Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Eknathji Ranade's Birthday Celebration & Science Exhibition



Exhibition was held on 21st November 2017 to commemorate the 103rd birth anniversary of Manaeeya Ekanathji Ranade (founder of Vivekananda Kendra & Rock memorial).
Exhibition focussed on a scientific and creative attitude in our students to make them comprehend the interdependence of science and technology and society by a hands on experience.
The exhibition seeks to engage children and teachers to design and develop something novel. The exhibition was divided into four section 1. Arts 2. Maths 3. Science     4. Spiritual.
The Rangoli of Thiruvaluvar, test tubes & Brain  were superb. Spiritual  room was decorated by Bhagavat Gita’s 18 Chapter, the quotations of Mananeeya Eknathji Ranade, display of Ramayana, Rangoli of “ Rama                Pattabishekam” were excellent. We started the function at 2.30 p.m.
The exhibition was inaugurated by Sri.Ayyappanji , Secretary of  RDP,  Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari.
He gave an inspiring speech about Maneeya Eknath Ranade’s life history .
He was very impressed by the science models presentation by the students and congratulated them. Students’ conversation  about Eknathji’s  life was inspired by everyone. We conducted the test on life history of Sister Nivedita who was the disciple of Swami Vivekananda. We selected top three teachers and top 10 students . They got prizes from the chief guest.    Finally the function was concluded with Kendra prayer. Many school students, teachers &  parents visited  the exhibition and appreciated the students. Our correspondent   Shri.S.K. Subramanian arranged the function in a grand way.