The yearly appointment with the end of term exams always decrees new beginnings: for those students who have reached the 12th grade standard it’s a farewell to their Alma Mater while for those who have passed their 8th grade exams it’s a progression from SMS to SMIC(Secondary to Intercollege) for an extra 4 terms prior to completion of their studies. It’s a time to celebrate collectively personal achievements and to express gratitude towards those teachers who have made the journey possible. The ceremonies, better known as “Farewell parties” are organized by the students themselves in the form of a party where dancing, singing, games and eulogies take place, with class teachers and school principals in attendance, who towards the end of the ceremony award a token of appreciation to each and every student. FFLV,proud of the students achievements, wishes good luck to all the 8th and 12th graders in the […]
On Saturday the 16th of March, Sandipani Muni Intercollege 11th Grade Classes were invited to attend a Theatrical performance based on the Mahabharata (Titled “The Queen’s secret”) at the ISKCON Auditorium in Noida. A Ninety minute performance based on the history of Queen Kunti, the play was interpreted in a contemporary way while maintaining the original storyline. Our students who were familiar with the script truly enjoyed the performance and expressed their appreciation during and at the end of it. The students had the opportunity to spend some time with the actresses and actors and they were served a full meal prior to their return to Vrindavan.
Bhagwad Gita course was conducted at SMS recently. The course consisted of learning verses of Bhagavad Gita with meaning, reading and singing the Bhagavad Gita and Bhagavatam stories. At the end of the course, a test was conducted which consisted of 20 multiple choice questions. The SMS students performed very well. Three Students secured hundred percent; 2 students secured 95%; one student secure 90%; and two students secured 55% and others secured 60 to 85 percent. All the students who did the test with minimum full attendance were issued certificates which were given on stage on Saturday the 16th of February after the School Assembly: Iskcon Vrindavan President Pancha Gauda das and Iskcon Vrindavan Youth Forum Coordinator Sureswara das(who conducted the Bhagavad Gita course for our students) were on stage to award the certificates.