Mar 20, 2016
SUMMER TIME! HOLIDAY TIME!! COMPETETION TIME!!!
It was an enjoyable and a healthy competition time for around 20 students at PRAJNA, Puduvai, Boduppal on Sunday, Mar 20.
Drawing/ Coloring, Handicraft and Sloka Chanting competitions were held at our center between 10 am to 1 pm on Mar 20th 2016.
All kids in the Age group 7+ years participated in the competitions. Below are the details.
Judges and Chief Guest:
Smt. Kakarla Maya , Retd. Lecturer / HoD English Dept., St.Francis College, Hyd.. She was a Recipient of National Award for Best Teacher.
Sri. Kurumaddali Vineeth , MD/Ceo of Adrusya Technologies.
The competition began with Rakshan Raj and Rithik Raj welcoming the judges with flowers. The entire team, led by Naveen and Mahender, showed a roll call of honor to the judges. The team began the event by chanting prayers (Om asmad gurubhyo namah, Sukla:m and Yasya dwirada).
Srimanth gave a speech about PRAJNA and spoke about all what was taught at Prajna.
This was followed by quick speeches by Krishna, Nitin, Naveen and Bhavana on how Prajna changed their lives so far and how they improved themselves after coming to the classes. Sreesanth sang a sweet song of praise on Lord Sri Rama. The impressed judges then asked the students to begin the competitions.
Before the prizes were announced, Smt.Maya garu and Sriman Vineeth garu spoke and interacted with every student. They told them the importance of how to connect every act to God, about how to keep body, mind and soul healthy! The kids in turn sang a wonderful song all together with claps and praises to Sriman Narayana!
This was followed by Prize distribution. At the end, Ikshu presented Vote of Thanks to the judges. Keertana, Ranga, Rohit Raj and Amukta presented gifts to the judges. The event ended with the entire team chanting a concluding prayer (ka:ye:na va:cha).
Special ‘pats-on-the-back’ to Sricharan, Srivardhan, Amukta and Sai for their active participation in the competition. Well done, kids!
DRAWING / COLOURING:
The Topic given to all kids was: Brundavan, the land of Lord Krushna.
Duration: 40 mins
1st Prize: Rangapriya
2nd Prize: Rithik Raj
PRAJNA SLOKA CHANTING:
Each child was asked to recite slokas chosen from Modules 1 and 2, by Judges. A tie break was resolved by making them chant all slokas.
1st Prize: Srimanth
2nd Prize: Keertana
This was a creative presentation wherein the kids got chance to display their creativity. Each child prepared a handicraft work and presented it. Every item they did were connected to God in a creative way.
1st Prize: Rohit Reddy
2nd Prize(s): Bhavana and Srimanth
SPECIAL APPRECIATION FOR ACTIVITY:
A special mark of Appreciation was noted for:
The event was a grand success, purely because of the divine Mangalasasanams of our beloved Acharya HH Chinnajeeyar Swamiji.
Jai Sriman Narayana!