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1 2023-2024 16-02-2024 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur Unit, CG State Honoured Cyclist Mr. Indra Sen Agarwal, a member of YHAI Raipur. Mr. Indra Sen Agarwal, YHAI member started his solo Cycle journey of about 4500 kilometers from Kanyakumari to Srinagar on 16 February 2024. The main objective of this Solo Cycle yatra is to create awareness among people about blood donation and saving life. The yatra has been named Journey from Ocean to Sky. The Solo Cycle Yatra of 4500 km is estimated to be completed in approximately 45 days. Shri Indra Sen Aggarwal has donated blood 75 times. Shri Aggarwal has so far travelled 28000 kilometres by bicycle. Last year, Shri Agarwal ji had completed the Narmada Parikrama Yatra which is about 3200 kms, which was completed in 34 days. The officials of Youth Hostel Chhattisgarh State Branch and Raipur Branch honoured Mr. Agarwal on 13th February and conveyed our best wishes. In the felicitation ceremony, the Agarwal couple was welcomed with a flower bukey by the State President Mr. Sunil Vishnoi. The Agarwal couple were welcomed with garlands by Raipur Branch Chairman Mr. Shashank Moghe, Secretary Mr. Ashok Jhabak and senior member Mr. Naidu. Shri Agarwal was given a mono printed T-shirt of Youth Hostel by Raipur Unit, which he will use during the cycle journey.
2 2023-2024 23-12-2023 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur Unit CG State organised 3D2N Trekking and Training Program at Mailkal Hills(Dharampani) from 23rd to 25th December 2023. YHAI Raipur Unit CG State organised 3D2N Trekking and Training Program at Mailkal Hills(Dharampani) from 23rd to 25th December 2023.The team under the leadership of Unit Chairman and Secretary Shashank Moghe and Ashok Jhabak organised the program in which around 60 Participants took part. The members visited Narmada Aarti first day and also had an acclimatization program. Second day morning trekking started after breakfast and packed lunch. Between the beautiful lush green environment team had a trek of 14 KM in Maikal Hills. On third day team visited Jaleshwar Temple, Kapil Dhara, Jain Temple, Mai ki Bagia and met with the members of Korba and Raigarh Unit where they had a joint photography session. Raju Sarda, Sanjeev Gadgil, Mrs Rakhi Jhabak, Unnati, Ansh, Priyam, Soni and Sagar helped in making the program a grand success and were present along with their family members. State President Sunil Vishnoi and State Chaiman Sandeep Seth Congratulated the team for the successful program.
3 2023-2024 27-08-2023 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur Unit CG State celebrated Founders day by organising one day trekking and training program to Hanuman Dhara on 27.08.2023 under the Slogan Platinum Jubilee Year of YHA India. Under the leadership of State President Sunil Vishnoi and Raipur Secretary Ashok Jhabak a team of around 50 members participated in the program. State Chairman Sandeep Seth physically met the team and conveyed best wishes for the trekking program. A one-day trek program was organized by the Youth Hostel Raipur unit at Hanuman Dhara Waterfall, about 125 km away. The program was started at 7.30 am from Kalibadi temple. Sun was hiding behind the clouds and cold wind was blowing in the morning. This area is a paddy-rich area, so the green paddy fields looked like beautiful green velvet sheet. Around 9.00 am we reached Dhamtari town after traveling about 80 kms. As soon as we reached Dhamtari, The State President Mr. Sunil Vishnoi, Secretary of the unit Mr. Ashok Jhabak, State Treasurer Mr. Varun Mutha, HDC member of the state branch Mr. Vimal Shrivas and all the participants were warmly welcomed with bouquets by the Patron of the local unit of Youth Hostel and member of the State Executive, Mr. Anant Dixit, President Mr. Hukum Chand Jain, Chairman Mr. Yogesh Gupta, Vice President Mr. Manish Chandrakar, Secretary Mr. Kushal Chopra, APC member of the State Mr. Ramesh Dev, APC member of the unit Mr. Dhanjay Sonkar and CPC member of the unit Ms. Parvinder Kaur Gill. All the participants of Raipur felt overwhelmed by this warm welcome and expressed heartfelt gratitude to all the members of Dhamtari unit. Here everyone together enjoyed breakfast of idli, sambhar, chutney and tea. After this, our group started the journey towards waterfall with Mr. Yogesh ji and Mr. Dhananjay ji of Dhamtari unit as our guide. After traveling about 45 kilometers in an hour's journey, we left the bus and started the journey by walk in the midst of dense forests. After crossing the dense green forests and rocky paths up and down, we reached Hanuman Dhara waterfall at 12.00 noon. The fatigue of three hours disappeared as soon as we sat under the cool running water of the waterfall. All the participants thoroughly enjoyed bathing under the waterfall. After this, lunch was distributed. After enjoying the natural beauty of the place and melodious sound of waterfall for about 3.30 hours, we started our return journey. On reaching Dhamtari at 5.00 pm, once again all the office bearers of Dhamtari unit reached to meet again and hearty farewell to members of Raipur unit. Everyone together enjoyed the famous Bade and Bhajiya of Dhamtari with tea. After spending about an hour together, Mr. Vishnoi and Jhabak of Raipur unit once again thanked our energetic friends from Dhamtari unit for their warm welcome and cooperation. We started from Dhamtari at 6.00 pm, and reached Raipur at 8.00 pm. Trek was concluded with thanks to all the participants.
