The celebration of Diwali, the festival of lights came alive at Amity International School, Sec 43, Gurugram in a special assembly celebrating the forthcoming festival on 18th October 2017. It was an informative and meaningful assembly. It is the vision of the chairperson, Dr Amita Chauhan, to inculcate the values of rich Indian culture amongst all Amitians. The students recited poem on the theme of dispelling darkness within and presented a melodious rendition which brought out the essence of the festival. Students talked about the significance of the festival followed by a quiz. Young Amitians also enthralled everyone with their foot tapping dance performance. They also conveyed a strong message of being sensitive towards environment by not burning crackers. The school principal, Dr Anshu Arora, conveyed her wishes on the occasion and addressed students to safely enjoy the festive spirit.
Foot tapping dance performance
Students performed a play and made everyone aware that it is celebrated to mark the return of Lord Rama to Ayodhya after an exile of fourteen years.