Thought of the Day: "Arise! Awake! And stop not till the goal is reached." - Swami Vivekananda

Celebration of UNIVERSAL BROTHERHOOD DAY 2017



On 11 September 1893, Swami Vivekananda delivered the Historic Chicago Speech in America, where he put forward the message of Universal Brotherhood and Universal tolerance that this country wanted to communicate to the World. To commemorate this auspicious day Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari celebrates the day as Universal Brotherhood Day. A series of programme was organized by VKV Tinsukia and Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari’s Tinsukia Branch. Morning two teams of teachers and students went to the Bor Laipuli Village School and Indira Gandhi Vidyalaya, Laipuli to celebrate the day with the students and teachers of the Schools. In our Campus a small programme was organized where renowned writer Smt. Juri Bora Borgohain spoke to the teachers and students about the importance of the day as the Chief Guest. Evening 4.30 p.m. there was a grand celebration organized by Vivekananda Kendra, Branch Tinsukia where the Chief Guest was Dr. Diganta Biswa Sharma, a researcher on Swami Vivekananda, Guest of honour was Sri Debabrata Dey, the DSP of Tinsukia, Mananeeya Pravin Davolkar, Jt General Secretary, VK and Purnendu Shekhar Das, Nagar Sanchalak VK Tinsukia. More than 250 people were present in the programme. Borgeet, Jhumur Dance and lectures by dignitaries were the events of the programme.          

A Day dedicated to the Nation Builders-Teacher's!



The nation celebrates Teachers’ Day on 5th September, which is the birthday of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhkrishnan, en eminent philosopher and educationist of the country. In our Vidyalaya the day was celebrated where the students of Class XII (Sc/Comm) took active participation in the management of the day. They performed the role of different subject teachers and taken classes in primary secondary and sr. secondary sections. Km Monjit Chetia from (Class XI) spoke brilliantly about the life and teachings of Dr. Radhakrishnan. A skit depicting the student’s life, a fusion of different songs with recitation was also performed by the Class XII students. An audio amplifier was donated to the Vidyalaya by the students. Principal Sri Guru Charan Das inspired the students to perform their role in nation building, in his speech.
 
In the evening, The Principal and some of the senior teachers of the Vidyalaya was felicitated by Lions Club International, Tinsukia district, at a Symposium in the Royal Highness Conference Hall.



      

Ganesh Chaturthi Observation

Vidyalaya observed Sri Ganesh Jayanti on 25 August in the Vidyalaya premises. At morning 6.45 puja was started followed by Hawan, Aarti and pushpanjali. After puja prasad was distributed among teachers, students & others. Gurudev KoliSir spoke about the importance of the day. 


Sankardev Tithi Celebration



On 23 August 2017, Vidyalaya celebrated Srimanta Sankardev Punyatithi in the school campus. Srimanta Sankardev, the spiritual giant of India who was the founder of Eksaran Naam Dharma and Vaishanabhism is Assam. His contribution to the literature, art & culture, dramatics and social sphere made this land known to the World. A group of secondary students presented Naam Sankirtan, A video documentary depicting Gurujana’s life and work, Naam prasanga by the teachers and devotees from NaamGhar were the events of the celebration. Secondary students and teachers decorated Thapona, a place where the Holy Bhagabata is kept and worshipped. More than 500 students and teachers took part in the naam prasanga. A small speech was delivered by a student and a teacher, glorifying ths Great personality of our Country. Media coverage of the programme was done by NewsTime & Peak News channel. Tradition MuguMaah Prasad was distributed to all at the end of the celebration.    



  

Punyatithi observation of the Man with the Capital M



Mananeeya EknathJi, The Man with Capital M, a visionary, who proved that every obstacle can be converted into opportunities, through his work and deeds. Sri EknathJi Ranade, the founder of Vivekananda Kendra and Vivekananda Rock Memorial, had attained Mahasamadhi on this very day, 22 August 1982 in Chennai. All centres and Vidyalayas of Vivekananda Kendra observe the day as EknathJi Punya Tithi. In our Vidyalaya the day was observed after regular morning assembly, where a group of primary children performed three skits that depicted the life and messages of EknathJi. Secondary students sung the sublime song “Vandana Abhinandana Hee Dev Shata Shata Vandana…”. A teacher, with few words, tried to focus on the message that Mananeeya Eknathji left for the students, teachers and all karyakaartas of Kendra. Km. Kritika Mazumder of class IX, spoke about the life of Sri EknathJi. It is worth mentioning here that Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya Laipuli Tinsukia was established by Mananeeya EknathJi in the year 1978, which is the first VKV in Assam.