Chaitanyotsav 2016 Scintillating
Evening on 17th December
Chaitanya School, Gandhinagar showcased a
'World without Borders' in their annual extravaganza
Chaitanyotsav on 17th December 2016 at Town Hall, Gandhinagar.
The theme was interpreted in 'Around the
World' and 'Colours of the Wind' by students from Nursery to
Senior Secondary through the effective use of dance, drama, song
& declamation with emphasis on Humanity & the Environment. The
value of Compassion in current times was impressively conveyed
in modern-day adaptation of the parable 'The Good Samaritan'
while 'Chief Seattle's Letter' is a still-relevant appeal to
protect and conserve our earth. The increasing
inter-connectivity of the world was brought into view by taking
the audience 'Around the World' in an 'Armchair Travelogue'. The
objective of a World without Borders was to impress on us that
human beings must 'Emphasize the Similarities and Celebrate our
Chaitanyotsav 2016,conceptualized by
Director Ms Elizabeth Koshy, was a model of Life Skills
Development as the students had a hands-on-experience of
managing the show from planning to execution. The spirit of
teamwork was visible in the participation of all students either
onstage or back-stage.
"The event is not about training
professionals, but the sense of creativity and involvement that
we want to generate in the students”, says Ms Koshy.
The Chief Guests for the occasion Shri
Ravi Shankar, IAS, Commissioner, Tribal Development, Government
of Gujarat and Shri Ravi Gopalan, President, Argusoft
Gandhinagar appreciated the efforts of the students. Trustees of
the Sree Vidya Niketan Trust (SVNT), other eminent guests and
parents graced the occasion