CHILDREN’S DAY CELEBRATION
Children’s Day is celebrated every year to pay tribute to all the children all over the world. 14th November is the birth anniversary of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. His birthday is celebrated as children’s day because of his great love and affection towards children. They are considered as the building blocks of the strong nation.
Master of ceremony was by C.Magi Smilin XI Std.
As the beginning of the programme the invocation song was sung by VII std boys. Welcome address was delivered by Infant Lishny of XI Std. Importance of the day was presented by Selva Subin of XI Std.
The hand written magazine was released by our Chief Guest Sri. P.Natarajan, District Educational Officer, Kanyakumari District, Nagercoil.
The presidential address was delivered by Man. Krishna Moorthiji, Editor of Vivekavani. He expressed that this is the scientific world and in this world we can get things easily but during the olden days it was difficult to get even a bowl of rice. He told that, when a doll is given to the child, at first the child splits the doll into pieces and then tries to join it due to common sense.
He reminded us about Venkatrama’s speech in the music academy at Chennai on 01.01.2016. He said that music plays an important role on Science. He also noted that Einstein was a scientist but he liked to play violin very much. He then recalled the incident happened in Hiroshima. He shared a few words about the great scientist Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam, when he was asked to look at the trees he was able to see only the tissues of the tree.
He spoke about Jawaharlal Nehru, when he was imprisoned for nine years he felt sad because he was not able to hear the children’s voice and their laugh. He reminded us about a debate based on the topic Urban Vs Rural. He instructed the students to work hard and wished them to become like the great scientist and adviced them to help the people by providing the facilities needed to them and asked to eradicate poverty.
It was followed by a group song sung by VII Std girls about the importance of Children’s day.
The chief guest addressed the audience. He shared his past experience. He expressed that life is to live, school and teachers guide us how to live. He inspired us by splitting the name of Swamiji. He told that clever people work hard continuously and they get victory by their deep thinking to achieve a fruitful life. He shared a few incidents from his days about the hand written magazine.
He admired the science and arts exhibition and the children’s contribution to it. He encouraged the students who got high mark in the quarterly exam in X std. he adviced the students to work hard and asked them to spread the fame of our school by getting good marks in the Annual Exam.
He instructed the students to plan well and make use of their teacher to achieve their aim. He adviced the student to respect and obey the elders and asked them to reduce their anger and to be patient. He wished them to get good marks in the final examination.
Man. Krishnamoorthiji, presented the memento to our honourable chief guest. Vote of thanks was delivered by Preethika of IX Std.
We concluded the programme by Kendra Prayer.