07 July 2010

Bhagat Mahasabha - Introduction


Bhagat Mahasabha was established in the year 2002 with the mission to unite Megh Community. The purpose was to bring them at one platform and to create social, religious, political and historical awareness amongst them. Its founder members were Prof. Raj Kumar, Balvir Bhagat, Jagdish Bitta, Roshan Lal Bhagat, Rajinder Kumar, Ramesh Kumar Bhagat etc.
Prof. Rajkumar addressing a gathering.
The present Punjab state level office bearers in Punjab: Prabhdyal Bhagat is State President, Jatinder Jind is General Secretary, Rajesh Bhagat is State Coordinator. Other office bears include Yog Raj Bhagat, Dr.Ashok Bhagat, Labh Chand Bhagat, Raj Kumar, Dr.Dhian Singh Bhagat, Joginder Bhagat, Kans Raj Bhagat, Ramesh Chander Bhagat, Bobby Pandit.
Bhagat Mahasabha has its district units in Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Amritsar, Gurdaspur and Kapurthala with their state units located in Punjab, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan and New Delhi.
Bhagat Mahasabha is the only organization which is on-line and using free SMS service for social networking of Megh Community in India. They have other wing named Bhagat Network and also provides job search assistance through blogging i.e. Bhagat Jobs. Recently they have added Bhagat Chetna to their credits.  As a group they participate in social, political, educational, cultural and religious activities. At the same time they do not affiliate with any political, social or religious group. They believe in individual identity of Megh Samaj in the world .Major functions of the organization are to EDUCATE, ORGANISE and UNITE. They organize coaching classes for Megh students and provide services for searching employment opportunities through blogs and create awareness regarding religion and matrimonial services. Bhagat Mahasabha has initiated a forum called Bhagat Mahasabha Intellectual’s Forum which consists of people from services, retired individuals, students, and businessmen, religious and political personalities. Mahasabha has a youth wing called Kabir Sena for the purpose of character building of young people and bringing them to right religious thinking.


Large number of people participating in Kabir Prakashotsav in Jammu on 26-062010
As a part of their social help to the needy young people they organized coaching classes for aspirants of bank services. They are preparing second line of the leadership. They have started making an Advisory board and have their own letter head. Besides publishing on blogs, they also published calendars of Satguru Kabir and distributed free of cost on the occasion of Kabir Jayanti. So far they have not taken any donations for any social cause. They have no sources of funds so far. Mahasabha takes legal advice for all its activities.


Future agenda: Besides having a National forum, grass root level units will be established in each state, district and village. More wings of Bhagat Mahasabha will be established very soon e.i student, bussiness, youth, retired, satguru kabir panth (in which all satguru kabir mandirs will be inter-connected)