Republic Day 2020 Guindy
The Hallmark Day of India’s pride,26 January, is celebrated with resounding pomp and gay across the country. The year, 2020 marks the 71st year of the declaration of India’s Republic, Sovereign and Democratic state. The students of Hindustan International School, Guindy exulted the day with spirits flying high.
The day began with unfurling of the Indian Flag by Chief Guest, Ms Usha Rangarajan, Founder of UnLEASH Management Consulting Firm followed by National Anthem.
The patriotic fervor rose with echoing exoneration as the students expressed their promise to the motherland. A promise, to enrich and preserve the heritage, and to live up to the ethos of the Constitution.
The Chief Guest edified the young minds towards the rights and responsibilities that we share as citizens of this great nation.
The celebration commenced with the Soulful Patriotic Prayer song,
Vande Mataram the wordings and the music of which, reminded us of the innumerable sacrifices that the freedom fighters endured for our sake.
A multi lingual song, sung by the elementary school children bolstered the feeling of unity found in this diverse nation.
A street play reflecting the constitutional rights of justice, freedom and equality was enacted by the middle schoolers. The ‘nukkad natak’ reminded the gathering of the Rights enjoyed by all the citizens irrespective of the economic status, gender or religion.
A pulsating patriotic dance performed by the high school students relayed the oneness that we share as a populace.
An overarching feeling of togetherness was equally embraced by the students, parents and the staff during this 71st Republic Day Celebration at HIS, Guindy.