Bala Vidya Mandir Bala Vidya Mandir

Senior Secondary School

(Affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi)




Pongal Celebrations 2017

Pongal was celebrated at Bala Vidya Mandir on Thursday, 11th January 2017 with much gusto and enthusiasm. The day started with invocation to the almighty followed by Thirupavai. The melodious tunes of villapattu set the tune of the day and filled the air with joy and festivity. The dialogues during the villapattu brought out the importance of the maintaining environmental sanctity. Speeches in Hindi, English and Tamil highlighting the importance of the festival by the students of class V.
Melodious rendition of songs by classes 1,2,3 added divine grace to the celebration. Students of class VII performed oyilattam and the rythmic journey continued with class III students performing oriya dance. Students of class VI (Boys) exhibited coconut shell paintings.  Students of class VI (Girls) participated in kolam competition and won prizes.

Students of class XI participated in uriyaddi , the customary pot breaking ceremony which culminates the days event. The celebration ended with vote of thanks. It was indeed a memorable day.

Sweet pongal was distributed to all the students.