Wednesday 14 September 2022

Teacher's Day Celebration

Teacher’s Day is celebrated in India every year on the 5th of September to pay tribute to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, former President of the country and a visionary educator. This day was celebrated with great enthusiasm in Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Port Blair. The hall was beautifully decorated in the morning by the students of class12.  The students and the teachers assembled in the hall to witness the program. They were welcomed by the students at the entrance. All the other students of higher secondary classes were allotted classes in the middle and Primary sections to teach. The students were anxious to get to know their timetable and the lessons allotted for them to teach. They were guided by the teachers to handle the class. with much excitement, students went to their allotted classes as teachers. They were extremely happy to teach in the allotted classes. 

While in the Assembly hall the program commenced with Mangalacharan. The significance day was highlighted by s. Varalaxmi, teacher of V.K.V. class 12th students paid tribute to their teachers by singing Guru Vandana very melodiously. Anuishri Mondal of class 12A spoke on the inherent qualities of successful teachers which bring glory to students' lives. Shreya Chand of class12 B through her speech thanked all the teachers who had been the stepping stone to elevate their life. Shri S . Vijaya Kumar the principal of the school, in his presidential address extended his teacher's day greetings to the teachers and urged teachers to gear up to raise themselves to the need of the time and to serve to the best of their ability.  He stressed that the acquired knowledge through 'vidya' must be utilized to serve society and the needy rather than possessing arrogance and 'ahankar'- pride which destroys anyone's life. He insisted Students learn to respect their mother, father, and guru to have glory in their life.

National Sports Day celebration

The National Sports Day (Rashtriya Khel Divas) is annually celebrated on 29th August across India to commemorate the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand. The National Sports Day was held in the school on 30th August. The importance of celebrating the day was highlighted in the morning assembly. A friendly football match was organized between 10th and 12th students. The 10th, 11th,  12th students, and teachers, were the spectators of the program.  The afternoon session classes were terminated for the students and the match was held. The students and the players assembled on the ground, The match was flagged off by the Vice principal of the school. With 3 goals the 10th students won the match. The winners and runners were awarded medals. The winner's cup was awarded to the students of 10th. Students cherished the match and it was a grand show for the spectators.

Ganesh Chaturthi celebration

Ganesh Chaturthi, the birthday of Lord Ganesha is being celebrated with pomp & gaiety in the school on 31St August 2022. The temple and the idol of Lord Ganesh in the temple were beautifully decorated. A good number of devotees, teachers, and students participated in the puja rituals. All the devotees, teachers, and students prayed to Lord Ganesh for blessings and to fill the life of the people in the entire world with good health, happiness, and virtue. The whole place reverberated with the mesmerizing bhajans and shlokas. After the pooja, prasad was distributed to all the devotees.