FESTIVALS

Home    •    Events & Celebrations    •    Celebrations    •    Festivals
DIWALI

Diwali is the most enjoyable, sacred and loveliest festival in the Hindu religion and is celebrated every year with great joy and enthusiasm. At Presidium, we leave no stone unturned to celebrate the festival with full fervour. A special assembly and pooja is conducted to welcome Goddess Lakshmi. A loud and clear message is spread by our Presidians to celebrate a safe and happy Diwali without crackers. It is the festival of lights and cleanliness, not the festival of firecrackers.

HOLI

The vibrancy of colours is something that brings in a lot of positivity in our lives and Holi being the festival of colours is actually a day worth rejoicing. Celebrated in almost every part of the country, it is also sometimes called as the “festival of love” as on this day people get to unite together forgetting all resentments. This message is pretty visible in Presidium when all the students and teachers get together and celebrate Holi with Gulal.

EID

The beauty of living in a secular country is that we get to see and enjoy the traditions of each festival irrespective of caste or creed. Eid is celebrated with full fervour at Presidium. Teachers make sure that no students get spared from the warm hug of Eid Mubarak. Students get together and savour on the traditional cuisine of Sevaiya which they share amongst each other and also ensure to spread the peace message of living in unity.

LOHRI

The beats of the Dhol, the warmth of the holy fire and sheer happiness of students dancing around in circles, whilst offering peanuts and popcorns. This is just a glimpse of Lohri celebrations at Presidium. Lohri is a traditional welcome of longer days and sun's journey to the northern hemisphere by Sikhs and Hindus in Punjab. Students are made aware of the core essence of this auspicious festival.

GURPURAB

The biggest festival of the Sikh community is celebrated in a grand way at Presidium. With an aim to spread the teachings of the first guru of Sikhs, Guru Nanak Dev Ji, students of Presidium celebrate the auspicious occasion of Gurupurab by conducting a special assembly. Students sing ‘shabad’ and chant the ‘ek onkar’ mantra. Most importantly, the day highlights that the essence of all religions lies in oneness of God.

GANESH CHATURTHI

The echo of “Ganpati Bappa Moriya” can be heard in the hallways of each Presidium branch on this special occasion. Students are encouraged to make eco-friendly figurines of Lord Ganesha which are then immersed as per proper traditions. In a way, such organised festivity and worships lead to an upsurge in enthusiasm and devotion amongst students.

DUSSEHRA

Dussehra, a festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil, is joyously marked at Presidium school with a lot of religious zeal. The program usually begins with a prayer and a message on Dussehra followed by a bhajan “Ram Stuti” and a presentation on why we celebrate Dussehra. Through theatre, students represent the story and moral behind the festival in a mesmerising manner.

JANMASHTAMI

On this day Lord Krishna was born on earth as a human form. For this reason, this day is celebrated by people with great elegance all over India and in Presidium too. The main significance of this festival lies in encouraging the goodwill and discouraging the bad will. The students participate in pooja, rock the swing of ‘kanha’ and sing prayers which spread a blissful aura in the school.

