Mysore, Feb. 27 (AHM&KMC)- AIISH Aawaaz 2010, a three-day inter-collegiate cultural fest organised by AIISH Gymkhana, an Association of staff and students of All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, was inaugurated by Senior Director of Doordarshan Kendra, Bangalore, Dr. Mahesh Joshi at AIISH auditorium in Manasagangotri yesterday.

Speaking on the occasion, he called upon the students to practise discipline and punctuality, and refrain from being carried away by globalisation and modernisation that have adverse impact on Indian culture.

He advised the students to tread in the path of spiritual thinker Swami Vivekananda.

"Every child has latent talent which needs to be identified and brought to the fore," Dr. Joshi said and added that such programmes provided ideal forum for youngsters with talents.

Star of Mysore Managing Editor Vikram Muthanna, AIISH Director Dr. Vijayalakshmi Basavaraj, General Secretary Achaiah, Prof. K.S. Prema, Cultural Forum Secretary Neha Lakshmish and others were present on the occasion.

Courtesy : Star Of Mysore