The Modern School, ECNCR celebrated ‘Basant Panchami’ to honour the Goddess of Knowledge – Goddess Saraswati. The significance of the day was highlighted in the special assembly and the importance of education in a person’s life was emphasized upon. The need to ensure that each citizen is literate was further discussed. As Yellow colour is synonymous to the festival, the students of Nursery – KG were attired in yellow dresses. They also brought delectable yellow sweet rice for lunch. Shlokas and prayers were recited in the classes and the festival was celebrated with gaiety and merriment.