INNOKIDS of Innocent Hearts School created a Vrindavan like ambience during Floral Celebration of Holi

Jalandhar March 20 (Jaswinder Azad)- INNOKIDS the Pre- primary wing of all four Innocent Hearts Schools(Green Model Town, Loharan, Cantt. Jandiala Road and Royal World International School) celebrated ‘Holi’ the festival of colours with the colourful flowers and organic ‘gulal’. The toddlers, attired as Radha Krishna won over the spectators. They enlivened the spirit of festival by by putting Vermillion ‘Tilak’ on one another’s foreheads and spreading the message of brotherhood. The loving teachers of the kids related the story of Holika and highlighted the significance of the festivals. They explained the harmful effects of synthetic colours and encouraged them to play eco- friendly Holi. The message to “save water” was also conveyed to the students, the kids gave their word not to use synthetic colours and to avoid using water while playing. The teachers enlightened the students that it is the festival of love and oneness. Children had lots of fun and felt on cloud nine. INNOKIDS Incharges Ms. Gurmeet kaur (GMT), Ms. Alka Arora (Loharan), Ms. Nitika Kapoor (Cantt. Jandiala Road) and Ms.Pooja Rana (Royal World) stated that the significance of such celebration is to bring the latest generation closer to our rich cultural heritage. The Incharges and teachers thoroughly enjoyed the exuberant enthusiasm of their young munchkins.
Innocent Hearts College of Education, Jalandhar organized a Seminar on ‘Meditation and Self- Understanding’ on March 20, 2019. The resource person was Dr. Tirath Singh, Principal of Sacred Hearts College of Education. He elucidated that when we understand that karma is based on wish, we can see our enormous responsibility. We become conscious of the intentions that precede our actions. If we are unaware of the motives in our minds, when unskillful desires arise we may unmindfully act on them and thus create the conditions for future sufferings. An interactive session was held about the positive and the negative forces, the faculty members suggested ways to develop our inner strength. Principal Dr. Arjinder Singh said that Holi is the best occasion to wipe out all negative powers, it marks the triumph of good over evil. Holika bonfire symbolizes an opportunity to burn all that is evil in us. In the end, the student-teachers enjoyed playing holi with flowers and organic colours.

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