Children’s Day cum World Kindness Day 2019 celebrated in KSMS campus
Admin | Wednesday November 13, 2019
On 13th November 2019, Children’s Day and World Kindness Day was celebrated in the campus of Kerala Samajam Model School.
Students of Std. 8 & 9 interacted with 4 esteemed persons from different walks of life.
Ms. Antara Bose, Sr Correspondent Telegraph (ABP Ltd.),
Mr. Navin Chourasia (Art of Living),
Mr. Sourabh Mahato, founder of LifeCraft (NGO) and
Mr. Prasun Upadhyay, Radio Jockey, 104.8 FM.
They shared the work they do, their experiences and wisdom gained that drove the message that kindness is something that can be learnt, imbibed and demonstrated. These real life heroes spent quality time with students and gave children a unique experience inspiring them towards making their own stories.
Ms. Antara talked about being kind to oneself and shared about being kind to nature as in Tarangini project (Clean River Project). Mr. Navin talked about balancing kindness received with joy of giving. Mr. Sourabh, himself a Loyolean shared how empathy with poor moved him to initiate a start-up that has given him fame, friends and respect in society. Mr. Prasun inspired them to make and share their own kindness stories. Siddhant Mohanty & Jayshree Nandi, KSMS students of Std. 11 shared their unforgettable encounter with bullying and how compassion shown by one friend put a stop to it.
Ms. Nandini Shukla, Principal, KSMS thanked them and in the end the lamp of Kindness was lit with hope that the light will spread far through the motivated students.
World Kindness Day cum Children’s Day was also celebrated by the students of Std VII who penned the good things they did throughout the year and were given a token of appreciation in the form of a smiley. They enjoyed the activity by celebrating and promoting good deeds and pledging acts of kindness.
Children’s Day for Std LKG to V was celebrated today. They were happily dressed in fancy dresses & enjoyed the dance & snacks during the celebration.