Karnataka dasara holiday: The world-famous Dasara is celebrated in Mysuru. As of now, a holiday has been announced for schools in the district from September 26 to October 9 as part of Dussehra. In this regard, the Office of the Deputy Director, Department of Public Education, Mysore has issued a circular. Dasara Holiday: schools holiday start from September 26.
The Dussehra vacation period for the academic year 2022-23 has been fixed. Mysuru Dussehra Navratri events are starting from 26-09-2022. And on the condition that Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti on 02-10-2022 and Valmiki Jayanti on 09-10-2022 be compulsorily celebrated in schools, an order from the Deputy Director of Mysuru District Public Education Department to grant Dasara holiday from 26-09-2022 to 9-10-2022 for the benefit of children.
According to the 2022-23 academic calendar of the Department of Public Education, Karnataka Dasara holiday has been granted from October 03, 2022 to October 16, 2022, for a total of 14 days. This leave is given every year for students to study for half yearly examination. In the academic year 2022-23, there will be a total of 60 public holidays and 270 will be school open days. Dussehra holiday starts from October 1 in other parts of Karnataka.
Bhagavad Gita teaching in schools and colleges of Karnataka from this year: BC Nagesh
Education Minister BC Nagesh said that there is a thought to start teaching Bhagavad Gita in the schools and colleges of Karnataka from the current academic year itself. This issue was proposed by the member MK Pranesh in the Legislative Council.
The government is saying that there is no proposal to teach Bhagavad Gita. Earlier it was said about forming a committee for teaching Bhagavad Gita. But now a different statement has come out. Is there any embarrassment for the government to preach Bhagavad Gita? He asked why there is no interest now.
Education Minister BC Nagesh replied that there is a discussion about teaching Bhagavad Gita in the moral education department from this year itself. He said that they will form a committee and take a decision.