BLESSINGS CEREMONY HELD AT DAV, KALINGA NAGAR
Bhubaneswar, (INS): “Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from the divine blessings of the Almighty and an indomitable will”. These words of Mahatma Gandhi echoed in each nook and cranny as the campus of DAV, Kalinga Nagar reverberated with the holy Vedic hymns chanted by the teachers and students on the occasion of the sacred Hawan organized to bless the Board examinees of classes X and XII. All the students of classes X and XII, teachers and Principal of the school Mr Bipin Kumar Sahoo participated in the sanctimonious hawan performed along the line of the Vedic philosophy of Swami Dayananda Saraswati-the pious founder of the Arya Samaja. At the end of the hawan the principal and the teachers bestowed their blessings upon the students by showering flower petals on them to tune of sacrosanct chanting of vedic mantras by the teachers. Extending the bond of love and affection further, the principal advised the students to be sincere honest and hardworking in their life and gave them the three vital secrets for success. The entire programme was smoothly conducted by the supervision of the principal and the whole-hearted cooperation of all the teachers.