Mumbai, Feb 21: Dr Palash Sen, lead vocalist of Euphoria and along with Saurabh Saxena, director of Mexus Education launched ‘Follow Your Dreams’ a commemorative compilation album in support of the ‘I Pledge to Stop Student Suicides’ movement. The album comprises nine songs, by some of the biggest contemporary Indian artists like Euphoria, Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Kailash Kher amongst others.
After launching the album Dr Palash Sen said, “Through the ‘I Pledge to Stop Student Suicides’ initiative, we want to help all those who have a dream, but don’t have a hand to guide them. I believe life is a blessing and it should not be wasted or given up easily. I believe students are the architects of India’s future and they need to be cared about. This album is meant to inspire students and create awareness amongst everyone who plays an important part in shaping a young life during these formative years.”
As a message to students, Dr. Palash Sen added “Don’t give up on your dream, don’t give up hope. Don’t give up. I pledge to stop student suicides.”
Speaking at the launch, Saurabh Saxena said, “We have always advocated de-stressing education and incorporating new methods of learning into our system which will help in identifying the student’s areas of interest and talent. Through this album, we wish to share a message of love, hope, positive outlook towards life while motivating the students to never give up and follow their dreams.
‘Follow Your Dreams’ would be distributed pan India through Mexus Education’s existing network of around 1,200 schools to students, parents and teachers and will also be made available as a free download on www.iken.in. 1,000 limited edition CDs will be available for free at Iken stores across the country. The artists supporting the cause will also distribute the album at their concerts and public appearances.
About I Pledge to Stop Student Suicides Movement
‘I Pledge to Stop Student Suicides’ is a social initiative started on Facebook by Alok Parande and Hemant Morajkar, the co-owners of the page, to create awareness and reach out to the society at large to recognize this issue as a systemic flaw. The thought is that each one does the best that he or she can do in one’s capacity to spread awareness about the cause thus resulting in a collective effort to stop this social menace. The interested can log on to www.facebook.com/stop.student.suicides and join the movement.
About Mexus Education
Mexus Education is an educational innovations enterprise started in 2008. It is a global venture by the Bilakhia Group. he company believes that 21st century education goes beyond school text books. ‘www.iken.in’ and ‘iken Scientifica’, the two landmark endeavours of the company encourage the process of ideation and innovation among the students, teachers, schools and parents alike.
For more details the interested can visit www.mexuseducation.com.