Monday, 14 September 2020

Universal Brotherhood day & 50th anniversary of Vivekananda Rock Memorial Celebration 2020

 

Universal Brotherhood day & 50th anniversary of Vivekananda Rock Memorial was celebrated on 11th September 2020 in a grand manner at Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari.


The programme started at 10:00 a.m.  It was compered by Smt.P.Jeya, Teacher of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya.The celebration was initiated with the invocation song sung by Sri.Manikumar, Teacher of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya.

The programme began with lighting the lamp by the Vice President of VRM & VK, Mann.Nivedita Didi. Welcome address was delivered by Sri.S.Abraham Lingom, Principal of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya. Smt.T.Sindhu, Teacher of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya elaborately narrated the story of Vivekananda Rock Memorial. Teachers of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya gave a feast to the ears of the audience through a melodious song.


         Mann.Nivedita Didi, Vice President of VRM & VK gave the message of Universal Brotherhood day. She spoke about the obstacles faced by Swami Vivekananda before and after reaching Chicago to attend the world religious conference. She said that the Americans’ attitude entirely changed after listening Swamiji’s speech. The people were eagerly waiting for Swamiji’s speech every day. Finally she concluded by saying that brotherhoodness should start from home and should spread to the whole world.


          The Kendra employees who had completed their ten and twenty years of service were honoured by Mann.Bhanudasji, General Secretary of VRM & VK.


          Students of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya entertained the audience with a Bharathanatiyam dance performance.Vote of Thanks was proposed by Smt.K.G.Sariga, Vice Pricipal of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya.The Programme ended at 11:00 a.m with Kendra Prarthana.

 

Wednesday, 19 August 2020

Independence Day Celebration 2020

 

INDEPENDENCE DAY REPORT-15TH AUGUST-2020

“What India wants is a new electric fire to stir up a fresh vigour in the national veins. Be brave, be brave , man dies but once!”                                                                                                                                                                    -Swami Vivekananda

74th Independence day was celebrated at Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya , Kanyakumari by hoisting the tricolor national flag by Mann. Balakrishnanji, President of VRM & VK. The celebration was initiated by singing Vande Mataram.

It was followed by flag hoisting, National Anthem and Pledge. Smt. Hemalatha , teacher of VKV,KK welcomed the gathering. A group of teachers kindled the patriotic feelings through a song. Mann. Balakrishnanji, President of VRM & VK presided over the function and addressed the gathering.
He insisted each one to follow a life of dharma and live for the society . Smt.P.Jeya, teacher of VKV,KK expressed the gratitude to the participants for their valuable presence which was followed by Kendra Prarthana.
Staff from Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Vivekananda Kendra and Karyakarthas of Vivekananda Kendra attended the function.

Friday, 20 March 2020

MATHRU POOJA CELEBRATION REPORT-19-03-2020 (FRIDAY)


Chief Guest: Dr.Savitha, Asst.Professor, Dept.of English, Sri Ayyappa College, Chunkankaddai


 On March 19, 2020 around 45 mothers and students from X standard assembled in the premises of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya and participated with great zeal in Mathru Pooja celebration. The event commenced at 3.15 pm. The celebration was initiated with three Ohmkaras’.
         

Smt.K.Kavitha, Teacher of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya delivered the welcome address.


          The students were followed the guidance given by Sri.R.Manikumar. Students performed the Mathru Pooja by offering flowers and chanting the slokas. As a part of the ceremony the children washed the feet of their mothers and applied chandan (sandal) and kumkum. They worshipped their mothers and got blessings with them. They also performed Aarathi. He explained the value of the mother.
         

We were fortunate to have an eminent personality Dr.Savitha, Asst.Professor, Dept. of English, Sri Ayyappa College, Chunkankadai, addressed the gathering. She initiated her speech by singing the guru song. She insisted the students to get the blessings with their parent’s everyday. She explained about the reason of Shasti Viratham and why the mothers were doing that. She illustrated the mother’s value through some characters like mothers of Maratha King Chhatrapati Shivaji and Aathi Sankaracharya. She asked the parents to instruct about our culture to the children and to maintain it throughout their life. She also blessed the students to live a healthy life.
         

Some of the mothers and students shared their experiences about the importance of this pooja.

          The students who came regularly to the school during this academic year were honoured by our Chief Guest Dr.Savitha.


     
Our principal presented a memento to our Chief Guest. Vote of thanks was proposed by Smt.T.Sindhu.

          Finally, the celebration was concluded by Shanthi Mantra at 4.40
p.m.