Journey of Kalam Sandesh Vahini:
28-07-2017 to 15-10-2017


Chinmaya University and House of Kalam collaborate to bring to you the “Kalam Sandesh Vahini” – a one of its kind mobile exhibition on the people’s President, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. This vehicle, which depicts the various incidences from the life of Dr APJ Kalam, was flagged off at Rameshwaram by the Honourable Prime Minister of India – Shri Narendra Modi, on the 27th July, during the inauguration ceremony of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam’s memorial at Rameshwaram. This Sandesh Vahini, carrying the life and the vision of Dr APJ Kalam, will travel across the country for around 85 days, starting from Rameshwaram, his native town, to the Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi, covering many schools and general public, on its way. Members of Chinmaya Yuva Kendra (Youth wing of Chinmaya Mission) and Youth Empowerment Programme (Yuvaveers) will accompany the Vahini and conduct talks, seminars, workshops etc during this yatra. The Sandesh Vahini will be received by the President and the Prime Minister at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on the 15th October which happens to be Dr APJ’s birthday.


Date   Day From  To
27-Jul-2017 Thursday Flag off
28-Jul-2017 Friday  Rameshwaram
29-Jul-2017 Saturday Rameshwaram
30-Jul-2017 Sunday Rameshwaram  Madurai
31-Jul-2017 Monday Madurai
1-Aug-2017 Tuesday Madurai Rajapalayam
1-Aug-2017 Tuesday Rajapalayam  Tenkasi
2-Aug-2017 Wednesday Tenkasi
3-Aug-2017 Thursday  Tenkasi Tirunalveli
4-Aug-2017 Friday Tirunelvelli Kanyakumari
5-Aug-2017 Saturday Kanyakumari Nagarcoil
6-Aug-2017 Sunday Nagarcoil
7-Aug-2017 Monday Nagarcoil Trivandrum
8-Aug-2017 Tuesday Trivandrum
9-Aug-2017 Wednesday Trivandrum
10-Aug-2017 Thursday Trivandrum Kochi – CIF
11-Aug-2017 Friday  Kochi – CIF
12-Aug-2017 Saturday Kochi – CIF  Thrishur
13-Aug-2017 Sunday Thrissur Palakkad
14-Aug-2017 Monday  Palakkad
15-Aug-2017 Tuesday Palakkad Coimbatore
16-Aug-2017 Wednesday  Coimbatore  Salem
17-Aug-2017 Thursday Salem Karur
18-Aug-2017 Friday Karur Trichy
19-Aug-2017 Saturday Trichy Nagapattinam
20-Aug-2017 Sunday Nagapattinam Puducherry
21-Aug-2017 Monday Puducherry Chennai
22-Aug-2017 Tuesday Chennai
23-Aug-2017 Wednesday Chennai
24-Aug-2017 Thursday Chennai Sriharikota


The Journey

Kalam’s Vision 2020 through exhibits

‘Kalam Sandesh Vahini: Vision 2020,’ a bus dedicated to carry the life and message of former President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam was  flagged off by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Sri Narendra Modi.

Come… Rise & Shine with the spirit of APJ Abdul Kalam – 92.7 BIG FM Tamil’s coverage on their FB page

Coverage about Kalam Sandesh Vahini’s visit to Madurai in the Madurai Edition of Maalai Murasu newspaper (31-07-2017)

Coverage about Kalam Sandesh Vahini’s visit to Madurai in “Makkal Kural” newspaper (31-07-2017)

Coverage about Kalam Sandesh Vahini’s visit to Madurai in “Madurai Mani” newspaper (31-07-2017)

Coverage about Kalam Sandesh Vahini in Mangalam, Kochi edition (12-08-2017)

Coverage about Kalam Sandesh Vahini in Kochi Express, The New Indian Express, Kochi edition (12-08-2017)