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Mount Carmel Central School celebrates Children’s Day

November 16, 2023

Mangaluru: Commemorating the birth of India’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, and dedicating the day to all the children, Mount Carmel Central School, Mangaluru celebrated Children’s Day on November 11th, embracing warmth, love, and liveliness.

The programme commenced by invoking God’s blessings. The cultural programme kicked off with a scintillating welcome dance. The significance of the day was put across in a unique way with a message by Chacha Nehru. The emotions of the teachers towards their students were conveyed through colourful dances, which encapsulated the fun and frolic of the children. The hilarious yet meaningful skit left the children in bouts of laughter. The principal, Sr. Melissa, beamed with joy, wished the students on the occasion, and also urged them to strive towards a better humanity.

The programme was compeered by teachers Ilona and Laveena. The head girl Anvila and head boy Siddharth acknowledged the love and care expressed by the teachers through the heart-touching programme. The celebration ended with a mass dance where the laughter was deafening, the tapping of the feet was vigorous, the pulse beat went haywire, yet the heartbeat of every child said, “Blessed to be a child, thank you, God”.

The spice of the day was children enjoying the delicious ice cream. Prior to this day, a number of competitions were conducted class-wise, in which the students participated actively and joyfully.