Teachers’ Day Celebrated
The Department of Education, Patna Women’s College organised a cultural programme on Teachers’ Day which is celebrated throughout the nation every year. 5 th of September is the birth anniversary of Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, who was a guiding light in the field of education. He planted the seeds of education in our country and was a great scholar, the second President of India but above all, he was a teacher par excellence.
The occasion was marked with a prayer service, ‘har taraf har jagah… and a prayer dance was presented by the students. A group song – ‘ye toh sach hai…’ was presented by students and after this a Bengali dance was presented by the sisters which was followed by a hilarious skit. Afterwards a retro dance was presented. A western dance was also presented that was full of enthusiasm and the Bhangra dance that succeeded it, added to the zeal of the atmosphere. Dr. Sr. Marie Jessie A.C., Principal, Patna Women’s College concluded the programme with her words of appreciation and remembered the pioneers of education, Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan and Saint Teresa for their contribution in the field of welfare and education.