Ahmednagar, Dt. 16/8/05
Mr. Suwalal Shingavi the president of Snehalaya received this years prestige's Samaj Ratna award on the independence day by Oswal Jain Sangh, Ahmednagar district. The award include a memento and Rs. 5,000 only. More than 1500 imminent persons were present on the occasion. Shri Datta Prasad Chhajed the senior social worker from Pune felicitated Mr. Shingavi. Mr. Shingavi replied, that he is inspired by the original thoughts of Bhagavan Mahavir. Bhagvan Mahavir was the great humanitarian philosopher who said " TGA MANUSHYA JAI " ( all human beings are onbe) Bhagavan Mahavir emphasized the selfless service to the last person of the society is the real practice of the religion. Mr. Shingavi said the prostitutes, people living in slums, the H.I.V. affected women and children suffering by the crimes of others is the lair of the society, the social service to these people is a real worship of Bhagavan Mahavir. Suwalalji also said that the team work, the awareness among the youth volunteers and the broad hearted donors have equally shouldered the various responsibility of Snehalaya. He is accepting the awared on behalf of all the team. Mr. Shingavi quoted.