On August 13, 2016, the Hindi Department of Delhi Public School Ruby Park hosted the Inter School Hindi Fest, Pragya. Twenty two schools from all over Kolkata participated in the different events, to make the fest a success.
The fest commenced with the lighting the lamp by the Principal, Ms. Anushree Ghose. It was followed by the SARASWATI VANDANA, a rendition, invoking the blessings of goddess saraswati.
The event comprised, Extempore, Recitation and Kavya Antakshari.. The participants were students from classes six to twelve. They showcased their talent in the extempore round by their smooth delivery and organization of thoughts and ideas on the topics provided. Recitation and Kavya Antakshari were the main attractions of the event: it tested their skills of recalling poems & dohas written in Hindi.
The Winner’s trophy was bagged by Army Public School Bairakpur and M. B. World Academy has bagged the Runner’s Up trophy. Administrator Brig. N.S. Mukherjee and Judges gave away the prizes to the winners.