Pongal Celebration

On the Occasion of Pongal, festival of harvest, SKP Vanitha International school celebrated Pongal on 12th January 2019 with much gusto and enthusiasm. The school premise was decorated with colourful Rangolis and traditional delicacies like sugar cane etc..

Students and the staff came in their traditional dresses and exhibited joy and pride as they filled the campus with the land’s cultural aura. The celebration started by cooking Pongal in the pot which is made to overflow, that implies a good sign of our lives to be overflowed with strength and happiness and performed Gomatha Pooja.

The cultural programme started with a traditional dance. The teachers and office staff joined with the students to dance and made their day more enjoyable and memorable. All the excited kids enthusiastically took part in the different traditional games which were conducted on this auspicious day.

The traditional game ‘URIADI’ was conducted for the staff. The Principal and The Vice Principal had given a great start for the game by trying to break the hanging pot. The students were overwhelmed with excitement and happiness by seeing the teachers participating in the game with full of spirit and enthusiasm. They enjoyed each and every moment of the game.

Students learnt that these festivals are sacred moments that help everyone to establish love, unity and nourish their relationships.

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