SWAYAM is a free online education programme initiated by the Government of India and designed to achieve the three cardinal principles of Education Policy viz., Access, Equity, and Quality. SWAYAM platform is indigenously developed by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
An MoU was signed between AICTE and Education Wing (RERF) in December 2017 to develop 7 online meditation courses with an aim to provide the best online experience learning of the spiritual aspects. The main objectives of this collaboration are to propagate and encourage the study of principles of truth, non-violence, spiritual love, and divine virtues and the eradication of ignorance, superstitions, and other social evils.
As per the collaboration, the following courses will be available on the SWAYAM portal.1. Basic Meditation Course; 2. Memory Management; 3. Overcoming Anger and Stress; 4. Harmony in Relationships 5. Spiritual Lifestyle for Holistic Health; 6. Core Values for Professional Excellence; 7. Spiritual Solutions for Environmental Crisis