Vanmohatsav was celebrated in Kalpa School on the 5th of July, The Chief Guest for the occasion was Smt. Sobha Royyaru, Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, the first woman of Telugu States to reach this highest rank.The students of the School from Pre Primary to the High School presented a wonderful Cultural Program, which mesmerized the audience.
The Cultural Program consisted of group songs, skits, dance and drama depicting the importance of trees and their conservation.
The Chief Guest gave an aspiring speech to the students to preserve trees which play a vital role in maintaining the ecological balance of our planet, the Earth.
She added that all students should make an effort to plant trees and nurture the environment. She talked about Scientific Temper and encouraged to think and act scientifically. She said that Scientific Temper is required in every child, every individual to make important decisions in life.
She quoted Jawaharlal Nehru and his book ’Discovery of India’ which used the word Scientific Temper for the first time.
She also informed the students that it is a part of Article 51(A) of our Constitution which talks about Fundamental Duties.
To commemorate the occasion, a sapling was planted by the Chief Guest and a pledge was taken to nurture the environment by the Literary and Cultural Activities Captains.
“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not greed.”
Nakshatra Andrews & Nayerah Muskan (10 ‘A’)