Volume : 2, Issue : 4, APR 2016
VALUE EDUCATION IN PRESENT SCENARIO
Dr. Harsha Chaturvedi
IF WEALTH IS LOST NOTHING IS LOST"
"IF HEALTH IS LOST SOMETHING IS LOST"
"IF CHARACTER IS LOST EVERYTHING IS LOST"
BEST OF ALL THINGS IS CHARACTER.
FATHER OF INDIAN NATION MAHATMA GANDHI
Character building and value education make a human being more humane and responsible individual. A person without Character and the basic human values shall not be able to blossom in life. Love, compassion, mutual respect, brotherhood and good moral character are some of the qualities that make an individual a better human being. The objective of education is man-making and what is a man without character and values. Great emphasis of the educational program in the school shall be on value based education and character building. In present scenario, the upcoming new generation influenced with fashionable lifestyle, has discarded our values in one way or the other. In such a situation it is very important for someone to lay down basic principles for us so that we may lead a brightened life. No matter the stepping stones of success hit us hard, we on the basis of these principles can guide our life. The present paper is an attempt to state the importance of value education for the present as well as future generations so that they can contribute in the development of the society.
Character building , value education.
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