Janamashtami is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Krishna, one of the most powerful and famous reincarnations of Lord Vishnu. This day indicated the beginning of hope in the older times; hope that the malicious rule of Kansa would soon end.
To seek the blessings of Lord Krishna, Janamashtami was celebrated at Subodh Public School, Airport on Saturday, August 24, 2019 with mirth and joy. The fragrance of flowers and soothing aroma of camphor filled the air. While this religious importance is not lost, this day signifies a lot more to modern India, it signifies excitement, euphoria and a joyous spirit of enthrallment. To celebrate the extraordinary bond between children and the Almighty, Subodh Public School, Airport took the opportunity to both jubilate and learn with the young minds.
The celebration was begin with ligting of lamp in front of Laddo Gopal which was followed by a shlok and a bhajan. Pre – primary students dressed up as lord Krishna and Radha, completes with flutes, peacock feathers, matki and dandiya for a dance presentation. The premise was decorated beautifully and the spirit of festivity was enhanced with Inter – House Haandi Tod Competition. The students enthusiastically participated. The purpose of the flamboyant competition was to inculcate value of team building. The main attraction of the event was breaking of treasure filled Haandi. After breaking Haandi they completed the word search. The house who completed the task in minimum time, was declared as winner.
The Principal of the school, Ms. Kamaljeet Yadav blessed all the students on this auspicious day, her words truly summed up the efficacy of celebrating festivals of devotion and obedience towards their parents and teachers.
Winner - Boys
Winner - Girls