BRIDGING DIVIDES-ANNUAL SPORTS DAY
With ordinary talents and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable…
K.R. Mangalam World School, G.K-II celebrated its Annual Fiesta ‘Bridging Divides’…a prosaic fusion of sports and culture on 24th January, 2014. The programme commenced with the unfurling of the National Flag as the marching contingent marched to the beats of the drum showcasing the true spirit of leadership. The occasion was graced by the benign presence of the chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education, Shri Vineet Joshi, IAS, the Chief Guest of the day and Shri Jai Dev Gupta, Vice Chairman of K.R. Mangalam Group of Schools.
The spirit of harmony and togetherness engulfed the atmosphere as the talented singers presented the musical encomium, ‘Hum, Ek Dhun’. Extending a warm welcome to all the distinguished guests, the principal, Mrs. Archana Sagar, exhorted the role of students to become the responsible citizens of tomorrow .This was followed by a spellbinding yoga performance ‘Atmodaya-An Awakening ,by the students of classes IV,V and VI and ‘Sindhu Gamini Ananta’- The Eternal flow of the Ganges –a laudable contemporary dance , by the students of classes VIII,IX,X and XI which enthralled the audience. Various track events in senior and junior categories were held wherein athletes of KRM proved their mettle. The Emblem, The Lotus, The peacock and Dharohar –the legacy :The spectacle was indeed breath taking. The tricolours of India presented in a charismatic medley, ‘Spandan’, by the students of classes IV and V was a thrilling visual treat.
The function culminated with the much awaited prize distribution ceremony wherein the worthy Chief Guest bestowed the prizes to the most deserving Athletes and Meritorious students and motivated all to keep working hard with sincere endeavours. The overall trophy was bagged by Sapphire House. The most riveting performance was the grand finale, a confluence of various dances of the states which won an unceasing applause from the audience.
Shri Vineet Joshi addressed the gathering with his motivating words and emphasised on the need to keep abreast with the change in order to become a global citizen. The grand finale ‘Hum..Ek Ehsaas’ indeed was a spectacle to watch. The program culminated with the Vice Head Boy and Vice Head Girl proposing the vote of thanks.