The tenth day of Navarathri celebrations is known as Vijayadashami. It marks the triumph of Matha Durga over Mahishasura. Vidhyarambham is a Hindu tradition observed on Vijayadashami day all over India.
Children are formally introduced the learning of music, dance, languages and other folk arts. It involves a ceremony of initiation into the characters of syllabary.
Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya celebrated Vidyarambham ceremony on 19th October 2018 in a grand manner. The ceremony started at 8 a.m. Mann. Hanumantaraoji, Treasurer of Vivekananda Kendra conducted the programme.
The staff, the teachers of Vivekananda Kendra, Parents and Children participated in the ceremony. Vidyarambham was carried out by Mann.Hanumantharaoji. Seven children participated in vidyarambham. Mann. Hanuji held the children’s right index under finger and guided them to write ‘OM’ followed up by alphabets over fistful of rice placed in a large plate.
Mann. Hanumantaraoji addressed the participants about the importance of education and the Hindu ritual being practicedthroughout India. Smt.K.Kavitha, teacher of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya delivered the Vote of thanks. The ceremony ended with Santhimanthra.