Bhavans Indian Education School celebrated the 72nd Republic Day on the auspicious morning of 26 January 2021 with patriotic fervor and zeal, on its virtual platform. The event coordinated by the Departments of Physical Education and Social Science was made more memorable with a beautiful blend of virtual and non-virtual events. Mr. N.K. Ramachandran Menon, Chairman, Bhavans Middle East, Ms. Anselma Tessy Judeson, Vice Principal, Senior Wing, Ms. Meenakshi Nayyar, Vice Principal, Middle Wing, Ms. Lalitha Premkumar, Vice Principal, Kindergarten and Primary Wing, the teachers, the parents, and the students of IES graced the occasion with their virtual presence. The BSS cadets welcomed the Principal of IES with a flamboyant march past. The Principal of IES, Mr. T. Premkumar unfurled the national flag amidst loud cheers and read out the Indian President’s speech to the gathering. Following the Indian National anthem, the virtual audience enjoyed a myriad of cultural programs, elevating the patriotic spirit of Bhavanites. The teachers of IES mellifluously rendered patriotic songs reminiscing the glorious tradition of India. Due to the current health and safety regulations, the event was broadcasted live through the school Facebook page, to a wider audience. Niranjana Sankar and Ashwin Sajan Pillai of 9A hosted the show with an endearing charm. By chanting ‘Bharath Matha Ki Jai’, exchanging warm greetings and relishing sweets, everyone took away fond memories of the day.