4 2023-2024 15-08-2023 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur Unit CG State organized 1 day program at Mata Koushalya Mandir, Chandkhuri YHAI Raipur Unit CG State organized 1 day program at Mata Koushalya Mandir, Chandkhuri on the occasion of Independence Day on 15.08.2023. Participants visited RAM VAN GAMAN PATH and other nearby monuments. Around 30 members participated in the program. Program organizer Shri Sunil Vishnoi, Shashank Moghe, Ashok Jhabak, CPC Member Priyam Khare, Raju Sharda and other members were present in the program along with their family members.
5 2023-2024 05-06-2023 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur Unit CG State organised a plantation program at Ekta Enclave, Baron Bazar Raipur on the occasion of World Environment Day 5th June 2023, YHAI Raipur Unit CG State , On the occasion of World Environment Day on June 5, 2023, organised a plantation program at Ekta Enclave, Baron Bazar Raipur. In which fruit trees of mango, jam, amla jackfruit, chikoo, tamarind, sitaphal etc. were planted by the unit. CG State and Unit President Mr. Sunil Vishnoi, Chairman Mr. Shashank Moghe, Vice Presidents Vimal Shriwas and Mahendra Pansari and Secretary Ashok Jhabak and Mr. Praveer Sen Sharma were present in the programme.
6 2022-2023 23-12-2022 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur Unit CG State organised 2D2N Trekking and Training Program at Chitrakoot Jagdalpur. Youth Hostel Association of India Raipur Unit CG State organized 3D2N Trekking & training camp at Bastar District from 23rd to 25th Dec 2022. The biggest program by YHAI CG State consisted of around 150 students and members from all over Chhattisgarh. State President Shri Sunil Vishnoi and Chairman Sandeep Seth lead the whole team. They got full support from 6 other district Shailesh Shukla, Sameer Ahmed from Bilaspur, Ashok Jhabak, Shashank Moghe from Raipur, Hukum Jain, Yogesh Gupta, Ramesh Deo from Dhamtari, Rahul Gupta, Ravindra Jaiswal from Korba , Subash Panda from Raigarh and Commander Sandeep Murarka, Vinit Agrawal, Ms. Rekha, V.S.Jha. S L Gupta, Anil Lukkad from Jagdalpur. State Chairman Sandeep Seth informed that paticipant fully enjoyed the program of YHAI which consisted of Camp fire, trekking and training at Teerathgarh , Chitrakoot, Visit to Danteshwari Temple, Raja Palace , Dalpat Sagar Lake, played game Tug of War, ATB bike ride followed by certificate distribution. Two student Tanisha Agrawal and Ansh Patel 's birthday was also celebrated at Tourism Resort by cutting a 10 pound cake. State President Sunil Vishnoi in his words told that they got a warm welcome and full support by CG Tourism resort manager Ram Tiwari and Nimesh sahu. Director of Kanger Valley National Park IFS Dhammasheel Ganveer ji also received the tourists at Tirathgarh waterfall and told important things about cleanliness and wildlife and Kanger Valley in his address. All the participants reached to their locations after the successful program.
7 2022-2023 15-08-2022 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur unit CG State celebrated 75th anniversary of Independence as Amrit Mahotsav by organising Heritage bike rally on 15 August 2022 YHAI Raipur unit CG State organised a Monsoon Heritage bike rally on the occasion of Platinum Jubilee Independence Day. Around 25 peoples participated in the program. Celebrating 75th anniversary of Independence as Amrit Mahotsav, a bike rally was organized from Sapre Maidan Gate on 15th August at 7:00 am. In this rally, the historical 11 lakes of Raipur were also be visited by the members. Total bike journey was about 25 kms. Mr Sunil Vishnoi, Mr Shashank Moghe and Mr Ashok Jhabak organised the program.
