Saturday, August 1, 2009
Ashmah School celebrates Teej
Mohali July 30
Ashmah International School celebrated the monsoon festival teej with fervor and enthusiasm today.
In its effort to promote rich cultural heritage of north during Teej celebrations, the school held a function. Children beamed with joy and had great fun while enjoying water activities to beat the heat.
The students were given fun time under the fountain and a special poolside party marked the occasion. Dressed in colorful swimsuits children enjoyed fun filled games.
The Teej celebrations included ride on swings; games and mehendi applying on their hands. Cultural show added life to the colorful atmosphere. Even the menu of day included monsoon special pakoras, puris, and kheer etc, which parents had sent in tiffins. School distributed Mangoes and malpuras amongst students. In the mid way of party it started adding to the fun and frolic.
Principal Mrs. Roopinder Ghuman addressed the children and told them about rainy season and how to take care of our surroundings and us during monsoons. She also told about importance of rains for crops and nature. Everyone enjoyed each moment of the day.