24th December 2016 was a day filled with great zeal and enthusiasm for the senior section of BKBCE. This day witnessed the Day II of the Annual Day celebrations, meant for and presented by the senior section (classes IX to XII). Birlites were privileged to have Mr. Vasant Rao Babasaheb (Officer In charge, Talegaon Dabadhe Police Station) as the Guest of Honour for the day.
After the arrival of our esteemed Guest of Honour, the event started with the traditional lamp Lightning Ceremony as a tribute to Maa Saraswati-The Goddess of Knowledge. This auspicious ceremony was conducted by our Guest of Honour, Principal and other dignitaries, followed by the delightful welcome dance.
Our Principal, Dr. Saibal Kumar Sanyal then welcomed the beloved guests with a warm speech. Our creative mentor – Mr. Mukherjee also addressed the august gathering and released the School’s Annual Poetry Log Book Project for the second year titled ‘Talking Talegaon’. This book was released as a tribute to the 400th death commemoration of William Shakespeare, the Axomiya poet – Abani Chakraborty and the departed teacher of the school, Shri Shivashnakar Panchakshri who had served the school between 2001 and 2007. This was followed by an English Play directed by Mr. Pranab Mukherjee, that was highly appreciated by the audience.
‘Vibes’ the rock band of BK Birla Centre for Education left the audience mesmerized with their sensational performance, the musical notes of which lingered onto the minds and souls of all for a long time. International dance forms were showcased in the paramount manner by the Birlites. The dancers danced gracefully to the tunes of different cultures and countries.
All the young achievers of the BKBCE were then awarded for their exceptional talent in diverse fields. Different houses were awarded for winning Inter House Tournaments round the year. The best house to win the overall Cock House Trophy was the Agni House.
Everyone’s beloved Madam Kanak Tiwari (Hindi Department) was given the Best Teacher’s Award and Mr. Ashwin K. Lath (Admin Department) was awarded for his contribution in the Non Academic Section.
As all good things come to an end and so did this. The Annual Day ended with the Vote of Thanks by the School Captain – Master Shivansh Khemka. The Cultural Fest ended up with the National Anthem as a tribute to our nation. All the teachers and students contributed in making this Annual Day a memorable and successful event.