8 2021-2022 06-03-2022 RAIPUR Heritage cycling program by Raipur Unit CG State 06.03.2022 You Tube Link
9 2021-2022 06-03-2022 RAIPUR Heritage cycling program by Raipur Unit CG State 06.03.2022 YHAI Raipur UNIT CG state organised 20 KM Heritage cycling program today on 6th March 2022. On the way they covered Kailashpuri Heritage, Duddhadhari math, Bajranjbali Temple , Hatkeshwar Temple, Mahadev Ghat and Swami Vivekananda Statue.Delicious breakfast was given at the end of the program to all the participants. Around 35 members participated in the Program. The program was organised under the leadership of Shri Sunil Vishnoi, Ashok Jhabak and Shashank Moghe.
10 2021-2022 24-12-2021 RAIPUR 3D2N State Camp at SATRENGA, Korba from 24 to 26 Dec 2021 Amrit Mahotsav program concluded under the joint aegis of Youth Hostel Association and Forest Department Korba Korba DFO Priyanka Pandey was the chief guest! YHAI 3D2N State Camp jointly with Raipur Unit and Forest Department Korba concluded successfully. Korba DFO Priyanka Pandey was the chief guest! Youth Hostel Association of India Chhattisgarh State's 3-day trekking and training program under the joint aegis of Forest Department, Korba, concluded on 26th December at Satrenga. About 80 participants from Raipur, Korba, Raigad, Bilaspur, Kawardha districts participated in this tracking and training program under the leadership of state chairman Sandeep Seth. On the first day of the program on 24th, the participants were aclimitized (5 KM), and trained to fix up of tents. Next day Boating was done for 90 minutes followed by Clean Drive program at Satrenga in collaboration with the Forest Department. 4 sacks of garbage were collected. Later a 1400 year old Sal tree was shown. Then the panoramic trek of Rani Jharna was done under the leadership of Subba, Vikas and Rahul in collaboration with the Forest Department, which was a trek of about 9 KM.While returning from Rani Jharna, the entire trek was cleaned by the team and 6 bags of garbage were removed. On the second day also, camp fire was done again in the night. On the last day of the program everyone was taken to Devpahari. Everyone enjoyed a lot in this program of Youth Hostel because in the 3 day program everyone enjoyed cleanliness drive, trekking, boating, camping, campfire, jungle trekking, bird watching under Amrit Festival (75 years of Independence). Korba DFO Mrs. Priyanka Pandey was the chief guest at the conclusion of the program. She presented certificates to all the participants. Mrs. Priyanka Pandey told how harmful carbon emissions are for all of us. Priyanka Pandey appealed to the youth and told how its emissions can be reduced. State Chairman of Youth Hostel Sandeep Seth presented a memento while thanking the chief guest. Unit President Mr. Satish Shukla had a special contribution in making this program successful.Along with this, Tracking Officer Vikas Patel and Rahul Gupta led the entire track. EPC Shailendra Namdev, Shailesh Shukla, Sunil Vishnoi, Ashok Jhabak, Shashank Moghe, Mansoor Khan, Dr. Nishant Agarwal, Dhanbahadur Subba did commendable work in making the program a success.
11 2021-2022 14-11-2021 RAIPUR Training to fix a tent for camping on 14.11.2021 YHAI Raipur unit CG State organised a programme "Training to fix a tent for Camping" at Sapre School Ground, Raipur. Many members had participated in the programme & enrich their knowledge about fixing the tent. Complete training was given how to unfold, fix and then fold the tent in its original form. Team leaders present were (Shri) Sunil Vishnoi, Shasank Moghe, Vimal Srivas, Mahendra Pansari, Durgashankar Parganiha, BCS Naidu, Rajesh Khare, Atal Singh Hanspal, Anil Jain, Sameer Moghe, Tarun Nayak, Dilip Verma, Raghu Nirmalkar, Mithun Taparia, Sanjiv Gadgil, Rajendra Vaishnav along with many other members. State Chairman and Secretary congratulated the entire team for organising successful program.
12 2021-2022 26-09-2021 RAIPUR Two wheeler rally from Raipur to Gajpalla Raipur unit of YHAI has successfully completed the two wheeler rally from Raipur to Gajpalla (80 km.) with 16 bikers on 26.09.21. Thanks to all participants & all well wishers for you all motivations.