NEWS & UPDATES
VIEW ALL NEWS & UPDATES
//
GANPATI BAPPA MORYA! PRESIDIANS WISH ALL HAPPY GANESH CHATURTHI
10-09-2021
GANPATI BAPPA MORYA! PRESIDIANS WISH ALL HAPPY GANESH CHATURTHI
Festivals build cohesiveness and break the monotony of routine; energizing the body, mind, and spirit. One such festival that fills devotees with unmatched energy and vigour is Ganesh Chaturthi. Students of Presidium hosted a special assemb...
Read More
WORLD LITERACY DAY: STUDENTS RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT LITERACY!
08-09-2021
WORLD LITERACY DAY: STUDENTS RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT LITERACY!
‘Literacy is the road to human progress.’ Literacy is the prime requisite for learning and plays a vital role in the development of a country. In line with this view, a special assembly on International Literacy day was conducted by Pre...
Read More
LITERACY IS NOT A LUXURY, IT’S A RIGHT & RESPONSIBILITY!
08-09-2021
LITERACY IS NOT A LUXURY, IT’S A RIGHT & RESPONSIBILITY!
....
Read More
SALUTING THE HEART OF THE EDUCATION SYSTEM, TEACHERS!
05-09-2021
SALUTING THE HEART OF THE EDUCATION SYSTEM, TEACHERS!
....
Read More
PRESIDIANS EXTEND THEIR GRATITUDE TO THEIR GURUS ON TEACHERS’ DAY
04-09-2021
PRESIDIANS EXTEND THEIR GRATITUDE TO THEIR GURUS ON TEACHERS’ DAY
Teachers' Day is celebrated every year on the 5th of September, which also marks the birth anniversary of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, who was an Indian philosopher and the second President of India. On Teachers’ Day, Presidians paid tri...
Read More
MAY THE DIVINE GRACE OF LORD KRISHNA BE WITH YOU TODAY & ALWAYS!
30-08-2021
MAY THE DIVINE GRACE OF LORD KRISHNA BE WITH YOU TODAY & ALWAYS!
....
Read More
STUDENTS LIT THE FESTIVE AURA WITH THE SPIRIT OF LOVE & DEVOTION!
30-08-2021
STUDENTS LIT THE FESTIVE AURA WITH THE SPIRIT OF LOVE & DEVOTION!
Krishna Janmashtami, also known simply as Janmashtami or Gokulashtami, is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth avatar of Vishnu. The birthday of Lord Krishna was celebrated by the students of Presidium S...
Read More
CELEBRATING TEAM SPIRIT AND SPORTSMANSHIP ON NATIONAL SPORTS DAY
29-08-2021
CELEBRATING TEAM SPIRIT AND SPORTSMANSHIP ON NATIONAL SPORTS DAY
....
Read More
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE NATIONAL SPORTS DAY WITH ARDOUR
29-08-2021
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE NATIONAL SPORTS DAY WITH ARDOUR
"Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is."
Sports inculcate this habit of putting effort and never giving up. Therefore, to imbibe the values of sports and honour the sports heroes of our cou...
Read More
PRESIDIANS TEST THEIR SCIENCE KNOWLEDGE WITH SCIENCE PRACTICAL
27-08-2021
PRESIDIANS TEST THEIR SCIENCE KNOWLEDGE WITH SCIENCE PRACTICAL
To bring out a clear conceptual knowledge related to acids and bases, Grade VII students performed an online activity demonstrating the acidic and basic nature of various liquids available at their homes. Interestingly students used the ‘...
Read More
CELEBRATING ONE OF LIFE’S GREATEST BLESSINGS, LOVE OF A SIBLING!
22-08-2021
CELEBRATING ONE OF LIFE’S GREATEST BLESSINGS, LOVE OF A SIBLING!
....
Read More
RAKSHA BANDHAN: CELEBRATING THE SPIRIT OF LOVE & CAMARADERIE!
22-08-2021
RAKSHA BANDHAN: CELEBRATING THE SPIRIT OF LOVE & CAMARADERIE!
Festivals are the celebration of togetherness in India. They play an important role to build a better society, where positive values flourish and the spirit of cooperation prevails - Rakha Bandhan is one of such occasions which is celebrate...
Read More
PRESIDIANS PROUDLY PLEDGE TO LEAD AT THE INVESTITURE CEREMONY
21-08-2021
PRESIDIANS PROUDLY PLEDGE TO LEAD AT THE INVESTITURE CEREMONY
To inculcate leadership qualities in students and to give them a platform to be a member of the school's administrative body, the Virtual Investiture ceremony commenced at Presidium with full enthusiasm. Packed with voluminous commitment an...
Read More
A SUSTAINABLE TODAY IS A HAPPIER TOMORROW!
20-08-2021
A SUSTAINABLE TODAY IS A HAPPIER TOMORROW!
....
Read More
AKSHAY URJA DIWAS: PRESIDIANS JOIN HANDS TO CONSERVE ENERGY!
20-08-2021
AKSHAY URJA DIWAS: PRESIDIANS JOIN HANDS TO CONSERVE ENERGY!
Akshay Urja Diwas is an awareness campaign about the developments of renewable energy in India, celebrated on August 20 every year since 2004. Presidium observed Akshay Urja Diwas virtually to make students aware of the numerous advantages ...
Read More
WhatsApp chat
Call Us