Amrita Vidyalayam, Bhubaneswar celebrated the 69th birthday of Mata Amritanandamayi Devi on Tuesday on the school premises which witnessed a huge participation by students and staff.
The celebration commenced with the lighting of the sacred lamp by the School Principal Mrs Mousumi Pattnaik and teachers, followed by a musical chorus. The students and teachers worshipped the holy feet of Amma for her blessings during pada puja rituals.
In the cultural segment, students initiated a cultural exploration with melodious bhajans, dance and Guru Stotram. The 108 sacred names of Amma, the spiritual mother of divine inspiration, was chanted by the students which moved the hearts of the audience. The devotional festivities ended with the sacred aarti to the Holy Mother and prasad distribution. Principal Mrs. Mousumi Pattanaik coordinated the whole celebration.