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I always wonder why we celebrate certain special days ? When you ponder over the’ Why ‘of everything , I realize that it is not about the grandeur , the party ,or the extravaganza , it is all about simple feelings of joy , of fun , of the simplicity itself.

Back in times , Children’s day in school meant celebration with fun-filled activities. It meant getting 2 moti-choor ladoos , one rose and a film to watch with teachers and friends . Our School was in the Naval Base where there was a Cinema Hall . Back then , movies watching was always with family . Going with friends was hardly heard of ,then. So ,we looked forward to the school taking us to the movies that were screened specially for school children . We had to pay Rs10 for this .We got a packet of popcorn as well . So , after the Short break , we lined up , escorted by the class teacher and the monitors of their classes , the whole school walked it up to the theatre a couple of kilometers. So , we watched simple Hrishikesh movies , English classics and Cartoons as well . The movie hardly mattered .The evening at home was about the family sitting in the garden with cookies , cup cakes and chips and all the stories -real and cooked doing its rounds.

The following Sunday , children in our township would present a’ variety entertainment’ after a lot many rehearsals and we received small gifts from our parents .the sight of Ribbons, colorful socks , fancy pencil cases , books gave us immense joy. When I became an educator and a mom ,I asked my parents if they ever had a discussion with other parents about the budgets or the gifts that they planned to give . No ,never ! Did we as children ever ask -“Why only a meter of ribbons for me?” No, never ! Were times different? Are the dreams today different from the ones we/our parents had? Changing times ,changing needs and changing perspectives do bring that change

I vividly recall my first childhood memories of the first tooth falling out ,a trip to the doctor, building sand castles , bringing home a friend for the first time, feeding a street -pup with a glass of milk (that I was supposed to drink) ,the first ever sandwich I made, the first consolation prize in the lemon and spoon race or the colorful water bubbles I blew in the air . If I am able to remember these experiences , it is because that made me truly happy. .Happiness , thus came in from ordinary things .I just found it there, I did not got in search of it.

Are we in a life long pursuit of happiness today ? While there’s no doubt hat we, as parents are doing everything possible to keep our children happy but are we living in a constant state of stress? Are we straining and stretching ourselves to give ‘everything’ possible? Will we be happy then ? Don’t you think allowing kids to find their own moments of happiness and then joining them wholeheartedly will keep the family happy?

Ask yourself- What three things can you gift your child so that they are truly happy? That’s your gift to your child on this Children’s Day .Children – Ask yourself what three gifts would you want to receive so that you will always be happy . My three gifts to you all my children , would be Love , Courage and the Power to Think. The power to think will make to understand and reason , Courage will help you make your dreams a reality and love will build your self worth and reach out

Happy Children’s day ..

Just One Thing

Today is World Mental Health Day!. A day dedicated to the mental fitness and well -being of all .Mental health is receiving more attention than ever before . Our personality to a large extent is like an iceberg .When we meet people , we see the tip of the iceberg . Only that is visible to us . It may be just 5% of the personality. Below the water , is what you really are ,it is your inner self . We often get deceived and don’t come forward to help other because we get carried away by the top 5% that is above the waters that is visible and heard . It is often a media news of something gone wrong that alarms and awakens us. Is it more awareness or more challenges or breakdown of support systems that leads to mental disturbances?

Looking back ,the family structures were different and supported everyone as a whole -the young and the old . The extended joint family members were always there to lend a ear . There were some members in the family who were always in the house. While they went about with the chores during the day ,they were also keen observers. A change ,be it in eating/sleep patterns , behavior ,emotions were recognized and talked over. The member need not have been the parent .

When children went to school , they had a lot time for unstructured play and sessions. They were unmonitored during recess time . Children often fought , yet sorted it out themselves by the end of the day. The concept of” Individual attention'” was unheard of you .Workplaces did not see the cut-throat competition we see today . Lunch time meant colleagues sat together and discussed personal matters too. Outings meant visiting friends and relatives. Vacations meant visiting the hometown.

Times have changed .Families are now nuclear , Family members have got disconnected or distanced from each other due to a number of factors- professional and personal . The size of families have also reduced . But ,the expectations/desires/wants have sky rocketing . Comparisons with other children /adults , irrespective of capabilities , age , environment has led to riot of emotions and thoughts that cannot be controlled. When we are caught up with our ‘to do list” , we fail to understand the changes happening in the very fabric of our families. Expectations from schools from all stakeholders are ever increasing. Most schools look to give priority to school results and rate of admissions to match up with the societal expectations .

