Energy Club ISSAT planted 27 medicinal plants (Star Forest) within the college campus and named as 'NAKSHATRA VANAM' on 15-10-2015 as a part of Birthday celebration of the most respected personality Mr. A P J Abdul Kalam, Former president of INDIA. A Nakshatra or lunar mansion is one of the 27 or 28 divisions of the sky that the Moon passes through during its monthly cycle, as used in Hindu astronomy and Hindu astrology. Each Nakshatra is identified by its prominent star(s) and is associated with a Zodiac. Hindu astrologers believe that each constellation of the zodiac is associated with a tree. Those trees are of medicinal, social, aesthetic or economic value.
The programme was initiated with a warm welcome speech by Prof. Shinaj KM; Staff Coordinator of Energy Club ISSAT. Theinauguration and inaugural address was presented by the chief guest of the day Mr. Unnikrishnan.S, Deputy Conservator of Forest. He shared some valuable knowledge about the plantation of trees in day to day life. He also briefed few importance of energy club inside the campus, mainly gone through the conservation of nature with the help of some PPT presentations.The programme continued with an extreme message of our beloved Principal Dr.MV Rajesh, about the conservation of natural resources. Felicitation speeches were conveyed by Er. P H Muneer (Manager of ISSAT) and Mr. Muhammad Kunju (Chairman of ISSAT).the programme was concluded with a vote of thanks conveyed byMr. Ashik Muhammed, Student coordinator Energy club ISSAT.
As an initiation 6 plants were planted by the dignitaries present. Rests of the plants were planted by ISSAT energy club executive members. Around above 250 students were attended the programme.