Call for Papers for 5th International Conference on Psychology and Allied Sciences

The theme of the 5th ICPAS is “Family Wellbeing: A Global Perspective (Vasudhavi Kutumbukum: An Indian Notion of Family Wellbeing)”, seems to be very relevant in the current scenario when we see, in recent time, families are breaking up, and there have been heinous incidents of violence, abduction, child abuse, divorce, extra-marital affairs, rape, murders, terrorism, etc. The only solution that seems to be plausible for a happy life is to nurture personal, family, cultural and community values at individual, family, community, nation and global level. We are sure that the scholarly deliberation and discussion on these human values will pave a better way for a healthy and happy family life at all the four levels i.e., family, community, nation and global.


Family Wellbeing: A Global Perspective Vasudhaiv Kutumbakm (The Whole World is a Family): An Indian Notion of Family Wellbeing

The Indian notion of Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam teaches us to treat the whole world as one family so as to inculcate the understanding that the whole of humanity is one family. The first word in this phrase – Vasudhaiva-- is made up of three Sanskrit words -- Vasudha, Eva and Kutumbakam. Vasudha means the earth, Eva means to emphasize and Kutumbakam means a family. The whole phrase, then, means that the whole earth is one complete family. In Ancient India, sages of the Vedas and Upanishads, the Mystics and the Buddhists dreamt of uniting all the people of the world in a common thread of mutual love, trust and friendship. They attained this to a great extent. This they did only through Yoga and Meditation. Today the world is on the verge of total destruction. Every country in the world, in the name of peace and self-defence is accumulating weapons of mass destruction. Humanity is getting devastated at all spheres of family, i.e., at home, community, country and global level. People at all these levels (of family) are creating conditions for living which lead to illness, diseases, violence, and terrorism. And by this, we are disrupting the family wellbeing from a single family to the global family. Humanity can be saved only when we take the world as a family and exhibit the qualities of love, compassion, contentment, happiness, joy, resilience, forgiveness, truthfulness, optimism, sacrifice, service to community, and live in peace. Peace must begin from the individual, move on to the house, on to the society and then the world. Achieving global peace can begin only when each individual first attains inner peace. Keeping all this in mind, the current conference was proposed on the this theme and following sub themes

Family Wellbeing
Indian Traditions and Family Wellbeing
Family Rituals and Wellbeing
Spiritual Parenting and Family Wellbeing
Marriages, Couple Relationships and Family Wellbeing
Grand Parenting and Family Wellbeing
Traditional Gender Role and Family Wellbeing
Nurturing Character Strength and Family Wellbeing
Traditional Story Telling, Moral Development and Family Wellbeing
Aging Gracefully and Family Wellbeing
Work-Family Balance and Family Wellbeing
Modern Education, Employment and Family Wellbeing
Modern Technology and Family Wellbeing

Community Wellbeing
Creative Rituals and Social Harmony
Social Harmony and Community Wellbeing
Indian Social Values and Social Wellbeing
Social Structure and Community Wellbeing
Caring and Responsible Behavior and Community Wellbeing
Spirituality and Social Wellbeing
Social Skills and Community wellbeing
Social Services, Personal Wellbeing and Community Wellbeing
Social Networking and Community Wellbeing
Social Capital and Social Wellbeing
Community Safety and Community wellbeing
Positive Schooling and Youth Development
School Wellbeing and Community Wellbeing
Nurturing Human Values in Society
Health Literacy and Healthy Society
Social Resilience and Community Wellbeing
Positive Social Functioning and Community Wellbeing
Social Responsibilities and Healthy Society

Nation Wellbeing
Indian Traditional Education System and its Relevance Today
Indian Cultural Wellbeing and Nation Wellbeing
Effective Leadership and Nation Wellbeing
Perseverance and Success: An Indian Traditional Belief
Wisdom and Psychological Wellbeing: An Indian Perspective
Citizenship Behavior and Nation Wellbeing
Environmental Safety and Nation Wellbeing
Cultural Heritage and Nation Wellbeing
Inter state Harmony and Nation Wellbeing
Nation's Natural Wealth and Nation Wellbeing
Societal Equality and Nation Wellbeing
Spiritual Governance and Nation Wellbeing
Cross Border Relationships and Nation Wellbeing
Skill building among People and Nation Wellbeing
Poverty Alleviation and Nation Wellbeing
National Health Care and Nation Wellbeing

Global Wellbeing
Indian Notion of Vasudhaiv Kutumbkam and Global Wellbeing
Indian Philosophy of Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and World Peace
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Environmental Security
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Poverty
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Cross Border Conflict
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Terrorism
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Population Control
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and World Wars
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam, Global Society and Humanity
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Cultural Harmony
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and World as a Family
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and World as a Community
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and World as a Market
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Global Citizenship
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Spirituality
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Good Governance
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and World Literacy
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and World Prosperity
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Global Health System
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Health Epidemic Control
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Global Consciousness
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Living Standards across the World
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam, Human Consciousness and Humanity
Vasudhaiav Kutumbkam and Global Leadership


Conference Centre, Delhi University, North Campus, New Delhi

5th ICPAS will be organized at the main Conference Centre, Delhi University, North Campus, Delhi

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Last date for abstract submission 15-09-2018
Last date for registration 15-10-2018
Last date for full paper submission 15-10-2018
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