K1 – ‘Festivals’ theme



India is known for its cultural diversity and the festivals celebrated. The ‘Festival of Lights’ – Diwali is celebrated with a lot of splendor in India. Homes are lit by diyas and colourful lanterns are hung. People wear new clothes and children and adults burst crackers and celebrate with a lot of enthusiasm. The K1 children of Orchids The International School – Sarjapur, a well established school near Bellandur, were explained about the significance of this festival and involved in a colouring activity for which diya templates were provided.Children got completely engrossed in this activity and painted diyas in pretty colours!