REPORT- TEEJ FESTIVAL
Class: Pre Primary
Day and Date: Monday, 13 August 2018
Teej festival is a yearly celebration that marks the advent of monsoons or sawan. It is also called the festival of swings. Teej festival is associated with Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. The festival of Teej is synonymous with mehndi adorned palms, flowers, bangles, bandhani dupattas and mouth watering ghevar. Young girls and married women wear traditional attire and get together in the evening to sing and dance.
Students of Pre- Primary celebrated the festival of Teej with great enthusiasm. The children came dressed in traditional clothes. A Teej Mela was set up in the school courtyard with different stalls . Children displayed sweets, bangles, jewellery, handicrafts and flowers. They were very excited and keen to apply heena on their hands and play on the swings. The event was a grand success and a learning experience for our students.