- Education on Dharma related to Ganesh festival imparted in the live phone-in program organized by Goa Doordarshan TV
- Major participation from Sanatan Sanstha
Panaji – Sanatan’s seeker Shri Vivek Pendse emphasised on understanding the scriptures, celebrating Ganesh festival in accordance to it and deriving spiritual benefit from it, to the audiences of live phone-in program organized by Goa Doordarshan. He also gave information on the spiritual science behind Ganesh festival.
Goa Doordarshan organizes live phone-in programs on various topics concerning environment, health, security of women, education, festivals etc. with the aim of establishing direct communication with the society. Subject matter experts related to these fields are invited to the program. Science and technology have progressed by leaps and bounds so far and one can see its effect even on the religious festivals. Therefore in current times, it has become imperative to decide upon which practice is correct and which is incorrect. With this intent the program was organized in the context of the Ganesh festival.Anchor, Mrs. Shubha Sawant got various questions related to Ganesh festival clarified from Shri Vivek Pendse on the behalf of the devotees of Shri Ganesh. Many devotees called in when the program was being telecasted and asked questions related to Ganesh festival which were also answered by Shri Vivek Pendse.