download5th March 2016:  TCV School Suja honoured and paid tribute to all the parents, especially all the mothers and among them late Mrs. Dickyi Tsering la, who had given birth to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, our spiritual leader. 5th March is observed as gazette holiday in all the Tibetan schools to remember Gyalyum Chenmo, Dickyi Tsering la, mother of our beloved Guru and all the mothers in this world. A function was organized by the school and home parents were the chief guest. A photo of late Dickyi Tsering la wrapped in white Tibetan scarf was placed on the altar. The function was attended by the school Director, the Principal, the school Managing Committee, staff members and students. The function began with the lifelong prayer for His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the prayer was sent to all the Tibetan martyrs.

The school Director Mr. Choeying Dhoundup la introduced the special occasion. He spoke with great emotion the sacrifices and selfless act of all mothers with particular reference to the compassionate nature of His Holiness’ mother. He requested everyone to repay their mother’s kindness and sacrifice not by material gifts but by fulfilling their mother’s wishes and hopes. He said fulfilling and bringing a genuine smile on mother’s face is the highest form of gratitude, which we all have to strive. All the students listened attentively as the talk was able to hit the right chord.

Mr. Tenzin Choekyab la, senior Tibetan teacher read out the Parent’s Day statement of the Department of Education, CTA. After that the students who had excelled in the Mathematic Olympaid held last year were given honorary medals and certificates by the school Director. There was light refreshment for all the home mothers and staff members in the school mess. A welcome dinner for all the staff members was also in the program list.