In January 2022, 118 devotees from Ukraine, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Moldova, and Russia attended the 7th Zonal Conference and Young Adult Festival. The theme of the Conference and Festival was “Good Character – Good Destiny”, and the motto was “Values are revealed – character is strengthened”. Young adults enthusiastically participated in discussions focused on Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s teachings The children prepared questions, parables, and Baba’s messages to discuss at the round tables. On Christmas Eve, there was a wonderful holiday concert, consisting of Indian dances, a choreographic composition of the ballet studio, Christmas songs, a juvenile etude on the piano, musical pieces on the violin, and the Azerbaijan folk instrument duduk.
The Festival of Young Adults opened with a “Christmas Program with Sai.” The speakers shared the teachings of Jesus as detailed in Sai Baba’s discourses. Young Adults spoke on “Shaping Good Character in Sri Sathya Sai Baba Organization” and “How My Character Changes When I Serve People.” At the conclusion of the conference, each young adult received the book titled, “Letters about the Good and Beautiful.”