The Indian Community School Kuwait (ICSK) Senior conducted ‘Prayan 2017’, a blessing ceremony for the students of class XII before the commencement of the new session. The children were blessed by the chief guest Rev. Fr. Lionel Braganza, Principal of Indian English Academy School, Kuwait and the ICSK fraternity. Dr. V. Binumon, Dr. Sam T. Kuruvilla, HODs, teachers and parents graced the occasion with their benign presence.
Dr. V. Binumon, the Principal of ICSK Senior, welcomed the gathering, and wished the students a brilliant future. He reminded them that students have to work hard with focus, determination and discipline, and also to utilise the present opportunity to scale the heights of success with hard work.
The invited dignitaries lit the ceremonial lamp to invoke the blessings of the Almighty along with the departmental heads of various streams. A melodious rendition of the prayer song by the members of the school choir, Sawranjali added a divine aura to the proceedings. The Chief Guest, Rev. Fr. Lionel Braganza, Principal of Indian English Academy School, Kuwait, blessed the students at the onset and exhorted them to accept optimistically the challenges of this world by submitting themselves to their facilitators.
A new academic year is a time of celebration and triumph and marks the end of one phase and beginning of the next phase. Teachers play a crucial role in the life of the students as they steer the course by being the torch bearers of this unique journey, signifying this, the Chief Guest, Rev. Fr. Lionel Braganza handed over the class logs and the attendance registers to the twelvth standard class teachers before they resumed their duties.
For the proper functioning of the class and to enhance the quality of education, Dr. V. Binumon, Principal ICSK (Senior) handed over the personal log and time table to the subject teachers. Undoubtedly, teachers are the true philosophers who impart the true bliss of knowledge rejuvenating the budding minds and infusing them with a new sense of responsibility and decision - making in this special phase of their life.
Srikala Dileep, Susan Rajesh and Joseph Francis motivated and encouraged the students by sharing their intelligent thoughts. The Vice Principal Dr. Sam T Kuruvilla conducted the oath ceremony and distributed chocolates to the students, giving them a sweet treat as they embark on the journey of excellence.
The function concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by the coordinator of Prayan - 2017, Jesha Alex, igniting the young minds to traverse the ocean of knowledge boldly; for the journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.