Workplaces have been providing facilities in their premises for physical fitness .What about building mental strength which will increase productivity of every individual? Through activities , events organized by the HR department, there are conscious attempts to bridge gaps but that effort is a drop in the ocean. Again ,they are not only structured but also observed for remediation making people” performers”

Let us resolve to be positive and happy at all time . Easier said than done .A few things that helps children and adults to find peace within themselves. Playing games indoors and outdoors helps to keep us physically and mentally fit and agile .Regularly practicing mindfulness creates a better consciousness. This helps us to aim at metacognition, which is the act of thinking about what we are thinking .95% of our thoughts are random or unconscious . Working on being mindful will help us develop more resilience and more positive thoughts and expressions.

Build a Culture of Gratitude , Of Care and concern ,Of empathy and understanding , Of acceptance and Of mindfulness . This should be done in families , educational institutions and workplaces. When we spend 75% of our life time in our workplaces , should not that be a happy ,positive place? A leaf from my experiences – one day of the week is for me! It is my Savoring time. I have a day with moments that are exclusively mine -Coffee with a friend , playtime with my grandson, doing a painting , watch of a movie or curl up with a book, Ability to focus , think differently ,being calm , being positive have been some of the benefits. Only you have the power to carve your path to find peace within yourself , no matter the chaos in the outer world.

Just One thing – Be Yourself. Be happy .

All children are born intelligent . It is the nurturing  environment and the innate abilities that helps every child realise his/her potential. Belonging to that school of thought,  I   always wonder -Why are children with different abilities called Special ? To me, they are all children and so they are all special.. No  two members of the same family are similar or have the same views. We accept those differences gracefully . But , when we identify differences in abilities, intellect , behavior , performances , we begin to see it as “special”.As a society , do we expect all children to have similar abilities? And if they do  have different abilities , can we recognize them and provide remediation and support  ? That will help  children  realize their own potential and become confident adults capable of facing challenges in life .For this , we not just need sensitive people but also specialists and trained professionals . Most importantly , is the need for a change of mind-sets .


It has been a long time dream  for me to have a state of art therapy Centre within my school and ensure inclusiveness .While they would attend regular school ,they could also walk in for a therapy session when they feel disinclined to an academic session. That would give the time and space to be able to assimilate the best . With over 30 years in school education , I have seen children with different abilities do well in life . The support at  school helps kids to perform well academically too. We started the Singhania Shaping Therapies Centre in Singhania School, Thane on the 8th of June2021. Singhania Shaping Therapies is a Centre that caters to the needs of children with different abilities. This  spacious center has  Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Psychological Counselling, Psychological Assessments, Remedial Education, ABA Therapy and Language Development Therapy all under one roof ably supported  by  specialists who are  on board.. Singhania Shaping Therapies Centre is open to children from all schools With the NEP in place , we will have more inclusive schools in the years to come,helping children integrate socially comfortably . The Singhania School’s Therapy Centre wishes to revisit and redefine Uniqueness.


It is not always that you have people who are cheerful , peppy and full of fun as our dear Firozi .Firozi was a librarian in our school for over two decades. She assisted the main librarian in the Elementary School library .That was almost the place she had to be in. She could animate , sing ,laugh ,joke and dance with the young kids with as much ease as she handled the older students with her funny one liners. She always brought a different flavor to our  staff get-togethers  Many a time ,when she shared some anecdotes from her life with me ,I saw a different person. She was soft and sensitive , caring and concerned about all. When she retired in 2016 , I asked her if she needed an extension and she said ,” I want to explore the world . I want to do what I love doing- baking and have a relaxed time. She was always worried about her sons’ future. Yesterday , when I got the news of her demise ,I was devastated .I could not believe it. It must have not been easy for her when all the four members of the family were hospitalized for Covid . We all reach out to Bejan her son . May God bless him to recover fast. You have the Sulonian family whenever you need us.  Firozi ,  You will always be with us. 

The pandemic has shaken us all . We have lost family members , friends and colleagues to Covid . It’s a loss we can’t bear .Yet, life moves and we live with memories of beautiful moments spent with them . Cherish every moment of life cheerfully and enjoy them .Firozi will always be with all those who have spent time with her .

