Category Archives: Festivals

Celebrating Festivals – Fun and Learn

Tejomay’s lifeskills program for children “SanskarVarg” organised number of small activities in the months of, Sept/Oct. Hands on experiences are an important part of skill building. We need to be in the environment to really know the nature of the work, efforts/time … Continue reading

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Cracker Free Diwali – Students Thoughts – Please read

Every year before the festival of lights “Diwali” we discuss about Diwali celebration, different celebration styles , mouthwatering delicacies & most importantly about the use of crackers,  in my classes. While discussing this I always encourage all my students to celebrate Cracker … Continue reading

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Republic Day Celebrations!!!

Republic day- it always brings back my beautiful childhood memories, especially school celebrations – how we used to sing patriotic songs and dress up as Freedom fighters and how we used to eagerly wait for the sweet distribution but the … Continue reading

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Diwali – Say NO to firecrackers

We all know Diwali & firecrackers are synonyms. Diwali hardly seem complete without the glorious sizzle and boom of firecrackers. But could those colourful, beautiful displays have harmful effect on us and the environment ? YES, of course, fireworks are harmful … Continue reading

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Ganeshotsav : The Great Ganesh Festival

“Ganeshotsav” is celebrated with great enthusiasm by the devotees across India and in many places of the world. But mainly in the states of Maharashtra, Goa, Andhra, Tamilnadu, Karnataka it is celebrated in a big and elaborate  way. Devotees clean … Continue reading

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Raksha Bandhan

Each occasion brings near and dear ones together which calls for a celebration. Raksha Bandhan is one such festival and it holds a special significance in the Indian culture. It is celebrated with great enthusiasm throughout India. This is a … Continue reading

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Diwali-Festival of lights

Happy Diwali !!! Diwali or Deepavali is one of the biggest & the most popular festivals of India. In Sanskrit, “Deep” means lamp and “Vali” means row, inshort Deepavali means “lighting small clay lamps filled with oil in a row … Continue reading

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