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Happy New Year 2021

Thank you to all the Darshan Academy students, teachers and parents and everybody involved in education. This year has been a year of many challenges which everybody has faced around the planet. But our students, parents and schools have embraced these challenges and have come up with positive solutions and new ways of learning. Thank you to all involved in the education process, and for the inspiring way our resilient children have adapted to the new ways of learning. Thank you to the wonderful DA staff who have given creative solutions to provide a supportive learning experience and also to our dear parents for supporting the learning process at home and moving to online learning when it was needed. Darshan Academy will continue to provide successful learning and we look forward to many milestones of achievement in 2021. We wish you a very happy, peaceful, healthy and safe New Year. Wishes from Darshan Education Foundation

(January 1, 2021)


Happy New Year 2021

Thank you to all the Darshan Academy students, teachers and parents and everybody involved in education. This year has been a year of many challenges which everybody has faced around the planet. But our students, parents and schools have embraced these challenges and have come up with positive solutions and new ways of learning. Thank you to all involved in the education process, and for the inspiring way our resilient children have adapted to the new ways of learning. Thank you to the wonderful DA staff who have given creative solutions to provide a supportive learning experience and also to our dear parents for supporting the learning process at home and moving to online learning when it was needed. Darshan Academy will continue to provide successful learning and we look forward to many milestones of achievement in 2021. We wish you a very happy, peaceful, healthy and safe New Year. - Wishes from Darshan Education Foundation -

(January 1, 2021)


Webinar, “Challenging the Challenges,” at IIT Madras

In line with the Covid-mandated transition from in-person programs to online presentations, Darshan Education Foundation hosted a webinar at IIT Madras this past August: “Challenging the Challenges.” In a time when the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented situations, such as lockdowns and the disruption of normal lives by restricting human beings in limited spaces, taking care of mental health and emotional wellbeing are of vital importance. The webinar focused on managing stress and the role of meditation in attaining calmness and clarity. The introduction to the program included a brief description of the role played by Darshan Education Foundation in the holistic development of students. Founded in 1995 by world renowned spiritual Master Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj, a former student of IIT Madras, students are trained to be citizens of a global community whose prosperity and well-being depend on harmony and co-operation. The webinar presenter, Ms Sharma, was able to interact with participants through a series of questions and answers, delivering a content-rich lecture merging technical details and science. Students learned how meditation can make a positive difference in their life and help them deal with the stress and challenges of life. Participants included engineering students, faculty, administrative staff, and alumni. Students who attended were awarded participatory certificates. Post-class feedback was uniformly positive.

(October 10, 2020)


Art Integration Activities in Accountancy and Business Studies

Art Integration projects incorporated by CBSE were taken up in XI grade at Darshan Academy Delhi. The students of XI grade, Commerce section integrated art work in Accountancy and Business Studies in the form of puzzles, posters and rangoli.

(October 10, 2020)


Happy Teacher's Day 2020

Happy Teacher's Day! Thank you for your exemplary dedication, kind words, motivation, interactive online lessons, enjoyable classes, commitment and work during this challenging year. We honour you and thank you for helping our students grow and making a positive impact in their lives.

(September 5, 2020)


Healthy Living through Meditation

Healthy Living through Meditation All the Darshan Academy teachers and administrators from around India, participated in an online talk on 28 July 2020. The topic of the talk was "Healthy Living through Meditation." The session was very beneficial for finding calm during the stress caused by the pandemic. Participants meditated together during the online event and learned the benefits of a healthy lifestyle through meditation. The event was organised by Darshan Education Foundation.

(August 17, 2020)


Darshan Academies – A Pace Setter

If the current crisis Covid-19 teaches us anything, it is that there is a need across all educational sectors to plan for sustainable, quality, and flexible learning options. When we think about flexible learning, we inevitably think about educational technologies. Darshan Academies are always known for setting a benchmark for themselves. The teachers of Darshan Academies are using the following educational technology tools to mitigate the impact of lockdown i.e. academic loss to students from Nursery to class XII in the new academic session 2020-21: 1. WhatsApp • Sharing of lessons in the form of text, video and audio file with the students • Assignments being given at the end of each lesson, and students answering to those assignments through text and audio files • Teacher students interactions, Feedbacks, Doubt clearing. 2. Use of other free educational technology tools like Zoom App, Flow Book etc. by teachers where wi-fi is available at both ends i.e. teachers and students. 3. YouTube Keeping the students of Darshan Academies engaged in self-learning, chapter wise videos as well as audios of classes X and XII are being uploaded on YouTube, which would be followed by uploading of videos as well as audios of other classes as well. The link of YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/DarshanAcademyOnline 4. The following educational portals are also being used by teachers: • Diksha portal of the government-www.diksha.gov.in where students from classes VI to XII can get the following information about the main subjects: - Explanation of content through PPTs and Videos - Question Bank - Experiential content - Lesson Plan - Focus spot - Curiosity questions - Learning outcomes • SWYAMPRABHA – a group of 32 DTH channels devoted to telecasting of high quality educational programme for secondary education (classes IX to XII) apart from higher education on 24x7 basis

(April 4, 2020)


Mother’s Recipe Competition, Darshan Academy, Ludhiana

A Mother’s Recipe competition was organized for classes Nursery to II on February 24, 2020 at Darshan Academy, Ludhiana. The aim of this competition was to make students and parents aware of nutritious, vegetarian food. The students' dishes were judged by Ms. Neeru who was delighted to see the efforts made by their mothers. She poised questions to students that were related to their dishes and judged them on their knowledge of the dish. The competition ended with scrumptious delights.

(March 2, 2020)


Baby Show, Jagdishpura Kaithal

Darshan Academy, Jagdishpura Kaithal organised a baby show on February 23, 2020 for the 2 to 5 year olds which consisted of fancy dress, rhyme recitations and colouring competitions. The tiny-tots entertained everyone with their talent and cute performances.

(March 2, 2020)


Dance Club Community Outreach, Delhi

Kirpal Week of Loving Kindness is celebrated by doing community service. Twenty Darshan Academy, Delhi dance club students along with two teachers, visited Kamala Bakshi Vanprastha Ashram in Rohini, to show gratitude and respect towards the elderly people living there. Children distributed woolen clothes, eatables and juices and spent quality time with them by interacting and listening to their stories. The elderly shared openly their experiences, problems and their interests. Students also performed dances and sang many songs and bhajans. It was an overwhelming experience for everyone. One elderly resident appreciated and thanked everyone for expressing their love and concern. Others were also very happy and thanked the school for taking such great initiatives in imbibing values in teachers and students.

(March 2, 2020)


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