Janmashtami is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Krishna, one of the most powerful and famous reincarnations of Lord Vishnu. According to the Hindu calendar, this festival is celebrated on the Ashtami of Krishna Paksh or the 8th day of the dark fortnight in the month of Bhadon. This day indicated the beginning of hope in the older times; hope, that the malicious rule of Kansa would soon end.
To seek the blessings of Lord Krishna, Janmashtami was celebrated at GIAST on 28 August, 2021 with mirth and joy, this day signifies a lot more to modern India, it signifies excitement, euphoria and a joyous spirit of enthrallment. To celebrate the extraordinary bond between children and the Almighty, GIAST took the opportunity to both jubilate and learn with the young minds.
A lot of fun-filled activities like painting, poetry ,role play ,dance were performed by the students . The purpose of the celebration was to inculcate value of sharing and respect in the students.
The life history of Lord Krishna was very beautifully depicted by colorful dance performances . The Principal of our institute blessed all the students on this auspicious day and gave them the message as always, looking ahead instead of reminiscing in the past. Her words truly summed up the efficacy of celebrating festivals of devotion and obedience towards their parents and teachers.