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, July 5, 2016: Eid, the festival that upholds the spirit of brotherhood, love and secularism, was celebrated with great enthusiasm by the students of Pre-Primary & Primary Department of the School. Through their performances, the Pre-Primary students brought out the significance of Eid, including a short skit on Eid. The spirit of Eid was well imbibed by the students. The dance performance on the tunes of Qawwali filled the environment with happiness and love.

The celebration by the Primary Department began with an 'Azaan' invoking the blessings of Allah. This was followed by a melodious song in remembrance of the beloved Allah. There was also an informative talk on the importance of Eid. A poem on Allah 'Nahi kuch aur dil ko chahiye' commemorated the celebration as Aahana Talwar of Class IV E emphasised the importance of humanity and universal brotherhood. Primary In-charge, Mrs. Smriti Samuel, addressed the students and apprised them about the customs and practices of Eid. She also envisioned Eid as a celebration and as a means of self-control and self-diagnosis.

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Noida, June 21, 2016: The School celebrated International Yoga Day wherein students from classes V-VIII, parents, Principal, Primary In-charge and Sports Department participated in the gala event.

The programme included, among other things, general guidelines for Yoga practice by the Yoga teachers, Ms. Savita Gupta and Ms. Bindu Bhatt. The spirited participants did all the asanas as per the Common Yoga Protocol. The Yoga session concluded with meditation and deep silence.

The School Principal also shared a message that Yoga is an invaluable gift of ancient Indian tradition. It embodies unity of mind & body; thought & action and is a holistic approach towards attaining good health & well-being. Yoga is not about excercise but to discover the sense of oneness with ourselves. It is beneficial for physical fitness, musculoskeletal functioning and cardio-vascular health. So, let us work towards adopting this wonderful practice (Yoga) every day!