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Deepawali Celebration 2023 at Lourdes Central School

November 11, 2023

Let us move from untruth to truth and from darkness to light.

Mangaluru: Deepawali is a festival of lights and symbolizes the spiritual victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance. Lourdes Central School celebrated Deepawali, the festival of lights, by conducting a beautiful assembly on November 10, 2023. Decorated with lights, lanterns, rangoli, and vibrant hues, the school had an ambience of joy and happiness. The assembly began with a solemn prayer, followed by the intentions and lighting the lamp. The thought of upholding the values of Diwali was read out by Samprit Sachin. The students of class V showcased the spirit of Diwali through a skit and shared the guidelines for environmentally friendly options for celebrating Diwali while also sensitizing the ill-effects of crackers. A melodious rendition by the students filled the air with festive vibes and brought great joy to the audience.

The programme concluded with the message of the Vice-Principal Mrs Belita Mascarenhas. She urged the students” to be the light in someone’s life”, this Diwali.

The programme was compered by Saanvi Shetty and Shreya Hegde under the guidance of the class teacher, Mrs Harshitha Shetty.