MAKARA SANKRATHI FESTIVE FEAST AT APSJKP 2022-23
Makara Sankranthi celebrations celebrated with great Zeal and vigor. It was a colourful yet traditional celebration indeed. All the people were in a festive mood and gathered in the assembly squad and the ground to witness and enjoy the program. The stage was embellished with flowers and rangolis to mark the celebration. The idols of Godess Lakshmi was adorned in the midst with flowers and fruits. The program started with lighting with lamp by honourable, Principal Madam and Vice Principal, along with Teachers and Students. The significance of pongal was briefed by std X girls with immense devotion. The class VIII and IX girls gave detailed information about Bhogi followed by the song gobbiyallo. Haridasu keerthanalu and Kolatam performed by VIII and IX students echoed the premises with touch of devotional Mantra. The celebrations reflected village atmosphere that included ‘Bhogipallu sambaralu’. The whole Campus turned as a mini Sankranthi village highlighted with the presentation of ‘rangavallulu’ and ‘haridas keerthanalu’. Many traditional games like Ulta Palta, thokkudubilla, rangavallulu, one minute games, oppulakuppa, Dance Masti etc. have been conducted for students in an innovative way. Telugu traditional and ritual food ‘pulihora, daddojanam, chakkerapongali and kattupongali have served to the gathering. School Director Smt.N.Shruthi Reddy Madam conveyed Sankranthi greetings to the students and the staff. Principal Smt.B.Supraja Rani expressed that the sankranthi celebrations in school make students acquainted of Telugu culture and tradition and it was privilege to memorize our culture.
The entire celebration went on in a colourful and devotional way after two years of corona pandemic.