Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Kanyakumari celebrated the Independence day on 15th Aug-2011. Our National flag was hoisted by Man.Bhanudasji, General secretary, Vivekananda Rock Memorial & Vivekananda Kendra. The program is started by an invocation song “VANDEMADHARAM” which was sung by VKV, Children. To highlight the National Integration, children performed mass drill. Man.Bhanudasji, General secretary, VRM & VK and Dr. N. Azhagesan, Principal, Cape Institute of Technology, are our guests for the Independence day celebration.
S. Nisha of class – IX welcome the gathering. Importance of this day is recalled by English, Hindi speeches and by drama. Patriotic feeling is inculcated among children by various cultural events like, atriotic songs, bharathanattiyam, Pinnal kolattam, pyramid formation, Band display, etc. While Man. Bhanudhasji general secretary speaking, he said that this is the day of motivation and dedication.Also he explained that this is the time to remember ,those who have sacrifice their life for our nation. Dr. N.Azhagesan, Principal explained that,this patriotic function moulding you all.Due to that we are forced to follow the way of freedom fighters. Finally last academic year toppers were appreciated by giving prizes by our guests.K. Abinaya of class VI, proposed vote of thanks to all our participants, Around 1325 students and approximately 250, parents, Kendra Karyakarthas & well wishers took part in the 65th Independence day celebration.