May Her soul rest in peace

Dear students,

The wait is finally almost over. I am sure that you are looking forward to the results at 3 p.m. This year has taken us all by surprise-something that we did not expect. The first couple of months were spent in anticipation about the likely dates for the exams. We advised you to do an hour of study everyday so that you are through whenever the dates are announced. Then, the dates were announced, which were called off later and a ” formula “was arrived at. You courageously fought feelings of isolation, frustration, disbelief, boredom and uncertainty. Though much water has flown under the bridge, I hope we will limp back to normalcy soon..I hope you begin to relax after this.

The rewinding may not be so simple. The results will bring in mixed reactions. Some of you will be ecstatical, since you may get more than expected. Some you will wonder if you would have done better had the examinations. All the same, you have to make the best of the present times and be happy. You are toppers and winners, that’s for sure. You stood strong and rooted during the first ever serious disruption in your 15-17 years. Many of you added skills-sets, some specialised in some field, adding certificates and knowledge. Many of you learnt simple skills at home. You connected with your grand-parents, parents, wider family members, friends, brightening up their days many times . You also cooked a meal, baked a cake and laid the table. And yes! You cleaned too – the house, the utensils. You taught your little brother or sister and if not that , you kept away from sibling tiffs , which would have relieved your parents of so much added stress. A little gardening, some time with the pet dog , patiently listening to grand-parents, a little reading or writing, you did it all-cheerfully. And so you have contributed positively to the family, more importantly , you discovered in you a few traits you don’t even know you had. You have started to define your personality.

Today, when you get the results, remember that there is so much of you, beyond the marks you have scored. There is a kinder, more humble, a caring, a skilled, a joyful person in you . Even if no one else noticed , your immediate family would have. And if you share what you did during these 100 days that have gone by with your teachers and me , we will believe you because we know and understand you well. But, this is the time, I want you to self-reflect -look within Ask yourself what did you learn? How did you enrich yourself? How can you work better in the future? Is the hierarchical order of needs now changed? How would you prioritize your needs? You are on the threshold of young adulthood. How would you want the world to see the ‘real’ you?

You make the school special in your own special ways. Your strengths and talents will take you places. At school, you had an environment, where you learnt so many life skills, you put them into action. Be open to feedback, criticism and corrections .That is the way to be the best and you Sulonians have to be the very best .Good luck to all my students of Grades XII and X Think and act positive. You are what you make of yourselves .

Remind yourself always that -“Padh Likh Kar Gyani Banane Se Pahele Hum Insaan Bannege “

Warm Regards,

Revathi Srinivasan

We were hardly prepared for this- “Corovacation”. The family has been together for over a fortnight. Our kids have been home for a month. What seemed tough and unimaginable earlier – a house without maid/s, working from home ( remember there are no week-ends anymore), stay at home evenings are appearing to be a passe. What looms large now, what next? How do we make this stay at home period meaningful.

When the schools closed mid-March kids,the schools pitched in . Zoom classes ,Zoom hobby and fitness classes , worksheets , assignments , Game , Quizzes .very soon webinars , career counselling , online coaching for professional courses started .All for free! Parents feel that this would keep their children occupied.But…!

Is this what your children want? Is this what you want ? Not having extended families ,an isolation can lead to loneliness. As parents ,you would have observed that your child is very different at home.Programs that work in school will not work at home.You are seeing them wake up late. When it’s time to begin preparation for lunch , the youngsters are still with breakfast and tea. So, the lunch is delayed .The work is held up. It irks you and then begins the outbursts or the sermons. It takes a complete mind-shift to be able to handle your child/ teenager.

Having handled children ,I can just imagine how they feel now. Some may express it verbally ,while still others will be irritable, short-tempered , aggressive,tearful or even withdrawn . A few ideas that may work well to keep the good cheer ,enthusiasm and positive environment .All we need to to do is to make a mind shift.Start with what interests them. Talk about it .Show interest in exploring or knowing more about what you just discussed .

Do not give them a laundry list of what needs to be done each day. While you may want them done ,they too want to charter out their schedule independently. Children who are compliant in school , strictly following the teacher’s directions ,may not be the same at home.Too much of structure can cause more frustration and boredom.

If your child is small ,you can volunteer to be a part of their activities /game.Do not recommend games for them or dissuade them from playing a game calling”kiddish”.Any role play gives you a peep into their mind.Board games can become interesting for adults too. Playing memory board games protects us from cognitive decline.Play the game the way it should be. Do not allow your child to win just to keep them happy. They don’t learn nor enjoy .Do read out stories or sing along with them whenever you feel the mood in the house is down- swinging.

