A Joint cultural program for Baisakhi and Himachal Day celebrations
Category : Co-Curricular Activities , Day Celebration
As we all know that Baisakhi is the most awaited festival for North Indians as this festival is celebrated to mark the cutting of the winter crop. It is held on the 13th of April every year. It is celebrated in the whole of India by different names.
Himachal Day is celebrated on 15th of April. It was on this day in 1971 that Himachal Pradesh became the 18th state of India.
Keeping in mind the importance of both occasions a joint cultural program on Baisakhi as well as on Himachal Day was organized on the 13th of April, 2023 at L.I.E.T.Bharari, Shimla. Bhangra was presented by a group of girls and was the most cheered performance of the day. Also, a Punjabi folk song i.e. Tappe was performed as a group song by Pupil teachers. A speech highlighting the importance of the festival was given by Neha Sood. The celebration was marvelous and a memorable one for both the Teachers and Pupil Teachers as it was celebrated with great pomp and joy. Students participated in the folk dance of Himachal Pradesh i.e. Natti. A speech was also given by Lalita highlighting the importance of the day.