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  • Celebrated Lohri For the Girl Child Date 12/01/2016

    S.D.P. College Celebrates Lohri

    Ldh.,12th Jan,2016

    S.D.P. College for Women, Ldh.celebrated Lohri For the Girl Child organizing a gala function here today in the college campus. The girls, attired in traditional and western costumes and jewellery participated in all the stage items very enthusiastically. They  presented a thrilling and eye catching bonanza of folk songs, group songs , skit and group dances both western and regional and regaled the audience. They also commemorated the very spirit of lohri singing songs like Chandi diyan Jhangra, Laddhe Di Chaddar, Banke Patola, Jadon Aundi E Lohri etc and dancing to the tune and beat of the drum.

    Dr. Veena Maan offg. Principal was the chief guest of the celebration. She wished Happy Lohri to all present and said that the celebration of such festivals like Lohri infuse a spirit of oneness among the people and revive their interest in the age old culture and heritage. She further said that there is a need to create awareness among people regarding gender equality as girls not only provide emotional support to parents in their old age but also earn name and fame for their family and society, going in for higher education and procuring lucrative jobs in the global market.

    Staff and students encircled the bonfire, danced and sang song Sunder Munderiye Ho, Tera Kaun Vichaara, Dullah Bhatti Wala……. and shared feelings of happiness on this joyous occasion. Lohri special Revari and Moongfali were distributed to all.

    Hon’ble President Sh. Balraj Bhasin also conveyed best wishes to all employees and students on this auspicious occasion