Amrita Kala Sangam,andSanskritvigyanamritam, Platforms for the Ignited Minds
On July 22, 2017, Amrita Vidyalayam proudly unveiledtwo unique initiatives, namely, Amrita Kala Sangam, an interschool competition and Sanskritvigyanamritam, a scholarly exhibition, to popularize the use of Sanskrit language amongst the youngsters. The gala events encouraged healthy, social and cultural interactions as well as provided the contenders with diverse avenues to showcase their talent.
Ms. Neha Sharma, Deputy Director, Central Board of Secondary Education,graced the occasion with her benign presence. In his speech, the guest of honour, esteemed Vice-Chancellor of ShriLalBahadurShastriRashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Prof. Ramesh Kumar Pandey, and venerable Swami Sheshadriencouraged the youngsters to revive the fading glory of Sanskrit. Various scholars and professors from reputed universities like Delhi University and JamiaMiliaIslamia University, were there to assay the events like classical dance, mural painting, ad – mad show, group recital of Sanskrit hymns, recital of verses from the Bhagwad Gita etc. Sanskrit was the medium of communication during the entire show. Thirty two elite schools from far and near enthusiastically participated and it was an enriching experience for the guests and the host alike.