Celebrating Festivals

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.

 

Noida, November 14, 2022: Apeejay School, Noida organised a Special Assembly for Children's Day in the school auditorium on 14 November 2022 for the students of Nursery to Class XII. The day commemorated with immense joy, enthusiasm and magnificence.

The Senior Wing Assembly began with the ritualistic Morning Prayer, followed by the Thought of the Day and a talk on the significance of this day enlightened the children. The message of UNICEF calling on partners and supporters to share a positive message of equality and inclusion for every child was passed on to the children. The special musical rendition by the senior teachers enthralled the audience. A fun- filled Q&A session was arranged and screen of a short film on Chacha Nehru which gave a glimpse of his tireless efforts for the liberation of India.

In the Junior Wing, teachers presented an invigorating assembly starting from funny nuggets, sang songs and several dance performances dedicated to their dear students. Also, an Awakening session was held and different sports activities were organised to make the day unique and interesting for the children.

Students enjoyed the special celebration and the performances of their teachers.

Noida, September 30, 2022: Dussehra calls for a celebration to commemorate the victory of the ‘Good over Evil’. This festival of Vijayadashami is celebrated at the end of Navratri and is laced with the dance drama and recitals of Ram Leela across the country.

The students of Classes Nursery to V celebrated the festival with zeal and enjoyed the festivities thoroughly.

The celebrations started with a performance depicting the Nine avatars of Goddess Durga. Devi of Shakti was depicted as an epitome of protection, love, prosperity and knowledge, love, compassion and mercy. This was followed by a mesmerising Garba performance showcasing the spirit of festive fervour. The dance honoured, worshipped and celebrated the feminine form of divinity.

The event came to a wrap with an exemplary dance performance showcasing Lord Ram and exemplifying his qualities. Students, through their performances, took everyone on a spiritual odyssey which captured the true festive spirit of Vijayadashami.