DATE : 29-01-2018
VENUE : VIVEKANANDA KENDRA VIDYALAYA M.H.S.S.
On the fine evening of 29th Jan 2018, we organized the felicitation ceremony to honour Man.Nivedita Didi who received “Padma sree”, the prestigious award for her selfless service to our Mother Bharath. The celebration was initiated with the lightening of the lamp by Man. Nivedita Didi, Vice President of VRM & VK, respectable Principal Shri. S.Abraham Lingom and the honourable correspondent Shri. R.Subbiah Nadar.
To fill the air with the divine blessings of our Almighty, an invocation song was sung by the alumni of our school. Shri. S.Abraham Lingom, Principal extended a hearty welcome to the gathering. Shri. R.Subbiah Nadar, the senior most teacher of our school shared his heart touching experience with Nivedita Didi.
Smt. M.Nalarani highlighted the noble qualities present within her and expressed her happiness for having worked as a Balwadi teacher under her guidance.
Smt. K.G.Sariga, Vice Principal of VKV shared the memorable moments and expressed that the days she had her school education under her guidance was really a golden period in her life and is still glad to be in her shade.
Smt. P.Jeya, Smt.K.R.Ishwarya the alumni of our school serving as teachers in this prestigious institution shared the golden memories of the by-gone days.
Man.Nivedita Didi blessed our staff on that happiest occasion and shared her experience about the communal harmony that happened in a state in northeast India, which was put to an end by unity and love. She dedicated the Padma Sree Award to Kendra and expressed whole-heartedly that the award she received was not given for her individual work but for the dedicated work of Karyakarthas in rendering their service to humanity. She advised the staff to make the maximum and best use of time and opportunity to bring pride to their family, school and society and work unitedly with dedication and not calculate the work by monetary value. She enlightened us to bring up the children with good character to spread the fragrance of our country.
Vote of thanks was proposed by Kum.S.Nithya, teacher of our school. The programme was compered by Kum.S.Kalaivani, teacher. Finally the celebration culminated with Kendra Prayer.