“CITATION CEREMONY REPORT 2019”
Bidding farewell to the outgoing class XII is a momentous part of school life, as an important milestone is achieved and the beautiful memories come to an end.
K.R. Mangalam World School, Gurugram organized its Citation Ceremony on December 10, 2019. The day commenced with “hawan” by Principal Mrs Sunita Nagpal seeking blessings from the Almighty for the students. The students of board classes and their parents attended it. The hall of the school echoed with the chanting of mantras and blessings. The hawan culminated with sprinkling of fragrant flower petals by the teachers, as a symbol of their blessings on the students.
The day also witnessed the ‘Citation Ceremony’ and each student appearing for the class XII board exam was felicitated with a citation. The framed citations highlighted their talents and achievements in the years gone by. It was a morning of mixed emotions for the students, teachers and the parents. Our Principal addressed the students by asking them to be in contact with the school and approach the teachers whenever they felt the need for the same.
Later the event was followed by informal farewell ceremony ‘Hirayath’ meaning homesickness and one could see a lot of zeal and exhilaration amongst the students. Indeed students of XIth Class endeavored to leave a trail of nostalgia behind for their beloved seniors.
It was a beautiful afternoon, the sun shining brightly, as the students showed up in lovely attires. Elegantly dressed, the outgoing students entered the school premises at 2 pm and they were well received by Class XI students. The young girls glowed in beautiful sarees whereas boys carried themselves smartly in formal suits.
The programme began with a nostalgic video reminding the seniors of all the good times they had in the school. It was followed by ‘ramp walk’ wherein class XII students walked on the ramp and introduced themselves. Later there was a talent show and a question round for the students shortlisted for the next rounds. Further there were captivating dance performances on bollywood numbers and also a power packed Bhangra performance by class XI students dedicated especially to their seniors.
Tanmay Arora and Jiya Thakran were declared Mr KRM and Ms KRM respectively. Indeed it proved to be a jubilant day for all the students.