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Thursday, 27 October 2011

Deepavali celebrations in Aleeza's school

Hello bloggers,

Hope you all are well and happily crafting away. I have had such a busy week that I could hardly find time to blog though I did manage to find time for crafting.

I thought I must give you a peep into what I have been up to... So here are some pictures of Deepavali (the Indian festival of lights)  that was celebrated in a rather grand fashion in Aleeza's school - thanks to the multi-cultural school policy.


I helped decorate the lobby of the school 


This is the Principal wearing Indian clothes - don't you think she looks lovely?


Aleeza (centre) and her friend Clarissa doing craft during the celebration


One of the staff and I


The children tucking into pizza as it was one of the kid's birthday on the same day as well.
The two ladies who are standing are the class teachers - they both looked so pretty in Indian clothes. 


Enjoy!

Will come and visit soon.

Hugs,

Monica

13 comments:

Rose Petal said...

Hello Monica. What beautiful, happy pictures. This brings back so many happy memories for me when I taught in schools with the young children, fantastic occasions, and one to be treasured.
With love, Sandra xxx

Karin said...

Thanks so much for sharing the photos of the celebration! Such fantastic memories and now I'm hungry for pizza and Indian food!!

Judie said...

So cool, thanks for sharin.

Judie

Sue said...

Hello Monica,lovely photos of a great day.The children looked like they enjoyed it.
Hugs Sue

Sasha said...

Hi Monica,
Thank you for sharing your photo's, they're really lovely:)

ursula Uphof said...

Thanks for letting us see a little of your world and its celebrations. The children sure had a good time, with Pizza and all. very "multicultural" LOL

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful pictures Monica, the children look like they are having so much fun.
Kevin xx

Shakti said...

Happy Divali!Пусть сбываются все мечты и исполняются все желания!

Beverley said...

Beautiful...looks like a lot of fun...thanks for sharing it with us.

Stampin' hugz
Beverley

Crafty Cre8tions said...

Wow - the lobby looks great!! How nice that the kids get to learn about different cultures!!!

Thanks for sharing this!!!

Maria

susiestacey said...

Hi Monica - beautiful pictures , everyone looks so happy and enjoying the festivities.Love all the beautiful clothes too x Susan x

Linby said...

How lovely and the clothes look beautiful. thank you for sharing.
Linbyx

Merry said...

What wonderful photos Monica....thanks so much for sharing.