Sri Aurobindo Society, Jaipur branch participated in National Book Fair organised by Rajasthan Patrika a leading newspaper in India in Hindi. The book fair was jointly organised by Rajasthan Patrika and RBD Hertitage Publications. This book fair had more than 150 stalls with publishers from all parts of India putting their stalls and displaying their books. Though the ebooks have many advantages, the crowd that gathered in this book fair clearly demonstrated their patronage for printed books.
Sri Aurobindo Society, Jaipur has been participating in this book fair since 2012. More than 100 titles are being displayed. The stall at the book fair gave better opportunity to get linked with the youth as well as to the devotees who are always open to the words of the Mother and the Sri Aurobindo. The book fair provided a platform to get connected with the common people especially the younger crowd those who in search of spiritual solutions to the world affairs.
Along with the books, other spiritual things like agarbattis and cones were also displayed and this attracted many in the crowd.
This book fair served as one of the greatest platform to create awareness among people. The book fair attracted visitors in thousands and the stall received a very good feedback from all the cross sections of the society.
The Jaipur branch gifted close to 500 Agnishikha as compliment to people who purchased Society’s products and literature.
The members managed this book fair in an orderly manner on all 9 days which is highly appreciable.