Guru Poornima marks the birth of the great Guru Vyasa and is normally celebrated in the Vidyalaya to make the students aware of the importance of Guru in their life. This year Gurupoornima falls on Sunday and hence it was celebrated on Monday, 10.07.2017. The program started at 9.30 am. Students of classes VIII & IX were asked to assemble in the Hall to participate in the Gurupoornima celebrations.
Swami Jithathmanada, Acharya of Chinmaya Mission, Otappalam was the Chief Guest of the day.
Introduction to the program was given by Mrs. Jayasree M.R and Mrs. Swapna P introduced the chief guest and invited him for his valuable message. The function started with prayer followed by Gurusthothram. Swamiji delivered his valuable messages about Gurupoornima to the students. Swamiji also led the GURUPADUKA POOJA chanting the âVYASA ASHTOTHARAMâ.
As per instructions from Central Chinmaya Mission, all Chinmites chanted the Mantra âOHM SREE CHINMAYA SATH GURAVE NAMAHA âtogether 108 times.
The program concluded with the Chinmaya Aarati.