Team Karma Yoga organized the 7th Annual Karma Yoga Convention 3rd March 2019 at Rajam Mahal, Thirukazhukundram. The event, that aims to highlight the yearlong relationship between villagers and GL students, saw participation from 27 different villages adopted by Great Lakes. The program started with the welcome address by the Head of Karma Yoga, Prof. S. Arulsamy, where he shared his thoughts on the progress and development of all activities carried out in the villages in the past one year and how it has impacted the villagers. He emphasized that Great Lakes is committed in building a sustainable development model for all these villages and will continue to do so in future. Based on the theme – ‘Awareness against the use of Plastics’, initiated by Tamil Nadu Government in line with plastic ban, the convention was graced by Dr. N.S. Viyas, Professor Govt. of Stanley, Hospital & Medical College, Dr. S. Manivasagan Professor & Director, U.G.C Center for South & South East Asian Studies and Mr. Dr. P. Tamil Oli, Advisor Commonwealth of Learning. The guests addressed on the central theme and hand over gifts to the village coordinators. The event was followed by dance and speech competition and winded up over lunch.