (Flanders) and First Secretary Embassy of Belgium in India came and revived the relations in 2013. Then it was the visit of H.E. Pierre Vaesen Ambassador of Belgium to India on the inauguration of 10th Batch of Asian School of Media Studios at Marwah Studios.

Later Antoine Delcourt Counsellor Economic Affairs, Christophe Van Overstraeten First Secretary Trade & Investment, Jos De Clercq First Secretary Trade & Investment Flanders and Abel Garamhegyi Vice President of Barco Electronic Systems were also visited and honoured with the life membership of International Film And Television Club at AAFT.

It was the visit of H.E. Jan Luylk Ambassador of Belgium to India who encouraged us a lot in 2015 when Indo Belgium Film And Cultural Forum was announced in ICMEI.  It was nice to receive the super Model Anna Kapiteijn of Belgium during our first Global Fashion Week in Noida in 2016.

Dr. Deepak Narwal European Economic Senate was at Marwah Studios to Celebrate National Day of Belgium on 21st July 2018. An acrobatic Dance Art Fusion called Sacred Place by Belgium artists Ben de Keyser, Bran De Beul, Grete Moortgat, Yesse De Veyser and Naemic Schellens at Marwah Studios during Delhi Art Festival 2019 was remarkable.

Teej Festival Brought Enthusiasm to the Members of Rajasthani Academy

July 21, 2020

     Teej Festival Celebrated With Great Pomp And Show On Web

New Delhi: A colorful event on the web with traditional dresses brought lots of enthusiasm in the life of members of Rajasthan Academy, who all are right now stuck up at home because of the Corona Virus Pandemic. The members paid their tribute to late R.N. Lakhotia who founded this organization around thirty years back.

“Teej festival we have been celebrating for years, this time we have asked members to come with traditional dresses on web. The idea is to bring joy and cheers in life even though we all are staying indoors.” said Gaurav Gupta, President of Rajasthani Academy.

Celebrating Teej is a symbol of a woman’s love and sacrifice. Let’s celebrate the festival with happiness and joys. May the festival of Teej fill your life with ecstasy, ensure the well being of your spouse and children, and purify your body and soul. A very Happy Teej to all,” said Dr Sandeep Marwah, Chancellor AAFT University who also narrated two wonderful poetries to the full house initiating the program.

“I may be the eldest most here let me bless you all on this auspicious day of Teej. With the grace of God we all will be together next year celebrating Teej with great pomp and show,” said K. L. Ganju Consul General of Comoros in India joined web with his wife in the capacity of Chief Guest.

“I am pleased to be here with you in this colorful event. I extend my best wishes on this beautiful day,” said Prof. Dr. Mohamed Shoukr Nada Cultural & Educational Counsellor. Embassy of Egypt.

The event was attended by S k Gupta chairman EVP, Seema Ghumber Zee TV- Delhi Darling star and many other esteemed guests including diplomats and members from various association who all presented melodious songs, heart touching poems, shayaris and  colorful dances.

The three hours long program was beautifully organized anchored by Suman Maheshwari, Secretary of Rajasthani Academy keeping the festive spirit intact. Sandeep Goel paid vote of thanks and congratulated for the grand success.