Matri Puja 2017 at VKV Kharsang
On dated: 23rd Feb 2017, VKV-kharsang conducted the Matri Puja for the students and parents of class-X. At 10.30 am., Class-X students received thier mothers / fathers to the prayer hall after washing the feets of their parents. It was noticed that such an holy task was done by the students for the first time in the thier life and it could touch their heart. Out of 42 students a total number of 37 parents of 30 students turned out in which 30 were mothers and 07 were fathers.
All the parents offered flowers in the front of BHARAT MATA and SWAMI VIVEKNANDA and then they were taken to the prayer hall after the Tilak. Sri Anup Yadav started the programme with innvocation followed by the Welcome address from Shri Shyamal Chakraborty, Principal, VKV-Kharsang. He also introduced Shri R.Krishnakumarji, Member, VKVsAPT to the parents and the students.
After this, Shri R.Krishnakumarji spoke to the participants about the significance of the Matri Puja. In his elaborate speech he explained the role of a mother for the growth of a child with some interesting facts and stories from the life of Adi Guru Sankaracharya.
It was followed by the deliveration of instructions from Shri R. Krishnakumarji for beginning of Matri Puja. The complete puja was conducted as per the guidelines issued by VKVsAPT. The whole procedure of puja was performed by the parents and students from the inner-core of their heart, which was visible from their facial appearances.
Now it was the time for listenning the feedbacks from the students and parents. Most of the students said that it was a wonderful experience for them and for the first time they could understand the sacfrices of their parents for the colurful future of them. During their talk it was noticed that the eye were wet and were lacking words to express their deep feelings.
One of the parents shared her experiences and appraised the VKVs for organising such a value-based programme for the development of parent – child relationship in the society.The programme was concluded with Vote of thanks followed by Shanti Mantra at 12.50 pm.