The celebration of Diwali
The celebration of Diwali, ‘The festival of lights’ came alive at Hindustan International School, Karapakkam on the 2nd of November when the whole school wore a festive look with Diyas and lanterns and the assembly hall in bright colors. The rangoli done by students added the perfect setting to the festivity. The Principal addressed the gathering and brought out the essence of the festival – a celebration of life and goodness. Students talked about the significance of the festival – how good always conquered the evil and also about why and how Diwali is celebrated across India. Besides sensitizing students to the ill-effects of crackers, they also shared the guidelines on being safe while bursting them. The assembly concluded with Principal Ma’am giving away the message of a clean, safe and a bright Diwali.