N.K. Firodia receiving the First Mahaveer Award on behalf of Veerayatan, Rajgir, Bihar for Excellence in the
field of Social and Community service from Shri. K R Narayanan,
vice President of India at the Annual Mahaveer Awards Day
The institution has held a large number of eye camps, built
an eye hospital and arranged for eye surgeries for over 56000
patients. Other activities of the institute include running
of dispensaries, and provision of health care in distant areas
through a mobile van, running of primary schools, libraries
and propagation of Ahimsa, and brotherhood etc. By its efforts
the institute has brought about a total transformation in
certain segments of the tribal areas of Bihar.
Acharya Shri Chandanaji is the spirit behind the institution.