Basant Panchami

Published On: 23rd April, 2018

Basant Panchami is an occasion which marks the advent of the spring season and is also celebrated to worship Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge and wisdom. This day was celebrated with great enthusiasm on 22nd January 2018 in Anand School Parwanoo. The children of the pre-primary sections came dressed in yellow clothes, and rest of the children; girls tied yellow ribbons in their hair and boys wore yellow scarf to school. All the children brought yellow colored food in their tiffin. Even the teachers came dressed in yellow suits and sarees.

A special assembly was held on this day. The whole school assembled together to pray and attain blessings from Goddess Saraswati to reach the epitome of knowledge. The pooja started with a beautiful Saraswati vandana and after that halwa prasad was distributed amongst the children. The children enjoyed the day enlightened by the blessings of Maa Saraswati.