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Lohri Celebration, Dasuya

As a part of the Silver Jubilee celebration, Darshan Academy, Dasuya celebrated Lohri on 11 January 2020. The parents were invited to a special festive assembly where students showcased their oratory skills by reciting beautiful poems and giving a presentation on the importance of the Lohri festival. The girls of classes 7th and 8th presented the giddha dance to the traditional songs of Punjab while students joined the fun by singing songs of Lohri. Groundnuts and sweets were distributed among the students. The principal, Mr. Rasik Gupta, expressed his hope that the coming year would bring happiness in their lives.

(January 15, 2020)


Gold at 27th National Children’s Science Congress in Kerala, Darshan Academy, Delhi

The project “Potentials of Waste Flowers: From Trash to Cash” undertaken by Ekta Gupta and Anmol Airi of Class X Darshan Academy, Delhi, was presented at the 27th National Children’s Science Congress. The Science Congress was held at Mar Ivanios University in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala from 27 to 31 December 2019. It was inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri Pinarayi Vijayan and Shri Shashi Tharoor, MP. In all there were 658 teams from India and abroad in the competition. The project highlighted ways to recycle and convert floral waste from temples into useful daily life products. It included research work, a survey, experimentation and an awareness campaign on the generation of wealth from waste flowers. The project presented by Ekta Gupta was rated very good with an overall grade B+. She received a gold medal, a certificate of participation and a citation cum assessment sheet. DA Delhi Coordinator, Ms Monika Sachdeva, guide teacher of the project, received an appreciation certificate for her valuable contribution. The project was also selected by the Indian Young Inventors and Innovators Challenge 2019 at the regional level to participate in the IIA International Innovation Fair 2019, at Hyderabad from 1 to 3 December 2019. Ekta Gupta, the group leader, bagged a silver medal and stood first in the quiz competition held in the exhibition. The valedictory function was marked with the presence of the Vice President of India, Shri Venkaiah Naidu who addressed the young delegates and motivated them to do research and bring in innovations to help humanity. Congratulations to both Ekta and Anmol!

(January 15, 2020)


Workshop on Innovative Teaching Techniques, Meerut

Darshan Academy, Meerut held a teaching methodology workshop on 30 December 2019. The workshop covered a wide variety of topics that included such innovative ideas as incorporating project-based and experiential learning activities, promoting students’ creativity and critical thinking skills and how to use technology and game-based education. Teachers shared best practices in their respective subjects and reflected on current teaching practices and challenges. Teachers were advised by the teacher trainers to encourage students to share their ideas and hone their creative, critical and analytical skills. They also emphasized that students’ involvement, class participation and discussion are important tools of an effective teaching-learning process. Some of the activities highlighted in the workshop included ice-breaking and brainstorming sessions, use of art and graphic organisers, lab practicals, hands-on activities, projects and multi-sensory teaching methods.

(January 15, 2020)


Health Checkup Camp, Jalandhar

Darshan Academy, Jalandhar organized a health checkup camp for students. Height, weight, eyesight and teeth were checked by Dr. Prem Arora and Dr. Mamta Chopra. Students were examined and given prescriptions according to their health requirement. The health checkup camp proved to be quite beneficial.

(January 15, 2020)


Teacher Training Spiritual Curriculum Workshop on Demo Lesson Plans, Dasuya

Darshan Academy, Dasuya organised a teacher training workshop related to Spiritual Curriculum demo lesson plans on 6 January 2019. The workshop began with ten minutes of meditation and a video message by Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj. Teachers were divided into groups and were given different spiritual topics like conflict resolution, nonviolence, selfless service, vegetarian diet and introspection. The Spiritual Curriculum taught at Darshan Academy is a unique opportunity for children to learn life skills and become peacemakers. Each group of teachers came up with engaging activities and ideas and shared them with each other. Ms Sharda, the workshop observer, praised the innovative efforts of DA, Dasuya and expressed her joy at being at the workshop. Principal, Mr Rasik Gupta motivated all the teachers to keep their spirits high and learn as well as teach each other. The workshop was a fruitful event.

(January 15, 2020)


Professional Training Book Review Workshop, Lucknow

With the objective of imbibing spiritual values to the students, Darshan Academy, Lucknow organised a book review workshop for the teachers on the book “Adyatmaik Moti” written by Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj. The workshop started with 10 minutes of meditation followed by a spiritual discourse on video by Maharaj Ji. Teachers presented the book's chapters in a creative way and shared their own personal experiences, giving a clear vision of the message. The headmistress, Ms. Garima Dhillon and manager, Mr. M.S. Bhatia also shared their views about the book and motivated everyone to follow the path laid down by the great spiritual Masters.

(January 15, 2020)


Lohri Celebration, Jalandhar

Darshan Academy, Jalandhar held a special event to celebrate Lohri with great enthusiasm and joy. A bonfire was lit and students performed Giddha, the folk dance of Punjab and sung songs. The importance of celebrating Lohri and the story of “Dulha Bhatti” was shared by the students, along with an encouraging speech. An uplifting meditation camp was also organized on this occasion. The whole atmosphere was absorbed in the festive spirit of Lohri.

(January 15, 2020)


Yatharth Jajodia of Darshan Academy, Pune wins laurels at District & State level in 57th National Roller Skating Championship 2019

Darshan Academy, Pune ensures to the involvement of every child in games & sports. Yatharth Jajodia Class V stood 1st at District level & won Gold medal and stood 3rd at state level represented Maharashtra at National Level bagged Bronze medal 57th National Roller Skating Championship. Darshan Academy, Pune had a proud moment as the student of Grade V Master Yatharth Jajodia participated in 57th National Roller Skating Championship 2019 in Vizag Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.

(January 6, 2020)


Christmas Celebration at Darshan Academy, Pune: Special Assembly

Christmas is the festival which inspires the spirit of sharing and caring.Soaking in the spirit of Christmas tiny tots along with the younger students of Darshan Academy, Pune celebrated the festival with enthusiasm on December 24, 2019. The school was beautifully decorated and everybody was dressed in red and white (Santa’s favourite colours). The students sang melodious carols and danced beautifully to wish their teachers and classmates. The significance of the festival was explained to the students through the Christmas story. To inculcate the spirit of sharing a student was dressed as santaclaus who distributed chocolates & toffees to the school. The boundless joy of celebrating the festival was visible on the faces of all the children. The celebration concluded with the principal addressing the students, teachers and parents, and wishing them a joyous Christmas and a prosperous new year.

(January 6, 2020)


National Mathematics day

National Mathematics day was organised in Darshan Academy, Delhi to mark the birthday of Srinivas Ramanujan the great mathematician who made exemplary contribution to the field of mathematics. Fact files on the life sketch of mathematicians, role play and puppet show were presented by the students which updated student's knowledge about Indian mathematicians. Students enacted different mathematician highlighting their contribution to the field of mathematics. Melodious song "Ramanujan" was sung by the students to give tribute to this exceptional mathematician Different challenging and mind blowing activities like Rubik Cube, puzzles ,Vedic maths were held to develop critical thinking, computational skill and problem solving skill. Students enjoyed the various activities conducted by the teachers for different classes. Students fell in love with the subject and found that Mathematics could be fun and easy to learn. Mrs Pummi Vasudev gave tips to the students to score high in mathematics by inculcating passion for this subject. After the special assembly many activities were carried out in the class room to give tribute to this great personality. Art was mingled with math by conducting sketch /drawing competition of mathematicians.

(January 6, 2020)


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