Celebrations
 
Instilling traditional values in our children has been an important part of our curriculum. Various festivals are celebrated in the school and children get to learn about our Indian traditions and the stories and episodes related to each festival of different religions.
 
Ganesh Visrajan-2018
 
         
 

Ganpati Bappa Moriya!!! With each of this slogan said aloud, the faith doubles manifolds. So our Eco-friendly Ganpati Bappa is back amidst our tiny tots at NVPP. They too had their share of celebrations. Teachers welcomed Bappa by creating exceptionally outstanding and latest version ambience just for him. NVPP children showcased their dancing and singing talents at their best. Aarti, pooja, prasad and added attraction of 'joy of giving' which included books, stationary items for our under privileged friends, donated by our teachers gave a notch to this most loved festival... Our eco-friendly, Lord Ganesha’s good bye to our big NVPP family marked the end of another big event of the year. Amidst loud slogans and heavy hearts he was taken for visarjan with a promise Pudchya Varshi Lavkar ya…!!

   
' Geeta Chanting competition (2018-19)'
 
       
  With the grace of almighty and positive reinforcement from our management and headmistress, the shloka competition was conducted for our tiny tots..The presence of Swamiji and his inspiring words made our campus truly blissful..
  The dance presented to welcome our distinguished guests by children from Prep.Junior was truly amazing..Almost 200 little kids recited the shlokas from 18th chapter with confidence and clarity. The campus of NVPP illuminated with blessings of all the judges of Chinmaya Mission.
  We look forward to seeing such magical moments in years to come!!
'Rakshabandhan Celebration (2018-19)'
 
       
  'Rakshabandhan', a festival so sacred and heavenly, was celebrated with this divine feeling in our NVPP campus. Teachers encouraged the siblings in the School to come forward and perform Rakhi tieing ritual in front of all the children.. Teachers also emphasized on the bonding and love between brother and sister by narrating related story and singing rhymes..
  As the times are changing and so is the philosophy of the society relationships go beyond humans! Taking care of each other, our environment and mother earth should be taught at an early age to see the longtime lasting impact. Protecting every being on the earth is also Rakshabandhan. Our preprimary children tied Rakhi to a tree, with a promise to take care of the future.
  What a splendid way indeed!!!
'Independence Day Celebration (2018-19)'
 
       
  Independence Day, a day to celebrate and instill our values.. A day to salute our motherland... Not simply the gesture but strong feelings from within. We at NVPP were proud to convey these special feeling to our kids as they witnessed the serenity of patriotism in the air... Back to back splendid performances left the children spellbound during celebration along with Vidyani main school function.
  Happy Independence Day to one and all! Jai Hind
'Gudi Padva'
 
       
 
'Gudi Padva' the maharashtrian festival, which symbolizes the ushering in, of a new year, was celebrated with our tiny tots, in our NVPP campus. Teachers drapped in traditional sarees explained the importance of this festival in child friendly manner. Enthusiasm and excitement was truly unmatched!!
Holi Celebration (2017-18)
 
       
 
Holi, the festival of colours was celebrated with tremendous excitement and zeal by our NVPP family in our unique way as always... Children of Prep. Junior I sang melodious Holi songs signifying the ushering in of spring season...Do's and don’ts about the festival was clearly explained by Geeta ma’am too...Values and rituals were beautifully presented in the form of story to all the kids..
Republic Day Celebration (2017-18)
 
       
 
Republic Day -our national festival was celebrated with tremendous zeal and patriotism. Prep. Junior G children performed on the peppy patriotic song touching our rich tradition and culture.. The song sare jahan se achcha raised the spirit of our patriotism with leaps and bounds...
Nursery Picnic (2017-18)
 
         
 
The Nursery group went for a picnic and what a fun filled day it was!! The children had a gala time with the various activities like musical chair, jumping castle and the fantasy world of magic. Not to forget the yummy food!!
Vasant Panchami Celebration
 
         
 
We celebrated Vasant Panchami today by worshipping Goddess Sarasvati. या कुन्देन्दुतुषारहार … the Saraswati Vandana was dedicated to the Goddess by a dance performance. All the teachers along with the staff and children were dressed in yellow to enhance the beginning of spring from this day. They recited सरस्वती महाभोग shloka followed by aarti in praise of the Goddess of learning.
Uttarayan Donation (2018)
 
         
 
We continue with our tradition of 'Joy of giving’ amidst the festivities of 'Uttarayan'. A festival which belongs to our roots We at NVPP rejoiced and forwarded the contributions brought by our kids to Jalaram old age home, Nizampura..An experience truly heavenly!!!
Christmas Celebration (2017-18)
 
