Literary fervor engulfed The Khaitan School as it celebrated Literary Week, from 24th July 2017 to 29th July 2017. An initiative started by Mrs. SL Gupta, Director Education to open and widen vistas of communication, it witnessed a plethora of events in English, Hindi, Sanskrit and French. The main events were English jingle competition, folk tale enactment, humorous panel discussion, travel itinerary, song and conversation in French language, Hindi Kavita Vachan and Nukkad Natak and many more. The week ended with the culmination ceremony held in the school auditorium wherein the prize winning events were held.
Mr. V.K. Sharma, Founder Director Khilona Theatre group was the guest of honor. In his address, he congratulated the staff the students on putting up an amazing kaleidoscope of literature and complimented the school for giving the children a secular approach to literature and exhibiting different art forms which are not typically literature. He stressed on the fact DRAMA IS LIFE AND LIFE IS DRAMA and that every aspect of education could be learnt through drama which enhanced creativity and art of communication. He said that in Hindi language the vowels are used for the expression of feelings and consonants for the expression of idea. According to him life is full of paradoxes of good and bad. He appreciated the talent of every participant and quoted POWER OF ONE, IS POWER OF NONE BUT ONE AND ONE AND ONLY ONE.
School Principal, Mrs. D. Kaur encouraged the students to polish their skills and put up more professional shows in the forthcoming years.
Director Education, Mrs. SL Gupta conveyed her appreciation to the students and staff for their excellent efforts.
Mr. Sajeev Phillip, English HOD in his welcome address stressed on the importance of language, reading and writing.
Mrs. Meenu Sharma, senior Hindi teacher proposed the vote of thanks.