Happy 83rd birthday His Holiness!

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TCV Suja today celebrated Trungkhar Duechen (Dalai Lama’s birthday) with prayers, sangsol,  cultural programs and many more. Today is the 83rd birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and we Tibetans feel very fortunate to have him as our spiritual guide.  Tibetans live each day with  great reverence for this great man and his birthday is a day for everyone to rejoice. Tibetans all over the world celebrate this day with great festive mood.

The day started here at Suja with prayer and sangsol at 7.30  in the morning followed by official function at 8.45. School headmaster presided the function and the first proceeding was offering of khatak to portrait of His Holiness by school staff and prefects. Then followed series of cultural programs, reading of Kashag’s and Chitue’s speech for the day, speech of school’s Director and launching of Tibetan book brought out by school prefects. School Director in his speech reminded everyone of Dalai lama’s messages of kindness and compassion. He requested all students to follow his teachings and become a good Tibetan citizen.

Special vegetarian lunch was treated to all by school administration.

Happy birthday His Holiness!

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Prayer and Sangsol

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Cancer and Dental Health Camp

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5 days free Cancer and Dental medication camp was held in TCV Suja starting from 29th June to 3rd July 2018. Group of young Tibetan doctors specialized in head and neck cancer and dental health volunteered to tour all TCV schools in Himachal Pradesh to screen, treat and educate Tibetan children and staff on Cancer and Dental health. Their visit to our school was truly a blessing. They not only detected many probable cancer cases in our school but also managed to treat them timely before it got too late. Further more, they educated our children and staff so thoroughly about the their program that whole school seems to have become very alert and aware. Thank you so much Dr. Dadul la and his group for taking initiative in such noble cause. Blessings comes in all forms and this is one of it. Your social service to Tibetan schools and societies are highly commendable. True Samaritans indeed!

Their 5 days program included:

  1. Health Talk to both senior and junior students about Cancer and Dental Health.
  2. Separate Health Talk to school staff.
  3. Cancer screening and dental checkup of whole school.
  4. Treatment and counseling.
  5. Special talk to senior students about cancer and dental career and motivate younger generations to study intelligently, smartly and arduously in their life. They shared their tips for successes in life.
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Dr. Seldon la educating students about Dental Health Care.

 

 

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Screening of Students by Dr. Dadul la

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Staff Talk on Cancer (Dr. Dadul la seated on chair with White Shirt )

Dr. Herman Gemeiner Sing a Song Nite

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To celebrate and remember the gratitude of Dr. Herman Gemeiner and his great love for children, TCV school Suja always remember him on his birthday and organise various programs likewise. One such is the Sing a Song by children of primary classes.

The tiny tots once again rocked the stage by performing beautiful Tibetan songs and entertained the gathering from the start till end. After the program, the school Director distributed cakes and juices to all the participant classes.

The school Director thanked all the children and teachers who took part in the program and reminded the children to become kind, compassionate, dedicated, altruistic and sincere like the great man for whom the program is tributed.

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Gemeiner Cake Tournament

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The whole bir valley resonated with the cheers of students in TCV Suja as the finals of the Gemeiner Cake tournament was played in the school this morning. The tournament started almost a week ago and various teams participated. This tournament is the most popular football tournament of the school played in a year. It is played every year in month of June and the final on 23rd June which coincide with the birth anniversary of the great man Dr. Herman Gemeiner.

The finalist teams were class X girls and class XII girls, class XII boys and SOS boys team. A very interesting match indeed, the weather was spectacular.

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Winner of Boys Team- class XII United

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Winner of Girls Teams- class X 

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SOS boys team

World Yoga Day 21/6/2018

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TCV Suja observed International Yoga Day / Thank you India day in the school. Under the guidance of school’s physical instructor, the staff and students participated in the Yoga practice during the school’s morning assembly. Educating the gathering about the importance of practicing Yoga for a healthy body and mind, the instructor exhibited few basic yoga Pose and breathing techniques to everyone so that all can practice them in their daily lives. School Principal Mr. Karma Sherab la took special initiative in organizing the program and wished everyone healthy and meaningful life ahead! Everyone also remembered and offered gratitude to India for its undying support and hosting Tibetan peoples in India as a special guest and friend for very long.  Thank you 🙏 and hope you will continue the same in future!

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Songtsen House wins the Inter House Cultural Competition

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One of the most anticipated happenings in the school, The Inter House Cultural competition was held on 29th May.  As it always was, this year too, the program was very impressive and was witnessed by many important guests. The chief guest of the program was Ven Karma Gelek Yuthok, the honorable minister for Religion and Culture Central Tibetan Administration.

The competition took place in the school main auditorium at 4 p.m. It started with House wise group songs and ended at Senior group dance sequence. The overall winner of the Cultural Competition this year was bagged by Songtsen House. The detailed score sheet of the competition is as below.

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83D9533F-30AD-446D-8037-C930F365712D797F8B1D-804C-4F8A-AB56-3F9F0729E0B6This cultural competition is always held during the summer time table of school. As the students are free in the afternoon, they can participate in the activity without any hindrance to their regular classes. The practice and rehearsal takes about 20 days. And this competition has been continuously dedicated to the birth anniversary of His Holiness the Dalai lama.

In order to preserve our rich Tibetan Culture, school had been conducting Inter House Cultural Competitions every year. This co-curricular activity is as old as the school. Large numbers of students participate in this program. The competition is held between the four Houses of the school and it is judged on the basis of four categories namely; Group Song, Duet song, Junior Group Dance and senior group dance. House masters and students work really hard to bring the trophies to their names.

TCV President visits TCV Suja

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TCV President Mr. Thupten Dorjee la paid an official visit to TCV Suja on 25th May 2018 during his round visits to various TCV Schools in Himachal Region. He toured around the school and met with staff and students. He visited classes and educational resource centers and interacted with students and staff during their regular working curriculum. Then, he met with members of management committee of the school and shared dialogue. Before he left, He met with all staff (teaching and non-teaching) members of the school and shared a lengthy discourse on TCV and its vision and mainly about TCV-‘Past, Present and Future’. He stimulated all the staff members to work towards quality education and requested them to stay united against all odds.  All the staff appreciated his visit very much.

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