IIM Jammu welcomes SPIC Macay Founder and flags off his cycle rally from Jammu to Kanyakumari

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Jammu: IIM Jammu in collaboration with SPIC Macay
welcomed Padamshree Dr. Kiran Seth, founder of SPIC Macay. Dr. Seth is on a Cycle Yatra
from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. In line with the mission of his yatra, there was a fruitful and
interesting interaction between Dr. Seth with the faculty, staff, and students and with all the
esteemed heads of the Institutes of Jammu. The interaction was done with a motto to highlight
the society’s indispensable contribution to revitalizing, exploring, and preserving the diverse
and classic culture of India. The unique highlight is reach the interior parts of the state and
sensitize them about the culture, and our heritage which would in turn lead to better learning
and creation of responsible professionals.
Prof. B. S. Sahay, Director IIM Jammu, introduced Dr. Kiran Seth, Founder of SPIC Macay,
and spoke about his contribution to music, culture, art, and society. He highlighted the
importance of empowering artists to artisans nationwide to immerse the faculty and student
body in the learning and beauty of music, arts, and craft. He also emphasized the need to
create an ambiance of cultural diversity, classical erudition, and appreciation through courses,
seminars, workshops, and cultural events to keep the integrity, art, and tradition of our nation
intact. He urged the students to have a definite purpose in life for moving ahead and achieving
success.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Kiran Seth, mentioned the actual purpose behind his cycling
from Srinagar to Kanyakumari. He emphasized that today’s young generation is on the bright
side than the earlier generation since they have a lot of avenues, and the only grey area is
they believe in what they see. He quoted practical life examples of Einstein, Vocalist Ram
Chatur Malik, and Ustad Bismillah Khan who with their deep introspection could see beyond
reality. He cited the need for deep introspection to see many things that exist. He motivated
the students to learn from the people who have a vision for the best, never to deny what they
have, and deep introspection can lead you towards your goals. According to him, Patience
and faith are the main boundaries that can help us follow the path of our ancestors. He
mentioned the examples of music and yoga for mind-changing concentration levels.
Adding further, he complimented the Gurukul system of India along with the contribution of
Dr. Sapna Sangra, Chairperson, SPIC Macay J&K, and Ms. Pathania who have deeply
contributed to the progress of SPIC Macay. He urged the students to be single pointed and
further advised the students to take up a serious endeavour in life and make it a regular
practise. Dr. Seth then traced the trajectory of the society from its start to its far-reaching
goals of combining academic knowledge with classic knowledge of music, arts, and craft for
a wholesome upbringing of the student body

Dr. Seth was felicitated by Prof. B.S. Sahay, Director, IIM Jammu. The session concluded
with a vote of thanks. Present on the occasion were Prof. Jabir Ali, Dean Academics, Dr.
Barnali Chaudhary, Chairperson Student Affairs, Dr. Sapna Sangra, and all the esteemed
heads, faculty.
The fruitful interaction saw the august presence of esteemed heads of the Institutions from
the Jammu region who pledged to take this mission forward.

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