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Students Celebrate Three Occasions

Students Celebrate 01With the grace of Arunachala and with your well wishes the school is progressing smoothly. The students are currently exchanging letters with other children in different countries, such as Japan, USA, Sweden and Australia. The pen pals are sharing their life styles and cultures.

Recently, the school celebrated a triple event—Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Mr. Kamaraji’s birthday, the school correspondent’s birthday and the annual Educational Development Day. Educational Development Day was instituted in behalf of Mr. Kamaraj, who was instrumental in developing educational opportunities for the children of Tamil Nadu.

In the morning of the event, students watched a film show. The function began at 2:30 p.m. with the distribution of sweets (Lattu) by the school correspondent to the children.

During the celebration Primary Teacher Mr. Sundaravthanam read a poem comparing Mr. Kamaraj and the school correspondent, saying that both men provided free education, free uniforms and mid day meals.  He said, “Though we lost Karmaveerar Kamaraj, we still have Karmaveerar Karunanithi living with us.”

R. Natarajan, retired Government School Head Master and devotee of Ramana Maharishi, presided over the function. He praised the school correspondent and spoke about Kamarajar, whose noble deeds were expounded to the children. Afterwards, the student singing and elocution competitions took place.

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Educational Development Day, July 2008

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Republic Day Celebration, January 2008

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Diwali Celebrated, October 2007

Vinayaka Chadhuthi, September 2007

World Population Day, Teachers' Day Celebrated, September 2007

Independence Day Celebrated, August 2007

New School Contstruction Update, June 2007

Construction Begins on New School Facilities, April 2007

Jayanthi and Republic Day Celebrated, January 2007

More News and Stories from 2006

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Children's Day, November 2006 and Global Community Day, November 2006

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Independence Day, August 2006

School Reopens, June 2006 (also visit the Urgent Needs page for additional information on the new school site, needs, and how your donation can make a difference.)

Earth Puja, April 2006

X Standard Public Examination and OWCF Volunteers Teaching, February 2006

Republic Day, January 2006

More News and Stories from 2005

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Children's Day (November 2005)

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News and Stories from 2004


 

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