200 students from S.M.Shetty International school to get green belt in martial arts

By Sanjay Sharma Raj

Bollywood Actress Martial Arts Teacher Amrita Arora, Yajness Shetty and Kim Sharma
Amrita Arora, Yajness Shetty and Kim Sharma

Mumbai, Oct 22, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Bunts Sangha’s S.M. Shetty International School and Chitah Jeet Kune Do Global sports federation have organized a ‘Green Belt & Certificate distribution ceremony to 200 student’s on 23rd October 2012 at 10.30 A.M. at S.M. Shetty International School, Hiranandani Park, Powai, Mumbai.

S.M. Shetty International School has introduced Martial Arts as a subject in 2010. Chitah Yajness Martial Academy are running the Martial Arts Classes. Yajness Shetty trains students from 1st std. to 10th Std.

Yajness Shetty, well known martial arts expert of Indian Film Industry. He has trained Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgan, Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Isha Koppikar, Karishma kapoor, Farhan Akhtar, Harman Baweja and is ambassador of Bangkok based Bruce Lee’s Jeet Kune in India & Chitah Jeet Kune Do Global sports federation.

Yajness says ”Martial Arts is not for fighting but strengthening your physical and especially your mental power. It helps you develop your I. Q. and choose right path for your future.We taken tests of student like power, aim, flexibility, focus etc than giving them Green Belt and certificates to them.”

Principal of the school Leena Pimpley said, "We not only teach but also develop personalities and individuals. We give all facilities and create atmosphere in which the multifaceted growth of a child can take place and this is the reason that we have included Martial Arts as a subject in the school's curriculum. We have had good interactions with parents and they continuously expressed their desire to have the Martial Arts in school's curriculum. In this period, Martial Arts, Yoga and Meditation are taught”.

Martial Arts at S.M. Shetty International School