         
 
Dashing through the snow... on a one horse open sleigh... Jingle bell... Jingle bell... Ho..ho..ho... The beats of this melody rocked our NVPP premises on the eve of Christmas celebration our little sweet hearts of Nursery, Juniors and Seniors danced on the peppy Christmas songs and awesome dramatization on birth of Jesus, by Senior Kg parents was truly remarkable and super duper fantabulous!!! It’s the time of the year for us to thank each and every parent for their support and faith in us! Merry Christmas..!! A Happy New Year - 2018
Pyjama
 
         
 
 
The most awaited event of the year for Prep. Senior kg – The "Pajama Party" was thoroughly enjoyed by all the 340 children. A fun filled day, with games, rides, magic show, puppet show, movie and finally the teacher's dance performance left memories for a life time in the hearts of our little one's. Staying with friends and teachers the whole day and sleeping with them, without mom and dad- let their parents realize that they have grown up and become independent.
Thanks to the care, love and dedication of each teacher. - it was a memorable event for all!
Children's Day
 
         
         
       
 
Bachche mann ke sacche.. Sare jag kea ankh ke tare.. What a wonderful quote! 'Happy Children's Day' to every child of our mother earth. Teachers of NVPP left no stone unturned for this special day of their kids. Numerous games, rides, dance, skit and much much more was planned for each class by teachers, parents and of course by our super mom Geeta ma'am.. A day truly phenomenal a fantabulous!!!
   
Gurunanak Jayanti
 
         
       
 
The trend of NVPP continues with yet another celebration of the forthcoming festival 'Guru Nanak Jayanti 'Blissful environment with the chanting of 'ek Omkar satnam wahe Guru' was created to signify the importance of the festival. Teachers inputs with live demos had a great impact on the children.
   
Diwali Celebration
 
         
   
 
Diwali, the festival of spreading happiness and ushering in of light in everybody's lives was celebrated with tremendous zeal and enthusiasm by the children and teachers of NVPP. Their joy doubled when they sang and tapped their feet to the tunes of diwali songs. A skit by the parents on rituals, do's and don'ts of diwali reinforced the classroom teaching.
   
Grandparents Day
 
         
 
Grandparents day....a day to cherish... One more feather in the crown of NVPP. It began with welcoming of grandparents by their grand children. Later the morning unfolded many surprises for them. Dance performances by Prep.Junior and Prep. Senior. Kg kids and teachers. Sharing session by Headmistress Geeta ma'am. The list was endless. One minute games and story narration were all wow moments of the day. Truly a memorable day which was filled with abundant blessings from our respected seniors...
   
   
Janmashtami festival Children of Prep. Junior and Prep. Senior
 
         
         
  Janmashtami festival was celebrated with lot of enthusiasm and vigour. Excitement was in the air. Children of Prep. Junior and Prep. Senior made the celebration lively enthralling and fascinating for their friends. They shared information related to Lord Krishna's family members, thus connecting the Prep. Junior K.g self awareness project of 'My Family'. Last, but not least, the highlight of the show was the dance on the tunes of ' Gokul ki galiyon main…' & 'Achuttam keshavam..'
   
Janmashtami Celebration (2017-18)
 
         
       
         
  Beginning of this year's festivals came with a Big Bang! Today was a truly enriching and enlightening experience for our NVPP children. They were bubbling with divine energy when few Prep.Junior parents came up with scintillating performances on 'Krishna Leela' for our children.
Kudos to our participating Parents team!!
   
NVPP Celebrated the International Yoga Day
 
         
     
         
  "Yoga is the journey of the self, to the self, through the self". Our Prep. Junior and Prep. Senior children along with their enthusiastic team of teachers performed different yogasanas on 21st June as it was "International Yoga Day". Different asanas like tree asan, frog asan, butterfly asan, flower asan and seed asan were demonstrated by the teachers. We believe if children are introduced to yoga at early age it will have a long term benefit!
   
Fun week of Nursery classes (2016-17)
 
         
     
         
  Nursery children had a fantastic week, full of fun and frolic. Each day a surprise was planned for these children and their parents too! Children enjoyed a pool party, dance concert, activity day etc. One day was dedicated to parents where they were invited to the school. Group of parents performed, dance, told stories conducted magic show for children. This indeed elevated the spirits of nursery children as they saw their parental involvement in their classroom. We believe that parents are partners with us in the process of educating the generation next!
   
Splash Pool Party – Nursery (2016-17)
 
         
     
         
  Children had lots of fun playing with water in the pool. Sound of splashing water and giggling of children filled the environment. Children were also excited to bring their swimming costume and floaters to school. What a fantastic way to beat the summer heat!
   
