- (L – R) – Kavita Sahay, Vice Chairperson of VIBGYOR Group of Schools, Sandip Soparrkar, Shilpa Singh, Atika Farooqui, Vaibhav Guray, Daljeet Kaur, Rashna Todiwalla, Pranay Pradhan
VIBGYOR Viva a nationally renowned inter school festival, with involvement of students from all over India celebrated its 9th edition in Mumbai on December 17, 2017. Viva is designed to enrich and enlighten students by bringing alive their creativity. It provides an opportunity to the students to perform in front of a large audience, which thereby boosts their confidence and helps them overcome stage fear.
The festival witnessed an enthusiastic participation of around 1300 students from 450 Schools across 7 cities, who battled to win the coveted Viva title in five premier categories – Voice of Viva (Indian), Voice of Viva (Western), Swing n Swirl (Solo Dance), Swing n Swirl (Group Dance) and Viva Nova (Personality Contest). Eminent personalities including choreographer Sandip Soparrkar, popular actors Daljeet Kaur, Vaibhav Guray and other prominent faces graced the mega evening making it one of the best occasions. The event also witnessed the presence of renowned personalities from the entertainment industry like Piyush Mishra, Sandeep Rajora, Naveen Saini, Karanuday Jenjani and many more.
Mr Rustom Kerawalla, Founder Chairman, VIBGYOR Group of Schools announced PUNE as the hosting city for VIBGYOR VIVA’s decade celebration next year.
Winners of VIBGYOR Viva 9 were:
Voice of Viva (Indian):
Jatin Bidkar from Kolhapur was announced as the Winner of Voice of Viva (Indian)
Voice of Viva (Western):
Srishti Pabra from Mumbai was the Winner of Voice of Viva (Western)
Swing n Swirl (Solo Dance):
Utsav Patanwadia from Vadodara became the Winner of Swing n Swirl (Solo Dance)
Swing n Swirl (Group Dance):
Black Pantherz from Mumbai were the Winners of Swing n Swirl (Group Dance)
Viva Nova – Personality Contest (Boys and Girls):
Anoushka Kulkarni from Kolhapur and Ayush Singhal from Surat were crowned the Winners of Viva Nova.
While cheering the students, Ms Kavita Sahay, Vice Chairperson, VIBGYOR Group of Schools said, “I would like to congratulate the winners and the entire team for putting up such an outstanding show. Our motive is to encourage large number of students to participate and to tap their inherent potential through such activities which helps in their holistic development.”
About VIBGYOR Group of Schools
Founded in 2004, VIBGYOR Group of Schools is a leading chain of Schools known for its quality education and academic excellence. The VIBGYOR Schools offer a unique range of world class educational services for the holistic development of students in curricular and co-curricular studies. Under the leadership of Mr. Rustom Kerawalla, Founder Chairman of the institution, VIBGYOR Group is set to explore new horizons with 29 schools in seven major cities, reaching out to more than 34,000 (42,000) students nationwide. VIBGYOR High caters to the students from Grade 1 to Grade 12, and VIBGYOR Kids to the pre-primary segment with a student-teacher ratio of 10:1 on an average. VIBGYOR Group’s recent addition is a chain of schools offering CBSE Board curriculum- VIBGYOR Roots (pre-primary division) and VIBGYOR Rise (a Primary and Secondary School) which will address the increasing demand for educational institutions and impart quality education with a wider outreach. VIBGYOR High provides a mixed spectrum of national and international levels of education in affiliation with ICSE, CBSE and University of Cambridge International Examinations (IGCSE and A-levels). A diverse experiential and integrated learning programme is the key highlight of VIBGYOR’s curriculum. The Group has been consistently nurturing young talent, guiding students towards bigger platforms. Anvita Telang, a ‘Doodle4Google’ contest National winner and Aditya Mittal, who received the ‘National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement 2016’ from the Hon’ble President of India are some of the recent examples of the exceptional achievements by students of VIBGYOR.