Sree Krishna Janmashtami Celebrations - VKV Raga
Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya Raga celebrated the festival of Sreekrishna Janmashtami with much fervour and enthusiasm. To mark the occasion, following were conducted:
- The programme started at 10 am positively. The importance of the Day was highlighted by Sri Abhishek Tiwari. He told the biography of Lord Krishna and how he was saved from the clutches of the demons and ill-willed Maternal Uncle Kamsa. The teachings of the Gita given to Arjuna and its importance in the modern world was also focussed.
- The Puja was performed by Sri Kailash Tiadi. He led the mantras and followed by the students and the teachers. 51 names of Lord Krishna were also chanted.
- Then followed the Srikrishna bhajan competition conducted House-wise. Four bhajans were presented by four houses.
- Students of Classes IV & V posed as Little Krishna and Beautiful Radha dressed in colourful dresses and garlands. They were looking attractive and lovely. Judges were also there to judge which house can perform the best.
- Finally, Srikrishna Aarati was sung together by all to conclude the Puja. Tika was put on the foreheads of all.
- Then Prasadam (Porridge, prepared by Bhaiya) was served to all. Children looked happy and satisfied.