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Carmel celebrated Annual Day for three consecutive days from 15th - 17th November in three groups amidst great zest, vibrancy and elation on the theme “SPLASH OF COLOURS”

17November, 2018

A rainbow of colours unfurled on the stage as Carmel celebrated its Annual Day for three consecutive days from 15th - 17thNovember in three groups amidst great zest, vibrancy and elation. The Cultural programme on the theme “SPLASH OF COLOURS” displayed a harmonious and captivating cultural fiesta on Saturday, 17th November, 2018. The whole show was an amalgamation of colours, beauty, rhythm and vibrancy- a perfect symphony in motion. Prof. Keshav Sharma, Dean, Academic Affair, University of Jammu graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and the Guest of Honour was Most Rev. Bp. Ivan Pereira. The event was also graced by luminaries, a bevy of special invitees and parents.

The event unfolded with the lighting of the auspicious lamp by the Chief Guest. Prof. Keshav Sharma, Guest of Honour Most. Rev. Bp. Ivan Pereira, Fr. Shaiju Chacko (School Manager) and Sr. Maria Swati A.C. (Principal) followed by a soulful welcome dance. True to the theme, ‘SPLASH OF COLOURS’, the stage lit up with a colourful line of impressive performances produced by different segments of the school. There was never a dull moment with dazzling dances to pulsating beats, sweet singing and stunning skits, all combined with a good measure of creativity and hard work. Students showcased their talent through group songs, dance, skit, thematic dance performances etc. A tableau on ‘Save Water’ conveyed the message to make water clean and pollution free and to make this planet colourful. Dance performances like Fan Dance, Jaggo (Gidda), Thousand Hands, Indo Western Dance set the energy levels soaring with breath-taking performances. A skit on the life of ‘Samrat Ashoka’ was enacted beautifully spreading the message of peace and harmony. The other attractions of the evening were Nukkad Natak and Jammu Sanskriti Darshan. Proud parents thoroughly enjoyed the performances by their children who displayed confidence and self esteem in every performance.
The Chief Guest Prof. Keshav Sharma, in his speech highlighted the concept of Splash of Colours and compared the performances of the children to the rainbow that look miraculously beautiful and soothing to the eye. He also laid stress on the constant need to extend learning beyond the four walls of the classroom for all-round development of children.
The Guest of Honour praised the efforts of the Management & Staff and congratulated the school for being the top school of the State. Appreciating the dynamic leadership of Sr. Swati, the Bishop remarked that the numerous awards and accolades for the school in the past three years is a testimony of her hard work and singular focus for the welfare of the students.
Mrs Harpreet Kaur, School Coordinator proposed the vote of thanks and thanked the chief guest, guest of honour, dignitaries, parents, staff members and well wishers for their untiring support rendered to the institution.