Resident scholars of DAV girls hostel celebrated their annual function as " PRAGYAN-2016 " which means ultimate knowledge.
Chief Guest of the evening was well-known dress designer Farah Sanjana Mahajan who has designed dresses for Alia Bhatt and many other Bollywood actresses. She graduated from London College of Fashion Designing. Her collections have got many acclaims at national as well as international level.
She motivated girls with her words and said it doesn’t matter which you will choose as a career but give your best in every field and it’s not quintessential that you will make your career in books. You can also go in arts and other streams too.
The Guest of Honor was Mrs. Archana Aggarwal. She interacted with girls and suggested them to take the benefit of every opportunity which will push you towards success and uses that opportunity wisely.
The event started with lighting of lamp and Ganesh Vandana which were performed by Boarders themselves.
Then Chief Warden of the Hostel Prof T.D.Saini welcomed all the guests and dignitaries with his welcome speech.
Resident Scholars of girls hostel gave very energetic and beautiful performances. Performances were the perfectly blended mixture of Indian culture and tradition. There were Maratha dance- Pinga, Kashmiri Folk, Punjabi Bhangra and Gidha, Bengali – Dola re, Western- Ranjha, Skit, plays and poetry. The skit prepared by boarder on Female empowerment brought tears in everyone’s eyes. Such kind of performances are always heart touching have added a golden feather to the hat of success.
Principal of the college Dr. B.B. Sharma gave blessings to the girls students and felicitated the boarders for pioneering such a mega event. He also said,” You people not only represent hostel; you represent the DAV College, Jalandhar." He motivated girls for doing more in future and also showed gratitude to the guests for coming at t he event despite their hectic schedules.
Seth Kundan Lal Ji, President of local Advisory Committee was also present whose presence added more spark to the evening.
The whole event was organized by the Chief Warden Prof T.D. Saini, Warden Mrs. Romilla, Mrs, Renu and Anupam, Proctors and Hostel staff. Every single person associated with the preparations gave their flawless contribution.
Among other revered guests present were Vice Principal VK Sareen, Deputy Registrar Dr. Kirajit Randhawa, Prof Vipan Jhanji, Prof Sonika, Komal Arora, Mrs. Renuka, Dr. Rajeev Sharma.