To keep teenagers engaged actively in something meaningful is not so easy.Being active is important .Do encourage them to be physically active.Yoga, dancing to music, Zomba, Aerobics may be done at least four times a day. Meditation does not always means shutting oneself out of the world’s happenings .Listening to good music,motivating talks , being immersed in positive thoughts are also a part of meditation.

This is not the time to talk to teenagers about wasting time, restricting screen time or narrating “when I was your age…” stories. No matter how you try to be”their friend” , you will fail.They just miss being with their friends, playing with them or working with them. They feel they are cut-off from them.School has always been an excuse to meet up with friends and have fun.Social distancing is a challenge for the teenagers.

Acknowledging one’s emotions and accepting the moods is the first step towards being positive.Give them space to be by themselves for a while .Step in only, if you must.Giving them a challenge which involves strategies , creativity and problem solving is something they love. Parents can discuss about expansion and diversification of their own business and preparation of business proposals. Designing the new office or flat or a new tech tool could be interesting . Cleaning up of apps , technology or electronic gadget is something they like. Learning editing , mixing , film making , sound recording are enjoyable too.Coding , gamification, instructional designing, Artificial Intelligence ,new programming for the tech-savvy ones will help them design something new. They are wired to be experimental ,so allow them to pursue their interests. They will even collaborate with their friends.

Evenings should be family time , where all members discuss their day.Children then, learn to respect parents for their efforts.Children should be encouraged to cook a meal , help in cleaning, chat up with grand-parents and older relatives . This will knit the family together.

As parents , we are the people whom our children will look up to. We cannot afford to have words like boredom , sulking , frustrating, frightening, disgusting. Accept this break from the routines ,cheerfully. And make our personal routines as important as our work schedules. Wake up and bed time is non -negotiable for every member of the family. Soon , the waking hours are enjoyable.And sometime when you write your own story ,where the Corona would definitely be mentioned, I am sure it would read – -And the Corovacation helped me to discover myself.

I have a lot of friends who are are in the Corporate world ,who experience WFH stations. I was never inquisitive enough to ask for , what it really meant. For a educationist like me , I never had the opportunity to experience it. I spend almost all my vacation too at workplaces The Corona virus ,forced isolation and we closed the school for 2 weeks .The health scare was no longer as an individual problem now, it had become a community one that needed collective action.

The school had just shut ,the kids got back home . Our new session had just begun . The new timetable had not yet been set into action .The elementary school kids were in their final phase of the year re-visiting old lessons. I was happy that kids would be home .The summer has just set in and it is warm and humid. Then , everyone got the WFH directive. The adults were at home too.I was happy that the family will be together and will get more time to spend with each other.We have got so used to not being with each other ,that it’s turning difficult, not knowing what to talk and how to talk.

A typical day for a typical household has been -waking the kids up , calling out to get ready , rushing to make a simple breakfast , while the maid rolls out the rotis, the dad getting the kids ready , while the Mom is getting herself to rush to work .Bottles filled , the snack-box readied , the bag packed correctly , uniforms ironed , a few phones and text messages answered , parents run to the bus-stop and run back to get ready to go to work . Everything has to work with a precision that may put the clock to shame. everything seems so automated.

Let’s just flip this.to look at the adults. Our careers ,our grooming ,our appointments , our deadlines , our networking , our targets , our socialising , our strategies , our upgradation of skills .The day seems to be a few 100 pieces of jigsaw puzzle.If they placed perfectly , you have a “vision” or else ,you are termed as a “Bad Manager” The week seems ever so packed with us trying to put the piece of the jigsaw puzzle correctly. One can only sigh and say -No time to stare ……

So,I thought this WFH is a boon for working parents -getting the best of both the worlds. Until , we as a school ,took off to work from home.Everyone would think there are no hard-hitting deadlines, sales targets , networking calls or videos, no grooming , no mandatory socials for teachers. But , we have it different. We create a new job profile for ourselves that has a very wide expanse .As soon as we closed school , we met to discuss how we could make use of this leave productively. How to make this isolation period a little meaningful for our children at home.