Holi Celebration
 
 

Holi festival has an ancient origin and celebrates the triumph of ‘good’ over ‘bad’. The colourful festival bridges the social gap and renew sweet relationships. Our children of prep Junior. D and E shared with friends the significance of the festival. At the same time helped them through talk to know the do’s and don’ts of the festival. The celebration ended with a heart throbbing dance performance adding to the essence of the festival.  

Republic Day
 
  The 68th Republic Day Celebration was conducted with great enthusiasm and instilled in all the children the sense of pride for the nation.
Chikki Distribution
 
 
'Caring is Sharing' – During Uttarayan
Happiness is making others smile! NVPPians learnt the art of sharing, and experienced the joy of giving as they gifted chikkis with their needy counterparts in the slums of sama.

Christmas Celebration
 
         
     
 
The Christmas carnival organized by teachers for the kids was a super hit! Tattoos, photo click, games, printing activity and a cake from the hands of Santa was an exciting experience for all the children. The spirit of giving and loving everyone was emphasized through stories.

Children's Day Celebration 2016-17
 
         
       
 
Are we not having a child hidden somewhere in our heart? All children of our pre-primary were made to feel special on this day. Though it was the first day after Diwali vacation,Teachers were geared up to cheer their children with rhymes and songs. The kids were amused to see their teachers in various costumes and roles. They could not control their excitement and started to dance along with their friends & teachers, they loved the coloured balloons specifically for them decorated.!!
   
Diwali a festival of lights..!!
 
   
 
Oh! our tiny stars, by spreading the colourful lights of their talent, celebrated this festival with great enthusiasm by saying no to crackers. They presented a good show and conveyed the message of 'Have a Eco-Friendly Diwali'.
   
Navratri Celebration 2016-17
 
 
What a colourful, joyful and energetic culture of India. Children of Pre-primary celebrated this festival by doing garba with their enthusiastic, beautiful group of friends and teachers. They all displayed an aesthetic presentation by coming in traditional dresses. Teachers also told them the story related to navratri. Each child went home with wonderful experience.
   
Ganesh utsav (2016-17)
 
         
 
 
A ten day celebration was enjoyed by children in many various aspects. We did Ganesh sthapana in our premises and performed all the traditional rituals. Children from Prep.junior and Prep.senior dressed as Shiva, Parvati and Ganesha and also chanted Ganesh shlokas in Sanskrit and performed aarti. Children also

learnt and shared the different names and their meanings with their friends. The visit to "Ma- social club - Panchavati and SVPC – Aashirvad trust, dandiya bazaar " pandals and singing Ganesh slogans completed the overall experience of the Ganesh festival.

  Grandparents Day (2016-17)
 
         
         
       
 
What can be a better way to remember one's own school days? Our tiny tots made their own grandparents do it by inviting them to spend a day in school with them. Children danced on "dadiamma and pyaredadaji" songs and played with their grandparents - one minute games. Teachers presented a small skit which grandparents enjoyed the most. They were happy to see their tiny tots perform and play games with them. Enthusiastic grandparents also gave on the spot performance thus making the day a memorable one in their lives their children life and in teachers life too.

Janamasthami (2016-17)
 
 
Nand gher anand bhayo, jai kanhaiya laal ki! We all chanted radhe Krishna , gopal Krishna and wished kanhaiya happy birthday when they rocked his paalna. Children of few classes performed bhajan and danced too. Our teachers performed a skit "Makhanchor Krishna" and brought the markings down with the chant of govinda- gopala.

Fun Week - Nursery (2015-16)
 
         
         
   
         
  Our Nursery children had a delightful 'Fun Week' with their friends, teachers and parents. They enjoyed activities like art, craft, sports, dance, drama and pool play. It was indeed a fantabulous week!
   
Holi Celebration in Pre-Primary
 
         
  Our children enjoyed celebrating Holi festival with their friends and teachers. They got to know the cause of celebrating this festival through a play enacted by their teachers. Children enjoyed this colourful cultural learning!
Uttrayan Celebration in Pre-Primary
 
         
  On the onset of Spring season, our children enjoyed the first festival of the year, i.e. Uttrayan - 'The festival of kites'. Teachers flew colourful kites while children cheered and enjoyed the kite flying. They were sensitized about being environment conscious and take care of birds also!

Christmas Celebration in Pre-Primary
 
         
     
 

Jingle bells rang in N.V.P.P. with Santa riding on sledge and gifting Christmas cakes. All the children wore red and white party dress, danced and sang carols. They also learnt about sharing from a skit performed by teachers with Santa.