NOVENA TO ST. MARIA DE MATTIAS
"Virgin of the Incarnation, a thousand times we greet thee, a thousand times we praise thee for thy joy when God was incarnated in thee”. Seeking her intercession and honoring her for the blessings, guidance, and protection we received from her, Aradhana sisters and staff held a week long novena service for St. Maria de Mattias.
Novenas help one draw strength and encouragement from God's presence and promises in Scripture. We Aradhanities had an opportunity to seek the blessings of St. Maria De Mattias.
REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATION 2022-23
Aradhana Academy celebrated India’s 73rd Republic Day with great eclat. Aradhana Fraternity took pride in glorifying and celebrating the spirit of unity. The celebration started with the hoisting of the National Flag by The Father and Sisters of Aradhana amidst loud cheers and the national anthem. Father, addressed the gathering and highlighted the importance of the Constitution and its unique features such as Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic and Republic enshrined in the preamble of the constitution. The program ended with the message to create a great nation through collective efforts from all individuals.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ observed primarily on December 25th as a religious and cultural celebration.
In Aradhana, the Christmas celebration has always been a joy to all.
The school was decorated with glitters and light. A crib was made at the entrance one could easily notice the excitement of Christmas in each student’s eye.
The morning celebration started with prayer songs and carols sung by the school choir. Students also presented the tableau depicting the importance of Christmas and projected the scene of the birth of Jesus Christ, spreading the message of love, joy, and peace. Gifts were distributed to the needy family, and the principal gave a message “Being helpful and being humane is important".
In the evening, gifts were exchanged among Christmas friends, melodious carols were sung by teachers. A buffet was arranged along with the campfire. Teachers enjoyed the celebration which bought the warmth of Christ in each one of us.