‘GLOBAL WAVES’- Embracing Cultural Diversity!!
“One day there will be no borders, no boundaries, no flags and no countries and the only passport will be the heart.”
A mega event, International Education Week successfully culminated with ‘Global Waves’ the Carnival where students learnt to appreciate and understand International Amalgamation. The weeklong celebration started on 16th July and a plethora of activities like Honing linguistic skills, Quiz, Collage making, Poster making and visiting various embassies provided myriad opportunities to the students to mould themselves to become global citizens.
The ever awaited day saw the presence of many dignitaries and eminent personalities who graced the occasion by their benign presence. Dr. Mahesh Sharma, the Union Minister of State for Culture and Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate change, Government of India, was the most revered guest. Ms. Upasana Arora, Director at Yashoda Super Speciality Hospitals was another honoured guest. An illuminary, Mr. Kosuke Noguchi, Director Japnaese Language from Japan Foundation too spared his valuable time to attend the programme .Justice Bhanwar Singh, a model of utmost dedication and a great innovator, marked his presence during the event. The occasion was graced by the prestigious members of the management who are ever supportive and cooperative and who have always been present for all the functions and celebrations.
The Chairman Mr. Vipin Sahni is a visionary, a perfectionist, and the driving force behind all the endeavours. The Chairperson – Mr Kiran Sahni, has carved an impeccable niche in the field of education. Dr. Saiyam Sahni, is a great source of inspiration in adopting innovative techniques and Dr. Rohit Singh is a man with a dynamic personality and a great motivator. Mr. Aman Sahni, a personality of extreme distinction and a perfect role model for today’s generation.
A traditional floral welcome followed by a concordant greeting song was presented after the auspicious lamp was lit by the honored guests. A citation glorifying their achievements was presented to the elite guests as a token of gratitude by the members of the management. The Principal, Ms. Jyoti Arora addressed the gathering by her lofty ideas of globalization as a harbinger of a new age.
A mesmerizing dance performance Capoeria – an Afro Brazilian martial art combined with elements of dance made the audience tap their feet along. Ms. Arizangela, Professor JNU apprised the students about the Brazilian Literature through an interesting workshop. A heart throbbing Fusion Dance ‘Cadence’ was presented by the budding dancers of the school. The audiences were transported into a different world on hearing the Brazilian soulful music and Egyptian dance ‘Tanoura’ depicting elegance, poise, strength and gracefulness stole the hearts of the people.
Dr. Mahesh Sharma’s edifying and enlivening words motivated the audience. The program concluded with the National Anthem after which the distinguished guests were escorted towards venues where the students had put up an exhibition depicting their own adopted country.