Our “work day from home ” begins now at 6 am ,preparing our presentations , quizzes, audios ,worksheets while the members of our family are still asleep.This gives us 2 hours of prep time . Then, rushing with breakfast ,we close our doors to the family ,so that we get to taking our live lessons with our students . A few online meetings , planning sessions with faculty and sections , preparation of worksheets, question papers , helping colleagues with their presentations, a few official mails fills the mornings . Before we realise ,theres a knock at the door ,they are the hungry family members . Rushing in to the kitchen to make a one pot meal , the very basic meal to feed the hungry tummy before she rushes to her computer to take a video call from a student who comes online for a doubt clearing session.And then begins her work .And the reading,/corrections /new learning follows … Till the knock on the door reminds her that it is dinner time.

Who said,”WFH is a privilege ” ? One tends to work more, with no boundaries.Look at teachers- It is believed that teach , prepare question papers and correct. It’s much beyond that people don’t realise. The school is closed .There are no assignments or examinations in hand.Yet , teachers rose to the occasion of staying ahead of time and needs of the students. We have used every platform from Zoom , Hangouts, Skype, Google classrooms , online quizzes , online games , story telling ,reading aloud, puppet show , to our own App_the Sulonian Quest . Hats off to the teachers who are constantly rethinking and redesigning their scope of work beyond themselves and their confines. So many of us learnt it , mastered it and then came on . Watch our WhatsApp messages – no forwards on Corona, no good morning messages or jokes ,its all about how can we making learning more fun and lively for our kids.

My pranams to all the teachers.

My grandmother knew nothing of Woman’s Day , nor did my mother ,I am aware and conscious of it but my daughter plans for the day well in advance and looks forward to it weeks ahead .Look at the four generations of women ! Each of them strong ,proud women. Yet, so different. It’s that diversity that we must celebrate. I salute all our grandmas and mothers who brought up their children to be independent thinkers , problem solvers and decision makers . And so , they are strong and proud .

In earlier times , the men took over the kitchen , they gave the women ‘Big gifts‘ ( like the refrigerator or the automatic washing machine , a Television ) . It was all that the family needed . The woman was happy and the men were content about their ‘gift’. The daughter / daughter-in-law then stepped in and the personalised gifting began . From trinkets to pieces of jewellery to clothes and handbags on perfumes ,they all came in and the woman is happier . And the icing being a day out to watch a movie at the theatre.Then , we wanted our time , our space , our friends and our way of celebration.

Why did women move from family to social celebrations? Being a woman with multiple responsibilities , the woman lost touch with her close friends.Every gathering was about talking shop. So, one had no time recall happenings that made her laugh or even brought a tear.So , the girlie crowd lunches were meant to unwind with close friends over a little gup-shup of the college and school days . It was a day of remembering and rejoicing each of those incidents that remind us of the person we were . That includes acknowledging all the lovely men in our families who support and encourage and push us to realise our potential. Let’s park our celebrations here and move on to something more meaningful.

Women have the power and drive to make it , to have an impact. We have to use the power to self – reflect and think . Collectively, we have to educate people with progressive thoughts and ethical actions. After the 8 th of March , celebrations will be forgotten and it would just have been another day that we enjoyed. I am more empowered than my grandmother was – with more knowledge and better skills( theoretically) But ,am I as strong and focussed as my grand mother was.? Yes and No ! Yes – education has empowered me immensely. Financial independence has made me self – reliant .But , No – because we are selective about exercising our power of independence. We have to process our thinking to beyond – “What’s in store for me?”
God has made every human being beautiful and gifted. We grow up feeling , some are more privileged than some others.We pick up these complexes on the way. What if we all turn to our grandmas for some gyaan ? She will tell you this-

Be assertive but not aggressive , be independent , not egoistic , be quick in action but not brash , be beautiful , not just pretty , be popular but do not seek popularity , be kind but not be carried away , seek support but not sympathy, be a leader not a boss .

Just be yourself . You are as beautiful as you think you are . And the world will look up to you . Enjoy the day and celebrate each day of your life with the same cheer and joy as you do today . That’s grandma’s recipe for being beautiful .

When my son was just growing up, his late evenings were spent doing homework. He disliked me sitting next to him because he felt that I breathed down his neck a little too much. He often said,”Amma, please , don’t be a teacher at home.” Like all young mothers, I too wanted my son to be just too perfect. I then, began to enroll for courses that I longed to do and made the best use of my time. We worked together and I thought it was just so perfect.

