KRITANJALI– IN GRATITUDE: BHAVANS KUWAIT CELEBRATES ITS 16TH FOUNDER’S DAY
Jleeb, September 04, 2021: The 16th Founder’s Day Celebration of Bhavans Kuwait, Kritanjali-in Gratitude was held virtually on September 4, 2021. The auspicious occasion of the 16th Founder’s Day was graced by a galaxy of distinguished leaders of Bhavans Middle East. Mr. N. K. Ramachandran Menon, the Chairman, Ms. Sudha Ramachandran, the First Lady of Bhavans Middle East, CA, Sooraj Ramachandran, Vice Chairman, CA, Divya Rajesh Ramachandran, Director, Mr. Krishnadas Menon, Director, Bhavans Kuwait, CA Himanshu Verma, Director, Bhavans Bahrain and his wife Ms. Ritu Verma, Mr. T. Premkumar and Mr. Mahesh Iyer, Principals of Bhavans Kuwait, Ms. Anselma Tessy Judeson, Ms. Meenakshi Nayyar, Ms. Lalitha Premkumar, and Ms. Albin Daisy, Vice-Principals Bhavans Kuwait, Ms. Rajini Menon, Supervisor, Kindergarten Bhavans Kuwait, and principals and vice-principals of Bhavans Middle East schools.
The program commenced at 9.30 a.m. After the recitation of verses from the Holy Quran and the national anthem of Kuwait, the ceremonial lamp of knowledge was conjointly lit by the leaders of Bhavans Middle East, Mr. N.K Ramachandran Menon, Ms. Sudha Ramachandran, CA, Sooraj Ramachandran, CA Divya Rajesh Ramachandran, Mr. T. Premkumar and Mr. Mahesh Iyer.
Followed by the prayer song and Bhavans anthem, Lakshmi Sahiti, Vice President, Student Parliament, IES, delivered the welcome speech. The invocation dance sought the blessings of the almighty. A video presentation reminiscing and acknowledging all the noble endeavors of the chairman was aired.
Mr. N.K. Ramachandran Menon in his address expressed his gratitude and extended his heartfelt thanks to everyone for organizing an awe-inspiring program on his birthday. CA Sooraj Ramachandran expressed his gratitude to the stakeholders, the teaching fraternity of IES and SIS, the students, and their parents for their incessant support and solemn patronage that have helped IES and SIS to attain their present good will. CA Divya Rajesh Ramachandran gladly expressed her indebtedness and admiration to her father, the founder of Bhavans Middle East, and wished him well on the joyous occasion of his birthday
‘Kritanjali’- an inspiring mélange of dance, music, and drama by super talented Bhavanites was presented which unraveled the significance of the noblest human virtue namely gratitude.
Teaching and non- teaching staffs with their successful completion of 5, 10, and 15 years of their service in their prestigious institutions were honored and awarded with certificates. The class coordinators of 2020-2021 were also appreciated for their sincere services rendered to the organization.
Awards and certificates were virtually given away to the IES students who had bagged the ‘Sustainability Award 2021’. The talented artists of Smart Indian School, Kuwait who had won the Golden Trophy in the Interschool Drawing and Painting Competition organized by the Art of Living Association, Kuwait titled ‘Chitram-2021’ were awarded certificates and mementos.
Ms. Shiji Thomas, a senior teacher from the Department of Mathematics, IES, in her reflection, reiterated the support rendered by the Chairman in nourishing and molding the staff members to face any challenge in their professional realms. The vote of thanks was proposed by Srihari Badrinarayanan, Vice President, Student Parliament,IES. The emcees for the day were Sai Varun, Aliza Susan, Megha Vinil, and Shivya Hari Chella.