33rd Annual Sports Day
The 33rdAnnual Sports Day of Pushpalata Schools was held on the 27th January 2018 at the school Ground. I was a great privilege to have Dr. Balasubramaniam, Nephrologist, Director, Kidney Care Center, Subramaniam Nursing Home, Tirunelveli, as the Chief Guest.
The 33rdAnnual Sports Day commenced with the Prayer Song.
The ceremonial parade led by the Head Boy and the School Pupil Leader of Pushpalata Schools, the school band and the Various Houses was spectacular indeed.
Pigeons which symbolize home and security are considered spirit messengers that carry communication between the worlds of the living and dead. Pigeons are thought to bring love, peace and an understanding of gentleness. Pigeons were let go by the Chief Guest and our Beloved Chairman Dr. Maragathavalli.
Prizes were given to the Outstanding Performers, Individual Champions and the overall Champions of Pushpalata Matriculation Higher Secondary School. The Overall Championship award was bagged by the Yellow House (Tecoma)
Various breath-taking cultural programmes like the Karate Display, Tulip Drill, Yoga, Saree Drill, Bhangra Dance were performed by the students which took the audience spellbound. The School Choir entertained the audience with their melodious songs.
The highlight of the 33rd Annual Sports Day was “My India My Pride” which was a parade of India’s heritage, Science and Technology and Culture. This parade showcased of famous kings, queens, sages, martial arts, monuments, scientists, Science Inventions and Traditional Indian dance forms. This was spectacular indeed and one could get to feel very patriotic. It was notable that the students performed to the live music played by the school choir.
The 33rdAnnual Sports Day Pushpalata Schools filled everyone with loads of ‘Power’, ‘Self-confidence’ and of course ‘Winning spirit.’
In the end the School Flag was lowered by the Senior Principal. The 33rdAnnual Sports day of Pushpalata Schools ended with the National Anthem.