13 2021-2022 24-07-2021 RAIPUR YHAI Raipur Unit CG State had an intensive plantation program today on 24.07.2021 YHAI Raipur Unit CG State had an intensive plantation program today on 24.07.2021. Unit organised the program in Teen Dham Temple, Mathpurena, Sheetla Talab were the members planted about 55 to 60 saplings of Mango, Jamun, Mulberry, Neem, Peepal, Banyan, Guava, Jackfruit, Phalsa, Moonga, Amla, Karonda etc. All the unit stake holders and other active members of the unit were present in the program namely President Mr. Sunil Vishnoi, Chairman Mr. Shashank Moghe, Secretary Ashok Kumar Jhabak, Treasurer Mr. Varun Jain, Mr. Naidu, Mr. Dilip Verma, Mr. Mahendra Pansari, Mr. Vimal Srivas, Mr. Rajesh Khare and Mr. Tarun Nayak. State Chairman Sandeep Seth and Secretary Mr. K. Subramanyam congratulated to all the members and volunteers of Raipur unit for doing the noble and needy work for the society.
14 2021-2022 20-02-2021 RAIPUR 2D1N Trekking & Training program at ATR Bilaspur YHAI Raipur unit successfully organized Achanakmar Tiger Reserve Nature Study & Trekking Cum Training Program-2021. Around 62 participants including kids participated in the program. Youth Hostels Association of India, YHAI Raipur Unit CG State organized 2D1N Achanakmar Trekking cum Training Program on 20-21 February 2021. Participants of Korba, Raipur, Bilaspur, Kawardha of Chhattisgarh State participated in the program. All the participants gathered at Baiga Resort Shivtarai by bus. After the meal, participants left for jungle safari where everyone saw animals like Bison, peacock, wild boar, rabbit, deer etc. On return, everyone participated in the campfire and cultural program. The detailed information of the first Dog Squad of Chhattisgarh State Wildlife was given by the trainer and how the Dog Squad worked in solving more than 19 criminal cases. Subsequently, the jungle trekking was done by everyone under the guidance of Mansoor Khan, Shailesh Shukla and Forest Guard of Achanakmar Tiger Reserve, and the certificate was distributed by the Chief Convervative of Forest Mr. IAtul Shukla . The program was led by Raipur Unit President Sunil Visnoi, Raipur Chairman Shashank Moghe, Raipur Secretary Ashok Jhabak, State Chairman Sandeep Seth, Korba President Satish Shukla, actively participated in the programs along with others.
15 2020-2021 19-08-2020 RAIPUR Plantation Drive - 19.08.2020 Members Organized "Intensive Plantation Program” at Bhatagaon, on the banks of the Kharun River, Raipur. Members planted around 45 saplings of Neem, Jackfruit, Sugar Apple, Mulberry, Indian Blackberry, Tamarind, Guava & various other saplings. Members present were Mr. Sunil Vishnoi, CA. Sashank Moghe, CA. Ashok Jhabak, Mr. Varun Jain, Mr. Sagar Jain, Mr. Mahendra Pansari, Mr. B C S Naidu. Mr. Rajesh Khare & many more. Program was led by Mr. Sunil Vishnoi, National Council Member. Mr. Vishnoi welcomed the gathering and exchanged his views about the plantation and suggested the members to pass on the message of plantation to down the line, which is very much necessary in today’s era. CA. Sashank Moghe, Chairman expressed his views by suggesting the members to maintain social distancing and wearing a mask, without which it is not possible to organize or conduct activities or gatherings as per the Government norms, hence it must be followed strictly. Finally at the end of the program CA. Ashok Jhabak given vote of thanks and requested the members present to come forward with more and members and online activities during this session.
16 2019-2020 15-01-2020 RAIPUR Environment Protection : Cycle Rally Cycle rally started around 6 am with a Slogan “Environment Protection - Stay Fit & Keep Raipur Clean”. Fifty participants attended the same and travelled 22 Kms. Participants started cycling from Pachmadi Chowk and finished at Marine Drive, Telibadha. Participants covered the inner core zone of the Raipur City.
17 2020-2021 28-12-2019 RAIPUR Trekking Cum Training Program at Ranidhara Chilpi Ghati – 28th & 29th December 2019 Participants started from Raipur Shankar Nagar Chowk at 7 am on 28.12.2019 and reached Ranidhara Chilpi around 11 am, there training was given to all the participants about environment protection, safety measurements and discipline by Chairman CA. Shashank Moghe, Secretary CA. Ashok Jhabak. Especially all new participants were requested to learn to pitch tents, there after acclimatization and, in night, camp fire was organized. On 29th morning all assembled at 6 am and went for 12 Kms track with a nature beauty, crossing water falls etc. and reached back to base camp around 4 pm and departed to their destination (Raipur at 9 pm). Participants were from Raipur, Bhilai and surroundings.