Independence day celebration was started at 8.30 a.m. It was compered by T.Monisha of XI standard.
The programme was initiated with “VandheMatharam” sung by Ix standard girls.
Our National flag was hoisted by the Chief Guest Sri.Ponneelan, M.A., M.Ed.,Joint Director, School Educational Department(Rtd.).National anthem was sung by all the participants of the function.The pledge was lead by the student Afsal of VIII standard.
The students of IX standard sang a song in our national language. M.MuthuPrinitha of IX standard presented her speech about “Independence Day” in English.
The students of VI and VII standard expressed their patriotic spirit in the form of steps through Dumb-bells.
We had an eminent personality Sri.Ponneelan, M.A.,M.Ed., as the Chief Guest of the function who addressed the gathering. He advised the students to become doctors and engineers and more than that they should be a great human being. He illustrated Swamiji’s life. Swamiji dreamt about new India. He exhibited that we should consider the life of leaders like Gandhiji and AyyaVaigundar. He advised that the students shouldutilise the opportunity and make their life flourish.K.Dharshini of VIII standard delivered the importance of the day in Hindi.
Mann.Hanumantaraoji,Treasurer of VRM & VK as the president of our function addressed the audience. He said that the students should realise their duty, responsibility, Character and vision of Swamiji. He quoted that the future of India is in the hands of young generation. The students should develop their character and pass the message of our culture, spirituality and peace. He also mentioned the spiritual gurus of Sri Ramakrishna, Saratha Devi and Swamiji.
The students of VI,VIII& IX standard enacted Tamil drama and exhibited their patriotic spirit through a play “Azhagu Muthu Khon”.
The students of V,VI,VII & VIII standard performed their patriotic spirit in the form of a dance. Tamil song was sung by the students of IX standard. The brave boys and girls of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya showed their unity through wands.The students of VI,VII,VIII & IX standard performed the band display.
Mann. Hanumantaraoji, presented a memento to our honourable chief guest.
Vote of thanks was proposed by our teacher Smt.M.Nallammal.
The programme was concluded by Kendra Prarthana.