When he grew to be a teenager, I realized what just the perfect thing to do was. I learnt to do what teenagers want of their parents.  Talk, Talk, Talk!  I began to talk to him about his friends, his sports, his interests, his dreams and I shared all about mine including my dreams. This opened up avenues for being non-judgmental. I did not try to force my ideas on him nor did I strike a child talk or talk about things that would please him but I made it a point that it was not about academics, examinations or ranks.

Parents must make this ‘The everyday homework’.  Make your conversations different each day, each time. Do this homework diligently, until it becomes a habit. Learn something from your child so that he will open up to learning from you. We often wonder – “What’s there to talk?  We do it all the time.” Yes, we do them but with a conscious effort aiming at an outcome.  Let’s make our conversations free flowing. It has to be different. Films, Theatre, Technology, Fashion, Sports, Politics – engage in everything. For this we will have to fill the missing gaps. Read more, watch more, learn more ourselves.

We need to do this from today. Our children are growing up and are making their own choices and we may not be a part of that choice.  It’s time to think about how to reconnect with our children.  It’s time to build the bridges. Caught in the web of building careers, adding qualifications, making conscious choices for better and more comfortable living, we have distanced ourselves unknowingly from the very basics of living.  It’s time to listen to our inner voices.  

As parents, we work hard to ensure that our children never suffer from deprivation of things, we may have gone through.   “When I can afford, why should I not” is often a defence statement when we get them the best and trendiest of clothes, the latest of gadgets and access to the latest technology. We open avenues for socialization and yet, quite often, we are forced to rethink if we have made the right choice.  As parents, we are so overprotective about our children that we don’t want them to climb up stairs because it will tire them or carry even the school bag or fall from a cycle while learning to cycle. By doing so are we teaching our children to be less resilient, over-cautious, poor risk takers?

When we talk to our children, we must teach them ways of interaction. Let’s teach our children to arouse their intuition so that they are cautious while talking to strangers or acquaintances. They must know what to share and how much? They must know the rights and wrongs of using social media and they will know all of this through one of your everyday conversations. They must know that they have the responsibilities of being a member of the family just as their parents have theirs.

To give our children the freedom to express themselves freely without fear, the courage to take a stand up after a fall, the wisdom to discern between right and the wrong, the need to look at things positively is what we as parents can do for our children. We must understand the influence of the family has to increase. 

For all of this, we don’t have to give up our responsibilities at work our ambitions, our dreams, our desires, our interests.  Children will learn from us, lessons of responsibility, leadership, values and balance of interests. They will also learn to respect themselves and you. The biggest homework we have every day is to Talk,Talk,Talk…….

If there’s a period of your life that you talk about very fondly ,years after you moved ahead in your journey called Life ,it has to be the childhood .So it was, a celebration of Innocence , Pure joy , Wonder and Fantasy today . The school appeared like a Carnival where kids were treated to delightful Rock shows , Music and dances through out the day . And it was so exciting for kids because they got to see their teachers as clowns , magicians and puppets .It was a treat to watch kids recognise their teacher and scream in excitement.The Rock Show by our Alumni band made the school dance and tap their feet with delight.

This year our theme was -the Joy in sharing .The Children’s Day had a different aroma . The fragrance of sharing with less privileged kids . Our middle school children presented beautiful variety entertainment programs for adivasi children , presenting them with goodies , shoes , toys and materials for their school . Another group of children were delighted to share teaching aids that were made by them for the teachers and children of a school .The flash cards were colourful , age appropriate for learning both English and Marathi languages . Looking at the smiles , the twinkle in their eyes surely was a delight to watch .I saw them experience pride of being a part of the whole children community .Nothing really mattered . There were compartmentalisation in their minds .Pure innocence and Pure mind.

I am glad that these kids get exposure to the world outside their cocooned living . They learn about the difficulties and struggles many children face for the basic essentials. Today’s programs that they presented be it the mime , the mimic , brought so much happiness and hearty laughter among the adivasi children and teachers.

I hope our children keep this spirit of sharing ,caring alive always>I am sure that this Children’s Day was truly special because you gave back to the less privileged more than what you received by the way of fun ,joy , excitement and gifts.You make the world a happy place and your greatest reward today is the feeling that you brought smiles on others’ faces and an eagerness to come back to school tomorrow with the same excitement that brought them to meet you all today.

You made a difference -a positive one .

Kudos and a happy children’s year to you all