Vinayaga Chaturthi is one of the important Hindu festivals celebrated throughout India with a great devotion. Vinayaga Chaturthi is celebrated for ten days to honour the elephant headed Lord Ganesa’s birthday. He is the lord of arts and science and the deva of wisdom. He is honoured at the start of rituals and ceremonies as he is considered the God of beginnings.
Ganesa Chaturthi was celebrated in Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Kanyakumari in an auspicious manner. Every year, our Vidyalaya celebrates the festival by preparing the idol of Lord Ganesa with dedicative effort of the students of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya. The Vinayaga Chaturthi was celebrated from 13.09.2018 to 21.09.2018.
Every class got a chance to give their offerings. The first day celebration was arranged by IX and XI standard students and teachers on 13.09.2018. LKG and UKG students and teachers offered Lord Ganesa on 14.09.2018.
The I standard students and teachers arranged the Pooja on 15.09.2018. On 16.09.2018 the Pooja was arranged by VII standard students and teachers. On 17.09.2018 the Pooja was arranged by II standard students and teachers. On 18.09.2018 the Pooja was arranged by III standard students and teachers. On 19.09.2018 and 20.09.2018 the Pooja was done by IV standard and V standard students and teachers respectively.
The final day Pooja was conducted by VI, X and XII standard students and teachers in a grand manner. The students offered flowers and Prasatham. The Visarjan of Lord Ganesa was done at 11 am on 21.09.2018.
The celebration ended with the great blessings of Lord Ganesa whose brilliance is always removes all obstacles from our endeavours truly.