May 27, 2024 22:24 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
Bibhav Kumar's bail, if granted, will be a death threat for me and my family: Swati Maliwal to Delhi HC | Now we don't trust Gujarat govt: High Court raps State and local body over Rajkot gaming zone fire incident | Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal requests Supreme Court to extend his interim relief by 7 days in liquor policy case | Cyclone Remal leaves trail of destruction in West Bengal, claims 2 lives, downpour continues | 'Man-made disaster': Gujarat High Court takes suo motu cognizance of Rajkot gaming zone fire that killed 27 people
Loreto College, Kolkata celebrates Earth Day
Earth Day
Photo courtesy: PR Team

Loreto College, Kolkata celebrates Earth Day

| @indiablooms | 29 Apr 2024, 03:28 pm

As part of the Earth Day celebrations, the W.E.Nature Society in collaboration with the NSS unit of Loreto College, Kolkata and Tarumitra “ Friends of Trees” jointly celebrated Earth Day on April 18 and19, April 2024.

Photo courtesy: PR TeamPhoto courtesy: PR Team

The two-day event centred around eco-friendly group activities organized for the college students on Day 1 and for the school students on Day 2.

The inaugural session began with a prayer song and a welcome address by Dr. Sr. A. Nirmala, Sister-in-Charge, Loreto College followed by Planting a Promise in which seeds of Aparajita, Red Lucky Seed, White and Pink Kachnar were sown by Dr. Sr. A. Nirmala, society heads, students and teachers.

Photo courtesy: PR TeamPhoto courtesy: PR Team

A documentary was shown on the role of Tarumitra in promoting ecological sensitivity among students.

On both days the students actively participated in meaningful eco-friendly group activities like making bird baths,  bird feeders, seed bombs, nest making, eco-friendly Rangoli, best out of waste and Earth meditation.

Photo courtesy: PR TeamPhoto courtesy: PR Team

The activities were organized to sensitize the students to conserve natural resources and make optimum use of the resources available to promote sustainable practices and to encourage the students to adopt them.

Photo courtesy: PR TeamPhoto courtesy: PR Team

The activities helped them reflect upon their actions and captured the essence of their thought process towards preserving natural resources and saving planet Earth.  The students then presented their innovative sustainable ideas.

Support Our Journalism

We cannot do without you.. your contribution supports unbiased journalism

IBNS is not driven by any ism- not wokeism, not racism, not skewed secularism, not hyper right-wing or left liberal ideals, nor by any hardline religious beliefs or hyper nationalism. We want to serve you good old objective news, as they are. We do not judge or preach. We let people decide for themselves. We only try to present factual and well-sourced news.

Support objective journalism for a small contribution.