8th September is celebrated as the feast of the Nativity of Mary, or Birth of the Virgin Mary. A feast for the Nativity of Mary began in the fifth century.
Universal English High School celebrated the feast of Nativity of Mary with lots of enthusiasm. The altar was splendidly and beautiful arranged with Mother Mary statue, candles and flowers. The entire school was having a ecclesiastic look.
Students assembled in the school premises by 7.30 A.M. and the feast celebration started at sharp 8 A.M. Melodious hymns were sung by the students irrespective of their caste or religion. The Offertory was done by the flower girls. They offered Bible, candle of students, school building in the feet of Mother Mary.
There was Bible reading followed by a short prayer and adoration.
Birthday Cake was cut for the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It was truly a joyous occasion among the students of all the religions.
Celebration of the Nativity of our Blessed Mother Mary