Saturday 28 January 2023



 Maa Saraswati  is the goddess of knowledge, wisdom, arts, aesthetics, literature, music, and sciences in Indian culture. She is equivalent to nine muses that were considered  the source of inspiration in Greek and Roman cultures. In India,  Maa Sarswati is worshipped for inspiration to do well in the above mentioned spheres. Every educational institution and organization associated with education celebrates and observes Saraswati Pooja on Basant Panchami.


Keeping the tradition alive, our school, VIVEKANANDA KENDRA VIDYALAYA RANGAT, celebrated Basant Panchami with cultural fervour on January 26, 2023. Beautiful pieces of Art related to Basant Panchmi were decorated on the boards. A floral rangoli with yellow and orange coloured flowers signified the brilliance of nature and the vibrancy of life.

The stage was decorated with flowers and candles. The aroma of burning camphor filled the atmosphere with spirituality and fidelity. All the students, teachers, parents ,faculties and many local people were invited on this occasion.

 The school campus was beautifully decorated with traditionally made Bandhanwars using marigolds, lotuses, mango leaves and bells.

The program was inaugurated by the Principal Shri CH. Shanmuga Rao. All the rituals were performed with great fervour. The Puja was followed by other rituals such as Puspanjali, Nam Kirtan and Bhajan Samaroh. All students took blessings of Goddess Saraswati. The program bought refreshment, positivity and a sense of unity among all the members of the school. Dry Prashad was distributed  to everyone. Everyone had a hearty meal(kichidi) after the cultural program.



Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya Rangat ,celebrated 74th Republic Day on 26 Jan 2023 with great enthusiasm. The ceremony began with  Marching of students from all classes at 6:15 am. After that hoisting of the tricolor, the pride of Nation by the Principal Shri CH.Shanmuga Rao at 6.30 a.m. followed by the National Anthem. While speaking on the occasion ,he exhorted us to maintain the dignity of being a citizen of a Republic Country. He underlined that it is very important to realize the difference between war and peace.  All the students and staff together sang one patriotic song that is "Hindu Desh Ki Nivasi...".One of our teacher Miss Sushma Das delivered a speech on the importance of celebrating Republic Day. Students - Ayush bara (C-V),Pragati K.Pradap (C-IX) delivered speech. The teachers brought the stage alive with their passion and love of the motherland through their performances.

The school campus  reverberated with patriotic fervour and enthusiasm by our school choir songs. The program was ended with  slogans. At last, sweets were distributed to all.

Friday 13 January 2023



“Fill the brain with high thoughts, highest ideals, place them day and night before you, and out of that will come Great work” - Swami Vivekananda.

To commemorate the 160th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, Maker of Modern India, Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Rangat , N& M Andaman, celebrated   Swami  Vivekananda Jayanti &  National Youth Day with great joy & enthusiasm on 12th January 2023.It was  a grand day of celebration for the school and its students. The function started at 4:00 p.m. in Atal Bihari Vajpayee Auditorium, Rangat, N

& M Andaman
. . All the participants were very enthusiastic to perform for Swamiji Jayanti and our teachers helped everybody get ready in time. The Chief Guest was
Shri . Aditya Kumar Asthana , Danics, Assistant Commissioner,
N & M Andaman and the Guest of Honour was Dr. Suryakant Singh, Medical  Officer, Ayurveda, CHC, Rangat & Chairperson of SMC of our school. Parents of all the students were also invited on this auspicious day. The auditorium was completely decorated with lights and flowers. The Principal & senior teachers along with few students welcomed the Chief Guest & Guest of Honour at 4 pm. The program was inaugurated by lighting of  the lamp  by the lamp Chief Guest. Simultaneously, the Principal & senior-most teachers also lit the lamp. The cultural program began with school prayer. The Principal, Shri. CH. Shanmuga  Rao delivered welcome address and presented momentum to the Chief Guest and Guest of honour. After that a beautiful welcome dance was presented by our children. Our Chief Guest gave a big applause and presented a speech on the importance of celebrating  Swamiji Jayanti. After that, one by one, the students of different classes performed various programs. Students from all classes participated in these programs. In between ,The Principal  along with our Chief Guest , handed the prizes and certificates to students who actively participated and won in the various events conducted in our school such as Ganesh idol making, Rakhi making, Gita Jayanti, celebration  of Samarth Bharat Parv  etc. The children of junior wing performed beautiful group dances. After that, a group of students from class VII also played a little dramatic dance based on the theme of Independence of the country. Mime based on "Side Effects of using mobile phone"  presented by class VIII students was applauded by everyone in the hall.  After that, various programs like Cultural dances, dramatic dance based on the theme Jhansi Ki Rani – Manikarnika  & Skit based on Life Incident Of Swami Vivekananda also gained a big applause by everybody .  Vote of thanks was given by our school Librarian Shri . V. Senthil Kumar. Finally,  the Principal, Shri CH.Shanmuga Rao   thanked everyone . The program was hosted by Miss Suparna Tikader (Teacher),Adarsh Kumar Das & M.Nandhini(students of  C-X).The program was  concluded with "Shanti Path"









Thursday 5 January 2023


  On 4th January 2023 ,VIVEKANANDA KENDRA VIDYALAYA, RANGAT, hosted its 18th Annual   Athletic Meet  , a day filled with fervour and excitement experienced admist thrills, shrills and cheers. On this special day , our Chief Guest SHRI. PANKAJ KUMAR PANDAY(SHO) inaugurated the opening ceremony by lighting the lamp. He also delivered a wonderful speech .SHRI. KESHAB KABIRAJ, Zilla Parishad Member ,Parnashala, M.Andaman, was the Guest of honour for the inaugural Ceremony.

 Our honourable Principal, Shri. CH. SHANMUGA RAO presented a wonderful welcome speech. After that the program started with "March Past". The highlight of the day was ,the lighting of the Presidency torch which was carried out by Karan Bara of  class X. Girls from various classes, performed Leizium Dance & Aerobic Exercise. Various events were conducted and students eagerly participated & won medals & Certificates. Games were organized for parents and certificates were given. 

Dr. POONAM GOVIND , CHC, Rangat, M. Andaman , was the chief Guest for the closing ceremony and SHRI. BALA MURUGAN (Pradhan Gram Panchayat, Parnashala , M. Andaman) was the Guest of Honour for the closing ceremony.

At the end of the day, students departed with clear smile on their faces as the Yellow house emerged as "Overall Champions". it was a day filled with sportsmanship and memories to cherries. At last, our Principal , thanked  all the teachers for their co-operation and support and advised children to keep up their sportsman sprit.