Iris Florets Walk For Abdul Kalam
pIris florets-the happy play school, envisioned by Sahitya Akademy Award winner Dr.Yandamoori Veerendranath, paid tribute to one of the greatest teachers in the world – Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam on his 84thJayanthi – 15th October 2015 at KBR National Parkwalk way in the beautiful morning hours. As the UN has also declared this day as “World Students Day”, they conducted a ‘Walk’ by the tiny tots of their school, along with the parents and the entire staff to take Dr.Kalam’s vision of ‘Dream Big’ forward to inspire people to play their part towards India’s success. It was heartening to see the children dressed as Dr.Kalam himself. With elegant T-shirts outlining the message of the event “Dream Big, Do Big”, the children of the school and staff lighted candles in Dr.Kalam’s memory. Everywhere you turned you could see the inspirational quotes by Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on huge flexes. They even distributed saplings as an indication of encouraging a new life, thus giving way to a purer and greener nation. Iris believes that remembering this great leader on his birthday world serve as a reminder to the entire community of what each one of us can do to contribute in our own way to the development of oneself, our nation and ultimately the world.
The event was flagged off by Dr. Boora Narsaiah Goud, hon’ble MP.
The enthusiasm of the children and the rest of the crowd was proof that Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam is the most inspirational leader that India has produced. As the event concluded the feeling in the air was of extreme satisfaction and hope for a golden future. All this was possible because of the efforts of the iris school management, children and staff.
Sirish Turlapati, CMD of iris florets-the happy play school along with the school children, staff, parents and other directors participated in the event.