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Difference in Perception

Difference in perception or the attitude towards life can never be explained in better way than this story. In an arid open space when the sun was unleashing his atrocities by letting loose his heat waves on every mortal under … Continue reading

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RESULTS OF THE SPELLING BEE

Spelling Bee Contest 1st place    Jousha Mark George         2    A 2ndplace    Sahana Keshav                  2    J 3rd Place   Alwyn Sebastian               2    B

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Ever wondered why the spelling competition is called a spelling bee?

In Shakespearean time, the word “bees”  refers to a community social gathering at which friends and neighbours join together in a single activity (sewing, quilting, Farmers would organize ‘apple bees’ or ‘husking bees’ and housewives would get together in ‘sewing … Continue reading

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WHERE THE MIND IS WITHOUT FEAR

What is the most common spectacle we witness on Independence Day besides the usual flag hoisting, army parades, patriotic speeches about our freedom fighters or movies about our struggle for freedom? Every one of us would have seen little boys … Continue reading

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Results of the poetry writing, short story writing and declamation

The month of July saw the Pierian Spring bustling with activities. Three competitions were organised all of which received overwhelming responses from the students. Here are the results of the poetry writing competition held on the 18th of June 1st … Continue reading

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AMIGO!

Walter Winchell once said “A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out”.  True, they make us laugh, they make us cry and they care for us as if they are from our … Continue reading

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