BORIVLI-MUMBAI, OCTOBER 9, 2013: The teachers and the students of the Blue house of Don Bosco High School, Borivli, organized a program from 23rd September, to 1st October, 2013.The theme was: Blessed Loving Universal Earth (BLUE)
Blue represents faith and loyalty. During the week long program the importance of the colour was spoken by the boys and the teachers in charge over the intercom. The morning talks were based on Mother Mary, Mother Teresa, Mahatma Gandhiji and Lord Krishna.
Natures own way of exhibiting colours through different living beings were spoken a part of the talk. The Blue house also spoke of Mother Nature, butterflies, blueberries and the kingfisher. Our Head Mistress sang devoted and spiritual hymns in honour of Mother Mary.
Blue is the colour of inspiration, sincerity and spirituality.
The competitions that were held as part of the program were:
1. Butterfly making for std I and std II
2. Kingfisher collage competition for III and IV std.
These competitions gave impetus to the craft skills of the students. The corridors of the primary section were decorated with blue flags, charts and pictures of Mother Mary at the entrance. We had the lamp lit by all the teachers in turn.
The week ended with the grand finale of the boys and teachers wearing blue colour clothes. The teachers were given blue bells as a memento the National flower of Scotland which symbolizes Constancy and Gratitude.