The Indian Community School, Kuwait (ICSK) conducted the 14th mega carnival on Friday, 20 January at Senior branch in Salmiya. Undoubtedly the ICSK 14th Mega carnival was a magnificent day for the Indian Community. Infact the ICSK campus witnessed an incredible flow of thousands of general public.
The day began invoking the blessings of God Almighty followed by the National Anthems of Kuwait and India. The ICSK carnival was inaugurated by the Ambassador of India to Kuwait H.E. Sunil Jain, who was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The ambassador appreciated the objective of the carnival as it is regarded as a passage from darkness to light, from winter to summer: the first spring festival of the New Year. Gleaming and glittering with gold and wondrous surprises for young and old, the ICSK carnival is for a noble cause. It is highly appreciated that the hundreds of underprivileged children get the opportunity for the free education in ICSK.
Dr. V. Binumon principal and Senior Administrator welcomed the august gathering. Swaranjali, the ICSK choir mesmerized the audience with their soulful rendering of ‘Atithi Devo Bhava’. Sheikh Abdul Rahman, Chairman, Board of Trustees ICSK honoured the guests. Amer Mohammed, Secretary BOT released the Carnival Souvenir on the occasion. ICSK Junior showcased their talents to enrich the inaugural function as well as the carnival. Mrs. Sherly Dennis, Principal Incharge, ICSK Junior delivered the Vote of Thanks.
The ICSK Senior campus was completely transformed with stalls, offering a vast assortment of interesting games for all age- groups. The variety of food stalls brought the nostalgia of traditional food treats for the expatriates. The food stalls generated a feel among the people ‘a home away from home’.There were many rounds of Bingo throughout the day which kept the day interesting. The ICSK children from all the branches were given a wonderful opportunity to showcase their talents throughout the day.
The toddler fashion show undoubtedly generated an amazing impact . It was absolutely a rare opportunity for the community to enjoy the varieties of cultural events such as Jhankar dance, Open air magic show, Flash mob, DG dance group, Karate demonstration, Dance performed by Zero Gravity, FWG dance group, Fashion show and Bhangra dance.
The mega carnival was hosted by Miss. Ranjini Haridas , Actress , Television anchor and singer along with Kuwait fame MC Lloyd D’Souza throughout the event.
The fun filled day drew to a close with the raffle draw with the Board members, Principals, Vice Principals and Heads of the Departments. The magnificent carnival was ended up with Vote of thanks by G. Shirsath, Principal ICSK Khaitan.