“Basant Panchmi” is an occasion which marks the advent of the spring season and is also celebrated to worship Maa Saraswati, the Goddess of knowledge and wisdom.
This day was celebrated at Sagar Public School, Gandhi Nagar with great fervour and enthusiasm on 11th February 2019. The children of classes Nursery - II came dressed in yellow clothes as Yellow colour represents spiritual knowledge and is given importance on Basant Panchmi. The celebration commenced by invoking the blessings of Goddess Saraswati for seeking knowledge followed by distribution of prasadam to all the students.
Yellow in colour, the little children looked like blooming flowers. They enjoyed various activities throughout the day. The main attraction of the day was the ‘Spring Prince and Princess contest’ in which the shortlisted students of each class showcased themselves through a ramp walk. The celebration concluded by the crowning of Spring Prince and Princess by The Principal of the school, Dr. Jaishree Kanwar. The children enjoyed the day, enlightened by the blessings of Maa Saraswati.