16-Dec-2018

OPJMS outshines in the International Gita Mahotsav 2018

 OPJMS outshines in the International Gita Mahotsav 2018

Government of Haryana is celebrating International Gita Mahotsav from 7th to 23rd December 2018 at Kurukshetra (Haryana) where the Battle of Mahabharata was fought and during which Lord Krishna preached Bhagavad Gita to Arjuna. As a part of the celebration, state level inter-school competitions were organized for the teams of 22 districts of Haryana on 15 and 16 December 2018 with an aim to popularize the values of Gita and encourage the students to read the Gita.

The Block Level Competition for the same was held on 26 November wherein students of OPJMS participated in five events. Our students bagged many prizes and the teams of dialogue, quiz and speech qualified for the District Level Competitions. These teams again, bagged First Prizes in the District Level Competition which was held on 2 December 2018 and qualified for State Level Competition.

In the state level competition, our students brought laurels to their alma mater by their sterling performance. The quiz team of Rishit, Radha and Aarush notched the First Prize in the competition. Vasundhara bagged the second prize in the declamation and the team of Shambhavi and Dinar showed their brilliance in ‘Krishna-Arjun Dialogue’ competition by pocketing the Second Prize. The performances of OPJMS students were loudly appreciated by one and all present at the celebration. 

Students’ spectacular performance and accomplishment is not only an honour and a matter of great pride for the school but also for the Hisar District and the State. Dr.(Mrs)Cynthia Gomes, Principal of the school congratulated and appreciated the students and the teachers of Hindi/Sanskrit Department on their achievements. The details of the prizes are as mentioned below: