Independence is a blessing which needs to be protected and preserved .
15th August is the day of the martyrs. It is a very significant day for our country as the martyrs struggled for 200 years to free our mother land ‘India’ from the shackles of British. Raman Munjal Vidya Mandir celebrated 73rd Independence Day with colours of happiness, joy and foremostly pride.
An inter-house dance competition was also organized by all four houses -Neeti House, Shardha House, Samarpan House and Sanyam House. The participants enthralled everyone through their stunning and brilliant performances on the beats of music. The students indeed took everyone decades back to feel the spirit of nationalism. The students showed their love and reverence for their country through patriotic song, poem and flute presentation. The tiny tots of the Primary Wing also presented a dance performance and made everyone proud to be a part of incredible India. Ms Vidya Sridhar, the Director of the School addressed the audience and outlined students’ duties in making India a powerful nation & safe place to live in. Ms Anita Gupta, Principal of the school proposed vote of thanks and congratulated the students for their stupendous performance. The event ended with the national anthem reminding everyone once again about India’s glory, triumph, martyrdom and sacrifice of selfless freedom fighters.
Swar Sangam- Inter School Music Fest at RMVM
“Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand. ”
Raman Munjal Vidya Mandir, Sidhrawali organised Swar Sangam – Inter school Music Fest on 9 August, 2019 under GPSC banner to let students express their interest and enthusiasm through the language of music. The students from ten renowned schools of Gurugram, Dharuhera, Sidhrawali participated with unparalleled spirit and fervour, making it a great feat. The event was inaugurated by lighting of the ceremonial lamp by Ms. Vidya Sridhar, Director, Ms. Anita Gupta, Principal, Ms. Sameera Saxena, Headmistress and the judges of the day. A series of different competitions related to music was designed for the students like Sargam (Patriotic Group Song), Qawwali (Rhythm Of Sufism), Swaragini (Semi Classical Bhajan).The festival was set up to give pupils the opportunity to perform, representing their schools within a musical forum. Through the plethora of events, the adroit artists unveiled their prowess. The outstanding performances were selected based on Relevance to theme, Coordination and Coherence, Intonation and Rhythm.
The revered judges, Ms Minakshi Chaudhari and Ms Keya Dutta distinguished personalities from the field of music highlighted the importance of such competitions as they provide the students, a platform to gain confidence and experience by learning from each other. Ms Vidya Sridhar Director, presented the well-deserved certificates and awards to the winners and admired the assiduous efforts put in by the participants. Ms. Anita Gupta, Principal appreciated the endeavours of the students and applauded them for making the event a commendable one.
Investiture Ceremony and Achiever’s Day
‘If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more , then you are a leader’
Every right implies a responsibility and every possession a duty. The Investiture Ceremony and Achievers’ Ceremony of Raman Munjal Vidya Mandir ,Sidhrawali for the academic session 2019 was held on July 31, 2019 in the school premises with lots of enthusiasm and gusto. The occasion was graced with the presence of Ms. Renu Munjal (Chairperson), Ms Vidya Sridhar(Director),Mr Ravi Pahuja(COO),Ms. Anita Gupta(Principal),Ms. Sameera Saxena(Headmistress).In the Award Ceremony students from Primary, Middle and Senior wings were felicitated for their academic excellence. The School toppers of Class X and Stream Toppers from Class XII were also awarded with certificates, scholarships and trophies for exemplary performance in CBSE Board Exams.The feeling of joy and pride was evident from the bright and beaming faces of the aspiring leaders and Promising Achievers.
The newly appointed Head boy Rohan Khurana and Head Girl, Komal Rustgy expressed their willingness to shoulder their duties with sincerity and diligence.The other elected student council which included Vice Head Boy, Vice Head Girl, Sports Captains, Discipline Marshals,Cultural incharges took an oath in front of the whole school to be true to their posts and duties assigned to them.
Ms. Renu Munjal, Chairperson of the school congratulated the council members and the achievers and honoured them with badges, sashes and trophies . She also inspired the students by her edifying words of wisdom and motivated the students to set new benchmarks. The programme came to a glorious culmination with vote of thanks by Ms. Anita Gupta, Principal of the school. She motivated the students by stating that ‘With faith, discipline and selfless devotion to duty, there is nothing that one cannot achieve’. The ceremony concluded with the National Anthem.
Founder’s Day Celebration-2019
Raman Munjal Vidya Mandir celebrated 27th Founder’s Day and 70th Birth Anniversary of Sh. Raman Ji with great enthusiasm on 2nd July, 2019. The Day was dedicated to the everlasting memory of Sh. Raman Kant Munjal, the great visionary and a philanthropist who valued the importance of education for a progressive society. Mr. Vijay Sethi, CSR Head, HMCL, Ms Swati Munjal and other esteemed members from Hero Future, Hero Fincorp and BML University graced the occasion. Mr. Ravi Pahuja, Ms. Vidya Sridhar, Ms. Anita Gupta, Ms. Sameera Saxena welcomed the esteemed guests by presenting the saplings. The auspicious day started with Vedic Hawan and the lighting of the ceremonial lamp followed by Saraswati Vandana and a tribute song in the fond memory of Sh. Raman Kant ji. The programme aimed to give a great emphasis on strong values in the students and to sensitize them towards the environmental issues and how to deal them effectively.
All the green crusaders from the school initiated a mass tree plantation drive in Baspadamka village and planted more than 500 saplings donated by HMCL.
HERO ASHA Education Centers also showed their elation by celebrating the great day with a power pack performance. The Musical Presentations by the children showed their strong commitment to Save Trees and their pledge to discard plastic to make this Earth a green and beautiful place to live in. The Education Software for ASHA Centres was also launched by the esteemed guests. Mr. Vijay Sethi lauded the efforts of the Foundation and blessed all the students to achieve new milestones in their lives and expressed his firm commitment to provide all the required resources needed to shape and sharpen their personalities.
The programme culminated with a firm belief that the students of the Foundation will take the legacy of values of Sh. Raman Ji to the new benchmarks and will add their bit to the environment.Founder\'s Day
Prerna Diwas Celebration- 2019
The school celebrated the birth anniversary of Worthy Chairman, Sh. Brijmohan Lall Munjal as ‘Prerna Diwas’ on 1st July, 2019 with the theme ‘Dhara Prahri….Ek Prayas Parayvaran Sanrakshan Ke Liye’. The plethora of activities were held with zest and elation by paying rich tributes to the great visionary, the Hero Forever. The programme aimed to give a great emphasis on strong values amongst our children and to sensitize them towards community needs.
The auspicious day started with a Vedic Hawan and the lighting of the ceremonial lamp in the school premises which was followed by tribute to Chairman Sir and tree plantation in the School Premises by Mr. Ravi Pahuja, Mrs. Vidya Sridhar, Mrs. Anita Gupta, Mrs. Sameera Saxena, staff and students.
The various groups of students from classes VI to XI visited Old Age Home, Orphanage and slum areas( Ragpickers Colony) where they were made familiar with the hardships these people come across in their day to day life, their duties and responsibilities towards them. The students from X and XII went to the Om Shanti Retreat Centre and attended an enriching workshop on Behavioural Changes faced by students. The participants with their presentation sensitized the people towards the environmental hazards that mankind is involved in and the need to take serious measures to escape the harsh consequences of the self destructive activities.
Overall, the event was an awakening experience for all the participants, students and audience which truly inspired them to do their bit to save environment.
Prerna Diwas 2019
Earth Day Celebration, 22 April, 2019
‘Earth Day should encourage us to reflect on what we are doing to make our planet a more sustainable and livable place.’ Scott Peters
In Raman Munjal Vidya Mandir celebration of the Earth Day on April 22, 2019 was no less than celebrating a full fledged festival. The entire school from Pre Nursery to XII was involved at its best in environmental conservation activities
The aim of the celebration was to sensitize the students towards their role in addressing global environmental challenges at the grass root level.
A special morning assembly was also held wherein the school choir presented a mellifluous song celebrating the Mother Earth. It was followed by the green crusaders of RMVM presenting their poems, speeches, posters, slogans, skits and sharing their concern for the depletion of the earth’s resources and the utmost need to use them judiciously and to leave them safe for the future generations.
The highlight of the celebration, was a pledge taken by all the students and teachers led by the Director, Principal and Headmistress showing their commitment towards the conservation of the earth and its resources. Ms. Anita Gupta, Principal praised the efforts of all the students and urged them to be the responsible citizens of this planet and to always remember that they have not inherited this planet from their ancestors, they have just borrowed it and have to return it safely to their successors.
The students also participated in Nature Walk and Plantation, Making Eco-Friendly Reusable Products and Poster Detailing on ‘Mother Earth’. A documentary on Environmental Issues was also shown to the students of class IX.
Through these events children got the message that in order to save and sustain life they must preserve the planet.
Events 2018 -19
Raman Munjal Inter School Sports Meet 2018
29 November to 1 December, 2018
‘A Sound Mind in a Sound Body is a Short but Full Description of Happiness in this World’ – John Locke
The three days long test of grit, courage and endurance in sports ‘Raman Munjal Inter School Sports Meet 2018’ got off to a cheerful start in the most spirited fervor on 29 November, 2018 with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp invoking the blessings of the Almighty by Mr. Ravi Pahuja, COO, RKMF and followed by the declaration of the Meet open. More than 400 students from 13 elite schools from Gurugram, Rewari, Dharuhera, Bhiwadi, Pataudi, Sidhrawali descended the school premises to showcase their grit, stamina and true sportsman spirit in Volleyball, Relay Race, 100 m,200m 400 m, Long Jump, Shot Put etc. Ms. Vidya Sridhar, the school Director in her welcome address cheered all the participants and wished them luck to bring laurels to their schools following the rules and regulations of the game.
Mr. H.P.Gupta, the Finance Head, Plant Operations Hero Moto Corp, presided over the Closing Ceremony on 1st December, 2018. Mr. Ravi Pahuja also graced the occasion. The other distinguished guest adorning the event was Ms. Raj Yadav, the District Sports Officer, Gurugram. Mr. Gupta in his motivational address eulogized the importance of sports in the holistic growth of the children. He urged the students to participate in all the games as they rejuvenate and refresh their minds and improve their output even in academics. Ms. Raj Yadav, the DSO congratulated the School Management for putting up an Athletic Meet of such calibre & celebrating with panache and also promised for her unstinted support for organizing such type of events by the school. Ms. Anita Gupta, Principal thanked all the participating schools and the dignitaries for sparing their valuable time from their busy schedule to make the event a great success. She urged all the participants to imbibe themselves with 4s- Spirit, Strength, Stamina and Skill to become perfect sports persons.
The zeal and zest of all the participating teams made the event a phenomenon show. Modern Public School with their power pack performance secured the coveted ‘Overall Trophy’ and Runners up Trophy was secured by the budding sports persons of Raman Munjal Vidya Mandir. The winners were felicitated with the medals, trophies and certificates by the dignitaries.
Raman Munjal Memorial Inter School Debate Competition 2018
School organised Raman Munjal Memorial Inter School Debate Competition 2018 on the topic ‘Cashless Economy- A Far Cry For India’ on 25 October, 2018. The programme started with the lighting of the lamp to invoke the blessings of the Almighty, Sh. Brijmohan Lall Munjal, and Sh. Raman Kant Munjal. Ms. Sameera Saxena, the Headmistress welcomed all the participants and guests.
Mr. Rahul Munjal, Chairman and Managing Director, Hero Future Energies Pvt. Ltd. graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Dr. Kavita Gupta, Associate Professor, KLP College, Rewari and Ms. Manju Sehgal, Retd. Principal, Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan judged the event . Sixteen elite schools from Gurugram, Rewari, Pataudi, Bhiwadi participated in this battle of wits and mesmerized the audience with their oratorical skills.
Lions Public School, Gurugram bagged the Overall Trophy. RPS, Dharuhera, Blue Bells School, Euro Int. School, CCA School, Rotary Public School and Raman Munjal Vidya Mandir, Gurugram also enthralled everyone with their wonderful performances and were in the list of the prize holders.
Mr. Rahul Munjal, was highly impressed with the speakers and shared his firm faith that India will become a cashless economy sooner than expected. Ms. Vidya Sridhar, the Director expressed her gratitude to Mr. Rahul Munjal for sparing time from his busy schedule and to bless the participants with his august presence.
Ms. Anita Gupta, the Principal presented the Vote of Thanks and acknowledged the contribution of all the participating schools in making the mega event a grand success.
Achievers’ Day and Investiture Ceremony
Achievers’ Day is the most memorable day in students’ life as the students get recognition for their perseverance and get motivation to achieve new benchmark. In order to reward the meritorious students of the session 2017-18, Achievers’ Day was organized on 1st Sept, 2018. The glorious achievers were awarded academic trophies by the Worthy Chairperson Smt. Renu Munjal and Sh. Ravi Pahuja Chief Operating Officer , RKMF.
