Police DAV Public School Patiala celebrated Mahavir Jayanti
Gurjit Singh/ royalpatiala.in/ Patiala
A special assembly was held today in Police DAV Public School Patiala to mark the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti. Students of classes 6 to 10 participated enthusiastically in the assembly. The school choir enchanted religious hymns and filled the atmosphere with spiritual zeal. Students also delivered speeches related to the life history of lord Mahavir. Floral tributes were paid to the guru by the school staff and the students.
On this occasion the school principal Meena Thapar addressed the students and encouraged them to inculcate ideals of lord Mahavir and his preaching’s. She further stressed to incorporate his values in life so as to be successful and lead a contented life. She further added to believe in the service of mankind. and Mahavir’s teachings would keep inspiring everyone to strive for peace, harmony and progress for all humanity.
Mahaveer Janma Kalyanak, is one of the most important religious festivals for Jains. It celebrates the birth of Mahaveer, the twenty-fourth and last Tirthankara of Avasarpiṇī.
Mahaveer was born into Ikshvaku dynasty as the son of King Siddhartha of Kundagrama and Queen Trishala