In our multicultural society we need to instill and enforce the universal values of brotherhood, tolerance, peace, compassion, patriotism and solidarity in our children. A celebration in the form of special assemblies is an effort to sensitize students towards living in harmony in a diverse society. They are taught to learn to use their thinking ability and skills to work for a safe and better world and to live in harmony with their fellow beings.
Baisakhi and Ram Navmi, Earth Day, Mothers Day, Doctors Day, Grand Parents Day, Raksha Bandhan, Independence Day, Janamashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Onam, Eid-ul-Fitr, Gandhi Jayanti and Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti, Dussehra, World Food Day, Diwali, Guruparv, Children's Day, Christmas, Lohri, Makar Sankranti and Pongal, Republic Day, Basant Panchami, Martyr's Day, Maha Shiv Ratri were all celebrated with great enthusiasm.
‘Maha Shiv Ratri’ Celebration
Noida, March 8, 2013: The students of Pre-Primary celebrated the festival of Maha Shiv Ratri in the school in a special assembly. The event commemorated Lord Shiva’s marriage to Goddess Parvati. Students were dressed up in colourful attire as Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and enchanting of various devotional ‘shlokas’ was the highlight of the assembly. A story, related to the life of Lord Shiva was also narrated to the students.
Senior School Basant Panchami Celebrations
On the auspicious day of Basant Panchami, a special assembly was held wherein class representatives, teachers and other staff members sang Saraswati Vandana as they took the blessings of Godess Saraswati. Prasad was distributed to all the students and staff members.
Basant Panchami Celebrations
Noida, February 15, 2013: Basant Panchami, the auspicious festival of the Hindus, marks the end of the Winter season and the onset of the Spring season in North India. The students of Pre-Primary celebrated this festival with zest and exuberance on February 15, 2013.
The celebrations commenced with the Saraswati Vandana, invoking the blessings of Goddess Saraswati for a happy and prosperous life. A brief introduction by a student, about the festival, was followed with a speech delivered by a teacher highlighting the significance of this festival. Thereafter, a dance performance was applauded by all. Also, an action song – ‘Aayaa basant…’ was sung by all the students of Pre-primary.
On this auspicious occasion, all the students and teachers were dressed in yellow coloured attires and the students had brought yellow-coloured food in their tiffin boxes.
‘Batasha’ sweet was distributed to all the members of the School. Last but not the least, the students of Pre-Primary enjoyed the kite flying activity and had lots of fun on the School ground.