The newly elected representatives of the student council were invested with responsibilities at the investiture ceremony, Smt. Renu Munjal invested Badges on the new leaders. Director, Ms. Vidya Sridhar congratulated the student body and urged the members to do their duties with utmost sincerity. It was a solemn occasion where the young students were all prepared to don the mantle of leadership and discharge the faith and responsibilities entrusted upon them by the school towards their academia.
The newly appointed members of the student-council pledged to serve the school and make a difference with their leadership.
Independence Day was celebrated in the school premises on 15th August 2018 with mesmerizing performances of Junior and Senior wing students. Various items having patriotic fervor were presented in Inter House Dance Competition. The students presented various folk dances depicting the rich cultural heritage of India. Patriotic poems were also recited by the students of all the four houses which filled the environment with a sense of devotion to the country. A very heart touching play by Junior Wing students which received standing ovation from the guests and audience. All the performances filled everybody’s heart with patriotism and love for motherland. The event ended with a motivational speech by Principal, Ms. Anita Gupta.
Founder’s Day Celebration 2018
The school celebrated the Founder’s Day amidst zest and elation and paid rich tributes to the great visionary, Sh. RamankantMunjalji. The theme was “SPANDAN…Generating Empathy Towards Community”
The auspicious day started with a Vedic Hawan in the school premises which was followed by tree plantation by Mr. Ravi Pahuja, Chief Operating Officer, Mrs.Vidya Sridhar Director RMVM, Principal and other teachers.
Showing strong commitment and bonding with their community, students with their escort teachers participated in Cleanliness Drive and went to the Om Shanti Retreat Centre, orphanages, old age homes and Bal VikasDhara and spent quality time there with a resolution to be with them and to root out the evils of illiteracy, child labour, rag picking by spreading the message of love and literacy in the society.
Twenty second edition of the school newsletter ‘Reflections’ was also released by Smt. Santosh Munjal Ji.
1 July, the Birth Anniversary of Sh. Brij Mohan Lal Munjal is celebrated as ‘PrernaDiwas’ every year. This year’s theme was ‘Spandan- Generating Empathy Towards Community’. The event started with Hawan followed with lighting of lamp.A tribute song dedicated to Worthy Chairman Sir was presented by RMVM teachers. Different Inter Asha Center Competitions were organised in the school premises like- Folk Dance, Value Based Group Song, Painting and Drawing, Best out of Waste and various types of Athletic Races. In the end, prizes were given to the winners. It was a great learning experience for all the participants and their teachers.
Earth Day Celebration
The school observed ‘Earth Day’ by organizing an Inter School Competition on 21 April, 2018 in which six reputed schools of the vicinity participated enthusiastically. The Programme started with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp. Students presented Kavita Vachan, Laghunatika and Poster making on the theme ‘Dhra Sanrakshan Jeevan Rakshan’ with full enthusiasm. Through these events children got the message that in order to save and sustain life they must preserve the planet.
Inter School Bhagavad Gita Shlokocharan
The school organised Inter School Bhagavad Gita Shlokocharan Competition on 11 April, 2018 in which more than 132 students from eight reputed schools mesmerized the audience with the shlokas from Bhagvad Gita recited in their melodious voices with perfect tone and intonation. Dr. Shreeyansh Divedi, Deputy Director, Sanskrit Academy, Panchkula was the Chief Guest. The other valued guests were the principals of the Govt. Schools from this region. The programme awakened the students to the need for spiritual fulfillment.
Silver Jubilee Celebration
The school celebrated its Silver Jubilee Function on 26 November, 2017 in a very grand and spectacular way in the school premises. Approximately 800 students participated in the mega event “Athak Prayas….. Ek Ehsaas” and enthralled everyone with their amazing performance. The Chief Guest of the function were the great Olympians Ms. Geeta Phogat and Ms. Babita Phogat. Our other esteemed guests were Hon’ble Smt. Renu Munjal, Chairperson RKMF, members of the Munjal family and School Management Committee.
The Worthy Chairperson awarded the toppers of Class XII with Scholarship and Mementos. The day also marked the release of the 20th edition of the school magazine ‘Jyotipath’ and the first alumni brochure ‘Spectrum…. Shades of Success’. The Director of school, Ms. Vidya Sridhar mapped out the 25 years of journey of the school. Sh. Rahul Munjal, the esteemed member of the Management Committee urged the students to explore their calling and then pursue it whole heartedly. Smt. Renu Munjal, the Chairperson congratulated the school on reaching this milestone and exhorted students and teachers to double the efforts as with this benchmark the responsibilities have doubled up.